The Delhi Daredevils are all set to face Kolkata Knight Riders in their third match at home ground. Both the teams have been out of shape this season. While DD have lost two previous home ground matches in India, KKR have lost four matches in a row. Their previous match saw a brutal result, As KKR slumped from 121 for no wicket to 123 for six. Both the teams have won two matches and are in the lower side of the table. This match will help one of the team improve their position and get a lead on the points table. Here are five players who can change the game, this match.
1. Jaidev Unadkat (Delhi Daredevils)
This left handed bowler has taken six wickets in the six matches he has been a part of. He is the bowler “to be watched out for” in Wasim Akram’s words. He has a great potential to take down wickets while withholding the runs.
2. JP Duminy (Delhi Daredevils)
He has scored a phenomenal 240 runs and knows his way around the field. An excellent batsman as well as fielder, the all rounder has taken some phenomenal catches this season. He is known for his defensive strokes and is also a handy off spiner.
3. Robin Uthappa (Kolkata Knight Riders)
He has been the performed of the team who knows how to send the ball off boundary. He has scored 209 runs in the seven matches he has been a part of and is one of the most talented opening batsman. He is a stroke master who has all the shots in his book and needs to be watched out for.
4. Sunil Narine (Kolkata Knight Riders)
This left handed spinner has terrorized many batsmen. He has taken 11 wickets in the seven matches he has been a part of and has been a proud owner of the purple cap many a times.
5. Dark Horse: Dinesh Karthik (Delhi Daredevils)
He was a major contribution to DD’s huge score in their previous match. One of the most consistent batsman in the Indian team, he has scored 157 runs in the seven matches he has played and 51 in his previous match alone. Now that he has come in form, we can sure expect some huge hits from him.