Chennai Super Kings and Delhi Capitals are locking horns in the Indian Premier League (IPL) on Friday.
The match at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai will start at 7:45 NST. While Chennai are playing their third match after losing second one to Rajasthan Royals, Delhi will be itching for another victory following their Super Over win over Kings XI Punjab in their tournament opener.
Delhi have a poor record against Chennai in their previous 21 meetings winning just six games. Chennai had beaten Delhi in all three matches of the previous edition.
The MS Dhoni-led side had thrashed Delhi by six wickets to make it to the final eventually won by Mumbai Indians.
Here are some interesting stats between the two teams:
Leading Run scorer
Delhi Capitals : Virendra Sehwag, 233 runs
Chennai Super Kings : Mahendra Singh Dhoni, 529 runs
Highest runs in an innings
Delhi Capitals : Murali Vijay, 113 runs
Chennai Super Kings : AB de Villiers, 105 not out
Delhi Capitals : Ashish Nehra, 10 wickets
Chennai Super Kings : Ravichandran Ashwin, 17 wickets
Best Bowling figures
Delhi Capitals : Imran Tahir, 4-12
Chennai Super Kings : Ashish Nehra,3-26
Delhi Capitals : 198-5
Chennai Super Kings : 222-5