DC vs CSK IPL Score: Delhi Capitals will face Chennai Super Kings in Qualifier 1 in Dubai.© BCCI/IPL
Chennai Super Kings (CSK) won the toss and decided to bowl in Qualifier 1 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Sunday. Chennai are playing with the same team while Delhi have made one change in their playing XI as Tom Curran has replaced Ripple Patel. Delhi topped the league stage with 20 points, while Chennai finished second in the points table with 18 points. DC had defeated CSK both times this season. MS Dhoni’s side did not have a good end to their league phase campaign as they suffered three consecutive defeats in their last three matches. Whereas DC saw their last league match against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) losing by 7 wickets. RCB also made it to the playoffs as they were third in the points table and will take on Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), who finished fourth, in the Eliminator on Monday. (live scorecard)
IPL 2021 Qualifier 1 Live Score Updates between Delhi Capitals vs Chennai Super Kings, Directly from Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai
Tom Curran replaces Ripple Patel in the DC Playing XI!
Delhi Capitals Playing XI: Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Rishabh Pant (w/c), Shreyas Iyer, Shimron Hetmyer, Tom Curran, Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Kagiso Rabada, Avesh Khan, Enrique Nortje
A change for the all-important struggle TC comes for Ripple
– Delhi Capitals (@DelhiCapitals) 10 October 2021
No change in CSK playing XI!
Chennai Super Kings Playing XI: Ruturaj Gaikwad, Faf du Plessis, Moeen Ali, Robin Uthappa, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni (w/c), Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar, Josh Hazlewood
– Chennai Super Kings – Mask Padu Whistle Padu! (@ChennaiIPL) 10 October 2021
Battle of the top two!
Delhi Capitals defeated Chennai Super Kings both the times in the league stage round. Delhi made it to the playoffs for the third time in a row which happened for the first time in their IPL history. They finished third in 2019, second in 2020 and will look to go a step further this year and win the trophy for the first time, but their last entry is in front of MS Dhoni’s CSK.
CSK which failed to finish in the top two for the first time in 2020, made a strong comeback this year by playing Qualifier 1. There is no doubt that CSK are one of the most successful sides in the IPL and they will give it a tough fight. DC.
Hello and welcome!
Hello and welcome to Qualifier 1 of IPL 2021. The top two teams in the league stage – Delhi Capitals and Chennai Super Kings – will take the lead to secure their place in the final of the tournament to be played on October 15. The losing team will get another chance to advance to the finals as they take on the winner of the Eliminator in Qualifier 2 on Wednesday. DC beat CSK both times in the league stage and were at the top of the points table at the conclusion of the league stage matches.
The match will start at 7:30 PM IST, while the toss will take place at 7:00 PM, stay tuned for all the updates.
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