PREVIEW DD vs KXIP: Bruised and battered after a string of defeats, Delhi Daredevils discover themselves in an ‘oh-so-familiar’ scenario as they search residence consolation in opposition to a Chris Gayle-inspired Kings XI Punjab within the Indian Premier League on Monday. With out an iota of doubt, the Daredevils have been the least spectacular of all groups prior to now few seasons of the cash-rich extravaganza, solely managing to complete on the backside half of the pecking order. The dwell telecast of the IPL 2018 match between Delhi Daredevils and Kings XI Punjab will begin at eight PM on April 23th (Monday). Right now’s IPL dwell match could be seen on the Star Sports activities community and IPL on-line free dwell streaming can be out there on hotstar.com and Jio app. You may also comply with our dwell weblog for ball-by-ball updates and evaluation on cricketnext.com.
Within the final two seasons, the Daredevils ended their marketing campaign at sixth place, had been a spot down in 2015 and completed final the yr earlier than, in 2014. The story has been related within the ongoing version as they battle with fours reverses from 5 outings to occupy the final place.
They had been achieved in by the versatile AB de Villiers’ smashing knock final evening and up subsequent on the Feroz Shah Kotla, Daredevils can be up in opposition to the harmful Gayle, who has made an announcement with two fifties and century, scoring these runs in his trademark fashion.
Due to Gayle’s belligerence, Kings XI Punjab are firmly positioned on the prime of the order with 4 victories and a solitary defeat. Given the shape they’ve proven within the earlier encounters, Kings XI Punjab will fancy their possibilities to proceed the momentum in opposition to an embattled Delhi Daredevils outfit. Royal Challengers Bangalore chasing down a goal of 175 with two overs to spare, is extra of a mirrored image of Deredevils’ poor staff choice fairly than helplessness.
Groups (from): Delhi Daredevils: Gautam Gambhir (captain), Rishabh Pant, Shreyas Iyer, Chris Morris, Glenn Maxwell, Amit Mishra, Shahbaz Nadeem, Vijay Shankar, Rahul Tewatia, Mohammad Shami, Trent Boult, Colin Munro, Daniel Christian, Jason Roy, Naman Ojha, Prithvi Shaw, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Avesh Khan, Manjot Kalra.
Kings XI Punjab: KL Rahul, Mayank Agarwal, Aaron Finch, Yuvraj Singh, Karun Nair, David Miller, Marcus Stoinis, Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin (captain), AJ Tye, Mohit Sharma, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Chris Gayle.