DC vs RCB Dream11: The 22nd match of the Indian Premier League 2021 will witness Royal Challengers Bangalore up against Delhi Capitals. The Royal Challengers have won 4 of their 5 matches, while Delhi Capitals have also the same wins in 5 matches.
Fixture name: Match 22
Competition: IPL 2021
Date: Tuesday, April 27 2021
Time: 07:30 PM IST
Team Form Guide:
DC in Last 5 Matches (recent last): W W L W W
RCB in Last 5 Matches (recent last): L W W W W
Standings: RCB 3,DC 2
Ground: Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Kolkata Knight Riders 126/5 won by 5 wickets against Punjab Kings 123/9 in the Match 21 of IPL 2021
Pitch Report: The pitch is best suited for the batsmen and has a fast outfield with short boundaries and the average total score is 170.
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DC vs RCB Playing 11:
Bangalore is playing very good this season, they have won 4/5 games, which they just lost to CSK, that was their most terrible performance out of all. The squad looks very balanced this year, with a lot of options, they have a number of overseas stars. Just after the last game, the Aussie bowlers Kane Richardson and Adam Zampa have gone back to Australia, citing their personal reasons. Maxwell is having a excellent season and ABD is just being himself. The performance of Kohli and Paddikal at the top-order will be crucial for the team.
Injury update, unavailability: None
Expected team changes: The team is expected to play with the same line-up
RCB Playing 11 (likely)
1. Virat Kohli(c)
2. Devdutt Padikkal
3. Shahbaz Ahmed
4. Glenn Maxwell
5. AB de Villiers(wk)
6. Washington Sundar
7. Daniel Christian
8. Kyle Jamieson
9. Harshal Patel
10. Mohammed Siraj
11. Yuzvendra Chahal
Delhi won their last game in the super over against the Hyderabad team. They batted not so well, and bowled decently to get to the super over. R Ashwin has left the bubble and joined his family, who are battling with covid, he hopes to return soon for the team. Lalit Yadav could make his way back into the XI this game. Axar Patel is back in the XI, and has performed very well in the last game, plus the super over.The consistency of Dhawan and Shaw would like to maintain the same form.
Injury update, unavailability: Ravichandran Ashwin unavailable for the rest of the IPL
Expected team changes: The team is expected to bring Lalit Yadav in place of Ashwin
DC Playing 11 (likely)
1. Shikhar Dhawan
2. Prithvi Shaw
3. Steven Smith
4. Rishabh Pant (c&wk)
5. Shimron Hetmyer
6. Marcus Stoinis
7. Lalit Yadav
8. Axar Patel
9. Kagiso Rabada
10. Amit Mishra
11. Avesh Khan
Who will win today IPL match
Royal Challengers Bangalore will win this game. This team has to be to their best to win this game, RCB is in a solid form and their openers Virat and Padikkal look to be back in good touch too, so it will be exciting to see this contest. Delhi’s bowling has become strong after Rabada’s return, but he hasn’t been able to take wickets, which can be a blessing for RCB. Bangalore’s bowling is the best this year, they have got a decent bowling lineup with Jamieson & Harshal performing good and taking wickets when needed. It will be interesting to see who wins the DC vs RCB Dream 11 Today match Prediction.
Fantasy Cricket Tips, Captain & Differential Pick
S Dhawan- The leading run-scorer of this season will be an important pick due to his experience and track-record in the T20 format.
T20 Career Record: 8361 Runs, Bat. AVG. 32.53
S Dhawan in IPL 2021: 259 Runs, Bat. AVG. 59.80
D Paddikal-The opener was in sublime touch this year in the domestic cricket and the century in the game against Rajasthan Royals will boost his confidence.
T20 Career Record: 1442 Runs, Bat. AVG. 45.06
D Padikkal in IPL 2021: 171 Runs, Bat. AVG. 57
H Patel-The leading wicket-taker of the tournament can be a differential pick in the DC vs RCB Dream11 prediction, due to his wicket-taking abilities.
T20 Career Record: 113 Wickets, Bowl. AVG. 24.16
H Patel in IPL 2021: 15 Wickets, Bowl. AVG. 11.13
WK: A Villiers, R Pant
Bat: D Padikkal, G Maxwell, S Dhawan, P Shaw
AR: M Stoinis, A Patel
Bowl: H Patel, K Jamieson, A Mishra