The most interesting series of IPL 2019 is gaining more interest day by day and for today the battle is for the teams Rajasthan Royals and Delhi Capitals in Feroz Shah Kotla Ground, Delhi at 8.00 PM IST. The match is going to be interested since it is going to be the crucial match for both the teams.
Table of points
When looking at the table of points, Rajasthan Royals holds the 6th position with 11 points by winning 5 matches out of 13. On the other hand, Delhi Capitals is at the 3rd position with 16 points by winning 8 matches out or playing 13 matches.
From the being of the match, the team struggled a lot for every single victory but still could not manage to climb the table in the top position. Ajinkya Rahane has improved in the batting side and this managed to bring victory to the team in the second half of the match and also in the top order of Steven Smith’s captaincy. In the other hand, Varun Aaron has been showing great performance in the side of power plays. Shreyas Gopal adds more strength in the middle order and now the team is strong with the efficient players in the team.
The Expected XI: Ajinkjya Rahane, Liam Livingstone, Sanju Samson, Manan Vohra, Ashton Turner, Riyan Parag, Krishnappa Gowtham, Shreyas Gopal, Jaydev Unadkat, Varun Aaron, Oshane Thomas.
Delhi capitals have been brilliant in the performance in the current year anyway they also had certain failures but other overall points is good. The team is completely dependent on quick bowling and to deliver the balls. Kagiso Ranada is considered to be the backbone for the team with good efficiency in the game but now he is leaving form the match. So far the team is going good with holding its position at the top 4 but still, the players need to be responsible and take the team in the right direction.
The Expected XI: Prithvi Shaw, Shikar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant, Sherfane Rutherford, Colin Ingram, Axar Patel, Jagadeesha Suchith, Amit Mishra, Ishant Sharma, Trent Boult.
Head to head matches
Total number of matches played by the teams: 19
Victories by Delhi Capitals: 8
Victories by Rajasthan Royals: 11
Total number of matches in Delhi by the teams: 7
Victories by Delhi Capitals in Delhi: 4
Victories by Rajasthan Royals in Delhi: 3
Weather report and pitch condition
The pitch in the ground is considered to be in the slower side so it is the responsibility of the spinners to play their role efficiently. Batsmen need to play sensibly and to boost the score. No rain is expected to disturb the match.