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Brar’s match-winning 3/19 was wonderfully supplemented by Bishnois 2/19 as a combined course of 5/36 in 8 overs decimated a star- Stocked Royal Challengers Bangalore.
Come on Sunday, the duo will face a tougher task against the delhi team that has something better record against spin attacks with Openers Shikhar Dhawan and Prithvi Shaw in imperious form.
Dhawan (311) runs) and Shaw (269 runs) have provided flight take-offs with five half centuries between them with 71 fours and 15 sixs.
For each bowling Unit, facing The Dhawan Shaw Duo is a scary Suggestion.
Even Steve Smith and Rishabh Pant are fantastic players when it comes to, die slow bowler in To take attack.
in the fact, Bishnoi, who in first and foremost the googly bowls will like to challenge the DC Skipper, who has a knack of Beat against the spin over deep in the Mittewicket region.
The track at Narendra Modi Stadium showed that balls tend to grip and batting will be difficult like die game progresses.
It is therefore not surprising if die in-Form KL Rahul wants bat first again and replicate his shattered 57-ball-91 not out against RCB the other day.
There is one for capital cities chance of veteran Leg spinner Amit Mishra is making a comeback in the playing XI to DC watched Bishnoi get so much success in the past few games.
If Mishra gets the nod, Lalit has to do Yadav way for him even though he was impressive with his off-breaks against KKR during their last game.
Axar Patels All-round Presence there die much-needed stability as best he could prove be a handful on die slower tracks.
It will be a battle of Top assignments where Rahul’s finesse will be thwarted by Prithvi Shaw’s exuberance, while Chirs Gayle will try to overpower Pant’s pyrotechnics with his own style of looting of Punch art.
However, one area where DC is a little ahead, that will be pace bowling Department consisting of the Troika of Avesh Khan, Kagiso Rabada and Ishant Sharma.
While Avesh has had a standout season so far with 13 scalp if less than 7.5 run economy rateRabada has a kind of rhythm in the past two games that was missing from some of the former games.
For Punjab also, the problem was consistency except skipper Rahul, who scored 331 runs so far.
By doing bowling Department has only eight Mohammed Shami wickets of seven games while Premium buys like Jhye Richardson and Riley Meredith were great expensive.
Chris Jordan was just about okay in a few of games what has made Rahul’s job of identify the perfect pace Combination infinitely difficult.
The length, die Punjab Kings pace attack has been bowling cannon fodder for The batsmen go for die Carotid artery during the back-End of the innings.
It will be interesting to find out how much of there is a tactical shift for Punjab pacemaker when a pair of pants or Shimron is Hetmyer on Strike between the 17th and 20th. over.
The teams (of)
Punjab Kings: KL Rahul (c & wk), Mayank Agarwal, Chris Gayle, Mandeep Singh, Prabsimran Singh, Nicholas Pooran (wk), Sarfaraz Khan, Deepak Hooda, Murugan Ashwin, Ravi Bishnoi, Harpreet Brar, Mohammed Shami, Arshdeep Singh, Ishan Porel, Darshan Nalkande, Chris Jordan, Dawid Malan, Jhye Richardson, Shahrukh Khan, Riley Meredith, Moises Henriques, Jalaj Saxena, Utkarsh Singh, Fabian Allen, Saurabh Kumar.
Capital cities of Delhi: Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant, Shimron Hetmyer, Marcus Stoinis, Chris Woakes, R Ashwin, Shams Mulani, Amit Mishra, Lalit Yadav, Pravin Dubey, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Ishant Sharma, Avesh Khan, Steve Smith , Umesh Yadav, Ripal Patel, Vishnu Vinod, Lukman Meriwala, M. Siddarth, Tom Curran, Sam Billings, Aniruddha Joshi.
Date: May 2nd
Living on: Star Sports Network
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Game starts at 7:30 p.m. IST
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