DC vs CSK Match Prediction– Who Will Win Today IPL Match? IPL 2024 Match 13

Updated - 02 Apr 2024, 04:38 PM

MS Dhoni and Rishabh Pant, IPL 2024
MS Dhoni and Rishabh Pant (Image Credit: Twitter)

Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Delhi Capitals (DC) are set to wrestle with each other in their next match of IPL 2024. DC vs CSK encounter takes place on Sunday, March 31. DC vs CSK encounter is match 13 of IPL 2024. It will take place at Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium in Visakhapatnam.

Team Analysis

Delhi Capitals

Rishabh Pant is the captain of Delhi Capitals in IPL 2024. The team has played 2 games in the league. They lost both of their matches. DC lost to Punjab Kings in their opening game and Rajasthan Royals in their second match. DC has lacked batting strength so far; failing to smack big totals in one game and chase down target in the other.

Chennai Super Kings

Ruturaj Gaikwad is the skipper of Chennai Super Kings in IPL 2024. CSK has won two games in a row and looks in a fabulous form like the last season. They defeated Royal Challengers Bengaluru in their first match and later crushed Gujarat Titans in their next game. With 2 wins, CSK has 4 points in their kitty.

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Key Factors

Pitch Conditions

The pitch at Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium in Visakhapatnam is considered good for batting. However, spinners have shown dominance in recent times. The average 1st and 2nd innings total at the stadium is 128 and 116 respectively.

Interestingly, out of 10 T20I games at the stadium, teams batting first won 7 times. Moreover, India once chased down a mammoth 209-run target vs Australia. Hence, Visakhapatnam Stadium can be dubbed as good for chasing.

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Form and Fitness

There are no cases of injuries to any players of both CSK and DC. Hence, all the players are available for the match 13 of IPL 2024. CSK opener Devon Conway is yet to be back in the stadium.

Tactical Acumen

Delhi Capitals

Delhi Capitals have big names in both batting and bowling departments. Batters like David Warner, Tristan Stubbs, Shai Hope, and Rishabh Pant are international players. Bowlers like Kuldeep Yadav, Arrich Nortje, and Mukesh Kumar also play for their national teams.

Even all-rounders Mitchell Marsh and Axar Patel are regular members of their national teams. However, DC has lacked teamwork in both batting and bowling.

Chennai Super Kings

Chennai Super Kings have looked strong in both opening games of IPL 2024. They have also won both matches with ease. However, CSK played both games at their home stadium. Now, they will play their first match of IPL 2024 outside home.

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DC vs CSK Match Prediction– Who Will Win Today IPL Match? IPL 2024 Match 13

Score Prediction

Team 1st Innings 2nd Innings
DC 140-160 150-170
CSK 170-190 160-180

Players to perform prediction

Delhi Capitals- Tristan Stubbs, David Warner, and Axar Patel have impressed with batting in the first two games. Kuldeep Yadav and Khallel Ahmed have picked the most wickets after two games.

Chennai Super Kings – Shivam Dube, Rachin Ravindra, and Ruturaj Gaikwad are the top run-getters for Chennai Super Kings. Mustafizur Rahman and Deepak Chahar are among the leading wicket-takers for CSK.

Best Batsman

Who will score the most runs for DC in the match: Tristan Stubbs or David Warner 

Who will score the most runs for CSK in the match: Rachin Ravindra or Daryl Mitchell 

Best Bowler

Who will pick the most wickets for DC in the match: Kuldeep Yadav or Anrich Nortje 

Who will pick the most wickets for CSK in the match: Mustafizur Rahman or Deepak Chahar 

Who will win the Match?

CSK has won both of their games in IPL 2024. On the other hand, DC lost both of their previous game. CSK is highly likely to outplay DC in the clash. While CSK looks like a settled team, DC has faced issues in teamwork. Since the match also takes at a neutral venue, DC will not get the home advantage over CSK.

Conclusion

Delhi Capitals have lost their last three games vs Chennai Super Kings in IPL. Since IPL 2022, the men-in-yellow outplayed DC in all three clashes. Hence, Delhi needs to come up with a better show this time.

According to Betway, the odds favor DC with 2.43, while CSK follows closely behind with 2.82.

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Axar Patel Chennai Super Kings (CSK) Delhi Capitals (DC) IPL 2024 MS Dhoni Rishabh Pant Ruturaj Gaikwad