Today in the night match of IPL 2021, Delhi Capitals clash against Kolkata Knight Riders. Ahead of the match, we bring you Predicted XI, PrizePicks Fantasy Tips, Top Fantasy Picks and more.
Match Timings: 7:30 PM IST
Venue: Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad
The viewers can catch live action on the Star Sports network and Disney Hotstar.
Head To Head
Delhi Capitals won: 11
Kolkata Knight Riders: 14
No Result: 1
The weather will be warm and sticky in Ahmedabad during the match with no chance of rain.
Injury and Availability News
The Delhi Capitals will possibly drop Steve Smith and play an extra seamer in Anrich Nortje in his place for tonight’s match.
The pitch in Ahmedabad during the first half tends to be on the slower side. In the second half, the ball comes on the bat as the dew makes its presence felt.
Kolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi Capitals – Fantasy Tips
Talking about fantasy tips, the players that are a must on your side from KKR are Rahul Tripathi, Andre Russell and Prasidh Krishna after an impressive show in the last match. From the Delhi Capitals, you must pick Shikhar Dhawan, Rishabh Pant and Amit Mishra.
Kolkata Knight Riders: Shubman Gill, Sunil Narine, Nitish Rana, Rahul Tripathi, Eoin Morgan (c) Dinesh Karthik, Andre Russell, Pat Cummins, Shivam Mavi, Prasidh Krishna, Varun Chakravarthy
Delhi Capitals: Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Rishabh Pant, Shimron Hetmyer, Marcus Stoinis, Lalit Yadav, Axar Patel, Avesh Khan, Kagiso Rabada, Amit Mishra, Anrich Nortje
Kolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi Capitals – Top Fantasy Picks
Shikhar Dhawan: The run machine of DC, Shikhar Dhawan as he keeps getting better and scores runs for fun IPL. Dhawan will be key for DC as he has the class to score against a quality bowling attack.
Rishabh Pant: He may have not won his side the last match but the DC skipper is a game-changer in the middle order and an asset behind the stumps. Pant will help you fetch a lot of fantasy tips and picking him should be a no brainer.
Andre Russell: The KKR all-rounder has the power to dominate any bowling attack on his day in the IPL. He contributes in every department and should be the first pick as an all-rounder in your fantasy team.
Captain and Vice-Captain Picks
Captain: Shikhar Dhawan
Vice-Captain: Andre Russell
Fantasy 11 Team
Wicket-keeper – Dinesh Karthik, Rishabh Pant
Batsmen- Shubman Gill, Rahul Tripathi, Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw
All-Rounders – Andre Russell, Axar Patel
Bowlers – Varun Chakravarthy, Avesh Khan, Amit Mishra
PrizePicks Team Option 2
Shikhar Dhawan, Shubman Gill, Shimron Hetmyer, Rishabh Pant (C), Dinesh Karthik, Marcus Stoinis, Andre Russell (VC), Sunil Narine, Avesh Khan, Prasidh Krishna, Kagiso Rabada