The head-to-head rivalry between Delhi Capitals (DC) and Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in the Indian Premier League (IPL) has been an intriguing contest over the years. These two teams have faced each other multiple times, and their clashes have often produced thrilling encounters for cricket fans.
As of the 2023 season, DC and CSK have played a total of 27 matches against each other. Out of these, CSK has emerged victorious in 17 matches, while DC has won 10 matches. This demonstrates CSK’s dominance in the head-to-head record. However, it’s worth noting that DC has put up a strong fight against CSK on several occasions.
When it comes to matches played at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi, the home ground of DC, the statistics are evenly balanced. Out of the five matches held at this venue, CSK has won four matches, while DC has managed to win two matches. The close nature of these contests highlights the competitiveness between the two sides.
Analyzing their recent form, in the last five matches played between DC and CSK, DC has managed to win three matches, while CSK has emerged victorious in two matches. This suggests that DC has been able to challenge CSK in recent times and has performed well against them.
Delving deeper into the batting performances, there have been standout individual performances from both teams’ batsmen in DC vs CSK encounters. MS Dhoni, the former CSK captain, has been the leading run-scorer in this rivalry, accumulating an impressive 604 runs. Suresh Raina, another CSK stalwart, follows closely with 552 runs. On the DC side, Shikhar Dhawan has been their top scorer with 433 runs.
The highest individual score in DC vs CSK clashes belongs to Murali Vijay, who scored a brilliant 113 runs. Other notable high scores include AB de Villiers’ unbeaten 105*, Shikhar Dhawan’s unbeaten 101*, Matthew Hayden’s 93, and Devon Conway’s 87.
Shifting the focus to the bowlers, Ravichandran Ashwin and Dwayne Bravo share the spotlight as the leading wicket-takers in this rivalry, both claiming 19 wickets each. Ravindra Jadeja has also played a significant role for CSK with 15 wickets. Imran Tahir holds the best bowling figures in DC vs CSK clashes, recording figures of 4/12. Other notable bowling performances include Shadab Jakati’s 4/24, Ravindra Jadeja’s 3/9, Mohit Sharma’s 3/10, and Moeen Ali’s 3/13.
In terms of the batting and bowling performances, these statistics highlight the individual brilliance displayed by players from both teams during their encounters. It also emphasizes the impact that certain players have had on the outcomes of the matches.
While CSK has enjoyed a better overall record against DC in the IPL, the head-to-head battles have been closely contested, with both teams producing exceptional performances on different occasions. The rivalry between DC and CSK continues to captivate fans, and cricket enthusiasts eagerly await their clashes in each IPL season.
DC vs CSK Head to Head Records, IPL 2023, Match 67
DC vs CSK Head-to-Head Records
|Stats||Matches||DC Won||CSK Won|
|At Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi||5||2||4|
|In the last 5 matches||5||3||2|
|In IPL 2022||1||0||1|
DC vs CSK Head-to-Head Records in 1st Batting vs 2nd Batting
|Innings||DC Won||CSK Won|
DC vs CSK Head-to-Head – Top Batting Performers
|Faf du Plessis||333|
|AB de Villiers||105*|
DC vs CSK Head to Head: Top Bowling Performers
Best Bowling Figures