Today, Bangalore and Delhi will be featuring in the last league game of the Indian T20 League. They will be playing this match at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai, and the live streaming will be available on Disney+ Hotstar.
Both these teams played the 22nd match of the season as well at the Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad. Delhi won the toss and elected to field.
Bangalore had a pretty slow start, and they lost a few wickets as well within the powerplay. However, AB de Villiers showed why he is regarded as one of the best of the game. He came out to bat at the fifth position after Amit Mishra dismissed Glenn Maxwell for 25 runs off 20 balls.
de Villiers smoked each bowler out of the park and made 75 runs off just 42 deliveries. During this massacre, he hit three fours and five sixes. His innings helped Bangalore post a total of 171 runs for the loss of five wickets in 20 overs.
Delhi had a similar start to Bangalore. They lost three wickets in the powerplay and could add only 43 runs. Rishabh Pant and Shimron Hetmyer had a partnership of 78 runs off 44 balls. They took the game to the last over, which was bowled by Mohammad Siraj. He was asked to defend 14 runs, and he gave away 12 runs to take his team home. Bangalore won the match by a mere margin of one run. AB de Villiers was adjudged player of the match.
We have included today match playing 11, today match pitch report, today weather report, today match prediction, and India fantasy premier league team in this article.
Bangalore and Delhi have played a total of 26 matches in the Indian T20 League. With 16 wins across their name, Bangalore has dominated the Delhi vs Bangalore battle. Delhi has won the remaining ten games. However, in recent times Delhi has dominated Bangalore with four wins in the last five games. Before the win in the previous match, Bangalore won a match against Delhi in 2018.
Bangalore Playing 11
Virat Kohli (c), Devdutt Padikkal, Srikar Bharat (wk), Glenn Maxwell, AB de Villiers, Daniel Christian, George Garton, Shahbaz Ahmed, Harshal Patel, Mohammed Siraj, Yuzvendra Chahal
Delhi Playing 11
Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant (c & wk), Ripal Patel, Shimron Hetmyer, Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Kagiso Rabada, Avesh Khan, Anrich Nortje
1. Glenn Maxwell
Glenn Maxwell is the leading run-scorer for the Bangalore team. He has come as a ray of hope for the team in red. He has been one of the most consistent players in the middle-order of Bangalore.
Maxwell has made 407 runs in 11 matches at an average of 40.70 and a strike rate of 145.35. He has hit five half-centuries for the team. He has hit 19 sixes in the tournament and is one of the few players who have hit over 15 sixes.
2. Harshal Patel
Harshal Patel is miles ahead of the other bowlers in the tournament. Since day one, he has been donning the purple cap, and it seems like he is not in a mood to give up the cap anytime sooner. Patel has picked 26 wickets in 12 matches at an average of 14.34, an economy of 8.41, and a strike rate of 10.2.
1. Avesh Khan
Avesh Khan is one of the few bowlers who are giving a tough competition to Harshal Patel. Khan has been one of the most consistent bowlers in the tournament. He is leading the bowling of Delhi despite the team having some of the best that the game has seen. Khan has picked 22 wickets in 13 matches at an average of 15.90, an economy of 7.14, and a strike rate of 13.3.
2. Shimron Hetmyer
Shimron Hetmyer is finishing the games for Delhi for fun. He has made 159 runs in 11 matches at an average of 39.75 and a strike rate of 180.68. His only half-century in the tournament has come against Bangalore only. He has remained not-out on maximum occasion, six times. His form and abilities will help Delhi during the qualifiers.
You can pick Glenn Maxwell or Rishabh Pant as the captain of today's Indian T20 League match. You can pick Avesh Khan or Harshal Patel as the vice-captain of the Indian T20 League match today.
Live Pitch Report Today Match
Bangalore and Delhi will be playing today T20 match at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai. To date, the 2021 Indian T20 League has been exciting. Today's contest between Bangalore and Delhi might be a close and exciting clash. There may be some good deliveries and some good batting.
Today’s Weather Report
The temperature during the game is likely to remain between 29°C and 31°C. The atmosphere is expected to stay clear, warm, and humid. The humidity is expected to stay over 60%.
Our prediction is Delhi might win this game. It was our Bangalore vs Delhi match prediction article. Follow our social media handles to remain updated with the latest fantasy cricket news.