Rajasthan Royals (RR) will lock horns with Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) in Dream11 Indian Premier League (IPL), 2020 match no 9. The game will be held on September 27, 2020, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium. The match would be telecasted from 7:30 PM IST onwards.
Kings XI Punjab has played two games so far, in which they lost the opening game against Delhi Capitals in super-over, while in their last game they beat Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB). So far, RR has only played one game in which they beat Chennai Super Kings (CSK).
In the meantime, if you are searching for RR vs KXIP Dream11 team prediction IPL 2020 along with tips to choose the best fantasy playing XI in Indian Premier League Season 13, you have arrived at the right site.
PREVIEW FOR DREAM11 FANTASY:
RR won 10 games out of 19 matches in the head to head record between Rajasthan Royals and Kings XI Punjab, while KXIP emerged victorious on nine occasions. RR is led by Steve Smith, while under KL Rahul’s captaincy, KXIP plays. Punjab skipper KL Rahul made 132 unbeaten runs out of 69 balls, which helped KXIP post a total of 206/3 against RCB, and RCB was bowled out for 109 runs in response. Rajasthan posted a target of 217 runs in which Sanju Samson made 74 runs out of 32 balls, speaking about the RR victory against CSK. In reply, CSK managed to score 200 runs, thus losing the match by 16 runs.
The temperature is expected to make the cricketers sweat as the temp is touching 40 degrees Celsius there.
The pitch is likely to assist spin bowlers. Batting will be challenging in Sharjah as the average scoring rate at this venue in the T20Is is 7.20. Teams batting first will aim to score 150-160 as the dew factor will make batting much more comfortable in the second innings.
INJURY AND AVAILABILITY NEWS:
There are no availability and injury issues regarding players from both sides.
PROBABLE PLAYING XIs OF RAJASTHAN ROYALS:
Jos Buttler, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Steve Smith, Sanju Samson, Robin Uthappa, Riyan Parag, Jofra Archer, Tom Curran, Rahul Tewatia, Shreyas Gopal, Jaydev Unadkat.
PROBABLE PLAYING XIs OF KINGS XI PUNJAB:
KL Rahul (WK), Mayank Agarwal, Nicholas Pooran/Chris Gayle, Karun Nair, Glenn Maxwell, Sarfaraz Khan, James Neesham, Murugan Ashwin, Ravi Bishnoi, Mohammad Shami, Sheldon Cottrell.
CAPTAIN AND VICE CAPTAIN OPTIONS:
1. Captain Options– KL Rahul, and Jos Buttler.
2. Vice-Captain Options-Steve Smith and Glenn Maxwell.
DREAM11 TEAM FOR RAJASTHAN ROYALS Vs KINGS XI PUNJAB:
1. Wicket Keeper– KL Rahul, and Sanju Samson.
2. Batsmen– Mayank Agarwal, Steve Smith, and David Miller.
3. All Rounders– Glenn Maxwell and Rahul Tewatia
4. Bowlers– Ravi Bishnoi, Mohammed Shami, Shreyas Gopal, and Jofra Archer.
*Disclaimer: A team here is picked based on the perception, analysis, and gut feeling of the author. When you select your team, analyze the points mentioned to arrive at your own decision.*