RR vs DC Dream11 Prediction & fantasy tips: Delhi Capitals key players for Match 23

RR vs DC Dream11 Prediction & fantasy tips: Let's look at here are some key players for Delhi Capitals in today's match against Rajasthan Royals. Samson & Rabada will be the key for their sides.

By Mohit Sindhu, Updated : Oct 09, 2020 17:19 IST
RR vs DC Dream11 Prediction & fantasy tips: Delhi Capitals key players for Match 23
IPL 2020 RR vs DC Key players for DC

IPL 2020 RR vs DC Key players for DC: The season one winners Rajasthan Royals will lock horns with Shreyas Iyer-led Delhi Capitals in a marquee encounter today at Sharjah Cricket Stadium in Sharjah. The match will begin at its normal time of 6 PM Local and 7:30 PM acc. to IST. The ground at this venue is the smallest of all in this 13th edition of fantasy cricket league IPL 2020. Shreyas Iyer and Co were in tremendous form so far in this new season of Indian Premier League. They are the top side who performed a reasonably well till now and won their 5 matches out of their 6 games played so far and standing at the 2nd spot in the points table. Jos Buttler, Sanju Samson for RR and Rishabh Pant, Kagiso Rabada for DC will be the key for their respective sides.

Rajasthan Royals, on the other hand, were looking a little unsettled so far in the tournament as they lost a couple of games and currently at the bottom-place in the IPL Points Table with just 4 points from their 5 matches. This is a big game for them the to remains in the race of playoffs, let's hope they could give DC a tough fight here at Sharjah.

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Let's look at some of DC's key players:

Shikhar Dhawan

Dhawan smashing for four
Dhawan smashing for four

Indian cricket team left-handed batsman Shikhar Dhawan is a key to the Delhi side. He usually opens the innings for Delhi Capitals in IPL. Shikhar Dhawan has been consistently performing for Delhi Capitals, he played a pivotal role in the playoffs last season for the Capitals. The southpaw has scored 4700 plus runs in his IPL career. Dhawan has the capability to single-handedly win the match for Delhi Capitals. So, he must be in almost all Dream11 fantasy teams.

Rishabh Pant 

Rishabh Pant with gloves
Rishabh Pant with gloves

Rishabh Pant is a T20 specialist and is known for his rapid innings. Pant made his IPL debut in 2016, after that he did not look back and made his name in Cricketing world. Because of impressive performance in IPL, he was called for International duty in 2018. Last season, Pant scored 480 runs in 16 matches with a strike rate of 162.69.

Marcus Stoinis

 

Stoinis celebrating after scoring a half-century
Stoinis celebrating after scoring a half-century

The Australian all-rounder Marcus Stoinis is a specialist in these shortest formats. He will play a crucial role for Delhi Capitals in both bowling and batting skills. Stoinis carry a reputation of hitting huge sixes in death overs and he would love to do the same for the Delhi side. So, he will be a great addition in Dream11 fantasy team as he will play a role with both bat and ball and including him increases the chances of more points.

Ravichandran Ashwin 

R Ashwin is a most reliable spinner for this young side of Delhi Capitals. He is a serious quality guy who can create a lot of problems with his accurate line and length. Before joining DC in 2020, he played for some other franchises as well, the most common name is Chennai Super Kings. The right-arm off-spinner is a backbone of Delhi Capitals spin attack. His carrom ball is a lethal weapon which helps him taking wickets at crucial occasions. Ashwin will be surely benefited a lot on these slow pitches in UAE.  

Shimron Hetmyer 

The West Indies aggressive lefty was released by Royal Challengers last season due to his bad performance. Delhi Capitals bought him in IPL auction 2020. Shimron confidence will be boosted with experienced players like - Shikhar Dhawan, Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer etc. He will play a key role in finishing in the innings for Delhi Capitals. The power hitter will be a good choice for fantasy Cricket team.

RR vs DC Dream11 Match Prediction: 

Rajasthan Royals will face the younger side of Shreyas Iyer-led Delhi Capitals today at Sharjah International Cricket Stadium, Sharjah. The match will start at 6 PM Local time and 7:30 IST. The Delhi Capitals side will be the upper hand for this marquee encounter as they have in the tremendous form so far in this edition of the Dream11 IPL 2020. Although RR will surely be a tough competitor, DC must be conscious of them.