Delhi Capitals will take on Chennai Super Kings in the first qualifier of the IPL 2021 season. The match will be played at the Dubai International Stadium. The match is between two teams who have had the most consistent performance of the season. The team that wins the first qualifier will advance directly to the final. At the same time, the losing team has a chance. The next match is with the winner of the eliminator.
Chennai Super Kings won the toss and elected to field Delhi have been sent to bat. There are no changes from the last match played in Chennai team. The Delhi line-up is a change. Ripal Patel will be replaced by Tom Karan.
The two teams have met 25 times in the past, with Delhi winning 10 and CSK 15. Delhi have reached the play-offs in the last two seasons. The loss to RCB in the last league match this time is a slight disappointment for Delhi.
The Chennai Super Kings, led by MS Dhoni, have won three titles in the IPL so far. Last season, the team was eliminated from the play-offs, but this time it has performed authentically.
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