In-form Delhi Capitals will look to return to the top of the 2020 Indian Premier League by continuing their fine start to this season’s tournament against Rajasthan Royals. The two teams meet in Sharjah Cricket Stadium on October 9 and the live action starts at 19:30 local time.
Delhi Capitals have won four of their first five matches and will move two points clear of Mumbai Indians with a win in this game. Last time out, Marcus Stoinis hit 53 from 26 balls in a total of 196/4 against Royal Challengers Bangalore. In reply, Kagiso Rabada took 4-24 to help seal a 59-run win.
Rajasthan, meanwhile, have lost their last three consecutive matches despite having started with two wins. Jos Buttler hit 70 from 44 balls last time out, but they collapsed to 136 all out against Mumbai Indians in reply to 193/4.
Date -09 oct 2020
Time-19:30:00, GMT +5:30
Venue-Sharjah Cricket Stadium – Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Winner- Rajasthan Royals
RR vs DC Toss Prediction
Rajasthan were asked to field first last time out and may prefer to bat first this time.
More warm, clear conditions are in store in Sharjah.
The Sharjah wicket has favoured batting so far, particularly in the first innin
Delhi Capitals Predicted Playing 11
Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Shreyas Iyer (c), Shimron Hetmyer, Rishabh Pant (wk), Marcus Stoinis, Ravichandran Ashwin, Axar Patel, Anrich Nortje, Kagiso Rabada, Ishant Sharma