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| On May 8, 2022 9:48 AM IST

CSK vs DC IPL 2022: Is Prithvi Shaw Playing Today? Here’s the update


Prithvi Shaw IPL 2022 CSK vs DC: The Delhi Capitals (DC) are currently in a penultimate position during the ongoing 15th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). The Rishabh Pant-led DC team have witnessed a total of 5 victories and conceded as many losses in the season taking the fifth slot on the points table. Delhi Capitals will now be locking horns with the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in a crucial game on 8 May (Sunday) at the Dr DY Patil Sports Academy in Mumbai.

CSK vs DC IPL 2022: Is Prithvi Shaw Playing Today? Here’s the update

In an unfortunate blow, star opening batsman Prithvi Shaw was not available for selection in the Delhi Capitals’ previous game against Sunrisers Hyderabad. The DC in-form opener was reportedly unwell before the game and that was the reason for his surprising absence. However, ahead of the important match against Chennai Super Kings, Shaw has been admitted in a hospital as he continues to recover from fever.

In the ongoing edition of the Indian Premier League, Prithvi Shaw has looked in an impressive touch and has been a crucial part of the Delhi Capitals batting line-up. The explosive opener has smashed an amazing total of 259 runs from just 9 games at a phenomenal strike-rate of close to 160.

Prithvi Shaw Stats in IPL

Matches Runs Strike-Rate IPL 2022 Performance Recent Form
62 1564 149.04 259 runs (9 games) 5, 0, 37, 41, 16, 51, 61


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Chennai Super Kings vs Delhi Capitals: Possible DC Playing 11

In the absence of Shaw, Mandeep Singh will retain his place in the Delhi Capitals playing XI for the today IPL match against Chennai Super Kings. However, it remains to be seen whether left-arm spinner Axar Patel is available for selection or not.

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DC Playing 11
1. Mandeep Singh
2. David Warner
3. Mitchell Marsh
4. Rishabh Pant (C & WK)
5. Rovman Powell

6. Lalit Yadav
7. Ripal Patel/Axar Patel
8. Shardul Thakur
9. Khaleel Ahmed
10. Anrich Nortje
11. Kuldeep Yadav

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CSK vs DC Head to Head


CSK won DC Won No Results

Overall (26 matches)


10 0
Last 5 IPL Matches 1 4



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