IPL 2020 DC vs KXIP Dream11 Prediction: Delhi Capitals(DC) take on their old arch-rivals Kings XI Punjab(KXIP) in their opening clash of IPL 2020 at Dubai International Stadium, Dubai on Sunday. This match will be started at 6 PM Local time and 7:30 PM acc. to the IST. Both these teams will be looking to a positive start in their opening match against each other and they will be hoping to lift the IPL 2020 title for the first time in IPL history. So, let's find out the results will be going in which favour. The Shreyas Iyer-led Delhi Capitals performed really well throughout the last edition of IPL qualify for the playoffs since 2012. Their bowling as well as batting department clicks in the right direction.
On the other hand, Kings XI Punjab campaign will be little unsettled with their performance in the previous editions of IPL. However, skipper KL Rahul and his opening partner from West Indies Chris Gayle is in the great of forms in recent past and they will be looking forward to delivering the same in the upcoming edition of IPL 2020. KXIP pace attack mostly relying on Mohammad Shami, Sheldon Cottrell and the mystery spinner from Afghanistan Mujeeb Ur Rahman, who gives an outstanding performance in the recent Caribbean Premier League(CPL) for TKR. Although, they should concentrate on the middle-order so as to tick all the departments in the upcoming tournament.
Venue: Dubai (UAE)
Ground: Dubai Cricket Stadium
Day and Date: September 19, 2020
Timing: 6 PM Local Time, 7:30 PM (IST)
DC: Rishabh Pant, Shreyas Iyer, Marcus Stoinis and Kagiso Rabada
KXIP: KL Rahul, Chris Gayle, Glenn Maxwell and Mujeeb Ur Rahman
Delhi Capitals played total 24 matches with Kings XI Punjab in which DC had won 10 and the remaining 14 matches were won by KXIP in the IPL history.
KL Rahul, Chris Gayle(C), Shreyas Iyer, Rishab Pant, Shimron Hetmyer, Marcus Stoinis(VC), Glenn Maxwell,
Kagiso Rabada, Sheldon Cottrell, Mujeeb Ur Rahman and Amit Mishra
KL Rahul: Indian most stylish batsman KL Rahul will be playing an important role for his side this season of IPL 2020. This season will also be a big captaincy test for Rahul, who has been given the leadership role from the last two seasons as an opener. His pair with West Indies danger man Chris Gayle would be eye-catching and most prolific to watch through the season of IPL 2020. The duo can destroy any bowling attack which gives a much better chance for KXIP to winning their first IPL title. So, he will be a certain name in the Dream11 team.
Rishab Pant: The hard-hitting emerging player Rishabh Pant would like to make a strong statement in the upcoming season for Delhi Capitals with a strong show. After a brilliant last season for Delhi Capitals, he must be eyeing on this edition for Delhi Capitals wIth their skipper Shreyas Iyer. A good IPL 2020 would make a strong impression for the upcoming ICC T20 World Cup 2021 squad for India.
Chris Gayle: West Indies attacking and most dangerous batsman Chris Gayle will continue to be regular at the top of the order for Kings XI Punjab with their skipper KL Rahul. Both give a solid start for KXIP as they were doing in the previous editions of IPL. Gayle to have a bigger role in the team which includes mentoring of younger players as well which surely helps KXIP to lift their first-ever title this time. So, by picking him in your Dream11 team must be an extra advantage.
Shreyas Iyer: Skipper Shreyas Iyer yer scored 439 runs in 14 matches at an average of 33.76 and a strike rate of 128.39, with four fifties last season. After a successful IPL career, he has been a regular in India cricket team now. Shreyas Iyer was bought by Delhi Daredevils (Delhi Capitals now) in 2015 IPL. After taking up the captaincy for DC mid-season during IPL 2018, brought them some luck as they qualified for their first playoffs since 2012 last season. So, DC franchise will be hoping from him to deliver goods.
Shimron Hetmyer: West Indies middle-order batsman Shimron Hetmye was bought by Royal Challengers Bangalore for Rs 4.2 crore last season but failed to make an impression. RCB released him this season and now bought by Delhi Capitals for Rs 7.75 crore. Delhi Capitals has been in desperate need to have an overseas player in the middle order. So, he will be a perfect match.
Glenn Maxwell: Australian dangerous all-rounder Glenn Maxwell is in best of forms in recent times as he performs really well against England due to which Australia won the series in the mid of September 2020. Maxwell and Alex Carrey involved in a 212 run stand for 5th wicket that helped Australia winning a thrilling victory in the last encounter and take the series 2-1.
Marcus Stoinis: Another Australian all-rounder Marcus Stoinius, who is in great touch with both bat as well as ball in the previous series against England. So, he will be looking forward and wants to repeat his performance for his team.
Kagiso Rabada: He showed superb bowling skills in super over against Kolkata Knight Riders last year as he bowled Yorkers at will and defended 10 runs. He took 25 wickets in 12 matches at an average of 14.72 and an impressive economy rate of 6.82 previous edition of IPL for Delhi Capitals.
Sheldon Cottrell: West Indies star bowler Sheldon Cotrell has a unique style of celebration after picking wickets which is 'A Salute'. He is playing cricket for West Indies from last 2-3 years and he is the main strike bowler for them. So, KXIP will be relying on him in this season of IPL 2020.
Amit Mishra: Indian experienced leggy Amit Mishra is doing a really good job for DC the last couple of seasons. He can surprise any batsman with his Guggly and Wrong ones which are hard to pick for any batsman. So, by picking him in the Deam11 team will give you an extra benefit throughout the season.
Mujeeb Ur Rahman: Afghanistan mystery spinner Mujeeb Ur Rahman is doing a reasonable performance in the previous Caribbean Premier League for TKR. So, he must be a part of each Dream11 team for the upcoming edition of IPL 2020.
The 13th season of Indian Premier League starts off with defending champions Mumbai Indians taking on the runners-up Chennai Super Kings in Abu Dhabi on 19th of September 2020. Next day, Delhi Capitals and Kings XI Punjab will face each other on the different venue from the previous (Dubai Cricket Stadium, Dubai) on September 20, 2020. Delhi Capitals squad is full of many young Indian talents as they had a lack of experience in this format. They depended lots on their foreigners, let's see how well they execute their plans. On the other hand, Caption KL Rahul and West Indies threatening opener Chris Gayle starrer Kings XI Punjab will be more experience in their lineup. So, they are the hot favourites in this match of IPL 2020.