KXIP vs DC Playing 11: Daniel Sams makes his IPL debut for Delhi Capitals, Pant & Hetmyer also comes

IPL 2020 KXIP vs DC Playing 11: The confident Kings XI will face-off with the mighty Delhi Capitals tonight at Dubai. KL Rahul and Co surely will be aiming for consecutive wins against the table-toppers who came from a win over MS Dhoni's Super Kings on Saturday.

By Mohit Sindhu, Updated : Oct 20, 2020 19:47 IST
KXIP vs DC Playing 11: Daniel Sams makes his IPL debut for Delhi Capitals, Pant & Hetmyer also comes
Kings XI Punjab vs Delhi Capitals Playing 11

KXIP vs DC Playing 11: Delhi Capitals, the table-toppers, take on confident Kings XI Punjab in a crucial encounter tonight. The match will be started on 6 PM Local Time and 7:30 acc to the IST. KL Rahul and Gayle starrer will be aiming for the consecutive win here against in-form Capitals in this upcoming marquee encounter that has been played between them at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai. Both teams can go with their same winning lineup without much changes Playing 11 of both teams are given below. 

The Universe Boss Chris Gayle's return surely boosts the team confidence. He played some eye-catching shots and the big man from Jamaica is proven very helpful or KXIP lineup. Mayank Agarwal along with their skipper KL Rahul has been exceptional for the team even then Kings XI is languishing at the bottom half of the points table. 

KXIP skipper KL Rahul acknowledged after the win over MI that KXIP failed to contain big moments early in the IPL. But now they have cleared their strategy from the last two matches that result in the winning cause.

After lost a few tight matches earlier in the tournament, Kings XI finds some momentum now KXIP managed to get on the right side of the results in the last couple of games, especially against the mighty Mumbai Indians in the IPL’s first double Super Over against Mumbai Indians on double-header Sunday's night.

Delhi Capitals have gained in confidence with a close win against Chennai Super Kings on Saturday night. The Capitals have a dream run thus far in the 13th edition of Dream11 IPL 2020 and currently leading the ladder with 14 points from 9 matches they have been played so far. KXIP have only managed to win the three matches out of nine out of those 3 wins, two has come against Virat's Men in Red.

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KXIP vs DC Playing 11:

Kings XI Punjab Playing XI

KL Rahul (C/Wk)

Mayank Agarwal

Chris Gayle

Nicholas Pooran

Glenn Maxwell

Deepak Hooda

James Neesham*

M Ashwin

Ravi Bishnoi

Arshdeep Singh

Mohammed Shami 

Delhi Capitals Playing XI

Shreyas Iyer (Captain)

Prithvi Shaw

Shikhar Dhawan

Shimron Hetmyer*

Rishabh Pant* (Wicket-keeper)

Marcus Stoinis

Axar Patel

Ravichandran Ashwin

Tushar Deshpande

Kagiso Rabada

Daniel Sams*

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Full Squads

Kings XI Punjab - KL Rahul(C/Wk), Chris Gayle, Nicholas Pooran, Glenn Maxwell, Deepak Hooda, Chris Jordan, Murugan Ashwin, Mohammed Shami, Ravi Bishnoi, Arshdeep Singh, Mandeep Singh, Karun Nair, Krishnappa Gowtham, James Neesham, Sheldon Cottrell, Sarfaraz Khan, Hardus Viljoen, Jagadeesha Suchith, Ishan Porel, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Tajinder Singh, Darshan Nalkande, Simran Singh, Harpreet Brar

Delhi Capitals - Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer(C), Marcus Stoinis, Alex Carey(Wk), Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Tushar Deshpande, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Harshal Patel, Mohit Sharma, Avesh Khan, Shimron Hetmyer, Praveen Dubey, Rishabh Pant, Sandeep Lamichhane, Keemo Paul, Daniel Sams, Lalit Yadav