Prithvi Shaw scored a half century in the previous match.
Delhi Capitals and Royal Challengers Bangalore will play the 27th match of IPL 2022 on Saturday. Delhi Capitals got a big win under their belt defeating Kolkata Knight Riders in the previous match, and are currently placed seventh in the points table with 2 wins and as many losses in 4 matches. On the other hand, Royal Challengers Bangalore suffered a loss in the previous match against Chennai Super Kings and will be looking to make a comeback. They are currently sixth in the table with 3 wins and 2 losses in 5 matches.
Delhi Capitals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, Match 27
Venue: Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai.
Date & Time: 16th April at 7:30 PM IST and Local Time
Live Streaming: Star Sports Network and Disney+Hotstar.
DC vs RCB, Match 27 Pitch Report:
Four out of the five games at the Wankhede stadium in IPL 2022 have been won by teams chasing. There has also been distinct assistance for seamers, particularly early in the first innings.
DC vs RCB, Match 27 Probable Playing XIs:
David Warner, Prithvi Shaw, Sarfaraz Khan, Rishabh Pant (c/wk), Rovman Powell, Lalit Yadav, Axar Patel, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Mustafizur Rahman, Khaleel Ahmed.
Royal Challengers Bangalore
Faf du Plessis, Anuj Rawat, Virat Kohli, Shahbaz Ahmed, Glenn Maxwell, Suyash Prabhudessai, Dinesh Karthik, Wanindu Hasaranga, Akash Deep/Harshal Patel, Mohammed Siraj, Josh Hazlewood.
Top Picks for DC vs RCB Dream11 Match:
Top Picks – Batters
Faf du Plessis has scored 146 runs in 5 matches at an average of 29 and a strike rate of 128 and will be one of the key players in this match.
Prithvi Shaw scored a couple of half centuries in the previous two matches and is having a good tournament so far having scored 160 runs in 4 matches at an average of 40 and a strike rate of 170.
Top Picks – All-Rounders
Axar Patel is yet to pick up a wicket but has scored 68 runs with the bat. He can do well with the ball in this game given the match-ups and the number of right-handers in the opposition.
Top Picks – Bowlers
Kuldeep Yadav is bowling really well this season, having picked up 10 wickets in 4 matches at an average of 11.6.
Wanindu Hasaranga has been a wicket-taker in the middle overs for this team and has 10 scalps to his name in 5 matches and will be a good option to have.
Top Picks – Wicketkeeper
Dinesh Karthik has been excellent in the role of a finisher and has scored 131 runs in 5 matches at an average of 131 and a strike rate of 218.
DC vs RCB Must Picks for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
|Player||Statistics (This Edition)|
|Dinesh Karthik||131 runs|
|Prithvi Shaw||160 runs|
|Kuldeep Yadav||10 Wickets|
|Wanindu Harsanga||10 Wickets|
|Faf Du Plessis||146 runs|
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for DC vs RCB Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Rishabh Pant (c), David Warner, Prithvi Shaw, Faf du Plessis, Virat Kohli (vc), Lalit Yadav, Shahbaz Ahmed, Mustafizur Rahman, Khaleel Ahmed, Wanindu Hasaranga, Josh Hazlewood.
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for DC vs RCB Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Rishabh Pant, Anuj Rawat, David Warner (c), Prithvi Shaw, Faf du Plessis (vc), Lalit Yadav, Axar Patel, Shahbaz Ahmed, Kuldeep Yadav, Wanindu Hasaranga, Harshal Patel.
DC vs RCB Risky Captaincy Choices:
Glenn Maxwell will be a good option as he is expected to bowl a few overs and also looked really good in his short stay with the bat in the previous match. Take a punt on him for this match.
Player you should avoid:
Sarfaraz Khan was demoted down the order in the previous match after a big opening partnership. Hence his fantasy value will depend on if he can get enough balls so it is better to look at other options and avoid him for this match.
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.