Match Details for DC vs CSK MyTeam11 Contest
Indian Premier League 2020
Delhi Capitals vs Chennai Super Kings
Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah
17th October, 2020,
7:30 PM IST
Preview for DC vs CSK MyTeam11 Contest:
After being beaten by Mumbai Indians, Delhi Capitals didn’t take too long to get back to winning ways. Thanks to the brilliant Anrich Nortje who led the effort, the bowlers of DC were able to defend their score of 161 comfortably. Both Dhawan and Shreyas Iyer had accumulated half-centuries in the match against Rajasthan Royals.
Chennai Super Kings accumulated their third win of the season against Sunrisers Hyderabad in the previous game. Their goal would be to maximise their chances of winning but they are taking on heavyweights in Delhi Capitals who have already beaten them once this season.
Injuries and unavailability:
Rishabh Pant is injured and unavailable for this game as well. Shreyas Iyer also sustained a shoulder injury in the previous match. He’ll be assessed before the game and therefore, his inclusion is doubtful.
Probable Playing XIs:
Delhi Capitals: Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Shreyas Iyer (C), Alex Carey (WK), Ajinkya Rahane, Marcus Stoinis, Ravi Ashwin, Tushar Deshpande, Axar Patel, Kagiso Rabada and Anrich Nortje
Chennai Super Kings: Shane Watson, Faf du Plessis, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni (C&WK), Ravindra Jadeja, Sam Curran, Dwayne Bravo, Deepak Chahar, Piyush Chawla, Karn Sharma and Shardul Thakur
DC vs CSK MyTeam11 Teams
Head to Head/Small League
In the small league, the expected playing XI consisting of the best players should be chosen. And as such, assembling the best individuals to ensure maximum quality in all departments will be the right thing to do.
Experimental lineups should be put out for this and since both teams could look to shuffle the pack a little.
Top Picks for DC vs CSK MyTeam11 Contest:
Kagiso Rabada: Kagiso Rabada has been in sensational form. The last time he went wicketless in an IPL game was in 2017 and he having taken 17 scalps already, he’s the current holder of the Purple Cap.
Marcus Stonis: Stoinis has been brilliant so far. He has shone with quick but solid knocks with the bat and his strike rate has been among the best in the tournament. He has also taken wickets with the ball at regular intervals.
Faf Du Plessis: Faf du Plessis chalked up his third half century in the fourth match against Kings XI Punjab. He looks to be in sublime form and will be expecting another good knock in this game.
Sam Curran: Sam Curran has been in splendid form with both the bat and the ball. He has picked up five scalps in the matches so far and has also added quick runs with his fierce hitting.
Captain Picks for DC vs CSK MyTeam11 Contest:
Captain: Shreyas Iyer and Faf du Plessis
Shreyas Iyer has amassed 298 runs in the tournament so far at an average of 42.57 and has looked good while batting. Despite disappointing knocks in the last few games, Du Plessis has usually looked wonderful and reliable while batting.
Vice Captains: Kagiso Rabada and Shikhar Dhawan
Kagiso Rabada has been absolutely sensational of late and is the current Purple Cap holder, miles ahead of everyone else. After a series of disappointing knocks, Dhawan looks to be at his best once again and he scored a half-century in the last match.
Budget picks for DC vs CSK MyTeam11 Contest:
Anrich Nortje: Anrich Nortje is one of the best players between both the teams and would be expected to do well. He is available for just 8.5 credits.
Sam Curran: Sam Curran is a quality all-rounder and can prove to be an important multiplier pick at just 8.5 credits.
Axar Patel: Axar Patel is very impressive in his wicket taking abilities. He is available for just 8.5 credits.