Kings XI Punjab vs Delhi Daredevils ipl match 2 2018 live update: Kings XI Punjab vs Delhi Daredevils live stream score update, match highlights PREVIEW ipl MATCH 2:Kings XI Punjab vs Delhi Daredevils : new look led under Ravichandran Ashwin Kings XI Punjab and gautam gambhir led Delhi Daredevils will look to end their trophy drought in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Both KXIP and DD have never previously won the IPL title. Match starts at 4 pm IST on Sunday. The match is expected to be hotly contested as both sides will be eager to begin their campaign with a win.Chris Gayle. Gayle is the only batsmen to accumulate more than 10,000 runs in the shortest format and if he gets going then KXIP will be hard to stop with several other hard-hitters in their line-up. , KXIP still have four quality openers in , Karun Nair, KL Rahul and the in-form Mayank Agarwal; which two will walk out to open the innings &how the others adapt to middle-order roles will be interesting to watch. Yuvraj Singh, David Miller& Marcus Stoinis make up a solid middle order Punjab mentor and former Indian aggressive batsman Virender Sehwag rated the new-look team as the best of all seasons. “We have the best side, if I compare last ten years,” Sehwag said, adding that the team is a balanced one with a right mix of Indian and foreign playersBoth Sehwag and head coach Brad Hodge heaped praise on Ashwin, even though captaining an IPL side may be the off-spinner’s maiden role, and feel that a “smart cricketer” like him will inspire the team.
while Delhi Daredevils, under the new leadership of Gautam Gambhir, will also hope to begin their campaign on a winning note.With the injury to south africa pace bowler Kagiso Rabada, DD have suffered a huge setback before the tournament begin. However, Gambhir’s optimism coupled with coach Ricky Ponting’s aggressive mindset will not let the devils get bogged down and their approach in the tournament will be worth the watch The Delhi Daredevils have not progressed past the league stage in the last four seasons; their owners and supporters will be hoping this team, under Gautam Gambhir – who has previously led the Kolkata Knight Riders to two titles, can put an end to that streak and win some silverware. delhi daredevils have great mixture youth and experience, it seems Delhi have all the bases covered. But they might be exposed is the lack of an experienced middle-order they don’t have experience batsmans in middle order . Quite similar to KXIP, DD too have suffered collapses due to an unseasoned middle-order. In high-scoring run chases, this might well become the determining factor for a win or loss All-rounders Chris Morris and Glenn Maxwell will lend depth to Delhi’s bowling and batting department. With the likes of Gambhir, Colin Munro, Shreyas Iyer, Jason Roy and Prithvi Shaw, the side has the ability to go for big totals England fast bowler, Liam Plunkett has been brought in by Delhi Daredevils as a replacement for Kagiso Rabada for the 11th edition of the Indian Premier League. Plunkett has featured in 13 Tests, 65 One-Day Internationals and 15 T20 Internationals for England so far. This will be Plunkett’s first stint in the IPL
Mark the dates 🗓 Wear your jerseys 👕 Kings are all set for the Vivo @IPL and can’t wait to win hearts with their performances.#LivePunjabiPlayPunjabi #KXIP #KingsXIPunjab #VIVOIPL pic.twitter.com/bl8SDqfbTH— Kings XI Punjab (@lionsdenkxip) April 7, 2018
Kings XI Punjab vs Delhi Daredevils Impact Bowlers and batsman Both teams have several match winners among their ranks. Kagiso Rabadawas expected to be the leader of the DD bowling attack, but just before opening game, the South African was ruled out of the competition with an injuryEngland fast bowler, Liam Plunkett has been brought in by Delhi Daredevils as a replacement for the injured South African pacer Plunkett has featured in 13 Tests, 65 One-Day Internationals and 15 T20 Internationals for England so far. This will be Plunkett’s first stint in the IPL. It is expected that DD will bring in the Kiwi left-arm pacer Trent Boult, with the hope he can combine with Chris Morrisa nd Mohammed Shamiin causing damage with the ball.Andrew Tyecan be expected to the leader of KXIP’s bowling attack, while skipper Ashwin and Axar Patel will be expected to tie down the opposition batsmen with spin bowlings . KXIP also have in their ranks the mystery kid from Afghanistan– Mujeeb ur Rahman, though it is unlikely the 17-year old will be thrown in the deep end immediately From batting point KXIP, have dangerous players like Chris Gayle and Yuvraj Singh are surely the ones to watch out for. Mayank Agarwal will also be a key player terrific domestic season .Kiwi opener Colin Munro will most likely open the batting with Gambhir and he can be a match-winner on his own day Kings XI Punjab vs Delhi Daredevils team Head to Head Overall: Matches – 20, Kings XI Punjab won – 11, Delhi Daredevils won – 9 At the IS Bindra Stadium in Mohali: Matches – 5, Kings XI Punjab won – 4, Delhi Daredevils won – 1
Our first game is only 1⃣ sleep away. 😁See you tomorrow, Dilli!#DilDilli #Dhadkega pic.twitter.com/scEOx1gzAN — Delhi Daredevils (@DelhiDaredevils) April 7, 2018