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| On Oct 7, 2021 11:46 PM IST

IPL RCB vs DC, Match 56: Possible Playing 11 of Delhi Capitals


DC Playing 11: The Delhi Capitals will lock horns with Royal Challengers Bangalore in their last league fixture and would look to be proficient with their fine set of players, who have good international experience.

The team has been performing well, and have excelled under pressure, that’s why they are positioned 1st in the points table. In their last league match, the batters were out under pressure, but the confidence of Shimron Hetmyer pulled off the game for them. While the bowlers like Axar Patel, Avesh Khan, and Anrich Nortje have been terrific to contain runs and take wickets.

Team News

  • The team is positioned 1st in the points table with 10 wins in 14 matches.
  • The team is expected to make 1-2 changes for their game against RCB.

DC Playing 11 (likely)

Delhi Capitals are through the playoffs, and will play the Qualifier 1, which will give freedom to Rishabh Pant, who can rest his main bowlers and do a couple of changes for the same. Marcus Stoinis might make his way back for this game, in place of any rested players. Hetmyer was lucky to have got it finished in the last game, and has a lot of hopes from management. Shaw should do good in this game, as he has been out of form. The team included Ripal Patel in the Playing 11, but did not perform well. In place of him, Steve Smith, Marcus Stoinis, or Lalit Yadav can make a comeback in the Playing 11.

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DC Playing 11 (likely)

1. Prithvi Shaw
2. Shikhar Dhawan
3. Steve Smith/ Marcus Stoinis/ Lalit Yadav
4. Shreyas Iyer
5 Rishabh Pant (c & wk)
6. Shimron Hetmyer
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 RCB vs DC Live IPL 2021

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4 Fantasy picks for Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi Capitals from DC

1. Shreyas Iyer

The Reliable batter would look to come back to form once again and perform well in this fixture. Shreyas returned to the field after recovering from the injury and has scored 126 runs at an an average of 42 in the Phase 2 and would look to contribute well.

Name Matches Runs Average
Shreyas Iyer 5 126 42

2. Avesh Khan

Avesh has been a revelation in this season with his pace and impeccable accuracy. He has nailed perfect yorkers and used variations well to dismiss the batters. In 13 matches, Avesh has scalped 22 wickets and has been one of the reasons for the team doing good in this season.

Name Matches Wickets Average
Avesh Khan 13 22 15.90

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3. Shimron Hetmyer

The middle order batsman has executed his role well for the DC team in this season. He has been impactful with his contributions, especially in the last league fixture, where he helped the team to seal the match in their favour by scoring 28* off 18 balls.

Name Matches Runs Average
Shimron Hetmyer 11 159 39.75

4. Axar Patel

Axar has been a silent performer for the team, and is turning out to be the match winner for DC. He comes in the middle overs and does his work perfectly with containing runs and taking wickets with his perfect line lengths and intelligence. In 9 matches of IPL 2021, Axar has scalped a total of 14 wickets at an average of 15.14, and can be the differential pick for your fantasy team.

Name Matches Wickets Average
Axar Patel 9 14 15.14

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