Focusing on their first IPL title, Delhi Capitals will face another litmus test in the form of an optimistic Kolkata Knight Riders unit as both the teams face off in the second qualifier on Wednesday. The Delhi Capitals failed in their first big Test when they lost to Chennai Super Kings in the first qualifier and another defeat means no test for a strong team led by Indian wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant. Two-time winners KKR will take on Royal Challengers Bangalore with confidence in Monday’s eliminator.
Capitals of Delhi: Rishabh Pant (captain), Ajinkya Rahane, Prithviraj Shah, Ripal Patel, Shikhar Dhawan, Shimrom Hetmire, Shreyas Iyer, Steve Smith, Amit Mishra, Anrich Northze, Avesh Khan, Ben Dwarsh, Ishant Sharma, Kagilova, Kagilova Dubey, Tom Curran, Umesh Yadav, Akshar Patel, Lalit Yadav, Marcus Stoinis, Ravichandran Ashwin, Sam Billings and Vishnu Vinod
Kolkata Knight Riders: Eon Morgan (capt), Dinesh Karthik, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Karun Nair, Nitish Rana, Rahul Tripathi, Shubhman Gill, Harbhajan Singh, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Kuldeep Yadav, Lucky Ferguson, Pawan Negi, M. Prasad Krishna, Sandeep Warrior, Shivam , Tim Southee, Vaibhav Arora, Varun Chakraborty, Andre Russell, Ben Cutting, Shakib Al Hasan, Sunil Narine, Venkatesh Iyer, Sheldon Jackson, Tim Seafert