Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli had adopted the Chennai Tremendous Kings sport in opposition to on Sunday in opposition to Kings XI Punjab and desires to observe the identical blueprint. Therefore, a bowl first from Kohli after profitable the toss on Monday on the Dubai Worldwide Stadium in opposition to Delhi Capitals.
“We’ll bowl first. Similar pitch. With the dew in, you are actually not out of the sport when batting second,” stated Kohli.
“New day, it is a new event for us. Hopefully, we will proceed with the momentum. Each particular person is taking duty,” stated Delhi Capitals captain Shreyas Iyer.
Delhi have made only one change – Axar Patel rather than Amit Mishra, who will now miss out on the rest of IPL 2020 owing to a finger damage he incurred within the earlier sport in opposition to Kolkata Knight Riders in Sharjah.
Delhi Capitals (Taking part in XI): Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer(c), Rishabh Pant(w), Shimron Hetmyer, Marcus Stoinis, Ravichandran Ashwin, Axar Patel, Harshal Patel, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje
Royal Challengers Bangalore (Taking part in XI): Devdutt Padikkal, Aaron Finch, Virat Kohli(c), AB de Villiers(w), Moeen Ali, Shivam Dube, Washington Sundar, Isuru Udana, Navdeep Saini, Mohammed Siraj, Yuzvendra Chahal
Each Delhi Capitals and Royal Challengers Bangalore have to this point misplaced only one match in IPL 2020. Delhi Capitals began their marketing campaign with a Tremendous Over win in opposition to Kings XI Punjab, adopted by a win in opposition to three-time IPL winners Chennai Tremendous Kings earlier than incurring a defeat in opposition to Sunrisers Hyderabad. Delhi, nonetheless, bounced again to defeat Kolkata Knight Riders in Sharjah to climb to prime half of the factors desk. RCB too began their marketing campaign with a win, in opposition to SRH earlier than dropping to KXIP. However they bounced again with successive wins in opposition to defending champions Mumbai Indians and Rajasthan Royals. A win for both facet will take them to the highest of the factors desk.