KKR vs DC IPL Score: Kolkata Knight Riders and Delhi Capitals will face off in the 2021 IPL Qualifiers 2.© BCCI IPL
The Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Delhi Capitals (DC) will face off in Qualifying 2 on Wednesday at Sharjah Cricket Stadium to advance to the 2021 Indian Premier League (IPL) final. KKR comes after a victory over Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in Eliminator while DC lost qualifying 1 against the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) who reserved their place in the final. The team under Eoin Morgan made a brilliant comeback in the UAE stage of the season after a poor first half in India. KKR bowlers and top notch batsmen have been their strength so far this season, while the two-time champions have struggled a lot with their middle order. On the other side, the Delhi Capitals led by Rishabh Pant who completed the first leg of the league have one of the most balanced lineups, they just need to tick all the boxes on any given day. The winner of Qualifier 2 will play against CSK in the final on Friday. (LIVE SCORECARD)
IPL 2021 live score updates between Kolkata Knight Riders and Delhi Capitals, direct from Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah
6:18 p.m. (IST)
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Hello and welcome to the live blog of the IPL 2021 Qualifier 2 game which will be played between the Kolkata Knight Riders and the Delhi Capitals at Sharjah Cricket Stadium. The winner of this clash will face the Chennai Super Kings in the final on Friday while the losing team will be eliminated. Rishabh Pant, in his first tenure as captain, led DC brilliantly as they led the points standings after the Championship stage. However, DC lost Qualifying 1 to CSK but they are backed for a tough fight in this knockout match. Speaking of the KKR team led by Eoin Morgan who were the last team to advance to the playoffs, they won a thriller against the Royal Challengers Bangalore at the same location in the Eliminator. KKR is full of confidence and their top notch bowlers and hitters have been their strength since the season resumed in the UAE. This clash will be difficult for both teams because they will leave nothing to chance for a place in the final of the tournament.
The match will start at 7:30 p.m. IST while the draw will be at 7:00 p.m. IST. Stay with us for all updates.
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