| On Apr 27, 2021 4:30 PM IST

DC vs RCB Dream11 IPL Today Match Prediction 27 April [STATS for GRAND LEAGUE – Batting, Bowling, Team, Pitch]


DC vs RCB IPL 2021: The 14th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) has reached the world’s largest cricket spectacle, the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad and now it is time for Delhi Capitals (DC) to take on the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in the second match at the wonderful venue on April 27. The Delhi Capitals are coming into this game after three consecutive wins while the Royal Challengers Bangalore suffered a big loss against Chennai in their last match but have won four brilliant games this season. In the 26 games played between these two teams, RCB are ahead with 15 wins to their name and DC have won 10 matches while one game ended as a no-result fixture. However, both DC and RCB will now be eyeing to do well on a consistent basis in this crucial phase of the tournament.

DC vs RCB Today Match Prediction Details

Fixture Name: VIVO IPL, Delhi Capitals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore

Competition: VIVO IPL

Date: 27 April

Time: 7:30 PM IST

Ground: Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad

Team Form Guide:
DC (recent last): W W W L W
RCB (recent last): L W W W W

Brief score of the last result at the venue: Kolkata Knight Riders 126/5 defeat Punjab Kings 123/9 by 5 wickets in the 21st match of IPL 2021.

Ahmedabad Pitch Report: This will be just the second match of the season at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad and the conditions are expected to be better for batting. The pacers and the spinners will also get some amount of assistance as seen in the first game. The dew factor will come into play in the second innings with the par score being around 160-170.

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DC vs RCB Playing 11

DC Team News

Injury Update, Unavailability

  • Ravichandran Ashwin has taken a break from IPL 2021 due to the Covid-19 pandemic situation in his family.

READ Delhi Capitals STAR Indian Player Withdraws from IPL 2021

Expected Team Changes

  • Ishant Sharma is likely to come in for Ravichandran Ashwin.
  • Rishabh Pant will captain the team and also take the gloves.
  • Prithvi Shaw and Shikhar Dhawan will open the batting.
  • Steve Smith, Rishabh Pant, Marcus Stoinis and Shimron Hetmyer will form part of the middle-order.
  • Kagiso Rabada, Ishant Sharma, Amit Mishra, Axar Patel and Avesh Khan will be their main bowlers.

DC Playing 11 (likely)
Shikhar Dhawan
Prithvi Shaw
Steve Smith
Rishabh Pant
Marcus Stoinis
Shimron Hetmyer
Axar Patel
Amit Mishra
Kagiso Rabada
Ishant Sharma
Avesh Khan

RCB Team News

Injury Update, Unavailability

  • The duo of Adam Zampa and Kane Richardson have already pulled out of the remainder IPL 2021 season due to personal reasons.

READ 2 RCB Overseas Players Pull Out of IPL 2021

Expected Team Changes

  • They are unlikely to change their combination.
  • Virat Kohli will captain the team.
  • AB de Villiers will take the gloves.
  • Virat Kohli, Devdutt Padikkal, AB de Villiers and Glenn Maxwell will be their main batsmen.
  • Mohammed Siraj, Kyle Jamieson, Yuzvendra Chahal, Harshal Patel and Navdeep Saini will be their key bowlers.

RCB Playing 11 (likely)
Devdutt Padikkal
Virat Kohli
AB de Villiers
Glenn Maxwell
Daniel Christian
Washington Sundar
Kyle Jamieson
Harshal Patel
Navdeep Saini
Mohammed Siraj
Yuzvendra Chahal

Who will win today match

The Delhi Capitals will once again bank upon the likes of Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Steve Smith, Rishabh Pant and Marcus Stoinis to come good in the batting department. Avesh Khan, Rabada, Mishra and Axar Patel will be crucial with the ball on this pitch. On the other hand, Royal Challengers Bangalore will hope that their in-form batters, Devdutt Padikkal, Virat Kohli, Glenn Maxwell and AB de Villiers deliver with the bat while Harshal Patel, Jamieson, Navdeep Saini and Mohammed Siraj will be their key bowlers. It is expected to be a neck-to-neck contest between two quality teams. In our Dream 11 Today Match Prediction we back Royal Challengers Bangalore to win this match.

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Fantasy Cricket Tips, Captain & Differential Pick

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DC vs RCB Dream11 Prediction

Grand League Team 1

We are picking Shikhar Dhawan as the Captain of this team as he is currently the leading run-getter in this tournament with 259 runs in 5 games.

WICKET-KEEPERS: Rishabh Pant, AB de Villiers
BATSMEN: Shikhar Dhawan (C), Virat Kohli, Glenn Maxwell (VC)
ALL-ROUNDERS: Axar Patel, Washington Sundar
BOWLERS: Avesh Khan, Mohammed Siraj, Amit Mishra, Navdeep Saini

Grand League Team 2

We are picking Virat Kohli as the Captain of this team because he smashed a phenomenal total of 231 runs in the T20I series against England at the same venue.

BATSMEN: Virat Kohli (C), Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Glenn Maxwell, Devdutt Padikkal
ALL-ROUNDERS: Axar Patel, Daniel Christian
BOWLERS: Mohammed Siraj, Harshal Patel, Avesh Khan

Grand League Team 3

We are making Glenn Maxwell as the Captain in this team as he has already smashed two brilliant match-winning fifties in this competition so far.

BATSMEN: Shikhar Dhawan, Glenn Maxwell (C), Devdutt Padikkal, Steve Smith (VC)
ALL-ROUNDERS: Marcus Stoinis, Axar Patel
BOWLERS: Harshal Patel, Kagiso Rabada, Avesh Khan, Mohammed Siraj

Grand League Team 4

We are choosing Prithvi Shaw as the Captain of this team due to his remarkable half-centuries against CSK and SRH in IPL 2021.

WICKET-KEEPERS: Rishabh Pant, AB de Villiers
BATSMEN: Virat Kohli, Glenn Maxwell, Prithvi Shaw (C), Devdutt Padikkal (VC)
ALL-ROUNDERS: Marcus Stoinis
BOWLERS: Avesh Khan, Harshal Patel, Amit Mishra, Yuzvendra Chahal

Kuljyot Singh

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