It is time for match number 18th in the Dream11 Indian T20 League and it is a clash between Rajasthan Royals (RR) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR). Both the sides have won just one game in the tournament so far and are in the bottom half of the table.
On one side Kolkata, who started off their campaign with a victory but since then have gone on a downward spiral. They have chased in all the games after the first one and have lost all of them.
On the other side Rajasthan, Who have struggled in both bating and bowling department. Their opening pair has been off-colour and they haven’t got off to a good start in even one game so far.
It Looks like both the teams need to work a lot if they want to end up in the top half of the table.
RCB vs RR Match Details:
Rajasthan Royals vs Kolkata Knight Riders
Venue: Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
Live Streaming: Star Sports Network, Disney+ Hotstar
Time: 7:30 PM IST
What to Expect (PITCH REPORT):
The Pitch at Wankhede showed its true colours in the last match when Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) chased 177 runs without even losing a single wicket. The pitch looks to be perfect for bating and has shown some assistance to the bowlers in the initial 6 overs. Due always plays a part in the second innings so win the toss and bowl first is what both the teams will be looking forward to.
Probable Playing XIs for RR vs KKR:
Rajasthan Royals: Jos Buttler, Yashasvi Jaiswal/Manan Vohra, Sanju Samson (c & wk), Shivam Dube, David Miller, Riyan Parag, Rahul Tewatia, Chris Morris, Shreyas Gopal, Chetan Sakariya, Mustafizur Rahman/ Andrew Tye
Kolkata Knight Riders: Nitish Rana, Shubman Gill, Rahul Tripathi, Eoin Morgan (c), Dinesh Karthik (wk), Sunil Narine, Andre Russell, Pat Cummins, Kamlesh Nagarkoti/Shivam Mavi, Varun Chakravarthy, Prasidh Krishna.
Top Picks and Captains choice for RR vs KKR Dream11 Match:
Pat Cummins: He showed his class not with the ball but with the bat in the last game. He played a fantastic knock of 66 runs from just 34 deliveries against Chennai Super Kings (CSK). He might not have got any wickets in the last game but in the other matches so far he has been brilliant with the ball.
Chetan Sakariya: He was wicketless just like every other bowler in the last game but has picked up 6 wickets so far in the tournament so far. He can pick some wickets balling in the death overs at the end.
Nitish Rana: He looked in good form in the initial matches of the tournament but since then has failed to make his impact in the game. He will be looking for a big score to his name in this match.
David Miller: He was excellent in the first match playing a blazing knock of 62 runs. he might have not got some scores in the last game but can be dangerous once he sets himself in.
Sanju Samson: He scored 119 runs in the opening game for his side but is yet to make a similar impact on the game since then. He looked in good touch in the last game but failed to stay at the crease for a longer time.
Andre Russell: The big men showed what he can do when he start getting the momentum in the last game. He scored a quickfire knock of 54 runs from just 22 deliveries. and also picked up a wicket in the previous match.
Chris Morris: He can not be counted off by just one bad game in the last match. He played a match-winning knock of 36 runs against Delhi Capitals (DC) and has also picked up 5 wickets in the competition so far.
Suggested team for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Let’s see how our team stands in Dream11 fantasy game in RR vs KKR fixture.