In the 36th match of the Indian Premier League, Kings XI Punjab and Delhi Daredevils will face to face. The match will be played at Mohali’s PCA stadium. This match is very important for both the teams because one defeat from here can blur the expectations of their playoffs.
Punjab has played eight matches so far. Three of these won the match, while five losers. Delhi has won two out of seven matches and five losses. Every single defeat from this stage will take away these teams from the next round.
However Punjab’s command is in the hands of Glenn Maxwell, while Delhi’s command is in the hands of Zaheer Khan. In this sense, this match will be very interesting. The match between Delhi bowling and Punjab batting can also be seen in tough match . There are many young players in both teams, which can prove to be very important in the match.
Both Punjab and Delhi suffered a major defeat in the last match. Punjab defeated by Sunrisers Hyderabad and Delhi by KKR . Glenn Maxwell led Punjab team lacked in form Hashim Amla , which is a victim of hamstring injury.
Kings XI Punjab vs Delhi Daredevils Live Score & Team Details
Match : Kings XI Punjab vs Delhi Daredevils
Vanue : IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali
Time : 04:00 PM
Shaun Marsh however scored 84 runs on Friday with good performance. Punjab will have to perform all rounds to maintain their hopes in the tournament. Host fans would expect a better innings from Glenn Maxwell who could not score in the previous match.
The Punjab batsmen have to perform well as a unit. Apart from this, Ishant Sharma too has to bowl well against Delhi, who proved to be quite expensive on Friday.
Earlier, chasing 143 against Mumbai Indians, Delhi could only manage 128 runs in seven wickets. Sanju Samson, who scored a century in the opening stages of the tournament has not been consistent enough. Rishabh Pant and Shreyas Iyer have not played well. Chris Morris will be expected to be a good ally to captain Zaheer Khan, Corey Anderson and Pat Cummins in bowling.
Kings XI Punjab Team – Martin Guptill, Manan Vohra, Shaun Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Ian Morgan, Riddhiman Saha, Akshar Patel, Anurit Singh, Mohit Sharma, Ishant Sharma, Casey Cariappa.
Delhi Daredevils Team – Sanju Samson, Karun Nair, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant, Chris Morris, Corey Anderson, Ankit Bawne, Pat Cummins, Kagiso Rabada, Amit Mishra, Zaheer Khan.