The eleventh edition of Indian Premier League (IPL) is halfway done and the teams are preparing for the second leg. Some teams have played brilliant cricket till now while some are still lacking behind. But the bright side is that fans have been treated to some wonderful cricket.
Two times champions Chennai Super Kings (CSK) will take on Delhi Daredevils on Monday (30th) for the 30th match of the season.
Chennai Super Kings are coming off a loss against defending champions Mumbai Indians (MI).
Deepak Chahar has been ruled out of the game and CSK will have to shuffle their side a bit to ensure that they get in a suitable replacement for him.
Delhi Daredevils are in transition phase with Shreyas Iyer taking the reigns from Gambhir mid way. However, DD will be buoyed by the win against KKR in the last game, where Iyer led from the front and helped DD get over the line.
The match will be played at CSK’s new den, Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune, India.
According to Accu Weather, the temperature will be hovering around 32 degree Celsius with humidity levels of around 51%. It is expected to be a warm game but the temperature will go down in the evening.
No rain is expected and we should get in a full game.
CSK 11 – DD 5. So far, CSK has dominated the battle against DD. CSK have won 11 while DD able to clinch only five victories.
Chennai Super Kings (CSK) IPL 2018 Squad
MS Dhoni (c & wk), Shane Watson, Ambati Rayudu, Sam Billings, Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Deepak Chahar, Harbhajan Singh, Imran Tahir, Shardul Thakur, Faf du Plessis, KM Asif, Kanishk Seth, Dhruv Shorey, Murali Vijay, Mark Wood, Kshitiz Sharma, Monu Kumar, Chaitanya Bishnoi, Karn Sharma, N Jagadeesan, and David Willey.
Delhi Daredevils (DD) IPL 2018 Squad
Jason Roy, Gautam Gambhir, Rishabh Pant(w), Glenn Maxwell, Shreyas Iyer (c), Vijay Shankar, Daniel Christian, Rahul Tewatia, Shahbaz Nadeem, Mohammed Shami, Trent Boult, Chris Morris, Colin Munro, Amit Mishra, Prithvi Shaw, Harshal Patel, Avesh Khan, Jayant Yadav, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Manjot Kalra, Abhishek Sharma, Sandeep Lamichhane, Naman Ojha, Sayan Ghosh, and Liam Plunkett.