Delhi Capitals take on Kings XI Punjab in the second match of IPL 2020. It’s a clash between the two sides who have never won the tournament and will be hungry to prove themselves from the very first game. Two exciting squads with 2 legendary team coaches, Ricky Ponting and Anil Kumble. Also, two dazzling future India captaincy material KL Rahul and Shreyas Iyer will look to clinch their season opener with a win at the Dubai International Stadium.
Overall Head-to-Head: (24 matches- KXIP 14 | DC 10)
KXIP and DC have faced each other 24 times in the IPL so far and the Hyderabad-based team currently leads the head-to-head 14-10.
Recent Head-to-Head: (Last 5 matches)
KXIP has dominated the recent head-to-head, winning four of the five previous matches against Delhi.
Pitch Report- Dubai International Cricket Stadium pitch may assist pacers in the beginning of DC vs KXIP match, but the pitch has traditionally been slow. The pitch has a minimal grass covering and the conditions can help the team batting first. Spinners will get a grip as the match progresses.
Prediction: Team batting second to win the match.