Today, on Wednesday, 17th May, the Delhi Capitals and Punjab Kings are set to face off in the 64th league match of IPL 16. The upcoming game between the two teams is scheduled to take place at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium in Dharamshala.
For the second time in a row, Delhi and Punjab are set to go head-to-head in the upcoming tournament. Earlier today, Punjab emerged victorious by a margin of 31 runs in the match played. A total of 31 matches have been played between the two teams in the Indian Premier League. The question on everyone’s mind is, which team has the upper hand? Let’s find out.
In a battle between two Indian states, Punjab and Delhi have faced off multiple times in various sports. Let’s take a closer look at their head-to-head record.
In the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL), Punjab Kings and Delhi Capitals have faced each other a total of 31 times. Out of these matches, Punjab has emerged victorious in 16 encounters while Delhi has won 15 matches. In a closely contested battle, both teams have emerged victorious in six out of the twelve matches played at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi.
The fourth match of the series will be played by both teams in Dharamshala.
In their most recent match, both teams faced off at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi, with Punjab emerging victorious by a margin of 31 runs. The much-anticipated match is scheduled to take place at the renowned Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium in Dharamshala.
In the past, these two teams have met on this very ground three times. Punjab has emerged victorious in two of those encounters, while Delhi has managed to secure a win in one. This upcoming season marks the inaugural match to be played at this particular venue.
As the upcoming match between Delhi and Punjab approaches, both teams have their eyes set on victory. Delhi is eager to settle scores with Punjab on their home ground, while the Punjab Kings are determined to maintain their lead and improve their chances of making it to the playoffs. It remains to be seen which team will emerge victorious today.
There is a chance for Punjab to qualify for the playoffs.
The 13th league match of Punjab is set to take place. With 6 victories in 12 matches, Punjab currently holds the eighth position on the scoreboard with a total of 12 points. If Punjab manages to win both of their matches, they will be able to qualify for the playoffs. Despite securing victories in both matches, the team’s fate remains uncertain as it is contingent upon the outcomes of other teams. Simultaneously, the team’s net run rate stands at a dismal -0.268.