DC vs MI: After playing three games at Wankhede Stadium, Delhi Capitals will play their next two games at Chepauk Stadium in Chennai. They will face Mumbai Indians on Tuesday.
Delhi Capital’s highest run-getter Shikhar Dhawan believes that it will be a challenge to face Mumbai Indians as they have already played three games over there. However, he asserted that a positive mindset mixed with aggression will help the win the battle.
“MI has played 2-3 three matches there before so they know the conditions, for us the challenge will be to switch on mentally according to the wicket and prepare our plan and just go and implement it and play with a positive mindset, aggression and look to win the game,” Dhawan had said in a tweet video posted by DC’s handle.
Delhi all-rounder, Marcus Stoinis also praised the Mumbai Indians team. Calling them a great team, Stoinis believes that it will be a challenge facing them on a tricky Chepauk surface.
“They are a very good team, we have played against them a lot of times recently and yeah, it is going to be a challenging game on that surface. They have got a really adaptable team and so do we so it will be a good contest,” said Stoinis.
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So far Delhi Capitals have won two of their three matches including the last one against Chennai Super Kings by 7 wickets. Both the openers Prithvi Shaw and Shikhar Dhawan starred with the bat and stitched a blistering 138-run opening stand.
Both sides have won two games each in the tournament. Last time, both these two sides met in IPL 2020 final. Mumbai Indians won that game to left their fifth IPL title.
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