Delhi Capitals have been quite consistent with their performance in the last 2 years. They were the runners-up in IPL 2020 and also qualified for the playoffs in 2019. This season, they will be playing with a new captain in the form of Rishabh Pant with Shreyas Iyer being ruled out due to an injury. RCB, on the other hand, will be led by Indian skipper Virat Kohli who is yet to win a trophy in the tournament.
Head to Head record:
RCB has an upper hand when it comes to the previous record between these two sides. They have clashed in 25 IPL matches of which 14 have been won by RCB, while DC have won 10 games.
|Played||Won by DC||Won by RCB||Tie||No Result|
Virat Kohli has an incredible record in the clashes between these sides, with 921 runs coming off his bat. He is followed by AB de Villiers (589) and Rishabh Pant (319). Among the bowlers, Yuzvendra Chahal has taken the most wickets (14), followed by Kagiso Rabada (12) and Amit Mishra (9).
Last season results:
In IPL 2020, DC won both their league matches against RCB. In the first encounter, they posted 196/4 with the help of fifty from Marcus Stoinis and later restricted the RCB team to 137/9. Kagiso Rabada bowled brilliantly picking up 4 wickets for 24 runs in 4 overs.
In the second match, Delhi capitals chased down the 153-run target in 19 overs registering a victory by 6 wickets. Anrich Nortje, Shikhar Dhawan and Ajinkya Rahane starred for them in this important clash.
|30-Apr-2008||Delhi Daredevils||10 Runs||Delhi|
|19-May-2008||Delhi Daredevils||5 Wickets||Bengaluru|
|26-Apr-2009||Delhi Daredevils||6 Wickets||Port Elizabeth|
|17-May-2009||Royal Challengers Bangalore||7 Wickets||Johannesburg|
|17-Oct-2009||Royal Challengers Bangalore||8 Wickets||Bengaluru|
|25-Mar-2010||Delhi Daredevils||17 Runs||Bengaluru|
|4-Apr-2010||Delhi Daredevils||37 Runs||Delhi|
|26-Apr-2011||Royal Challengers Bangalore||3 Wickets||Delhi|
|7-Apr-2012||Royal Challengers Bangalore||20 Runs||Bengaluru|
|29-Apr-2012||Royal Challengers Bangalore||21 Runs||Delhi|
|16-Apr-2013||Royal Challengers Bangalore||Super Over||Bengaluru|
|10-May-2013||Royal Challengers Bangalore||10 Runs||Delhi|
|17-Apr-2014||Royal Challengers Bangalore||8 Wickets||Sharjah|
|13-May-2014||Royal Challengers Bangalore||16 Runs||Bengaluru|
|26-Apr-2015||Royal Challengers Bangalore||10 Wickets||Delhi|
|17-Apr-2016||Delhi Daredevils||7 Wickets||Bengaluru|
|22-May-2016||Royal Challengers Bangalore||8 Wickets||Raipur|
|8-Apr-2017||Royal Challengers Bangalore||15 Runs||Bengaluru|
|14-May-2017||Royal Challengers Bangalore||10 Runs||Delhi|
|21-Apr-2018||Royal Challengers Bangalore||6 Wickets||Bengaluru|
|12-May-2018||Royal Challengers Bangalore||5 Wickets||Delhi|
|7-Apr-2019||Delhi Capitals||4 Wickets||Bengaluru|
|28-Apr-2019||Delhi Capitals||16 Runs||Delhi|
|5-Oct-2020||Delhi Capitals||59 Runs||Dubai|
|2-Nov-2020||Delhi Capitals||6 Wickets||Abu Dhabi|