IPL 2020 Match 38- Delhi vs. Punjab Predictions, Fantasy picks, and Probable XI
Delhi Capitals take on Kings XI Punjab tonight, October 20, 2020, in the 38th match of IPL 2020 at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai.
Delhi Capitals sit at the apex of the points table with 14 points whereas Punjab is on the 7th position with 6 points. Punjab though has won their last two games and are looking to make a comeback with full force to qualify for the play-offs. Let's take a look at the Fantasy picks, predictions, and probable XI for this game.
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Shreyas Iyer has scored 321 runs in 9 matches this season at a strike rate of 132. He shoulders the responsibility of being the teams captain quite well and it is under his leadership that Delhi Capitals are on the top in the points table.
Captain and Vice-Captain
KL Rahul this seasons highest run scorer so far with 525 runs under his belt at a strike rate of 135. He is showing his class and form in every game and has half-centuries in his last three games of this season. Shikhar Dhawan scored an unbeaten 101 in Delhi Capitals last match. Gabbar has amassed 359 runs in 9 matches at a strike rate of 143 and he provides the explosive opening Delhi require to post a high score ahead.
Kagiso Rabada is this seasons current purple cap holder with 19 wickets in 9 matches at an economy rate of 7.68. With Rabada and Anrich Nortje, Delhi Capitals have a strong bowling line-up.
This season for Glenn Maxwell can be summarized in one word- Disappointing. He has managed to score 58 runs in 9 matches and the batsman who usually sends the ball over the boundary line, has not hit a single six this season.
Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje are the deadly duo of bowlers at Delhi Capitals side. Mohammad Shami proved in Punjabs match against Mumbai Indians that he can bowl accurate, match-winning yorkers as well.
Predictions, My XI, and Probable XI
Anything can happen in this game. KL Rahul is at his absolute best and Punjab now has Chris Gayle on their side but Delhi's bowling line-up is to be feared. As far as Fantasy Prediction goes, Punjab might take this one away.
My XI – KL Rahul (Captain), Shikhar Dhawan (Vice-Captain), Anrich Nortje, Mayank Agarwal, Chris Gayle, Shreyas Iyer, Marcus Stoinis, Mohammad Shami, Kagiso Rabada, Prithvi Shaw, Nicholas Pooran.
Probable XI (KXIP)- KL Rahul (C,wk), Mayank Agarwal, Chris Gayle, Nicholas Pooran, Glenn Maxwell, Deepak Hooda, Chris Jordan, M Ashwin, Ravi Bishnoi, Arshdeep Singh, Mohammed Shami.
Probable XI (DC)- Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer (C), Shimron Hetmyer, Rishabh Pant (wk), Marcus Stoinis, Axar Patel, R Ashwin, Tushar Deshpande, Kagiso Rabada Anrich Nortje.