In 2020 Delhi Capitals qualified for the knock out stages of IPL after seven years. Lead by Shreyas Iyer and coached by Aussie Legend Ricky Pointing they went a step further to reach the finals only to come second nest to the unstoppable Mumbai Indians side. Shikhar Dhawan and Kagiso Rabada were two standout players for Delhi with most runs (618) and wickets(30). Here are few stats about Delhi in 2020 IPL :
Last Season Position : 2nd
Last Season Position in League Table : 2nd
Purple Cap Winner : Kagiso Rabada
Delhi Capitals in 2021 :
New Captain :
In absence of Shreyas Iyer Delhi has appointed Talisman Risabh Pant as their new captain. Will he lead Delhi to new glory remains to be seen. Here is what cricket Pundit Akash Chopra thinks:
Star Signing for 2021 :
Steve Smith : Delhi capitals have snapped up Rajasthan Royals star player Steve Smith for 2.2 crore this year to add some experience in their erstwhile youthful side.
Star Player to Watch out For :
Marcus Stoinis :
Last seasons stand out all rounder stoinis once agin remains the star player to watch out for Delhi capitals. Stoinis scored 352 runs and picked up 13 wickets in 17 Matches to help Delhi reach their maiden final.
The Squad for 2021 :
Some old player of Delhi namely Umesh Yadav and Sam Billing have made a return to the team.
So Will there be ROAR again :