Sharjah: The Sharjah Cricket Stadium will host the high-voltage Indian Premier League encounter when Delhi Capitals (DC) take on Chennai Super Kings (CSK) on Saturday.
Having won six games out of eight, DC currently occupy the second spot in the points table while CSK, with three wins from eight matches, are sixth. Both the teams are coming into this game having won their previous games. While DC beat Rajasthan Royals, CSK came out on top against Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH).
In their last encounter, DC had beaten CSK by 44 runs and will want to make it 2-0 in the head-to-head battles. Meanwhile, CSK will be eager to deny DC the win and with it, an opportunity to move to the top of the points table.
Delhi Capitals: Shreyas Iyer (C), Kagiso Rabada, Marcus Stoinis, Sandeep Lamichhane, Ishant Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane, Ravichandran Ashwin, Shikhar Dhawan, Shimron Hetmyer, Alex Carey, Mohit Sharma, Prithvi Shaw, Lalit Yadav, Avesh Khan, Axar Patel, Tushar Deshpande, Rishabh Pant, Harshal Patel, Keemo Paul, Amit Mishra, Anrich Nortje, Daniel Sams.
Chennai Super Kings: MS Dhoni (C), Murali Vijay, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Faf du Plessis, Ambati Rayudu, Shane Watson, Dwayne Bravo, Sam Curran, Mitchell Santner, Kedar Jadhav, Ravindra Jadeja, Piyush Chawla, Monu Kumar, N Jagadeesan, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar, KM Asif, Imran Tahir, Karn Sharma, R Sai Kishore, Lungi Ngidi and Josh Hazlewood.