With the 7th season of the Indian Premier League just 3 days away, Delhi Daredevils have suffered a scare with their captain and ...
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BIO: Delhi Daredevils is an Indian Premier League franchise based in the city of Delhi. The franchise is owned by the GMR Group. Founded in 2008, the team is captained by Mahela Jayawardene as of 2013 and coached by former South African cricketer Eric Simons. Their home ground is the historic Feroz Shah Kotla Ground in Delhi. Famous Bollywood playback singer Kailash Kher has sung the team anthem - "Khel Front Foot Pe".Delhi Daredevils launched their new anthem "Munday Dilli Ke" on 5 March 2012 on You Tube.
Delhi was the table topper or the league topper in 2012. Morne Morkel of Delhi was the highest wicket taker of the tournament. Delhi came third in the tournament and qualified for the second time in champions league. Mahela Jayawardane was appointed as the new captain of the Delhi Daredevils as Virender Sehwag stepped down from captaincy during 2012 Champions League Twenty20. Virender Sehwag and Mahela Jayawardene's partnership made an inevitable win against Mumbai Indians in which they scored 161. Virender Sehwag was the Man of the Match for his brilliant score of 95 runs of 57 balls. Other important players include: David Warner, Venugopal Rao, Gulam Bodi, Irfan Pathan, Naman Ojha, Gulam Bodi etc