IPL 2023
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IPL 2023 DC vs KKR: Date, Time, Venue, Head-To-Head, Pitch Report, Dream11 Prediction, Probable Playing 11, And Squads. Delhi Capitals will face Kolkata Knight Riders in their sixth game in IPL 2023. Delhi Capitals have a nightmarish start to the season with straight five losses. They are placed at bottom of the IPL 2023 points table as they failed to secure a single win in this season of IPL.

On the other hand, Kolkata Knight Riders, led by Nitish Rana won two matches out of five in IPL 2023. They are ranked in the seventh position in the IPL 2023 points table. They lost their previous game against Mumbai Indians by five wickets. They would like to return to winning ways with a win in this match against KKR. Delhi Capitals under the leadership of David Warner would try their best to register their first win in IPL 2023. Thus, we may get to see a fierce battle between these two teams.

DC vs KKR Match Details

Match: Delhi Capitals vs Kolkata Knight Riders

Venue: Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi

Day & Date: Thursday & April 20

Time: 07:30 PM IST

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DC vs KKR Pitch Report and Weather

The pitch at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi is a balanced one, which favours both batsmen and bowlers. Pacer bowlers can take wickets early in the innings. The weather forecast in Delhi will be clear with very less chance of rain. The temperature in the city will be around 34 °C.

 DC vs KKR Head-To-Head Record

These two teams have played each other 27 times in the IPL. Out of these 27 matches, Kolkata Knight Riders have won 14 matches, while Delhi Capitals have won 13 matches. Thus, the head-to-head record between Delhi Capitals and Kolkata Knight Riders is quite close, with Kolkata Knight Riders having a slight edge over their opponents.

The matches between Delhi Capitals and Kolkata Knight Riders have always been closely fought, with both teams having some star players in their ranks.

IPL 2023 DC vs KKR Prediction

Kolkata Knight Riders would overpower Delhi Capitals in this game considering the performance of both teams in recent matches. Delhi is struggling to find the right combination in their playing eleven. On the other hand, Kolkata Knights Riders won two matches this season due to some individual brilliance from a few players.

In the previous game against Mumbai Indians, all-rounder Venkatesh Iyer smashed a stupendous century, however, KKR still lost the game by five wickets.

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DC vs KKR Dream11 Team

Captain: Venkatesh Iyer

Vice-captain: Sunil Narine

Wicketkeeper: Abhishek Porel

Batsmen: Rinku Singh, Manish Pandey, Yash Dhull

Bowlers: Varun Chakraborty, Anrich Nortje, Shardul Thakur

All-rounders: Andre Russell, Nitish Rana

DC vs KKR Probable Playing 11

Delhi Capitals: David Warner (c), Abhishek Porel (wk), Kuldeep Yadav, Prithvi Shaw, Mustafizur Rahman, Mitchell Marsh, Axar Patel, Mukesh Kumar, Lalit Yadav, Anrich Nortje, Manish Pandey

Impact Player: Khaleel Ahmed

Kolkata Knight Riders: Rahmanullah Gurbaz (wk), Venkatesh Iyer, Mandeep Singh, Nitish Rana (c), Shardul Thakur, Rinku Singh, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Tim Southee, Varun Chakaravarthy, Umesh Yadav

Impact Player: Suyash Sharma

DC vs KKR Full Squads

Delhi Capitals: David Warner (C), Mustafizur Rahman, Aman Khan, Kuldeep Yadav, Sarfaraz Khan, Yash Dhull, Mitchell Marsh, Lalit Yadav, Axar Patel, Anrich Nortje, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Khaleel Ahmed, Lungi Ngidi, Praveen Dubey, Ripal Patel, Rovman Powell, Chetan Sakariya, P Shaw, Manish Pandey, Rilee Rossouw, Abhishek Porel, Phil Sal, Mukesh Kumar, Vicky Ostwal, Ishant Sharma

Kolkata Knight Riders: Mandeep Singh, Gurbaz (wk), Nitish Rana (c), Rinku Singh, Andre Russell, Anukul Roy, Shardul Thakur, Sunil Narine, Tim Southee, Venkatesh Iyer, Umesh Yadav, Jason Roy, Varun Chakaravarthy, Kulwant Khejroliya, Harshit Rana,Vaibhav Arora,N Jagadeesan, David Wiese, Suyash Sharma, Lockie Ferguson