DC vs KKR: IPL 2024 16th Pre-match Predictions

Upcoming Match Delhi Capitals vs Kolkata Knight Riders. IPL, 2024 , Wed, 03 Apr '24.

Get ready for a thrilling showdown as the Kolkata Knight Riders go head-to-head with the Delhi Capitals in the 16th match of the TATA Indian Premier League 2024, slated for April 3, 2024. This clash between KKR and DC is a global spectacle, drawing fans from all corners of the world. With both teams featuring star players and top-notch cricketers, the stage is set for an enthralling battle, promising excitement and unforgettable moments for cricket fans worldwide.

Main information about match:

Delhi Capitals Players List & Role

Here's the full list of players bought by DC in the IPL Auction 2024
Name of the PlayerRole of the Player
Prithvi ShawBatter
David Warner Batter
Mitchell MarshBatting All-Rounder
Rishabh Pant (C)Wicket-Keeper/Batter
Harry BrookBatter
Axar PatelBowling All-Rounder
Lalit YadavBowling All-Rounder
Kuldeep YadavBowler
Mukesh KumarBowler
Anrich NortjeBowler
Khaleel AhmedBowler

Kolkata Knight Riders Players List & Role

The 2024 season will be the 17th season for the two-time Indian Premier League winning franchise Kolkata Knight Riders
Name of the PlayerRole of the Player
Rahmanullah GurbazWicket-Keeper/Batter
Venkatesh IyerBatting All-Rounder
Shreyas Iyer (C)Batter
Nitish RanaBatter
Rinku SinghBatter
Andre RussellBatting All-Rounder
Sunil NarineBowling All-Rounder
Mitchell StarcBowler
Chetan SakariyaBowler
Varun ChakravarthyBowler
Vaibhav AroraBowler

First Face-Off

The first match in the rivalry between Delhi Capitals and Kolkata Knight Riders was held on 13th May 2008 at the Eden Gardens, Kolkata. Kolkata Knight Riders started their batting on a positive note and got 133 runs as Salman Butt scored 48 runs for the team. In response to this, Delhi Capitals made just 110 and only Amit Mishra got 31 runs for the team. The team lost by a margin of 23 runs.

Previous IPL Results

Over the course of the Indian Premier League history, the Kolkata Knight Riders and the Delhi Capitals have crossed paths in a total of 32 enthralling contests. Among these encounters, KKR has celebrated success 16 times, while the Delhi Capitals secured victories in 15 instances.

Previous Results

Date of the MatchWinner of the MatchWon by
20-Apr-2023Delhi Capitals4 wickets
28-Apr-2022Delhi Capitals4 wickets
10-Apr-2022Delhi Capitals54 runs
13-Oct-2021Kolkata Knight Riders3 Wickets
28-Sep-2021Kolkata Knight Riders3 Wickets
29-Apr-2021Delhi Capitals7 Wickets
24-Oct-2020Kolkata Knight Riders59 Runs
3-Oct-2020Delhi Capitals18 Runs
12-Apr-2019Delhi Capitals7 Wickets
30-Mar-2019Delhi CapitalsOne-over eliminator
27-Apr-2018Delhi Daredevils55 Runs
16-Apr-2018Kolkata Knight Riders71 Runs
28-Apr-2017Kolkata Knight Riders7 Wickets
17-Apr-2017Kolkata Knight Riders4 Wickets
30-Apr-2016Delhi Daredevils27 Runs
10-Apr-2016Kolkata Knight Riders9 Wickets
7-May-2015Kolkata Knight Riders13 Runs
20-Apr-2015Kolkata Knight Riders6 Wickets
7-May-2014Kolkata Knight Riders8 Wickets
19-Apr-2014Delhi Daredevils4 Wickets
1-May-2013Delhi Daredevils7 Wickets
3-Apr-2013Kolkata Knight Riders6 Wickets
22-May-2012Kolkata Knight Riders18 Runs
7-May-2012Kolkata Knight Riders6 Wickets
5-Apr-2012Delhi Daredevils8 Wickets
28-Apr-2011Kolkata Knight Riders17 Runs
7-Apr-2010Kolkata Knight Riders14 Runs
29-Mar-2010Delhi Daredevils40 Runs
10-May-2009Delhi Daredevils7 Wickets
5-May-2009Delhi Daredevils9 Wickets
13-May-2008Kolkata Knight Riders23 runs

Pre-Match Analysis

Get ready for an IPL spectacle as Kolkata Knight Riders and Delhi Capitals gear up for a highly anticipated showdown, promising to be a highlight of the season. Packed with stellar players from across the globe, this clash is poised to deliver not only thrilling moments but also a high-scoring spectacle.

Probable Best Batter of the Match

Over the past 10 matches, David Warner has accumulated an impressive 307 runs, maintaining a commendable batting average of 30.70.

Probable Best Bowler of the Match

Varun Chakravarthy has exhibited exceptional bowling prowess for the KKR team, amassing an impressive 14 wickets in his last 10 innings played.

Match Details

Prepare for a cricket spectacle on April 3, 2024, as the Kolkata Knight Riders lock horns with the Delhi Capitals in the 16th encounter of IPL 2023. The highly awaited match is set to kick off at 7:30 PM (IST), promising fans an evening filled with intense cricketing action and strategic battles.

Pitch Report

The pitch at ACA-VDCA is well-regarded as one of India’s premier batting surfaces, providing a firm and consistent foundation. This surface is perfect for batsmen to execute their shots with precision and play through the line effectively.

Today’s Match Prediction: Final Thoughts

After checking previous matches and player performances, Delhi Capitals seem to have an advantage and are likely to win this one. Keep an eye on them as they aim for success in the upcoming TATA IPL 2024 clash.