The Gujarat Titans will be taking on the Delhi Capitals in the 44th match of the Indian Premier League 2023. The match will be played in Narendra Modi Stadium Ahmedabad, Gujarat in India, starting at 7:30 PM IST.
This match will be played between two contrasting teams. On one hand the Delhi capitals have had a horrendous tournament with highly disappointing performances and wavering displays, where nothing seemed to be going right for them. Whatever they tried doing, absolutely made no difference. The main flaw lied on their over dependence on their makeshift captain David warner and absences of Rishabh pant’s enterprising leadership. All these factors weighed heavily on the team and this tournament has proved to be a nightmare for them. They lost 6 matches of their 7 games in the TATA IPL 2023.
On the other hand their opponents, the Gujrat Titans, have had a near perfect tournament. They performed as a collective unit and did not ride on the shoulders of just a single player. The freedom provided by the management and their firebrand captain Hardik Pandya was exemplary. They played 8 matches, won 6 and lost 2.
So this is going to be an attention-grabbing match between two teams who have run the tournament poles apart. So get ready for a high-intensity encounter with the juices flowing.
TFG Fantasy Stars for GT vs DC
Shubman Gill is a regal player to watch when he gets going. He can play the front foot punch through deep mid-wicket with astonishing ease. He plays the on-drive beautifully straight past the bowler with the top hand and can play a extremely fine sweep shot. He has played 82 matches, scored 2,233. runs with a batting average of 41.63 and a strike rate of 142.31. in his Indian Premier League career so far.
David Miller also known as Devi miler can trace the ball straight down the ground over mid -off and can also play a hard cut shot through cover point. He is regarded as one of the most dangerous T20 batsmen ever. He is an terrifically brilliant fielder anywhere in the outfield. He has played 112 matches, scored 2,635. runs with a batting average of 60.00 and a strike rate of 151.26. in his Indian Premiere League career so far.
Riddhiman Saha also known as Riddhi Saha is a feisty cricketer with all the competitive juices flowing in his veins and playing all the text book cricketing shots. Like the cover drive through the covers the straight drive through mid-off mid-on, the cut shot in between the off side and point. On top of that he is a high class wicketkeeper behind the stumps, having played 152. matches, scoring 2,578. runs with a batting average of 18.88. and a strike rate of 130.17. in his Indian Premiere League career so far.
David Warner a stormy cricketer when he gets going. He can play a brilliant square drive through the off side and can pull the ball hard with enormous strength through, in front of mid-wicket. An intensely destructive batsman he also plays a hard sweep shot in the front of square leg. David has played 170. matches, scored 6,187. runs with a batting average of 38.25.and a strike rate of 118.60. in his Indian Premier League career so far.
Sarfaraz khan is a really talented batsman who can play shots all over the ground. He plays the back foot punch through mid-wicket with class and punish the bowler. He also plays the pull shot with competent authority in between mid-wicket and square leg. He plays a glorious cover drive with the spin through the covers. Sarfaraz has played 50 matches, scored 585 runs with a batting average of 13.25. and a strike rate of 85.48. in his Indian Premier League career so far.
Axar Patel can hit a long ball over long-on long-off and also bowls some economical overs with the ball and plays a smashing cover drive over the covers. All in all he is a holistic package and has played 130. matches, scored 1,346. runs with a batting average of 35.17. and a strike rate of 142.57. in his Indian Premier League career so far.
Possible 11: GT
Shubman Gill, Wriddhiman Saha, Abhinav Manohar, Hardik Pandya, Sai Sudharsan, David Miller, Rashid khan, Rahul Tewatia, Yash Dayal, Alzarri Joseph, Mohammed Shami.
Possible 11: DC
David Warner, Sarfaraz khan, Mitchell Marsh, Phil Salt, Axar Patel, Abishek Porel, Priyam Garg, Lalit Yadav, Khaleel Ahmed, Kuldeep Yadav, Anrich Nortje.
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