Delhi Capitals will play their first match of IPL 2021 against Chennai Super Kings. The match will be played at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on April 10, 2021. Delhi Capitals were the runner-up in IPL 2020 as they lost the final match to Mumbai Indians. In IPL 2021, Shreyas Iyer is going to lead Delhi Capitals.
Delhi Capitals comprise a strong squad. However, they released 6 players from the team ahead of IPL 2021 auction. Alex Carey, Keemo Paul, Tushar Deshpande, Sandeep Lamichhane, Mohit Sharma, and Jason Roy were the players whom Delhi Capitals released.
In the auction, Delhi Capitals bought 3 overseas players and 5 domestic players. Delhi Capitals have some great overseas players in the team so there is a tough competition to grab to 4 slots available for them. Here we look at 4 overseas players of the Delhi Capitals who might be benched throughout IPL 2021.
IPL 2021: 4 Overseas Players Of Delhi Capitals Who Might Be Benched Throughout The Season
Chris Woakes opted out of IPL 2020 saying that he wanted to concentrate on the national side England. He is one overseas player who might be benched by Delhi Capitals throughout IPL 2021. Woakes only played 5 matches in IPL 2018. Delhi Capitals also have Kagiso Rabada and Anrich Nortje as pacers, and they both performed extremely well last season. So Woakes might be overlooked over the two.