Kolkata Knight Riders face Delhi Capitals in Match 39 of the 2021 Indian Premier League. KKR have won four games and sit in 4th place in the table although they are also level on points with Rajasthan Royals in 7th. Delhi Capitals have sixteen points and are level on points with table toppers Chennai Super Kings. The game will be played at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah and begins at 14:00 local time.
Kolkata Knight Riders mini winning run came to an end on Sunday but they know that they must return to winning ways as soon as possible if they are to compete for a top 4 place.
Delhi Capitals are in excellent form and have won their last four games in the competition. They have their eyes set firmly on finishing in 1st place and will see this as another winnable fixture.
Date-28 Sept 2021
Time -15:30 IST / 10:00 GMT
Venue -Sharjah Cricket Stadium – Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
KKR vs DC Match Toss Prediction
Eoin Morgan elected to bat first in KKR’s defeat to Rajasthan Royals on Saturday. We are yet to see Rishabh Pant win a toss in the UAE. Our prediction is that KKR will bat first with Delhi in the field.
KKR vs DC Match Pitch Report
Both games in Sharjah have been relatively low-scoring compared to the other venues in the UAE. Any total above 165 should be sufficient for victory.
High of 37 degrees with clear skies during the game in Sharjah.
Kolkata Knight Riders Predicted Playing 11
Ventakash Iyer, Shubman Gill, Nitish Rana, Rahul Tripathi, Eoin Morgan (c), Andre Russell, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Sunil Narine, Lockie Ferguson, Varun Chakravarthy, Prasidh Krishna
Delhi Capitals Predicted Playing 11
Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Rishabh Pant (c) (wk), Lalit Yadav, Shimron Hetmyer, Shreyas Iyer, Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Avesh Khan
KKR vs DC Dream11 Team Prediction
- Batsmen:Shikhar Dhawan (c), Prithvi Shaw, Rahul Tripathi
- All Rounder:Andre Russell, Axar Patel, Lalit Yadav
- Wicket Keeper:Rishabh Pant
- Bowler:Kagiso Rabada (vc), Avesh Khan, Varun Chakravarthy, Prasidh Krishna