After a dramatic encounter between the Rajasthan Royals and the Punjab Kings, the IPL 2021 action will continue at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium. IPL 2020 runners-up Delhi Capitals will take the field tonight to lock horns with IPL 2016 winners Sunrisers Hyderabad.
The Delhi Capitals dominated almost all teams during the first phase of the 2021 Indian Premier League season. They defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad in a Super Over contest at MA Chidambaram Stadium earlier this year. Meanwhile, SRH managed only one win during the first phase of the competition.
The pitch at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium looked good for batting during the last match between the Rajasthan Royals and the Punjab Kings. Fast bowlers have also enjoyed bowling at this venue.
With Dubai set to host the IPL 2021 match between DC and SRH, here are some important stats you need to know from previous games played at this venue:
Stadium name: Dubai International Cricket Stadium
T20 matches played: 95
Matches won by teams batting first: 40
Matches won by teams batting second: 54
Matches Tied: 1
Highest team score: 219/2 – Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Delhi Capitals, 2020
Lowest team score: 59 – Lahore Qalandars vs Peshawar Zalmi, 2017
Average 1st innings score: 156