Liam Livingstone is taking the brand new ball. Proper-arm offspin and legspin each. And seeing Livingstone bowl, David Warner takes first strike after Sarfaraz Khan had marked his guard at that finish. The sphere has to change
7.28pm Sarfaraz Khan and David Warner are the brand new opening mixture for Delhi Capitals. PBKS huddle is completed. Closing minutes earlier than ball one.
7.10pm “Jitesh has been phenomenal this IPL even being top 3 for the super striker award, how can you just drop him for no reason?” Ayush Falor, right here is extra on Jitesh, from Jitresh himself, speaking to Sreshth Shah
Ali: “DC should have brought Fizz. Nortje has been very expensive”
Amit: “DC should have played Chetan instead of Shardul.”
7pm Mayank Agarwal has received the toss for a change, and PBKS might be chasing. “There was dew the last time we played here so we’d like to take advantage of that.” Unchanged XI for PBKS.
DC would have bowled first themselves. Khaleel Ahmed is again from damage, however Prithvi Shaw just isn’t prepared but. Khaleel replaces Chetan Sakariya, Sarfaraz Khan takes KS Bharat’s place.
Delhi Capitals 1 David Warner, 2 Sarfaraz Khan, 3 Mitchell Marsh, 4 Rishabh Pant (capt. & wk), 5 Rovman Powell, 6 Lalit Yadav, 7 Axar Patel, 8 Shardul Thakur, 9 Kuldeep Yadav, 10 Anrich Nortje, 11 Khaleel Ahmed.
Punjab Kings 1 Shikhar Dhawan, 2 Jonny Bairstow, 3 Bhanuka Rajapaksa, 4 Liam Livingstone, 5 Mayank Agarwal (capt.), 6 Jitesh Sharma (wk), 7 Rishi Dhawan, 8 Harpreet Brar, 9 Kagiso Rabada, 10 Rahul Chahar, 11 Arshdeep Singh.
6.50pm The pitch is correct on the fringe of the sq., which implies one considerably shorter aspect. Graeme Smith says there’s a good even overlaying of grass on the pitch however it’s “very dry” beneath. Toss in 10 minutes.
Shyam: “I think PBKS can bring Shah Rukh Khan in place of Jitesh Sharma and Bairstow can take over the gloves. SRK’s experience of scoring in crunch matches in SMA could come handy for PBKS”
Rakesh : “Should we expect the first super over of IPL 2022 today?”
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Kev: “DC surely misses the brisk start from Shaw, and would be hoping he is fit from today’s game. However, with KS Bharath, the experiment did not pan out successfully. DC can try out Ashwin Hebbar who had a good t20 record recently scoring 103* and 73* for Andhra.”
Ashray: “Wow! What a clash do we have in our hands. Both these teams desperately need those 2 vital points. While DC has been marred with Covid cases in the past but both these teams have finally identified their Best Xi “
Vijay: “This match will bring together some of the old partners against each other. Warner vs Bairstow, Nortje vs Rabada, Shaw vs Dhawan.”
Dhaval : “If Shaw is not Fit, Yash Dhul should be handed over the cap. He’s had enough time on bench! “
Johny: “Fun Fact: Both DC and PBKS are yet to win consecutive matches in IPl 2022. Given both of them won their last match, this will be fulfilled today.”
6.30pm Match 64 of IPL 2022. An enormous match as they are typically if the groups are nonetheless alive at this stage of the match. It is Delhi Capitals in opposition to Punjab kings. Each have 12 factors from 12 matches, each have a constructive internet run price. DC’s is increased than PBKS. One in every of them will go stage with RCB tonight at No. 4 14 factors from 13 matches.
DC are hoping Prithvi Shaw is match and prepared. he’s again from the hospital. PBKS might be hoping to win a toss for a change. All that in half an hour.