Hunting desperately for a turn in fortunes, RCB will be locking horns with the RR in Jaipur. With three consecutive losses in as many games, both the teams would look forward to bag a win in the upcoming encounter to keep their IPL 2019 journey alive. As the Royals brace to host RCB, let’s have a look at the key players of Vivo IPL 2019 RCB vs RR Playing11.
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This fast bowler debuted his IPL career in 2018 becoming an aggressive all-rounder with bowling speed of above 145 km/h. Although RR succumbed to the CSK, Archer took fantastic 2 wickets off 17 runs in 4 overs and he would be rearing to go when he meets the RCB for the next derby. He is considered as a very economical bowler (7.98) of 2018 IPL. He is certainly going to impress the selectors this time to get picked in the upcoming World Cup squad.
Currently, in a spectacular form, Sanju Samson has already scored 132 runs in just two matches for RR. The wicketkeeper-batsman is a product of Rahul Dravid’s training and going higher with every match he is playing in this season. Last year he scored more than 440+ runs in only 15 matches and no doubt he is going to blaze the ground once again in RCB vs RR Playing11.
#3 Ben Stokes
The path hasn’t been flowery for the Rajasthan Royals so far. Three losses in as many games have put the Royals in a risky proposition, but a few players of the squad have performed consistently for them. England all-rounder Ben Stokes has scored 68 runs in 3 matches at a strike rate of 183.78 and has taken 4 scalps so far. An invaluable member of his national side, Stokes is one of the biggest assets for the Royals and he would look forward to maintaining his consistency going forward.
RCB may be struggling in this IPL 2019 but one can never predict his hight of excellence in this game. His every shot is a stroke of a genius. He is the most destructive batsman on the field and in his bag has a record of scoring third highest sixes i.e., 186 in the IPL history. Therefore fans can totally expect a blast this year as well.
You can also know our predictions for the upcoming match of RCB vs RR IPL 2019 HERE
The run-machine Virat Kohli is one of the most consistent players of the Indian Premier League. With 5003 runs at a strike rate of 130.35, he is the second-highest scorer of the tournament. A perfect combination of aggression and flamboyance, Virat Kohli loves to walk the talk. The name itself speaks it all. The orange cap winner in 2016. The highest paid cricketer with ODI rank #1 is always worthy of your time and money whenever he plays. A brilliant captain, an astounded cricketer and the man who has won the hearts of every cricket fan in the world, he is surely not gonna disappoint this time.
RCB may not be able to win any matches so far but the team permanent wrist spinner never once fainted from his responsibility. In the ongoing season of the Vivo IPL, he has taken Five wickets in just two matches which includes his phenomenal bowling in the first match against CSK where he gave only six runs in four overs and took one wicket. And in the other match against MI, he took Four spectacular wickets for RCB.