Chennai Super Kings and Delhi Capitals (CSK vs DC) face off in the 55th match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022.
Chennai Super Kings lost yet another game in their defeat to Bangalore. Maheesh Theekshana and Mooen Ali picked up three and two wickets each respectively. However, they were set a target of 174. Devon Conway (56) and Moeen (34) batted well. Although, they fell short by 13 runs, ending at 160/8.
On the other hand, Delhi Capitals beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by 21 runs last time out. David Warner scored an unbeaten 92 while Rovman Powell’s 67 run blitz took them to a massive total of 207/3. Khaleel Ahmed then picked up three wickets as they restricted Hyderabad to 186/8 to win the game.
Match: Chennai Super Kings vs Delhi Capitals, IPL 2022 Match 55
Date and Time: May 08, Saturday, 7:30 PM IST
Venue: DY Sports Academy Stadium, Mumbai
CSK vs DC Predicted Playing XI
Chennai Super Kings
Ruturaj Gaikwad, Devon Conway, Robin Uthappa, Ambati Rayudu, Moeen Ali, Ravindra Jadeja, MS Dhoni (c&wk), Dwaine Pretorius, Simarjeet Singh, Maheesh Theekshana, Mukhesh Choudhary
David Warner, Mandeep Singh, Mitchell Marsh, Rishabh Pant (c & wk), Lalit Yadav, Rovman Powell, Axar Patel, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Khaleel Ahmed, Anrich Nortje
The wicket has been good for batting. However, it is slightly tricky to bat in the first innings with some help for the bowlers initially. Spinners will have a key role to play on this wicket. The team that wins the toss should look to bowl first and chase at this venue.
CSK vs DC Match Prediction
Delhi Capitals have excellent depth in their batting with some power hitters. Their bowling also looks well sorted. Chennai Super Kings continue to find it difficult to get their batting settled. On paper, Delhi Capitals look like a solid team to win this contest.
CSK vs DC Dream11 Fantasy Suggestions
Fantasy Team #1: Rishabh Pant, David Warner, Devon Conway, Rovman Powell, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Moeen Ali, Axar Patel, Kuldeep Yadav, Khaleel Ahmed, Anrich Nortje, Maheesh Theekshana
Captain: David Warner Vice-captain: Moeen Ali
Fantasy Team #2: Rishabh Pant, David Warner, Devon Conway, Rovman Powell, Ravindra Jadeja, Moeen Ali, Axar Patel, Kuldeep Yadav, Khaleel Ahmed, Mukesh Choudhary, Maheesh Theekshana
Captain: David Warner Vice-captain: Devon Conway