Delhi Capitals will commence their IPL 2021 journey with the first match against Chennai Super Kings on April 10, 2021, at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. Delhi Capitals, which is led by Shreyas Iyer, were the runner-up in IPL 2020. They lost the final match to Mumbai Indians but showcased a superb performance in the tournament.
Although Delhi is one of the venues in IPL 2021, Delhi Capitals will not be able to play any match on their home ground due to IPL 2021 rules. Every team has to play matches at a neutral venue in IPL 2021. Ahead of IPL 2021,
Delhi Capitals released 6 players out of their squad. They were Alex Carey, Keemo Paul, Tushar Deshpande, Sandeep Lamichhane, Mohit Sharma, and Jason Roy. During IPL 2021 auction, Delhi Capitals bought 8 players into their squad. Tom Curran, Steve Smith, Sam Billings, Umesh Yadav, Ripal Patel, Vishnu Vinod, Lukman Meriwala, and M Siddharth were the 8 players which Delhi Capitals bought during IPL 2021 auction.
Delhi Capitals has some spectacular bowlers who were very dominant in IPL 2020 too. Here we take a look at 3 players from Delhi Capitals who can become the highest wicket-takers for the team in IPL 2021.
Kagiso Rabada is undoubtedly the biggest contender to become the highest wicket-taker for Delhi Capitals in IPL 2021. Last year, he was the leading wicket-taker of the tournament. The South African pacer clinched 30 wickets in 17 matches and won the purple cap. He is the most prominent bowler for Delhi Capitals in IPL 2021.