Eoin Morgan and Rishabh Pant 2
Eoin Morgan and Rishabh Pant (Image Credit: Twitter)

KKR vs DC Head to Head Records, Kolkata Knight Riders’ H2H Record Against Delhi Capitals- IPL 2021 Match 41: Kolkata Knight Riders and Delhi Capitals will collide with each other in their next encounter of IPL 2021. The KKR vs DC match will take place on September 28 at Sharjah Cricket Stadium. KKR vs DC is the 41st match of the tournament.

KKR hold the 4th spot in IPL 2021 points table. The team has played 10 matches so far. They have won 4 games and lost 6 and have 8 points in their pockets. In their last encounter. KKR lost to Chennai Super Kings by 2 wickets.

Faf du Plessis
Faf du Plessis. Image Credits: BCCI

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Batting 1st in the match, KKR put up 171-6 on the scoreboard. Openers Shubman Gill and Venkatesh Iyer got out cheaply. Later, Rahul Tripathi scored 45 runs while Nitish Rana mustered 37 runs to keep the scoreboard running.

Later, CSK openers Ruturaj Gaikwad and Faf du Plessis gave a fabulous start to the team, putting an opening stand of 74 runs. Towards the end, CSK needed 26 runs off the last 12 balls. Ravindra Jadeja’s quickfire of 22 off 8 turned the match in CSK’s favour. With little drama in the final over, CSK managed to pull off the victory on the final ball.

Ravindra Jadeja
Ravindra Jadeja vs KKR. (Photo: IPL)

Delhi Capitals currently hold the 2nd spot in the points table with 16 points. Out of 10 games, the team has won 8 and lost 2. In the previous encounter, DC defeated Rajasthan Royals. DC batted first in the match and scored 154-6.

DC openers got out cheaply but later Shreyas Iyer played a brilliant knock of 43 runs. Rishabh Pant’s 24 and Shimron Hetmyer’s 28 also helped the team to reach a good total on the scoreboard. Later, Rajasthan Royals could only reach 121-6 in the 2nd innings.

Shreyas Iyer, IPL 2021
Shreyas Iyer. Credits: IPL

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Sanju Samson scored 70 runs for the team but DC dismissed the rest of the batsmen easily. DC showed brilliant teamwork in bowling with all the bowlers picking wickets. Anrich Nortje scalped 2 wickets while Avesh Khan, Ravichandran Ashwin, Kagiso Rabada, and Axar Patel picked 1 wicket each.

KKR vs DC Head to Head Records, Kolkata Knight Riders’ H2H Record Against Delhi Capitals- IPL 2021 Match 41

Eoin Morgan and Rishabh Pant, IPL 2021
Eoin Morgan and Rishabh Pant (Image Credit: Twitter)

KKR vs DC- Head-to-Head Records

Stats Matches KKR Won DC Won NR
Overall 29 14 14 1
At Sharjah Cricket Stadium 1 0 1 0
In the last 5 matches 5 1 4 0
IPL 2021 1 0 1 0

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Successful Head-to-Head Records in 1st Batting vs 2nd Batting:

Innings KKR Won DC Won
First Batting 7 5
Second Batting 7 8


KKR vs DC – Top players’ stats

Stats KKR DC
Highest Individual Score Nitish Rana- 81 David Warner- 107*
Best Batting Average Salman Butt- 48 Prithvi Shaw- 64.6
Most runs Robin Uthappa- 392 Gautam Gambhir- 569
Best economy rate John Hastings- 2.25 Lalit Yadav- 4.33
Most wickets Sunil Narine- 20 Umesh Yadav- 21
Best Bowling figures Varun Chakravarthy- 5/20 Amit Mishra- 3/14