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| On Oct 12, 2021 11:50 PM IST

IPL KKR vs DC, Qualifier 2: Possible Playing 11 of Delhi Capitals

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DC Playing 11: In the Qualifier 2 of the Indian Premier League 2021, the Delhi Capitals will be up against the Kolkata Knight Riders team. The DC team were the best side in the league stage, and would look to play like one.

The Delhi Capitals have been one of the best teams in the tournament, and will be looking to seal the match on the back of experienced players. In the Qualifier 1, they batted well to post a strong total of 174 runs on the board. But the bowlers could not keep it tight and the opposition chased down the score in the last over, and have a scope of improvement.


Team News

  • The team lost the Qualifier 1 against Chennai Super Kings.
  • DC is expected to include Marcus Stonins in the Playing in place of Tom Curran.

DC Playing 11 (likely)

The Delhi Capitals have not been at their best in the last 3 league matches, and will certainly be under pressure. They have not been able to play well as a team, which is the cause of their loss in the last game. The team’s batting performance was impressive in the last game, but it was an average effort from the bowlers, who failed to defend the total and would look to improve their performances.

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The team management is expected to include Marcus Stoinis for the important fixture in place of Tom Curran. The all rounder was out of the team due to hamstring issues. While no other changes are expected in the Playing 11 of the team.

DC Playing 11 (likely)


1. Prithvi Shaw
2. Shikhar Dhawan
3. Shreyas Iyer
4. Rishabh Pant (c & wk)
5. Shimron Hetmyer
6. Marcus Stoinis
7. Axar Patel
8. Ravichandran Ashwin
9. Kagiso Rabada
10. Anrich Nortje
11. Avesh Khan


Delhi Capitals Squad

DC Squad:  Rishabh Pant (c and wk), Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer, Ajinkya Rahane, Amit Mishra, Avesh Khan, Axar Patel, Ishant Sharma, Kagiso Rabada, Prithvi Shaw, Ravichandran Ashwin, Lalit Yadav, Marcus Stoinis, Shimron Hetmyer, Ben Dwarshuis, Anrich Nortje, Steve Smith, Umesh Yadav, Ripal Patel, Lukman Hussain Meriwala, M Siddharth, Tom Curran, Sam Billings, Pravin Dubey, Vishnu Vinod


Where to Watch KKR vs DC Live IPL 2021

WATCH KKR vs DC LIVE on Star Sports TV Network in different languages like Star Sports  1 English, Star Sports 1 Hindi, Star Sports 1 Tamil, Star Sports 1 Telugu, Star Sports 1 Kannada, and Star Sports Malayalam.The match can also be streamed live on the Disney+Hotstar app by taking their monthly or yearly membership plan. The telecom operators, Vodafone Idea, Airtel, and Jio are offering different plans for their customers bundled with Disney+ Hotstar app to WATCH KKR vs DC Qualifier 2 Indian Premier League 2021. All the cricketing nations including 100 countries will be able to view the Indian Premier League 2021 on their Television Sets.


4 Fantasy picks for Kolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi Capitals from DC

1. Shikhar Dhawan

The leading run scorer of the Delhi Capitals team in this season would look to be a key contributor to the team in the Qualifier 1. Dhawan has displayed his ability to play mature innings in pressure and stabilize the team well. In this season, he has amassed 551 runs at an average of 39.35.

Name Matches Runs Average
Shikhar Dhawan 15 551 39.35

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2. Anrich Nortje

Anrich will be crucial for the team’s prospect in playing finals in a consecutive manner. He has been pitch perfect with his lengths and right pace going with him. In this tournament, he has taken 10 wickets at a fine average, and would look to keep the same form going.

Name Matches Wickets Average
Anrich Nortje 7 10 15.6

3. Rishabh Pant

The captain of the team has been making valuable contributions to the team throughout the season. He scored a half century in the last game to help the team in posting a good total on the board, and has accumulated 413 runs at an average of 37.54. Pant will serve as the backbone of the team in the middle order.

Name Matches Runs Average
Rishabh Pant 15 413 37.54

4. Shreyas Iyer

Shreyas has not been consistent with his contributions, but has the capability to bounce back harder in this fixture. With his acrobatic fielding efforts in the last game, he must be upbeat to perform well with the bat, and has a total of 145 runs in 7 matches at an average of 29.

Name Matches Runs Average
Shreyas Iyer 7 145 29

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