The 36th match of IPL 2017 is about to be played between Delhi Daredevils (DD) and Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) at Punjab Cricket Association stadium located in Mohali. The game is slated to begin at 4:00 PM on 30th April. It will be the eighth match of DD in this tournament while KXIP will be playing its ninth match of this domestic cricket league.
Presently, Delhi’s team holds eighth rank in IPL 2017 points table. The team has played seven matches till now. Led by Indian fast bowler Zahir Khan, Delhi Daredevils could win two games out of seven matches. It lost five matches and earned 4 fours points with the two victories. The team’s current net run rate is +0.514.
On other side, KXIP has won three matches out of eight games. The team failed to clinch victories in rest five matches and acquired sixth rank in the points table. Presently, team KXIP has a net run rate of -0.448. Led by Australian cricketer Glenn Maxwell, team KXIP earned six points with its three victories in this series of T20 matches.
In today’s game, both teams need victory to surge their ranks in IPL 2017 points table. Apart from this match, KXIP and DD require to win upcoming all matches so as to qualify for the qualifiers’ matches. Maxwell and Khan haven’t made any major changes in their teams for this game. Let’s see how the two teams confront for the much needed victory in this match.