Delhi Capitals (DC) and Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) will be up against each other in the 45th match of IPL 2022 on 1st May from 3:30 PM onwards at the Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai.
Delhi Capitals have secured four wins in eight games while Lucknow has acquired six wins in nine games so far in the tournament.
Match: Delhi Capitals vs Lucknow Super Giants – Match 45
Venue: Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai.
Date & Time: 1st May 2022 at 3:30 PM (IST)
Where to Watch Live: Star Sports Network, Disney+ Hotstar, and JIO TV.
Pitch Report: The pitch at the Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai is a balanced pitch. The pacers have earned some movements in the earlier phase of the game. However, the rest is for the batters to enjoy. Batting second will be a good option on this pitch as dew will make a huge factor in the second innings.
Lucknow Super Giants have won the round fixture of this season against Delhi Capitals.
There is no injury news till now from both teams.
Rishabh Pant-led Delhi Capitals is in the middle of the ocean as they have to travel a long way to qualify for the knockout stage. They have collected eight points in as many games and are in sixth place on the points table. DC needs a victory here at the Wankhede Stadium to keep their winning momentum alive. After their defeat against RR, they gradually made a comeback in the next to secure a win against Kolkata Knight Riders. Will they be able to keep that momentum or will fail again?
Lucknow Super Giants are in s good position rather than DC and will take a lot of boost from their last game. KL Rahul led Lucknow has achieved six wins in nine games while standing at number 3. Mohsin Khan new recruit of the franchise has taken three wickets in the last game against Punjab Kings. Meanwhile, Krunal Pandya has got back his form in the last three games and is in good touch. With Dushmantha in the side, Lucknow Super Giants is looking like the favorites to win this game unless DC makes an upset.
Captain: David Warner
Vice-Captain: Krunal Pandya
Other C/VC options: KL Rahul, Quinton De Kock
You must change your team if any of these players aren't announced in the starting lineup.