Pitch and Conditions:-
The pitch in Dubai has been a sporting one over the years. Batters have made hay, but the bowlers, especially the spinners have had their say as well. Teams can afford to field first and check the nature of the surface. The conditions will be fairly warm with the temperature around the 34 degrees Celsius mark. The humidity will be in the mid-50s with minimum dew around.
Playing Combinations for today’s DC vs KXIP match
Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw/Ajinkya Rahane, Shimron Hetmyer,Shreyas Iyer (c), Rishabh Pant (wk), Marcus Stoinis, Harshal Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Kagiso Rabada, Sandeep Lamichhane, Amit Mishra.
Kings XI Punjab
KL Rahul (c), Mayank Agarwal, Sarfaraz Khan, Glenn Maxwell, Mandeep Singh, Nicholas Pooran (wk), Krishnappa Gowtham, Mohammed Shami, Ravi Bishnoi, Mujeeb-ur-Rahman, Sheldon Cottrell/Chris Jordan.
Head to Head for DC vs KXIP
Played- 24 | DC won- 10 | KXIP won- 14
At neutral venues (outside India)
Played- 2 | DC won- 1 | KXIP won- 1