DC vs KKR Dream11 Team Prediction | IPL 2020 | 16th match | 3rd Oct 2020

DC vs KKR Dream11 Team Prediction | IPL 2020 | 16th match | 3rd Oct 2020

DC vs KKR Dream11 Team Prediction | IPL 2020 | 16th match | 3rd Oct 2020

In the 16th match in the Indian Premier League 2020, Delhi Capitals will face the challenge of Kolkata Knight Riders. Both these teams have won two matches and lost one match. Delhi won their first two games but then lost to SRH in their third match while KKR has won their last match which was against RR.

Match Details:

Date & Time- 3rd October 2020, 07:30 PM

Venue Name:  Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah 

Total matches: 13

Side Batting 1st Won: 9

Side batting 2nd Won: 4

Average 1st Inns scores: 149

Average 2nd Inns scores: 131

Head to Head:

Matches played: 25

KKR Won: 13

DC Won: 11

No Result: 00

Pitch Condition:

The pitch at Sharjah is slower and gets slower as the game progresses. Chasing will be tough as hitting through the line will become difficult.


DC squad: Shreyas Iyer (c), Kagiso Rabada, Marcus Stoinis, Sandeep Lamichhane, Ishant Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane, Ravichandran Ashwin, Shikhar Dhawan, Shimron Hetmyer, Alex Carey, Mohit Sharma, Prithvi Shaw, Lalit Yadav, Avesh Khan, Axar Patel, Tushar Deshpande, Rishabh Pant, Harshal Patel, Keemo Paul, Amit Mishra, Anrich Nortje, Daniel Sams

KKR squad: Dinesh Karthik (c & wk), Shivam Mavi, Sandeep Warrier, Kuldeep Yadav, Eoin Morgan, Pat Cummins, Sunil Narine, Nikhil Naik, Manimaran Siddharth, Andre Russell, Lockie Ferguson, Prasidh Krishna, Shubman Gill, Nitish Rana, Siddhesh Lad, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Rinku Singh, Varun Chakravarthy, Tom Banton, Chris Green, Rahul Tripathi

DC vs KKR Dream11 Team News:

Delhi Capitals:

  • Prithvi Shaw and Shikhar Dhawan will open the innings. With Iyer at number three.
  • Hetmyer’s form is a concern for the team. But he showed promise in the last innings. So he will be backed by the team management. Pant and Stonis will be the finishers.
  • R Ashwin will continue to miss the action and Amit Mishra will take his place.
  • Nortje, Rabada, and Ishant will handle the pace bowling department.

Kolkata Knight Riders:

  • The Sunil Narine as an opener strategy hasn’t worked but the team won’t change the combination yet.
  • The batting positions of D Karthik, E Morgan, and A Russell can be swapped again. Morgan showed calmness while finishing innings last time so KKR could again send Russell a little early with Morgan coming after him.
  • The strategy of playing six bowlers comes with big risks and sacrifices. But it has worked for KKR so they will continue with it.

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DC vs KKR Dream11 Prediction, Line-Ups:

DC Playing 11:

Wicket-keeper: R Pant,

Batsmen: S Dhawan, S Iyer. P Shaw, S Hetmyer

All-rounders: M Stoinis, A Patel

Bowlers:  K Rabada, I Sharma, A Mishra, A Nortje

KKR playing 11:

Wicket-keeper: D Karthik,

Batsmen: S Gill, N Rana, E Morgan

All-rounders:  A Russell, S Narine,

Bowler: K Yadav, V Chakravarthy, K Nagarkoti, S Mavi, P Cummins

Captain Pick for DC vs KKR Dream11 Team

Option 1: S Narine

The KKR all-rounder hasn’t exploded with the bat yet but he has tremendous potential. He has a strike-rate of 146.17 in T20s so he can be lethal in Powerplays. And he is a mighty good bowler too.

Option 2: K Rabada

The Delhi quick bowler is in terrific form and has made a unique record of picking at least 2 wickets in a game for 10 consecutive games. He will fancy his chances against KKR’s line-up. He has seven wickets in three games in this IPL.

Vice-Captain Choice:

Option 1: S Gill

The KKR opener is in prime form and a must-have batsman in your team. He has scores of 47 and 70 not out in the last two innings. So he will be a big factor.

Option 2: A Russell

With KKR using six bowlers, Russell may not be needed to roll his arm but his batting is still a big asset. And KKR now is pushing him up the order. So he has more chances to make an impact.

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DC vs KKR Dream11 Prediction: Who will win the match

Delhi Capitals bank on their bowlers to deliver the knock-out punch while their batting plays the supporting act. Against KKR this aspect could bring their downfall. KKR has a tremendous bowling attack with variety and plenty of venoms and they could choke DC’s batting and ultimately put pressure on DC’s bowling. So in our DC vs KKR Dream11 Prediction, we go with KKR to win this match.