Delhi Capitals will face Chennai Super Kings in a do-or-die match at M Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai in match 55 of IPL 2023 on 10 May.
Chennai Super Kings won their previous match against Mumbai Indians by 7 wickets. It was a superb batting effort as Devon Conway scored 44 off 40 deliveries along with Conway 30 off 18 deliveries. Shivam Dube provided the impetus and helped CSK win the match by 7 wickets with.
Matheesha Pathirana was the pick of bowlers with 3 for 15 while Deepak Chahar grabbed 2 scalps helping them to restrict MI to 139 for 8. Delhi Capitals won their previous match against Royal Challengers Bangalore by 7 wickets. Phil Salt showed his presence with 87 off 45 deliveries along with David Warner, Mitchell Marsh and Rilee Rossouw’s unbeaten knock led DC to a commanding win.
Details– Match 55, CSK vs DC
Venue– M Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai
Date and Time– 10 May, 7.30 PM IST
Chennai Super Kings and Delhi Capitals played a total of 27 matches between them in the IPL. CSK has a great record winning 17 matches out of them while Delhi Capitals won 10.
During the 2022 edition of IPL, CSK registered a commanding 91 runs win over Delhi Capitals. Devon Conway and Ruturaj Gaikwad shared a brilliant opening partnership that helped CSK to post a massive total.
Delhi Capitals won 3 previous as compared to 2 by CSK in the previous 5 matches. CSK has a great record in Chennai winning 6 matches while Delhi Capitals won only 2 encounters.
Top Run Scorer
Chennai Super Kings captain MS Dhoni holds the record of most runs between CSK and Delhi Capitals. He has scored 604 runs against DC in IPL history and would be hoping for another impressive performance if given a chance to bat.
Top Wicket Taker
CSK all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja occupies the top spot in terms of leading wicket-taker between CSK and Delhi Capitals. He grabbed a total of 19 wickets against Delhi Capitals in IPL history.
He would be looking to do the same against Delhi Capitals in tomorrow’s match and help CSK to win the match.
The pitch at M Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai has seen some high-scoring affairs in IPL 2023. It promises to be an exciting encounter as the batters will find it difficult to score after the ball becomes soft.
Both teams’ captains would like to win the toss and bat first posting a big total before the spinners rule the roost.
Chennai Super Kings (CSK) vs Delhi Capitals (DC)- Predicted XI
Devon Conway, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Ajinkya Rahane, Shivam Dube, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni (C, WK), Ravindra Jadeja, Tushar Deshpande, Deepak Chahar, Maheesh Theekshana, Matheesha Pathirana.
David Warner (C), Phil Salt, Mitchell Marsh, Rilee Rossouw, Manish Pandey, Axar Patel, Aman Khan, Kuldeep Yadav, Mukesh Kumar, Ishant Sharma, Khaleel Ahmed.
Fantasy Team Selection- CSK vs DC
Team 1– Devon Conway, Ruturaj Gaikwad (C), Phil Salt, Mitchell Marsh, Shivam Dube, Axar Patel, Ravindra Jadeja (VC), Maheesh Theekshana, Ishant Sharma, Mukesh Kumar.
Team 2– David Warner (VC), Ajinkya Rahane, Rilee Rossouw, MS Dhoni (C), Manish Pandey, Axar Patel, Aman Khan, Deepak Chahar, Matheesha Pathirana, Khaleel Ahmed.
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