Wednesday, August 10th, 2022

Battle for Entry in IPL Final Today, CSK vs DC

Phase-2 of IPL-2021 has now reached its last stage i.e. playoff round. Three-time champion team Chennai Super Kings will face last season’s finalists Delhi Capitals in the first qualifier match on Sunday. In the match to be held from 7.30 pm, the winning team will directly enter the final, while the losing team will get another chance to reach the final. That team will have to play the winner of the Eliminator match between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kolkata Knight Riders in the second qualifier.

Dhoni’s team is coming after collecting hat-trick of defeat

Chennai Super Kings, captained by Mahendra Singh Dhoni, have finished second after the league stage, but have not done well in the last few matches. In the last three matches, they have lost against Rajasthan, Delhi and Punjab. Against Delhi, the team of Chennai has lost the last four matches.

Delhi has also lost in the last league match.

On the other hand, Delhi’s team has also faced defeat in the last league match. Delhi were defeated by Virat Kohli-led Royal Challengers Bangalore by 7 wickets. Then KS Bharat had given the victory to Bengaluru by hitting a six off the last ball. Read Here:  Latest Sports News

Suspense on Stoinis’ fitness

The Delhi team has been playing with three foreign players in the last few matches. The suspense remains on the fitness of Marcus Stoinis. However, if he remains fit, then his play is considered fixed. On Friday, Delhi captain Rishabh Pant expressed hope that Stoinis can be available for this match. If this happens, then he will come in the playing-11 in place of Ripple Patel. 

Raina and Uthappa will play either

Suresh Raina proved to be a flop this season. Chennai tried Robin Uthappa in his place in the last two matches. However, they too could not make an impact. It will be interesting to see who among these two gets a chance in the playing 11.

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