For the 32nd match of the IPL 2022, the Delhi Capitals will encounter the Punjab Kings for the first time. Besides, this match was moved from Pune to Mumbai due to the Covid threat. As a result, the match will start at 7:30 p.m. at Mumbai’s Brabourne Stadium.

Furthermore, both sides have lost their most recent match. So both the teams will be aiming for an extra two points. So, in this article, we’ll talk about the playing 11 for DC Vs PBKS, as well as the weather forecast. We’ll also talk about the DC Vs PBKS dream11 match as well as the latest cricket score and updates. Lastly, go through this sports news.

DC Vs PBKS Match Information IPL 2022

Tournament32nd Match IPL 2022
Date20th April 2022 (Wednesday)
Start Time7:30 pm IST
VenueBrabourne Stadium, Mumbai
Weather Report The temperature is expected to stay around 31 degrees. Further, the humidity is projected to be approximately 73 percent, with no rain in the forecast.

DC Vs PBKS Pitch report  

Both teams’ batters will benefit from shorter boundaries and a faster outfield. Furthermore, spinners may receive some help from the pitch. Fast bowlers may also be efficient in the powerplay and death overs.

1st Innings Average Score: 186 Runs

DC Vs PBKS Head to Head Stats

Total Matches28
DC Won13
PBKS Won15
No result/Tie00

DC Major/Injury Updates

  • Mitchell Marsh has tested positive for Covid and will be absent for the next few games.
  • Anrich Nortje’s injury is still bothering him. As a result, he may not play for DC.
  • Despite David Warner’s excellent start, DC could not chase down RCB’s 189-run total.

Punjab kings Major/Injury Updates 

  • PBKS openers struggled to make runs in the absence of Mayank Agarwal and were defeated by SRH in their last match.
  • Liam Livingstone recorded another excellent performance, scoring 60 runs in 33 balls with a strike rate of 181.82. In addition, he hit four sixes.
  • In addition, Rahul Chahar just conceded 28 runs while dismissing Rahul Tripathi and Abhishek Sharma.

DC Vs PBKS Match Preview

So far, DC hasn’t been in the same form as last year. Out of five matches, the Delhi Capitals have only won two. Mitchell Marsh was also affected by Covid19. As a result, DC’s journey will be more difficult.

Moreover, PBKS has done well due to its strong batting lineups. They’ve also won three of their last six games. However, they are coming off a loss against SRH in their most recent match. Experienced bowlers and hitters, on the other hand, are capable of making a comeback.

Furthermore, as per news update sports, DC is ranked 8th with 4 points, while PBKS is ranked 7th with 6 points. As a result, both teams will undoubtedly improve by winning this match. Let’s see if Rishabh Pant’s team or Mayank Agarwal’s side comes out on top. Thus, overall as per the latest sports news Punjab Kings has a higher chance to win.

Dream11 Predicted Match Winner: PBKS

DC Vs PBKS Predicted Playing 11: 

DC playing 11: 

David Warner, Prithvi Shaw, Mandeep Singh, Rishabh Pant (C/wk), Rovman Powell, Lalit Yadav, Axar Patel, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Khaleel Ahmed, Chetan Sakariya.

PBKS playing 11: 

Shikhar Dhawan, Mayank Agarwal(c), Jonny Bairstow (wk), Liam Livingstone, Shahrukh Khan, Prabhsimran Singh, Odean Smith, Kagiso Rabada, Arshdeep Singh, Rahul Chahar, Vaibhav Arora.

DC Vs PBKS Dream11 Captain and Vice-Captain Selections

  • David Warner, a left-handed batter, has hammered 131 runs at an average of 43.67 in just three matches. In addition, he scored 66 runs in 38 balls in his most recent encounter.
  • Kuldeep Yadav has 11 wickets in just five games so far. This season, he has pitched well consistently, with 8.23 runs per nine innings. He only had one wicket in the previous encounter.
  • Shikhar Dhawan, a left-handed batsman, has 205 runs in six matches at an average of 34.17. In addition, in the previous match, Bhuvneshwar Kumar bowled him out for a single digit.
  • As an All-Rounder, Liam Livingstone has been on fire this season. In this tournament, he scored 224 runs and grabbed two wickets. His most recent innings score was 60 runs.

DC Vs PBKS Differential Dream11 Picks

  • Shahrukh Khan, the right-handed batsman, and well-known finisher has hit 86 runs in six matches. He can, nevertheless, bat in difficult conditions.
  • Shardul Thakur is an All-Rounder with a lot of experience. He has taken four wickets and scored 70 runs so far. But he is well-known for more than just these records.

DC Vs PBKS Dream11 Team Prediction

Wicket Keepers: Rishabh Pant 

Batsman: Shikhar Dhawan, Mayank Agarwal, David Warner, Prithvi Shaw

All-rounders: Axar Patel, Liam Livingstone 

Bowlers: Kagiso Rabada, Kuldeep Yadav, Rahul Chahar, Avesh Khan, Khaleel Ahmed

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Question 1: When will the DC Vs PBKS match begin?

Ans. After the toss at 7 p.m., the match between DC and PBKS will begin at 7:30 p.m.

Question 2: What is the DC Vs PBKS venue? 

Ans.  Due to the Covid scare, this match shifted from Pune to Mumbai, and now it will be hosted at Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai.

Question 3: What are the starting lineups for the DC Vs PBKS match?

Ans. Follow all our sports news India, and cricket news to know about the playing XI for the match between DC and PBKS.

Question 4: Where can we watch the match between DC and PBKS live?

Ans. The game between DC and PBKS can be seen live and enjoyed on Star Sports Network and Disney+ Hotstar.

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