The South African pace combination of Kagiso Rabada and Anrich Nortje getting their act together for Delhi Capitals was one of the highlights of the Indian Premier League 2020. The Capitals’ wait to see the duo in action for the first time this season will be over against Punjab Kings on Sunday.
Rabada picked up two wickets in his maiden outing in 2021 against Rajasthan Royals. Nortje – after serving an extended isolation for 10 nights thanks to a false positive test report for COVID-19 – will be hungry for wickets.
The duo couldn’t have asked for a better occasion to spew venom against an attack that looked out of sorts against Chennai Super Kings on Friday. It will be interesting to see if K.L. Rahul’s boys can lift themselves up after being tormented by Deepak Chahar’s swing.
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