Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led aspect Chennai Super Kings (CSK) will look to proceed their successful momentum after they sq. off with the Shreyas Iyer-led Delhi Capitals of their second league match of the 2020 Indian Premier League (IPL) on the Dubai International Stadium on Friday night.
The Chennai-based franchise kickstarted their marketing campaign on the 13th season of the profitable T20 event on an ideal notice as they sealed a cushty five-wicket win over defending champions and four-time winners Mumbai Indians of their opening match at Sheikh Zayed Stadium.
Three-time champions CSK, who look higher on paper compared to Delhi Capitals, will look to duplicate an identical type of efficiency as they displayed of their opener and make it two wins on the trot.
Delhi Capitals, on the opposite hand, sealed a Super Over win over Kings XI Punjab after the opening match between the 2 sides led to a tie in Dubai on September 20.
However, the Delhi-based franchise’s wrestle is totally different as they missed the companies of Ishant Sharma of their opening match attributable to harm. Meanwhile, ace off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin suffered a shoulder harm on the ultimate ball of his first over agains Kings XI Punnjab.
Though assistant coach Mohammad Kaif had earlier stated that the group is but to take name on Ishant and Ashwin’s availability, it appears to be like like Shreyas Iyer-led Delhi Capitals must discover different choices.
As far as head-to-head document is worried, the Chennai-based franchise maintain a bonus over Delhi Capitals going into the upcoming match.
The two sides have confronted one another in a complete of 21 IPL matches, with CSK successful 15 of them and Delhi Capitals rising victorious on six events.
The two squads are as follows:
Chennai Super Kings: MS Dhoni (C) (W), Ambati Rayudu KM Asif Deepak Chahar Dwayne Bravo Faf du Plessis Imran Tahir Narayan Jagadeesan Karn Sharma Kedar Jadhav Lungi Ngidi Mitchell Santner Monu Kumar Murali Vijay Ravindra Jadeja Ruturaj Gaikwad Shane Watson Shardul Thakur Sam Curran Piyush Chawla Josh Hazlewood R Sai Kishore
Delhi Capitals: Shreyas Iyer (C), Ajinkya Rahane Amit Mishra Avesh Khan Axar Patel Harshal Patel Ishant Sharma Kagiso Rabada Keemo Paul Prithvi Shaw Ravichandran Ashwin Rishabh Pant (W) Sandeep Lamichhane Shikhar Dhawan Alex Carey Shimron Hetmyer Mohit Sharma Tushar Deshpande Marcus Stoinis Lalith Yadav Anrich Nortje Daniel Sams
The match will start at 7.30 p.m IST within the absence of followers amid COVID-19 pandemic.The conflict can be telecast on Star Sports Network, whereas the dwell streaming of the matches may also be accessible on Star’s streaming utility Hotstar.