Delhi and Chennai will play the 50th game of the Indian T20 League 2021 today at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai. The live streaming of the match will be available on Disney+ Hotstar and will start at 7:30 PM (IST). Delhi and Chennai also played the second game of this season at the Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai. Delhi won the toss in that game and opted to bowl.
Chennai lost the wickets of Faf du Plessis and Ruturaj Gaikwad by the third over for seven runs. Chennai's middle-order handled the sinking ship. Moeen Ali and Raina had a partnership of 53 runs for the third wicket. Moeen made 36 runs off 24 deliveries. Raina then had a partnership of 63 runs for the fourth wicket with Ambati Rayudu. Raina made 54 runs off 36 deliveries, and Rayudu made 23 runs off 16 balls.
In the end, Ravindra Jadeja's 26 runs off 17 deliveries and Sam Curran's 34 runs off 15 helped Chennai reach a total of 188 runs in 20 overs. Chris Woakes and Avesh Khan picked two wickets each for Delhi. Prithvi Shaw and Shikhar Dhawan had a partnership of 138 runs for the first wicket, and Chennai could never bounce back into the game. Shaw made 72 runs off just 38 deliveries, and Dhawan made 85 runs off 54 balls. Delhi made 190 runs in 18.4 overs and won the game by seven wickets.
In this article, we have included today's T20 match probable playing 11, pitch report today match, today's weather report, match prediction today, and India fantasy premier league team.
Delhi and Chennai have played a total of 24 games in the India T20 League. Delhi has won nine games, while Chennai has won 15 games. Delhi has won the last three games and has dominated the Chennai vs Delhi head-to-head battle.
Delhi Playing 11
Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant (c & wk), Shimron Hetmyer, Lalit Yadav, Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Avesh Khan
Chennai Playing 11
Ruturaj Gaikwad, Faf du Plessis, Moeen Ali, Ambati Rayudu, Suresh Raina, MS Dhoni (c & wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Sam Curran, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar, Josh Hazlewood
1. Shreyas Iyer
Shreyas Iyer missed the India leg of the Indian T20 League after sustaining an injury. Iyer is an integral part of Delhi’s middle order. Since making his comeback, Iyer made 90 runs in two matches at a strike rate of 123.28. He won the player of the match award for his innings of 43 runs off 32 deliveries against Rajasthan. His innings helped Delhi reach a total of 154 runs in 20 overs.
2. Avesh Khan
Avesh Khan is a part of the bowling lineup that already has some of the game's biggest names. However, the team management has picked Avesh Khan as the frontline bowler. Khan has managed to run parallel to the expectations set by the team. He picked 15 wickets in ten games at an average of 19.13, an economy of 7.55, and a strike rate of 15.2.
1. Faf du Plessis
Faf du Plessis is the most successful batter for Chennai this season. He made 394 runs in the first ten games at an average of 49.25 and a strike rate of 141.21. He also hit four half-centuries.
2. Ruturaj Gaikwad
Along with Faf du Plessis, Ruturaj Gaikwad has been providing a fiery start to Chennai. They both are the leading run-scorers for the team. Gaikwad made 362 runs in ten matches at an average of 40.22 and a strike rate of 137.12. He has hit three half-centuries in the 2021 season.
You can pick Faf du Plessis or Shikhar Dhawan as the captain of today's Indian T20 League match. You can pick Prithvi Shaw or Ruturaj Gaikwad as the vice-captain of the Indian T20 League match today.
Today Pitch Report
The Delhi vs Chennai match will be played at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai. The pitch has produced high-scoring encounters, and the same might happen in this game. We might witness another high voltage encounter today.
Today Weather Report
The match will be starting at 6:00 PM local time. The temperature is expected to remain over 30°C during the entire course of the game. The atmosphere is likely to be partly cloudy and warm.
Our prediction is Delhi might win this game. It was our Delhi vs Chennai match prediction article. Fantasy Power 11 is one of the best cricket match prediction sites and a new fantasy cricket app. Follow our social media handles to remain updated.