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There have been a total of 23 matches in the IPL between Delhi and Chennai so far. Out of this, CSK team won 15 matches. At the same time, the Delhi team has been able to win only 8 matches.
Rishabh Pant will be seen commanding the Delhi Capitals in the 14th season of the IPL. His first match is on April 10 from Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s team Chennai Super Kings. Pant has said that he is ready for the first match. He said that whatever I have learned from Dhoni over the years, I will use the same against him. The IPL will start from April 9. In the first match, Rohit Sharma’s Mumbai Indians and Virat Kohli’s Royal Challengers Bangalore will be face to face.
“Excited to captain for the first time”
Pant said that he is excited to captain the IPL for the first time. He said – Our first match is from Mahi Bhai’s team. This match will be special for me and I will get to learn a lot from them. I have learned a lot from him before. Whatever the experience of playing my IPL so far, I will try to use it against CSK.
“Will try to win IPL trophy under my captaincy”
Pant said- I am looking at the opportunity I have got as an opportunity for myself. We have not won the IPL title even once. I will try to get the title to the team under my captaincy. Our team has been consistently doing well for the last few seasons. Our players are giving their 100%. So what else do you need as a captain?
“Ponting’s experience will benefit the team”
Pant said that the team has benefited from Ricky Ponting being the coach. Ponting has a lot of cricket and captaincy experience. A lot has been learned from them. I hope that we will be able to win the title this time with his guidance and the support of other teammates.
Pant played 68 matches in IPL, scored 2079 runs
Pant has played 68 matches in the IPL so far, scoring 2079 runs at an average of 35.23. He has scored a century and 12 half-centuries so far. At the same time, Shreyas Iyer scored 2200 runs in 79 matches at an average of 31.42. Iyer could not score a century so far, but he has scored 16 fifties.
DC could not win any title, Mumbai became 5 times champion
In IPL history, Delhi team has not been able to win the title so far. He once played the finals in the 2020 season. He was then defeated by Mumbai Indians, captained by Rohit Sharma. Mumbai has won the title 5 times at most. Chennai team, captained by Mahendra Singh Dhoni at number 2, has won the title 3 times.
Kolkata and Hyderabad won the title 2–2 times. Once Rajasthan won this title in 2008. This was the first season of the tournament. Punjab and Bangalore have also not been able to win the title so far.
8 teams will play 60 matches including finals in 52 days
The 14th season of IPL will start from April 9. The final will be played on 30 May. This season, all 8 teams will play 60 matches including finals in 52 days. All the matches will be held in 6 cities Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi, Mumbai and Kolkata.
The final will be played at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. For the first time it is happening that despite having a tournament in the country, no team will play a match in their home country. That is, Kolkata’s match will not be in Kolkata and Mumbai’s match in Mumbai.