Delhi Capitals (DC), who finished as the runners-up in the IPL 2020 after playing their first IPL final, are now focusing to continue their improvement in the game during the IPL 2021 and finally finish their long wait to win an IPL trophy.
Delhi Capitals were earlier known as the Delhi Daredevils which appeared in the first 11 IPL editions. Since their name change to Delhi Capitals ahead of the IPL 2019, they ended the struggling period by developing their game massively. While they reached both the last two IPL playoffs, they were really close to winning their first IPL trophy in the last season by appearing in the IPL final for the first time. However, Delhi Capitals ultimately lost the IPL 2020 final against Mumbai Indians (MI).
IPL 2021: Delhi Capitals (DC) – Full Schedule
Other teams: Chennai Super Kings (CSK), Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), Mumbai Indians (MI), Punjab Kings (PBKS), Rajasthan Royals (RR), Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH).
|Match no.||Date||Team vs Team||Venue||Time (IST)|
|2||10th April 2021||CSK vs DC||Mumbai||19:30|
|7||15th April 2021||RR vs DC||Mumbai||19:30|
|11||18th April 2021||DC vs PBKS||Mumbai||19:30|
|13||20th April 2021||DC vs MI||Chennai||19:30|
|20||25th April 2021||SRH vs DC||Chennai||19:30|
|22||27th April 2021||DC vs RCB||Ahmedabad||19:30|
|25||29th April 2021||DC vs KKR||Ahmedabad||19:30|
|29||2nd May 2021||PBKS vs DC||Ahmedabad||19:30|
|35||8th May 2021||KKR vs DC||Ahmedabad||15:30|
|40||11th May 2021||DC vs RR||Kolkata||19:30|
|44||14th May 2021||RCB vs DC||Kolkata||19:30|
|48||17th May 2021||DC vs SRH||Kolkata||19:30|
|53||21st May 2021||DC vs CSK||Kolkata||19:30|
|55||23rd May 2021||MI vs DC||Kolkata||15:30|
IPL 2021: Delhi Capitals (DC) – Venues
Wankhede Stadium (Mumbai)
M. A. Chidambaram Stadium (Chennai)
Narendra Modi Stadium (Ahmedabad)
Eden Gardens (Kolkata)
IPL 2021: Delhi Capitals (DC) – Full Squad
Retained Players: Shreyas Iyer (C), Rishabh Pant, Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Ishant Sharma, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ajinkya Rahane, Axar Patel, Amit Mishra, Avesh Khan, Marcus Stoinis, Shimron Hetmyer, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Praveen Dubey, Lalit Yadav, Chris Woakes.
Pre-Auction Transfer: Daniel Sams (Out) and Harshal Patel (Out)
IPL 2021 Auction: Steve Smith, Umesh Yadav, Ripal Patel, Vishnu Vinod, Lukman Meriwala, M Siddharth, Tom Curran, Sam Billings.
Late Exclusion(s): Shreyas Iyer (ruled out due to shoulder injury)
Late Addition(s): None
Latest Complete Squad: Rishabh Pant (C), Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Ishant Sharma, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ajinkya Rahane, Axar Patel, Amit Mishra, Avesh Khan, Marcus Stoinis, Shimron Hetmyer, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Praveen Dubey, Lalit Yadav, Chris Woakes, Steve Smith, Umesh Yadav, Ripal Patel, Vishnu Vinod, Lukman Meriwala, M Siddharth, Tom Curran, Sam Billings.
IPL 2021: Delhi Capitals (DC) – Season Wise Performances
|Year||Position in the final points table||Last status|
|2012||1st||3rd best team|
|2019||3rd||3rd best team|