Delhi Capital IPL 2020
Delhi Capital will be one of the toughest competitors when we talk about IPL 2020 edition. They will be playing their season 2 with a new name Delhi Capital during IPL 2020 as replaced by Delhi Daredevils. DC IPL Team Owners are expecting that this time team will be bringing IPL trophy home. As in the last season the team lost in eliminator round.
Given the extreme advancement seen in the execution of the Capitals team last season, the DC IPL Team Owners have done well to not fiddle around with their team too much. Delhi Capital IPL Team Captain Shreyas Iyer will be leading the team once again, while most of the youngsters are expected to be retained as the team builds towards the next few years. Delhi Capitals traded hard-hitting Windies all-rounder Sherfane Rutherford for Mumbai Indians Mayank Markande before the auction.
DC Team Players released before the Auction
This is the list of players which were released before the IPL Auction 2020:-
Chris Morris, Colin Ingram, Hanuma Vihari, Ankush Bains, Bandaru Ayyappa, Jalaj Saxena, Nathu Singh, Manjot Kalra, and Colin Munro.
Delhi Capital IPL 2020: Auction Highlights
Delhi Capitals were very smart when considering them in the auction. DC IPL Team 2020 were boosted with the addition of some big players as they took a total of 8 players in the auction. The management spent a whopping 18.85 crores together to get new DC Team Players.
They took the following picks in the IPL 2020 auction the West Indies batsman Shimron Hetmyer (Rs 7.75 crore), Australia all-rounder Marcus Stoinis (Rs 4.80 crore), Australia wicketkeeper Alex Carey (Rs 2.40 crore), England batsman Jason Roy (Rs 1.50 crore), England all-rounder Chris Woakes (Rs 1.50 crore), Indian medium-pacer Mohit Sharma (Rs 20 lakh), Indian medium-pacer Tushar Deshpande (20 lakh) and Indian all-rounder Lalit Yadav (Rs 20 lakh).
DC IPL Team 2020: Final Squad
Shreyas Iyer, Prithvi Shaw, Ajinkya Rahane, Shikhar Dhawan, Jason Roy, Ishant Sharma, Amit Mishra, Avesh Khan, Sandeep Lamichhane, Kagiso Rabada, Keemo Paul, Mohit Sharma, Lalit Yadav, Axar Patel, Harshal Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Marcus Stoinis, Chris Woakes, Rishabh Pant, Alex Carey, Shimron Hetmyer, Tushar Deshpande.
Predicted Delhi Capital IPL Team Captain
Shreyas Iyer is expected to lead the Delhi Capital team. As he did very well in the last season for the team and he took the team to the playoffs. Iyer has been in outstanding form and can play a major role in the team with the bat. He would be again tested as it is a young team and he has to show his international experience this season.
Delhi Capital Fantasy Cricket League Team
Now we will have a look towards the probable XI which Delhi Capitals might play. As we all know how important it is to know which players are playing in the match for a Fantasy gamer. Here you will get a glimpse of the core team of Delhi Capitals.
Now let us take a look at the best possible combination for the Delhi Capitals team during the upcoming IPL season.
Openers: Shikhar Dhawan and Jason Roy
Delhi Capital IPL Team management would be wanting that two power pack players should be opening the batting for the team. Shikhar Dhawan has been exceptional in IPL and you can't remove him from the top order. Whereas Jason Roy would fit in the opening pair as he is right-handed explosive batsmen which will make a great combination.
Both of them will be an eternal part of DC Fantasy Cricket League Team. The other choices for the openers are Ajinkya Rahane and Prithvi Shaw.
Middle-order: Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer (c), Rishabh Pant (wk), Shimron Hetmyer, Ravichandran Ashwin
The middle order of the team looks quite strong with some power hitting options as well as some dependable players. If the top order of the team fails then Ajinkya Rahane and Shreyas Iyer can be a dependable option. Whereas Rishabh Pant and Shimron Hetmyer will be the power hitter for the team who can change the match anytime towards their team.
Ravichandran Ashwin and Harshal Patel will be responsible for the late hitting duty. As if the middle order also fails then they can get the team to a decent score.
Lower order: Chris Woakes, Kagiso Rabada, Amit Mishra, Ishant Sharma
The pace department of the team will be lead by the lethal bowler Kagiso Rabada who will be supported by bowling all-rounder Chris Woakes and Ishant Sharma. The pace bowling looks very strong with all wicket-taking options. Whereas when we talk about the spin department Amit Mishra and Ravichandran Ashwin will be the experienced duo who would be responsible to take wickets in middle overs. These two are among the leading wicket-takers in the history of IPL.
DC Fantasy Cricket League Team: Best XI
Shikhar Dhawan, Jason Roy, Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer (c), Rishabh Pant (wk), Shimron Hetmyer, Chris Woakes, R Ashwin, Ishant Sharma, Kagiso Rabada, Amit Mishra.
Weakness of Delhi Capitals
Overall, Delhi Capitals looks quite strong as a team on paper. But there is some sort of trouble that the team might face. Delhi Capitals Fantasy Cricket League team lacks a quality all-rounder. As Chris Woakes and Ravichandran Ashwin are bowlers only. Harshal Patel can play that part as he has done very well in domestic leagues.
Delhi Capitals Fantasy Cricket Tips for FSL1
This section is made for all fantasy cricket lovers. As here you will get the players who can turn the chances of winning any DC Fantasy League. Here are few Delhi Capitals Fantasy Cricket Tips which you must keep in your mind when creating a team for Delhi Capital in any fantasy cricket league app.
Whenever you are taking players of Delhi Capital in your fantasy XI. You must take Kagiso Rabada and Amit Mishra in your line up as they have more experience in Delhi Stadium.
DC Fantasy Cricket Tips you should follow if the match happens at Delhi's home ground. Take more spinners and bowlers who change pace very often as the pitch tends to get slow as the game progresses.
This article provides you with an overall idea about the Delhi Capital team in IPL 2020. This article also includes DC Fantasy Cricket Tips which will help you to make the team in this season. FSL11 is a great platform for fantasy sports like cricket. Here you can enjoy Instant Withdrawal, less competition and referral program. Where you can earn money using your skills and knowledge.
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