Delhi Capitals vs Kings XI Punjab Dream11 Prediction Team | DC vs KXIP Prediction, Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Tips: Playing XI, Pitch Report & Injury Update – IPL 2020, Match 2
The 2nd match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 will be played between the Delhi Capitals and the Kings XI Punjab at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai.
This game is scheduled to start at 07:30 PM IST (06:00 PM local time) (02:00 PM UTC). The game will be telecasted on the Star Sports Network (Available in English, Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada and Bengali). Also, live streaming will be available on Disney+ Hotstar For Pc.
DC vs KXIP Match 2 Weather Report
It will be a clear sunny day in Dubai on Sunday. The temperatures will range in the early 30s while the humidity levels will also be quite high. Moreover, there will be a gentle breeze blowing around.
The pitches at this venue tend to be slow and hence could test the batsmen. Chasing seems to be difficult at this venue. But the humidity levels could quicken the pitch slightly. Also, the dew might come into play during the 2nd innings.
Average first innings score: 138 (Last four T20Is played at this venue)
Record of chasing teams: Won – 1, Lost – 3, Tied – 0
DC vs KXIP Today’s Probable Playing XIs:
Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw/Ajinkya Rahane, Shimron Hetmyer, Shreyas Iyer (c), Rishabh Pant (wk), Marcus Stoinis, Harshal Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Kagiso Rabada, Sandeep Lamichhane, Amit Mishra.
Bench: Prithvi Shaw/Ajinkya Rahane, Lalit Yadav, Axar Patel, Keemo Paul, Daniel Sams, Alex Carey, Ishant Sharma, Mohit Sharma, Avesh Khan, Tushar Despande, Anrich Nortje.
Kings XI Punjab:
KL Rahul (c), Mayank Agarwal, Sarfaraz Khan, Glenn Maxwell, Mandeep Singh, Nicholas Pooran (wk), Krishnappa Gowtham, Mohammed Shami, Ravi Bishnoi, Mujeeb-ur-Rahman, Sheldon Cottrell/Chris Jordan.
Bench: Chris Gayle, Harpreet Brar, Tajinder Singh, Deepak Hooda, James Neesham, Simran Singh, Sheldon Cottrell/Chris Jordan, Karun Nair, Ishan Porel, Arshdeep Singh, Darshan Nalkande, Murugan Ashwin, Jagadeesha Suchith, Hardus Viljoen.
DC vs KXIP Top Picks for Today’s Dream11 Match:
KL Rahul scored 562 runs in 13 innings last season at an average of 51 and a strike rate of 143. He also registered 6 fifties.
Glenn Maxwell is in top form with the bat and also got a century in the 3rd ODI against England. He can come handy with the ball too.
Shreyas Iyer mustered 463 runs in 16 matches last year. He is expected to raise the bar further this year.
Shikhar Dhawan scored 521 runs in 16 matches in IPL 2019. He could have a big role to play on the UAE pitches.
Captain and Vice-Captain Selection:
Captain Options – KL Rahul, Glenn Maxwell, Ravichandran Ashwin
Vice-Captain Options – Shreyas Iyer, Shikhar Dhawan, Rishabh Pant
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for DC vs KXIP Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Keeper – Rishabh Pant, KL Rahul (c)
Batters – Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer (vc), Mandeep Singh
All-Rounders – Glenn Maxwell, Krishnappa Gowtham
Bowlers – Kagiso Rabada, Ravichandran Ashwin, Mohammed Shami, Mujeeb-ur-Rahman
Rishabh Pant can be a very good option as a multiplier. But the left-hander can blow hot and cold and thus it is better not to pick him as your multiplier for Dream11 Fantasy, at least in the first game.