Match – 8th IPL 2014 – Chennai Super Kings vs Delhi Daredevils
Date – Mon Apr 21
Time – 18:30 local | 14:30 GMT
Venue – Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
Today in the 8th match of Pepsi IPL Season 7, Chennai Super Kings will take on Delhi Daredevils at 8 pm Indian time. Chennai who have played and the lost their first match will be hoping to get their act together and the prime area of concern would be bowling. In their last match, the batsmen piled mountain of runs(205/4) but still Chennai lost to Kings XI Punjab by 6 wickets.
Delhi Daredevils have played 2 matches, lost the first match to RCB but bounced back well to win one against KKR . Their strength is batting as in the last match too, it was the heroics of stand-in skipper Dinesh Karthik and JP Duminy who won the match for their team. Kevin Pietersen’s return would be a huge boast for Delhi but whether he get the fitness go ahead is still to be seen.
As per IPL stats, Chennai Super Kings have won 8 out of 12 matches played against Delhi Daredevils.
Chennai Super Kings Team For IPL 2014
MS Dhoni (captain/wk), Baba Aparajith, Ravichandran Ashwin, Samuel Badree, Dwayne Bravo, Faf du Plessis, John Hastings, Matt Henry, Ben Hilfenhaus, Ravindra Jadeja, Brendon McCullum, Mithun Manhas, Ronit More, Pawan Negi, Ashish Nehra, Ishwar Pandey, Suresh Raina, Vijay Shankar, Mohit Sharma,Dwayne Smith.
Delhi Daredevils Team For IPL 2014
Kevin Pietersen (captain), Mayank Agarwal, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Quinton de Kock, Jean-Paul Duminy, Kedar Jadhav, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Siddarth Kaul, Milind Kumar, Mohammed Shami, Shahbaz Nadeem, Jimmy Neesham ,Wayne Parnell, HS Sharath, Rahul Sharma , Laxmi Shukla, Rahul Shukla, Ross Taylor, Manoj Tiwary, Saurabh Tiwary, Jaydev Unadkat, Murali Vijay, Jayant Yadav.