Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) and Delhi Daredevils (DD) will meet on this Sunday’s (08/04/2018) first encounter of IPL 2018 at Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium or PCA Stadium (Mohali, Chandigarh). Both teams are looking for a victory in their season opener.
Both teams have no trophy. While KXIP had their best IPL result was runners-up in 2014, DD never reached the IPL final but they thrice played semi-finals/playoffs. Among the present IPL teams, DD is the only team who have never reached the final of any IPL tournament.
Before the start of the match, we are looking at some important stats of KXIP and DD, which are related to the upcoming match.
Head-to-head IPL records between KXIP vs DD
|KXIP vs DD||Matches||KXIP won||DD won||Tied/No result|
|In overall venue||20||11||9||0/0|
|At PCA Stadium (Mohali, Chandigarh)||5||4||1||0/0|
Important IPL stats at Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium (Mohali, Chandigarh)
|Highest total||240/5 (20 overs) by CSK against KXIP on April 19, 2008||221/3 (20 overs) against RR on May 28, 2008||172/5 (20 overs) against KXIP on May 7, 2016|
|Lowest total (completed innings)||67 (17.1 overs) by DD against KXIP on April 30, 2017||119/8 (20 overs) against PWI on May 8, 2011||67 (17.1 overs) against KXIP on April 30, 2017|
|Highest individual score||120* by Paul Valthaty (KXIP) against CSK on April 13, 2011||120* by Paul Valthaty against CSK on April 13, 2011||72 by Gautam Gambhir against KXIP on March 13, 2010|
|Best bowling in an innings||5/21 by Munaf Patel (MI) against KXIP on May 10, 2011||5/25 by Dimitri Mascarenhas against PWI on April 12, 2012||2/12 by Dirk Nannes against KXIP on March 13, 2010|
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Important IPL stats between KXIP and DD
|Highest total||202/6 (20 overs) at Delhi on April 23, 2011||231/4 at Delhi on April 23, 2011|
|Lowest total (completed innings)||111/9 (20 overs) at Delhi on April 15, 2016||67 (17.1 overs) at Mohali on April 30, 2017|
|Largest victory (by runs)||29 runs at Dharamsala on May 15, 2011||51 runs at Delhi on April 15, 2017|
|Largest victory (by wickets)||10 wickets at Mohali on April 30, 2017||10 wickets at Cape Town on April 19, 2009|
|Highest individual score||95 by Shaun Marsh at Delhi on April 23, 2011||79 by David Warner at Dharamsala on May 19, 2012|
|Best bowling in an innings||4/20 by Sandeep Sharma at Mohali on April 30, 2017||4/11 by Amit Mishra at Delhi on April 15, 2016|
|Most runs scored (in career)||222 by David Miller||250 by Virender Sehwag|
|Most wickets were taken (in career)||14 by Sandeep Sharma||10 by Amit Mishra|
Other important IPL stats
- Since 2013, KXIP has never lost their home matches (at Mohali/Dharamsala) against Delhi.
- In the last 5 meetings between these two teams in IPL, the home teams clinched victories in each time.