Most Wins Against DC
Delhi Capitals has been one of the unluckiest teams in the history of the Indian Premier League (IPL). The side has always been full of match-winners. From Glenn McGrath, David Warner, and Virender Sehwag to Mahela Jayawardene, Shikhar Dhawan, and Kagiso Rabada, they always had the best of the lot.
But still, they could not manage to win a single title since 2008. Last year, the side qualified to the playoffs for the first time since 2012 but failed to make it to the finals. The record suggests that many teams have been rather dominating against them and have won almost 60% of their games since the inception of this tournament.
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Let us take a look at the franchises who have thumped them in most of the games that they played with Delhi. 4 out of 5 these teams have more than 58% of winning percentage against the Delhi team.
Here are the top 5 teams with Highest number of Wins against DC in IPL:
#5. Mumbai Indians (Played – 24, Won – 12)
Most Wins Against DC: The side led by Rohit Sharma has 50% winning percentage against the Delhi franchise. Since the start of this tournament, both the teams have given a lot of enthralling games in the league’s history. Till 2009, the Delhi team was had won 3 out of the 4 games they played against Mumbai. But two years after that, Mumbai Indians bounced back and won all the four games in the 2010 and 2011 editions. Since then, it has been even-stevens between both games.
They have played 24 matches against each other and Mumbai has emerged victorious in 12 games while Delhi has won a total of 12 games. Out of the last seven games, Mumbai Indians have won 4 and Delhi Capitals have won 3. The side led by Rohit Sharma will be hoping to get the winning percentage up this time around.
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#4. Kolkata Knight Riders (Played – 23, Won – 13)
Highest number of Wins against DC: The franchise of Kolkata Knight Riders has always been one of the most dominant sides in the tournament and their overall record proves it. The side has 2 titles to its name (2012 and 2014) and dominated almost every side in the history of the Indian Premier League (IPL). Just like Mumbai, Kolkata lost three out of the first four games they played against Delhi. But after that, it all went Kolkata’s way. They went on to conquer Delhi and won 5 out of 7 games they played from 2012 to 2013.
The side led by Dinesh Karthik has won 13 games out of 23 and has a winning percentage of 58.69 against Delhi in the tournament.
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#3. Royal Challengers Bangalore (Played 23, Won – 13)
Most Wins Against DC: Although, Royal Challengers Bangalore has won the same amount of matches against Delhi Capitals like Kolkata. But RCB is up in the list because of the higher winning percentage. There seems to be a trend with Delhi that they dominate the oppositions at the start of the tournament but they just lose the plot after that. After defeated the RCB in the first three games, RCB has thumped the Delhi side in almost every edition of the league.
But Delhi took a real beating from 2011 to 2015. Both teams played a total of 8 games during those 5 editions and RCB won all of the eight games with authority. The same kind of scenario happened in the editions of 2016, 2017, and 2018 and Bangalore won six consecutive games in the tournament.
As of now, RCB has won 13 games out of 23 and has a high winning percentage of 61.33 in the tournament.
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#2. Kings XI Punjab (Played – 24, Won – 14)
This is probably one of the few sides that have dominated the Delhi franchise since the start. Punjab started their campaign against Delhi with thumping victories but DC made a strong comeback by winning games in the later editions of the tournament. The Punjab franchise has won 14 games out of 24 and emerged victorious in the five games out of the last seven games.
The franchise owned by Preity Zinta has a winning percentage of 58.33 against Delhi Capitals.
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#1. Chennai Super Kings (Played – 21, Won – 15)
Highest number of Wins against DC: Perhaps the most dominating team in the history of the league, Chennai Super Kings claims the numero uno position in the list. Mahendra Singh Dhoni has led the team to 15 victories in the 21 games CSK has played against Delhi. CSK has a winning percentage of 71.42 winning percentage and has won the last three games that have been played between these two teams.
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