DC vs SRH Qualifier 2: Rashid Khan is SRH’s main wicket-taker this season.© BCCI/IPL
Delhi Capitals (DC) opener Shikhar Dhawan has struggled to carry out on the stage anticipated, after lately turning into the primary batsman to attain back-to-back a whole lot within the Indian Premier League (IPL). Dhawan’s incapacity to fireplace practically price the Delhi-based franchise a spot within the playoffs. DC who appeared contenders for a top-of-the-table end through the preliminary phases needed to safe qualification with a tense win towards Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), following 4 consecutive defeats. Dhawan’s dismissal for a duck in Qualifier 1 towards defending champions Mumbai Indians (MI), noticed the Delhi-based franchise subjected to defeat by a margin of 57 runs.
Nonetheless, what can’t be denied is the batsman’s potential to show his critics flawed with game-changing performances when it issues probably the most.
DC will tackle SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) in Qualifier 2 on the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Sunday, and Dhawan will certainly be motivated by the significance of the conflict.
A win will assist the Delhi-based franchise safe a spot within the ultimate towards MI, together with a chance for the opener to make amends for his poor present within the earlier match.
Nonetheless, the 34-year-old must first negotiate the guile and variations that SRH spinner Rashid Khan makes use of to bamboozle batsmen.
Rashid is the very best wicket-taker for his facet within the ongoing version, accounting for 19 wickets in 15 matches at a strike charge of 18.94. The cricketer from Afghanistan has accounted for a number of vital dismissals in IPL 2020 and can be keen so as to add Dhawan to that listing.
Nonetheless, the DC opener will be damaging on his day, which makes this contest between two distinctive cricketers one to be careful for.
(Be aware: All stats courtesy iplt20.com)
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