IPL 2020: Delhi Capitals’ Akshar Patel talks about IPL 2020 preparations;watch video

Delhi Capitals Akshar Patel all ready for the upcoming season of the Indian Premier Leagues.The DC took to their social media handle and shared a video of Akshar Patel.In the video,Akshar Patel talked about the IPL 2020 preparations, playing in empty stadiums and living in bio-bubble feeling.As Delhi Capitals will start their first match against Kings XI Punjab on Sep 20.

Akshar Patel said “It is a great feeling to be back playing on the ground.Getting an opportunity to play after lockdown is a good feeling and all the DC boys are in a postive frame of mind.I am playing with a positive mind and my preparations are going smoothly as a batsman and as a bowler.I have checked all boxes-batting,bowling and fielding.

Patel also discussed about the challenges while playing in empty stadiums. he said” it will be an empty feeling.Then as bowlers,we cannot use saliva on the ball and it will make a big difference. we’ll have to keep that in mind in the initial practice session,i was making sure that i am not using saliva or perspiration.So all those challenges will be there and its a big thing that cricket is happening after such a long time. so its a good thing not just for us but for India too.Everyone will enjoy the match in a different frame of mind.so it will be a unique experience.

IPL 2020: Delhi Capitals (DC) Full Squad of IPL 2020
Rishabh Pant, Shimron hetmyer, Ravichandran Ashwin, Shreyas Iyer, Ajinkya Rahane, Shikhar Dhawan, Axar Patel, Marcus Stoinis, Kagiso Rabada, Amit Mishra, Alex Carey, Jason Roy, Chris Woakes, Prithvi Shaw, Ishant Sharma, Avesh khan, Keemo Paul, Mohit Sharma, Harshal Patel, Sandeep Lamichhane, Tushar Deshpande, Lalit Yadav

IPL 2020: Delhi Capitals (DC) Full Schedule 

Day and date    Teams  Time (in IST) Venue
September 20, Sunday Delhi Capitals vs Kings XI Punjab 7:30 PM Dubai
September 25, Friday Chennai Super Kings vs Delhi Capitals 7:30 PM Dubai
September 29, Tuesday Delhi Capitals vs Sunrisers Hyderabad 7:30 PM Abu Dhabi
October 3, Saturday Delhi Capitals vs Kolkata Knight Riders 7.30 PM Sharjah
October 5, Monday Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi Capitals 7.30 PM Dubai
October 9, Friday Rajasthan Royals vs Delhi Capitals 7.30 PM Sharjah
October 11, Sunday Mumbai Indians vs Delhi Capitals 7.30 PM Abu Dhabi
October 14, Wednesday Delhi Capitals vs Rajasthan Royals 7.30 PM Dubai
October 17, Saturday Delhi Capitals vs Chennai Super Kings 7.30 PM Sharjah
October 20, Tuesday Kings XI Punjab vs Delhi Capitals 7.30 PM Dubai
October 24, Saturday Kolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi Capitals 3.30 PM Abu Dhabi
October 27, Tuesday Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Delhi Capitals 7.30 PM Dubai
October 31, Saturday Delhi Capitals vs Mumbai Indians 3.30 PM Dubai
November 2, Monday Delhi Capitals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore 7.30 PM Abu Dhabi