DC vs KXIP Dream11 Team Prediction | IPL 2020 | Match 2 | 20th Sep 2020
Kings XI Punjab will open their IPL 2020 campaign against Delhi Capitals on September 20. These two teams never let down their fans and try to give the best possible performance on the field. After a blockbuster game between MI and CSK, the fans will get to watch another thrilling game between DC and KXIP.
KXIP has added some new faces in their side with the likes of Sheldon Cottrell, James Neesham, Ravi Bishnoi, Glenn Maxwell, Krisanappa Gowtham, Jagdeesha Suchith. But, it will be interesting to watch on which players will get into the playing 11. They have always dominated Delhi Capitals in their face-off. Overall, DC has faced KXIP on 24 occasions with the latter winning the most number of games. In IPL 2020, they will look to follow the same trend against DC.
On the other hand, Shreyas Iyer and Co. will look to turn the things around against Kings XI Punjab. They have added some good and experienced players in their side that has given a new shape to the side. However, it will be interesting to watch on which side will emerge as the winners in the nail-biting encounter.
And, today we are here to give a brief detail to our users over DC vs KXIP Dream11 Team Prediction, Who, Will Win The Match, Best Dream11 Fantasy Team, Top Captain & Vice-Captain Picks.
Date and Time: 20th Sept 2020 & 07:30 PM
Venue Name: Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai
Side Batting 1st won: 34
Side Batting 2nd won: 26
Average 1st inning score: 144
Head to Head:
DC Won: 10
KXIP Won: 14
The pitch is expected to go in favor of the spinners, who will get a lot of turn from the wicket. Meanwhile, the batsmen will have to get settled before taking the charge against the bowlers. And, if that doesn’t happen then batters will have to face its repercussions.
DC vs KXIP Dream11 Team News:
- Prithvi Shaw and Shikhar Dhawan will open the innings for DC. Jason Roy will not be playing for Delhi Capitals as he pulled himself out of the tournament.
- DC boasts a strong and stable middle-order with the likes of Shreyas Iyer, Ajinkya Rahane, and Rishabh Pant.
- Kagiso Rabada will be the pace-leader for Delhi Capitals. He will be partnered by Ishant Sharma from the opposite bowling end. Sandeep Lamichanne, Amit Mishra will be handling the spin bowling of the team.
- Shreyas Iyer will be the skipper for Delhi Capitals and Rishabh Pant will be the wicket-keeper batsman.
Kings XI Punjab:
- KL Rahul and Chris Gayle will preferably open the innings for Kings XI Punjab.
- Mayank Agarwal, Nicholas Pooran, and Glenn Maxwell will look to give a blockbuster performance from the middle-order.
- Sarfaraz Khan will be given the role of a finisher from the team management in IPL 2020. He is quite an unorthodox batsman, who has a vast range of strokes in his bag.
- Mohammed Shami and Arshdeep Singh will lead the fast-bowling attack.
- Coming onto the spin, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Ravi Bishnoi, and Krishnappa Gowtham will make a deadly spin trio. They will be difficult to face on spin-friendly wickets of UAE.
DC vs KXIP Squad:
DC: Shreyas Iyer, Prithvi Shaw, Ajinkya Rahane, Shikhar Dhawan, Jason Roy, Ishant Sharma, Amit Mishra, Avesh Khan, Sandeep Lamichhane, Kagiso Rabada, Keemo Paul, Mohit Sharma, Lalit Yadav, Axar Patel, Harshal Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Marcus Stoinis, Chris Woakes, Rishabh Pant, Alex Carey, Shimron Hetmyer, Tushar Deshpande
KXIP: Chris Gayle, Mayank Agarwal, Karun Nair, Sarfaraz Khan, Mandeep Singh, Sheldon Cottrell, Ishan Porel, Ravi Bishnoi, Mohammed Shami, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Arshdeep Singh, Hardus Viljoen, Murugan Ashwin, J Suchith, Harpreet Brar, Darshan Nalkande, Glenn Maxwell, James Neesham, Chris Jordan, Krishnappa Gowtham, Deepak Hooda, Tajinder Singh Dhillon, KL Rahul, Nicholas Pooran, Prabhsimran Singh.
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DC vs KXIP Dream11 Prediction, Line Ups:
DC Playing 11
Wicket-keeper: Rishabh Pant
Batsman: Shreyas Iyer, Shimron Hetmyer, Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Ajinkya Rahane
All-Rounder: Harshal Patel
Bowlers: Kagiso Rabada, Ishant Sharma, Sandeep Lamichhane, Ravichandran Ashwin
KXIP Playing 11
Wicket-keeper: KL Rahul, Nicholas Pooran
Batsman: KL Rahul, Chris Gayle, Mayank Agarwal, Sarfaraz Khan
All-Rounder: Glenn Maxwell, Krishnappa Gowtham
Bowlers: Mohammed Shami, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Ravi Bishnoi, Arshdeep Singh
Top Captain and Vice-Captain Picks:
Option 1: KL Rahul:
KL Rahul is a scintillating batsman from Kings XI Punjab. On numerous occasions, he has single-handedly won games for his franchise in the past. And, he will be a safe player to pick as a skipper of any Dream11 Fantasy team. In the previous season, he ended up scoring most number runs for Kings with 593 runs off 14 games with a strike rate of 135.38
Option 2: Shreyas Iyer:
DC skipper Shreyas Iyer emerged as a new number four batsman for Team India earlier this year. He batted really well on his tour to New Zealand for the national side. This season he will look to give his best shot as a batsman and chances are quite high that he will end up scoring a good knock against KXIP. So far, he has scored 1681 runs off 62 games.
Option 1: Rishabh Pant:
Pant’s hard-hitting abilities cannot be ignored. He is an exciting youngster to watch when batting at his best. He did well in IPL 2019 for DC. And, it will be a big opportunity for Pant to gain his lost form. There is no doubt that Rishabh Pant will be a risky player to pick. But, he is worth taking a risk in the Dream11 Fantasy team. In IPL career, he has gathered 1736 runs off 54 games at a good strike rate of 162.69.
Option 2: Glenn Maxwell:
Maxwell performed exceedingly well in the ODI and T20I series against England. Recently, he pulled off an amazing match-winning knock against the hosts’. And, it is a good thing for Kings XI Punjab that their costly player is batting at his best. Overall, he has scored 1397 runs off 69 games at a brilliant strike rate of 161.13.
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DC vs KXIP Dream11 Prediction: Who will win the match:
We have picked the Kings XI Punjab as the favorites to win the upcoming game against Delhi Capitals. We have reviewed both the teams on all departments like bowling, batting, and fielding. And, our experts feel that KXIP have a winning edge over DC in the 2nd game of IPL 2020.