Delhi Capitals (DC), earlier known as Delhi Daredevils and Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) are in search of momentum this edition of Indian Premier League (IPL) as they hope to put years of disappointment in the league past them. Like all other teams, the two sides are also hoping to ensure passage to the next round VIVO Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019 at the earliest. In order to achieve this, they will need to get results with very little rest between high-intensity games and here comes KXIP vs DC head-to-head record in the play. Kings XI Punjab and Delhi Capitals have played 22 games against each other with Punjab having the ascendency in terms of head to head record. They have won 13 while Delhi have managed 9. Let us have a look at their last 5 meetings of Kings XI Punjab-Delhi Capitals ahead of VIVO IPL 2019 Match 13. Kings XI Punjab vs Delhi Capitals Live Cricket Score 13th T20 Match.
DD vs KXIP – April 23, 2018 – Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi – KXIP won by 4 runs
The Kings 11 Punjab bowlers produced a gem of a performance defending a low target of 144 despite Shreyas Iyer offering resistance with a well made 57. Ankit Rajpoot, Andrew Tye and Mujeeb Ur Rahman picked up two wickets each to stifle Delhi in their own backyard.
KXIP vs DD – April 8, 2019 – PCA Stadium Mohali, Chandigarh – KXIP won by 6 wickets
One of the few innings last season where Gautam Gambhir looked settled in the middle as his 55 enabled Delhi Daredevils to put up 166/7 on board. In reply, Kings 11 Punjab got there without breaking much sweat as the fifties from opener K L Rahul and Karun Nair was enough to take them to a win. KXIP vs DC , IPL 2019 Match 13 Preview: Kings XI Punjab, Delhi Capitals Look to Build on Momentum.
KXIP vs DD – April 30, 2017 - PCA Stadium Mohali, Chandigarh – KXIP won by 10 wickets
A terrible showing with the bat for Delhi saw them getting bundled out for just 67 with just three players reaching double figures. Sandeep Sharma was lethal with the new ball picking up 4 crucial wickets and rightly won the man of the match award. Punjab needed just under 8 overs to reach their target with Martin Guptill hitting a 27 ball 50.
DD vs KXIP – April 15, 2017 – Feroz Shah Kotla. Delhi – DD won by 51 runs
Sam Billings opened the innings for Delhi and scored a wonderful 55 to get his team to a good start. With contributions from the lower order batsman like Corey Anderson, the hosts set a target of 189 for Kings 11 Punjab. The Punjab chase never got materialised despite several batsmen getting good starts, ultimately falling short by 51 runs. Corey Anderson was adjudged the man of the match for his all-round show.
KXIP vs DD – May 7, 2016 – PCA Stadium Mohali, Chandigarh – KXIP won by 9 runs
Kings 11 Punjab put on 181/5 batting first with the fifties from Marcus Stoinis and Wriddhiman Saha. The Delhi batsman showed great intent in their chase with Quinton De Kock getting them off to a flier. When Sanju Samson was dismissed for 49, Delhi’ score was 121, and the game could have gone either way. But the lower order failed for Delhi handing Punjab the game.
The Kings 11 Punjab have won four of the last five games played against Delhi including both home and away win last season. The visitors will be desperate to improve the record when they take on Punjab this evening.