LSG vs DC: IPL 2024 26th Pre-match Predictions

LSG vs DC: The 26th match of this IPL 2024 will be played between Lucknow Super Giants and Delhi Capitals.

The battle of neighbours, Lucknow Super Giants are scheduled to play the 26th match of the TATA IPL 2024 against the Delhi Capitals at the Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Cricket Stadium, Lucknow on 12th April 2024. Both teams are eager to secure the crucial two points, which could significantly boost their chances of making it to the playoffs.

Lucknow Super Giants Players List & Role

Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) Team IPL 2024 Squad, Players list, Captain
Name of the Player
Role of the Player
Quinton de KockWicket-Keeper/Batter
KL Rahul (C)Wicket-Keeper/Batter
Devdutt PadikkalBatter
Marcus StoinisBatting All-Rounder
Nicholas PooranWicket-Keeper/Batter
Ayush BadoniBatting All-Rounder
Krunal PandyaBatting All-Rounder
Ravi BishnoiBowler
Yash ThakurBowler
Mayank YadavBowler

Delhi Capitals Players List & Role

Delhi Capitals in IPL 2024. Learn about the team, player profiles, and updates for the cricket season.
Name of the PlayerRole of the Player
Prithvi ShawBatter
David WarnerBatter
Mitchell MarshBatting All-Rounder
Rishabh Pant (C)Wicket-Keeper/Batter
Tristan StubbsWicket-Keeper/Batter
Axar PatelBowling All-Rounder
Sumit KumarBowling All-Rounder
Rasikh SalamBowler
Anrich NortjeBowler
Ishant SharmaBowler
Khaleel AhmedBowler

First Face-Off

After being introduced in 2022, Lucknow Super Giants and Delhi Capitals faced each other for the first time on 7th April 2022 at the Dr DY Patil Sports Academy, Mumbai. With the toss in Lucknow’s favour, they decided to field first and the Delhi Capitals were able to score just 149 in their 20 overs with the loss of 3 wickets. Prithvi Shaw’s blistering innings of 61 runs in 34 balls helped them to reach this total. In response to it, Lucknow Super Giants chased down the target in 19.4 overs and it was Quinton de Kock who smashed 80 runs from just 52 balls to give the team a win.

Previous IPL Results

In the last two seasons, the Lucknow Super Giants and Delhi Capitals have clashed only thrice, with Lucknow emerging victorious each time. Delhi Capitals are yet to secure a win against them, making this upcoming match crucial for their redemption.

Previous Results

01-April-2023Lucknow Super Giants50 runs
01-May-2022Lucknow Super Giants6 runs
07-April-2022Lucknow Super Giants6 wickets

Pre-Match Analysis

As Delhi Capitals and Lucknow Super Giants prepare for their fourth encounter, this pre-match analysis offers a thorough examination of both teams. Explore insights into team captains, standout players, and critical strategies. Gain valuable insights into recent performances, tactical approaches, and the dynamic elements shaping this highly anticipated showdown.

Probable Best Batter of the Match

Nicholas Pooran has the lead with him amongst all the batters of the contest as from the last 10 matches, he has amassed 288 runs with an average of 48 and a strike rate of 160.89 for the team.

Probable Best Bowler of the Match

Delhi Capitals’ Khaleel Ahmed shines as a remarkable bowler, boasting a notable record of 12 wickets in his recent 10 matches. With an impressive economy rate of 8.54, he consistently contributes as a valuable asset to his team’s bowling attack.

Match Details

In the calendar of the TATA IPL 2024, the Lucknow Super Giants will take on the Delhi Capitals in the 26th match which is set to be held at the Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Cricket Stadium, Lucknow. The date for the match is set as 12th April 2024 and it will be live on the screens of the fans from 7:30 PM IST.

Pitch Report

Being a slow pitch that offers variable bounce to the bowlers, batting at the Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Cricket Stadium, Lucknow is tough and hence the bowlers have an advantage with them. With an average score of 160, the teams will be looking to add depth to their batting lineups.

Today’s Match Prediction: Final Thoughts

The balance tips in favour of Lucknow Super Giants for this clash, given their formidable squad and recent performance. Delhi Capitals aim to turn the tables and secure a lead in this pivotal encounter.