Bangla Hunt Desk: Delhi Capitals and Kings XI Punjab are going to face each other in an important match of IPL today at Dubai Cricket Stadium. This match is very important for both the teams because on the one hand, the Delhi Capitals are desperate to win this match and pave the way for the play-offs.
At the moment, Delhi Capitals are at the top of the league table with 14 points after playing 9 matches in the IPL. On the other hand, Kings XI Punjab is at the very end, i.e. at number seven, collecting only 6 points after playing 9 matches. If Punjab loses to Delhi today, then Punjab's faint hope of reaching the play-offs will be over. On the other hand, Delhi Capitals will qualify for the play-offs with 16 points if they can beat Punjab today.
Today's match is going to be extremely tough because on the one hand there are T20 specialist cricketers in great form like Shekhar Dhawan, Shreyas IR, Kagiso Rabada in Delhi. Kings XI Punjab captain KL Rahul is also in great rhythm. Gayle is also back in the team, Kings XI Punjab has won two matches in a row. Besides, Mohammad Sami bowled brilliantly in the last match. Needless to say, today's match is going to be extremely bone-chilling.