2017 IPL Ninth Match: Rising Pune Supergiants VS. Delhi Daredevils

The frenzy of IPL 10 is on its pinnacle, as the biggest Cricket T20 League starts tomorrow. Fans are going non compos mentis over their favorite players and teams. Whilst we speak of teams and players, it’s time to make some predictions for the 9th match of the IPL that will be played on 10 April 2017 between Rising Pune Supergiants and Delhi Daredevils in Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune. Let’s have a look at the likely squads of these two teams.

Rising Pune Supergiants: Ravenous for Victory

2016 IPL didn’t prove to be very lucky for Rising Pune Supergiants as the team ended on the 7th spot on the Points Table. But this time, they are all set to make it big. With some new team members, Supergiants will be trying to win this time. Let’s have a look at the likely first XI of the all-geared up Rising Pune Supergiants.

The Likely First XI of Rising Pune Supergiants
SR No. Name of the Player Player Rating
1 Steven Smith (Captain) 9/10
2 MS Dhoni (Wicket Keeper) 8.5/10
3 Faf Du Plessis 8/10
4 Ashok Dinda 8/10
5 Mayank Agarwal 8/10
6 Ajinkya Rahane 8.5/10
7 Rajat Bhatia 7.5/10
8 Adam Zampa 7/10
9 R Ashwin 8.5/10
10 Ben Stokes 7/10
11 Ishwar Pandey 7.5/10
Total Overall Team Rating 8/10

Delhi Daredevils: Battling to Flip the Fate

Should it be called misfortune or bad luck? Delhi Daredevils have struggled a lot in the recent seasons of the Indian Premier League. The team finished on the 6th spot in the 2016 IPL Standings. This year Delhi Daredevils would have to try really hard to win. To know about the strength of the team Delhi, let’s have a look at its likely first XI players and the overall team rating.

The Likely First XI ofDelhi Daredevils
SR No. Name of the Player Player Rating
1 Zaheer Khan (Captain) 7.5/10
2 Shreyas Iyer 7/10
3 Quinton de Kock (Wicket Keeper) 8/10
4 Karun Nair 6.5/10
5 Sanju Samson 7/10
6 Chris Morris 8/10
7 Rishabh Pant 7/10
8 Angelo Mathews 8/10
9 Jayant Yadav 6.5/10
10 KagisoRabada 8/10
11 Amit Mishra 7.5/10
Total Overall Team Rating 7/10

Delhi Daredevils and Rising Pune Supergiants, both have struggled in the previous season of the Indian Premier League. But, if we have a look at the overall ratings of both the teams then Rising Pune Supergiants seem to be more likely to win with an overall rating of 8 out of 10 against Delhi Daredevils with an overall rating of 7 out of 10