Banner_img Delhi Capital IPL 2021

Delhi Capital was one of the toughest competitors when we talk about the IPL 2021 edition. They will be playing their season 2nd with a new name Delhi Capital during IPL 2021 as replaced by Delhi Daredevils. DC IPL Team Owners are expecting that this time the team will be bringing the IPL trophy home. As in the last season the team was Runner Up.


Given the extreme advancement seen in the execution of the Capitals team last season, the DC IPL Team Owners have done well to not fiddle around with their team too much. Delhi Capital IPL Team Captain Shreyas Iyer will be leading the team once again, while most of the youngsters are expected to be retained as the team builds towards the next few years.

Banner_img DC Team Players released before the Auction

This is the list of players which were released before the IPL Auction 2021:-


Keemo Paul, Sandeep Lamichhane, Alex Carey, Mohit Sharma and Tushar Deshpande.

Banner_img Delhi Capital IPL 2021: Auction Highlights

Delhi Capitals made news for getting in premier Australian batsman Steve Smith and veteran Indian pacer Umesh Yadav. They look like a well-balanced unit ahead of the season.

Delhi Capitals buys Steve Smith for (Rs 2.2 crores), Umesh Yadav for (Rs 1 crore), uncapped Ripal Patel for (Rs 20 lakh), uncapped Vishnu Vinod for (Rs 20 lakh), uncapped Lukman Hussain Meriwala for (Rs 20 lakh), uncapped M Siddharth for (Rs 20 lakh), Tom Curran for (Rs 5.25 crore), Sam Billings for (Rs 2 crores).

Banner_img DC IPL Team 2021: Final Squad

Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant, Shreyas Iyer, Axar Patel, Amit Mishra, Ishant Sharma, R Ashwin, Lalit Yadav, Avesh Khan, Pravin Dubey, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Marcus Stoinis, Shimron Hetmyer, Chris Woakes, Steve Smith, Umesh Yadav, Ripal Patel, Vishnu Vinod, Lukman Hussain Meriwala, M Siddharth, Tom Curran, Sam Billings.

Banner_img Predicted Delhi Capital IPL Team Captain

Shreyas Iyer is expected to lead the Delhi Capital team. As he did very well in the last season for the team and he took the team to the Runner ups . Iyer has been in outstanding form and can play a major role in the team with the bat. He would be again tested as it is a young team and he has to show his international experience this season.

Banner_img Delhi Capital Fantasy Cricket League Team

Now we will have a look towards the probable XI which Delhi Capitals might play. As we all know how important it is to know which players are playing in the match for a Fantasy gamer. Here you will get a glimpse of the core team of Delhi Capitals.

Now let us take a look at the best possible combination for the Delhi Capitals team during the upcoming IPL season.

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Banner_img Openers: Shikhar Dhawan and Steve Smith

Delhi Capital IPL Team management would be wanting that two power pack players should be opening the batting for the team. Shikhar Dhawan has been exceptional in IPL and you can't remove him from the top order. Whereas Steve Smith would fit in the opening pair as he is right-handed explosive batsmen which will make a great combination.


Both of them will be an eternal part of the DC Fantasy Cricket League Team. The other choices for the openers are Ajinkya Rahane and Prithvi Shaw.

Banner_img Middle-order: Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer (c), Rishabh Pant (wk), Shimron Hetmyer, Ravichandran Ashwin

The middle order of the team looks quite strong with some power hitting options as well as some dependable players. If the top order of the team fails then Ajinkya Rahane and Shreyas Iyer can be a dependable option. Whereas Rishabh Pant and Shimron Hetmyer will be the power hitter for the team who can change the match anytime towards their team.


Ravichandran Ashwin and Harshal Patel will be responsible for the late hitting duty. As if the middle order also fails then they can get the team to a decent score.

Banner_img Lower order: Chris Woakes, Kagiso Rabada, Amit Mishra, Ishant Sharma

The pace department of the team will be led by the lethal bowler Kagiso Rabada who will be supported by bowling all-rounder Chris Woakes and Ishant Sharma. The pace bowling looks very strong with all wicket-taking options. Whereas when we talk about the spin department Amit Mishra and Ravichandran Ashwin will be the experienced duo who would be responsible to take wickets in middle overs. These two are among the leading wicket-takers in the history of IPL.

Banner_img DC Fantasy Cricket League Team: Best XI

Shikhar Dhawan, Steve Smith, Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer (c), Rishabh Pant (wk), Shimron Hetmyer, Chris Woakes, R Ashwin, Ishant Sharma, Kagiso Rabada, Amit Mishra.

Banner_img Weakness of Delhi Capitals

Overall, Delhi Capitals looks quite strong as a team on paper. But there is some sort of trouble that the team might face. Delhi Capitals Fantasy Cricket League team lacks a quality all-rounder. As Chris Woakes and Ravichandran Ashwin are bowlers only. Harshal Patel can play that part as he has done very well in domestic leagues.

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Banner_img Delhi Capital Fantasy Cricket Tips for FSL11

This section is made for all fantasy cricket lovers. As here you will get the players who can turn the chances of winning any DC Fantasy League. Here are a few Delhi Capital Fantasy Cricket Tips which you must keep in your mind when creating a team for Delhi Capital in any fantasy cricket league app.


Whenever you are taking players of Delhi Capital in your fantasy XI. You must take Kagiso Rabada and Amit Mishra in your line up as they have more experience in Delhi Stadium.


DC Fantasy Cricket Tips you should follow if the match happens at Delhi's home ground. Take more spinners and bowlers who change pace very often as the pitch tends to get slow as the game progresses.

This article provides you with an overall idea about the Delhi Capital team in IPL 2021. This article also includes DC Fantasy Cricket Tips which will help you to make the team in this season. FSL11 is a great platform for fantasy sports like cricket. Here you can enjoy Instant Withdrawal, less competition and referral program. Where you can earn money using your skills and knowledge.

Download the FSL11 application now and enjoy cricket.

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