IPL 2018: DD vs KXIP, 2nd IPL 2018 Cricket Match Preview & Prediction

On April 8, 2018, the Delhi Daredevils will be taking on Kings XI Punjab. If you are looking for match preview and prediction, you have come to the right place. This game is bound to be exciting with so many talented cricketers playing against each other.

Match Preview

MatchKings XI Punjab vs Delhi Daredevils, 2nd Match
DateSunday, April 08, 2018 at 4:00 PM ( 10:30 PM GMT / 04:00 PM LOCAL )
VenuePunjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali
Weather ForecastMostly Sunny

Both Delhi Daredevils and Kings XI Punjab will be aiming to get a good start in the 2018 VIVO IPL. They will be looking forward to winning their first IPL tournament. Cricket pundits expect both teams to make it to the eliminator, but how they play against each other is the big question.

Delhi is led by Gautam Gambhir, who comes with tons of experience, while Kings XI Punjab is captained by R. Ashwin. This is a new role for Ashwin, but he is expected to pull it off with ease.

The game hinges on who will win the toss. The team that wins the toss will have higher chances of winning. However, it is best to compare the teams side by side to find which one has better players. That will be the team that will win.

Match Prediction

Going by each team’s squad, odds are high that Kings XI Punjab will win. Here are some reasons that the Punjab side will be victorious against the Delhi Daredevils.

  • Yuvraj Singh and Chris Gayle are once again playing for Kings XI

  • The Punjab side has a better set of bowlers

  • R. Ashwin can fetch ample spin on the slow Indian pitches

  • Axar Patel is in the Kings XI squad. He is a capable lower order batsman who can score runs at will

Based on the match preview and prediction, you can form your fantasy cricket team and sit back and enjoy what will definitely be an exciting IPL 2018 match between Delhi Daredevils and Kings XI Punjab.


Sarmad is a cricket enthusiast who loves to observe each match keenly. He is an editor and a regular contributor for Golden Jeeto. Apart from this, Sarmad loves to explore and read about Human Psychology and that is why he provides the prediction for upcoming matches too. He feels excited to share his review, prediction and feedback with sports lovers.

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