DC vs RCB Match Prediction: Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Delhi Capitals (DC) are competing in the first match of IPL today (April 15). Both the teams are currently on the track of defeat. RCB started this IPL season with a one-sided win against Mumbai Indians but after that they got back to back defeats in the next two matches. The condition of Delhi Capitals is even worse. This team has not got a single win so far in this season. Delhi has played four matches and in all four it has faced one-sided defeat. In such a situation, in today’s match, both these teams will be seen trying their best to get off the track of defeat and come back on the track of victory.
In this match, RCB’s edge seems to be a bit dominant in comparison to Delhi Capitals. This is because everything from two head record and recent performance to the form of the players seems to be going in favor of RCB.
RCB’s top order is in form
RCB’s batting has a lot of depth. RCB’s top-3 i.e. Duplessis, Kohli and Maxwell are seen in excellent form this season. Apart from this, there are also match finishers like Dinesh Karthik and Shahbaz Ahmed in this team. Although the middle order and lower order batsmen of this team have not spread much color in this season.
Good balance in bowling
RCB also has a good balance between fast and spin bowling. In the spin department where Wanindu Hasaranga, Shahbaz Ahmed and Maxwell will take charge. At the same time, the responsibility of fast bowling will be on the shoulders of Siraj, Parnell and Harshal Patel. By the way, RCB’s bowling has been mediocre so far this season.
Only a few players are able to perform in Delhi
Delhi Capitals also have a good balance in batting and bowling, but at present only a few players of this team are able to perform well. Only David Warner and Akshar Patel have shone in batting, while Enrique Norkhia and Mukesh Kumar have been effective in bowling. If the team has to come on the track of victory, then other players will also have to do better.
Lack of fighting skills in Delhi Lack
of fighting skills has been seen in the previous matches of this team. Important things like enthusiasm, passion and passion have also been seen missing in the team. In such a situation, the team management needs to encourage its players. The best thing in this match for Delhi Capitals would be that star all-rounder Mitchell Marsh has returned. He was not available for the last two matches.
RCB also dominates in head to head record
RCB’s team’s record against Delhi Capitals has been excellent. In the 29 matches between the two teams, RCB has won 17 and Delhi has 10 wins. The last three matches have also been in the name of RCB. In such a situation, the figures are also telling that RCB has a heavy upper hand.
Overall summary is that today’s match is going to be a tough fight. RCB is a little ahead in the claim to win here, but the Delhi team also has the guts to counterattack.