While opener Shikhar Dhawan has been consistent in the Delhi team, Shreyas Iyer and Rishabh Pant have been failing in the last few matches in the middle order. Power hitter Marcus Steinis’ lightning is also limited to 2-3 overs. However .. Kagiso Rabada, Nortez and Ashwin are doing better in bowling. Most importantly .. Rabada continues to be the bowler who has taken the most wickets (25) in the latest season.
Mumbai captain Rohit Sharma has not yet fully come into touch with batting as he has recovered from injury and made a re-entry. However, another opener Decock, Ishant Kishan, Suryakumar Yadav, Kieran Pollard and Hardik Pandya are in good form. In bowling too, the team looks strong with Jaspreet Bumra, Trent Boult and Rahul Chahar.
Delhi Capitals (Playing XI): Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer (c), Rishabh Pant (w), Marcus Stoinis, Daniel Sams, Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje
Mumbai Indians (Playing XI): Rohit Sharma (c), Quinton de Kock (w), Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah