The Delhi Capitals face the Punjab Kings in the 11th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021. The match is being played at the Wankhede Cricket Stadium in Mumbai. New Delhi: Captain Rishabh Pant has decided to bowl first after winning the toss. This is a special match for Punjab Kings captain KL Rahul. Today is KL Rahul’s Birthday. KL Rahul cut the cake shortly before the match and celebrated his birthday. The video was shared by Punjab Kings on Twitter.
In this video, K.L. Rahul is seen cutting the cake and his teammates can be seen eating cake for him. Speaking of today’s match, two changes have been made to the Delhi team. Lookman Marivala and Steve Smith have been replaced by Ajinkya Rahane and Tom Curren. At the same time, Punjab has made a change in the squad. Jalaj Saxena has been given the opportunity to replace Murugan Ashwin.
Birthdays are done
– Punjab Kings (un Punjab KingsIPL) April 18, 2021
Both teams lost the respective matches. While Rajasthan Royals defeated Delhi team, Punjab lost to Chennai. 26 matches have been played in the IPL between Delhi and Punjab. While Punjab Kings have won 15 of these matches, Delhi Capital has won 11 matches. Speaking of the last five matches, Punjab have been dominant. Punjab have won three of their last five matches.