IPL 2021 Match 2: CSK v DC- Head-to-head record, Highest run-getters and Top wicket-takers

In the last five encounters, Chennai Super Kings hold a slight advantage over DC, winning three times compared to DC’s two.

Dhawan celebrates scoring his hundred against CSK in the last season.   -  BCCI/IPL

Chennai Super Kings (CSK) will take on Delhi Capitals (DC) in match 2 of the 2021 Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on Saturday.

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Head to head: (23 matches: CSK 15 | DC 8)

The two teams have played 23 times against each other in the IPL, CSK winning 15 matches and DC winning eight.

Last IPL meeting: 

CSK (179/4 in 20 overs) lost to DC (185/5 in 19.5 overs)

An all-round batting effort from CSK, led by 58 runs from Faf du Plessis and blazing efforts from Shane Watson, Ambati Rayudu and Ravindra Jadeja, took the side to what looked like a match-winning score.

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But DC opener Shikhar Dhawan rose to the occasion in the chase and his unbeaten 101 in 58 deliveries, along with cameos from Marcus Stoinis and Axar Patel helped DC chase down the score in the last over of the innings.

 

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In the other fixture, Delhi defeated Super Kings by 44 runs.

Top performers in this fixture:

Highest run-gettersRuns scored
MS Dhoni (CSK 2008-2015, 2018-Present)547
Suresh Raina (CSK 2008-2015, 2018-Present)498
Faf du Plessis (CSK 2011-2015, 2018-Present)323
Top wicket-takers 
Ravichandran Ashwin (CSK 2008-2015, DC 2020-Present)17
Dwayne Bravo (CSK 2008-2015, 2018-Present)14
Ravindra Jadeja (CSK 2012-2015, 2018-Present)12

 

Stars from last season

Highest run-gettersRuns scored
Shikhar Dhawan (DC)618
Shreyas Iyer (DC)519
Faf du Plessis (CSK)449
Top wicket-takersWickets taken
Kagiso Rabada30
Anrich Nortje22
Ravichandran Ashwin13