The Kolkata-based franchise snapped their losing streak in IPL 2021 by beating the Punjab Kings in their previous outing. Meanwhile, the Delhi Capitals' winning streak ended in their last game as Royal Challengers Bangalore defeated them by one run in a thrilling encounter.
The Kolkata Knight Riders will be keen to continue their winning momentum and improve their position in the IPL 2021 standings. Meanwhile, the Delhi Capitals will try to work on their errors and perform better against the Knight Riders.
Kolkata and Delhi have participated in every IPL season to date and here's a look at the KKR vs DC head-to-head stats before they cross paths in IPL 2021.
Delhi Capitals vs. Kolkata Knight Riders head-to-head stats
The Kolkata Knight Riders lead the head-to-head record against the Delhi Capitals by 14-12. In their last meeting back in 2020, the Knight Riders crushed the Capitals by 59 runs.
Varun Chakravarthy picked up his maiden IPL five-wicket haul in that game. Before that, the Delhi Capitals recorded an 18-run victory over the Kolkata Knight Riders at Sharjah. It will be interesting to see which franchise emerges victorious in their first meeting of IPL 2021.
See who is the current purple cap holder in IPL 2021 here.
Delhi Capitals vs. Kolkata Knight Riders: Numbers you need to know before their IPL 2021 encounter
Sunil Narine has taken 20 wickets in matches between KKR and DC. For Delhi, Amit Mishra has picked up 12 wickets versus KKR.