IPL 2019, DC vs KXIP: Delhi's win over Punjab puts them in contention for Playoffs, but batting still remains a concern
Delhi Capitals should be rightfully pleased with where they stand, as of now, but with the breakneck speed of the tournament that is swiftly moving towards its business end, such follies and fallibility are prone to be exposed at the most crucial times.
IPL 2019, DC vs KXIP Match Preview: Hosts Delhi search elusive home comfort against Ravichandran Ashwin-led Punjab
Delhi Capitals have been at ease on the road, winning three matches on the trot after an authoritative beginning in Mumbai. However, things have turned out quite differently in their home ground, where they found the pitches far from friendly.
IPL 2019, DC vs KXIP: Visitors Punjab well-prepared for 'consistently slow' Kotla pitch, says coach Mike Hesson
In four outings, Delhi Capitals have lost three matches at Kotla, the last coming against Mumbai Indians on Thursday night. The home batsmen have found the tracks far from friendly, and after one of the matches, coach Ricky Ponting called it the worst.