New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils today got off to a flying start after electing to bat first against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in an Indian Premier League (IPL) 2017 match at the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium.
For Delhi, pacer Mohammed Shami was included in place of left-arm spinner Shahbaz Nadeem while all-rounder Angelo Mathews replaced an unwell Corey Anderson. While on the other hand, KKR made just one change in their playing XI with pacer Nathan Coulter-Nile coming in place of Trent Boult.
Delhi Daredevils: Sanju Samson, Sam Billings, Shreyas Iyer, Karun Nair, Risabh Pant (Wicketkeeper), Angelo Mathews, Chris Morris, Pat Cummins, Amit Mishra, Zaheer Khan (Captain), Mohammed Shami.
Kolkata Knight Riders: Gautam Gambhir (Captain), Sunil Narine, Robin Uthappa (Wicketkeeper), Manish Pandey, Yusuf Pathan, Colin de Grandhomme, Suryakumar Yadav, Chris Woakes, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Kuldeep Yadav, Umesh Yadav.