Rishabh Pant stated he was a bit nervous captaining Delhi Capitals for the primary time within the playoffs. DC are taking part in Chennai Super Kings within the first qualifier of IPL 2021 in Dubai. Rishabh Pant added one more feather to his Delhi Capitals cap as he got here out for the toss in Qualifier 1 vs Chennai Super Kings (Courtesy of BCCI)HIGHLIGHTSRishabh Pant, at 24 years and 6 days, is the youngest to captain an IPL group within the playoffsMS Dhoni in the meantime, is the 2nd oldest captain in IPL play-offs behind Rahul DravidDC are unbeaten of their final 4 video games in opposition to Chennai Super KingsDelhi Capitals captain Rishabh Pant on Sunday turned the youngest participant to guide an Indian Premier League (IPL) group within the playoffs within the ongoing Qualifier 1 in opposition to Chennai Super Kings.
At 24 years and 6 days, Pant added the brand new feather to his cap however stated that he was a bit nervous heading into the sport in opposition to MS Dhoni’s CSK, who gained the toss and elected to bowl first in Dubai.The winner of this sport will get a direct entry into the IPL 2021 ultimate whereas the loser will play the winner of the Eliminator between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kolkata Knight Riders.DC vs CSK Qualifier 1, IPL 2021: Live Updates”(First playoff as captain) Slightly nervous. But excited. [Past experiences vs CSK] You are confident when you beat a team a few times but we can’t take the game lightly. Need to put the same effort,” Pant stated on the toss.His 39-year-old counterpart Dhoni however, is the second oldest captain in IPL play-offs behind Rahul Dravid (in 2013). CSK are unchanged for this sport whereas DC have introduced in Tom Curran rather than Ripal Patel.”Whatever games we have played so far, the guys felt there was a bit of help for the seamers initially. It’s a tough wicket, not one that gets drastically better later on.”We attempt to preserve it easy, regardless of any sport. We analyse our shortcomings and it has helped us. We’re taking part in the identical eleven,” Dhoni stated after profitable the toss.Delhi Capitals completed on prime of the league stage with 10 wins, whereas Chennai Super Kings had been second with 9 victories from 14 video games. DC have not misplaced to CSK this season, actually they emerged victorious on each events within the final season as properly.Click right here for IndiaToday.in’s full protection of the coronavirus pandemic.