The 15th match of IPL 2022 will be a battle between two neighboring states of India as Lucknow Super Giants will take on Delhi Capitals. Both the teams are being led by two young Indian captains who are being projected as future captains of the national side. LSG have managed to win 2 out 3 matches in the tournament and are placed in the 4th position. They defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad in the previous match by a small margin of 12 runs. Delhi Capitals started their campaign with a win against Mumbai Indians, defeating them by 4 wickets after chasing 178 runs in 18.2 overs. Against Gujarat Titans in the second match, DC fell short of the target by 14 runs. Let’s read more about KKR vs MI, Indian Premier League, Dream 11 Fantasy Tips, Playing 11, Pitch & Weather Report.
Venue: Dr. DY Patil Sports Academy, Mumbai
Date & Time: 7th April at 7:30 PM IST and Local Time
Live Streaming: Star Sports Network and Disney+Hotstar
The pitch is expected to have a little bit of coverage of grass which might help the pacers during the initial overs. In 3 out of 4 matches played here, teams have managed to pile up a huge total on this pitch. Hence, batters might find it easy to score runs here. The team winning the toss is likely to bowl.
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LSG vs DC: Dream 11 Team
LSG vs DC: Important Players
Top Picks – Batters
Prithvi Shaw did fail to provide a fiery start to DC in the previous match. But, he showed a bit of his potential against MI in the opening game when he scored 38 runs off 24 deliveries which included 4 fours and 2 sixes.
Evin Lewis played a key role for LSG in the win against CSK. He scored 55 runs off just 23 deliveries and won the player of the match award. LSG won that game by 4 wickets and Lewis remained not-out.
Top Picks – All-Rounders
Deepak Hooda has contributed with both the bat and the ball in the tournament. He already has scored 2 half-centuries in 3 matches. In the previous match against SRH, he scored 51 runs off 33 deliveries and helped LSG reach a total of 169 runs.
Jason Holder made his debut for LSG in the previous match against SRH. He faced 3 deliveries and hit 1 out of the park. With the ball, Holder picked up 3 wickets in 4 overs and gave away 34 runs.
Top Picks – Bowlers
Avesh Khan won the player of the match award in the last game against SRH. He dismissed both the openers in the powerplay overs and changed the course of the match by picking 2 more wickets in the 18th over including that of Nicholas Pooran. Avesh bowled his quota of 4 overs and gave away 24 runs.
Mustafizur Rahman made his debut for DC in the last game against GT. He opened the bowling for DC and went on to pick 3 wickets. Mustafizur gave away 23 runs in 4 overs.
LSG vs DC: Probable Playing XI
LSG: Quinton de Kock (wk), Lokesh Rahul (c), Manish Pandey, Evin Lewis, Ayush Badoni, Deepak Hooda, Jason Holder, Krunal Pandya, Avesh Khan, Andrew Tye, Ravi Bishnoi
DC: David Warner, Prithvi Shaw, Rishabh Pant (c & wk), KS Bharat/ Mandeep Singh, Lalit Yadav, Rovman Powell, Shardul Thakur, Axar Patel, Anrich Nortje, Kuldeep Yadav, Mustafizur Rahman
Our Prediction: Who will win?
DC may win the match.