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RR vs DC IPL 2022: Is Shimron Hetmyer Playing Today? Here’s the update

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Shimron Hetmyer RR vs DC IPL 2022: Rajasthan Royals (RR) have performed impressively well so far in the 15th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). The Sanju Samson-led team have managed to win 7 out of their 11 matches in the ongoing edition of the tournament. Rajasthan Royals will now be playing against the Delhi Capitals at the Dr DY Patil Sports Academy in Mumbai on 11 May, 2022 and a victory in this game will almost seal their playoffs qualification.

RR vs DC IPL 2022: Is Shimron Hetmyer Playing Today? Here’s the update

In a huge blow, the Rajasthan Royals will miss the services of their premier finisher Shimron Hetmyer in the upcoming few matches as he has already left the team bio-bubble. The left-handed West Indies batsman has travelled back to Guyana for the birth of his first child and will not be available for selection in the today IPL match against Delhi Capitals.

“Shimron Hetmyer has travelled back to Guyana early morning today for the imminent birth of his first child, but he’ll be back soon,” said an official statement from Rajasthan Royals.

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Shimron Hetmyer Stats in IPL

Matches Runs Strike-rate IPL 2022 Performance Recent Form
42 808 156.29 291 runs (11 games) 31*, 27*, 6*, 3, 1*, 26*, 29, 59*

 

Rajasthan Royals vs Delhi Capitals: Probable RR Playing 11\

In the absence of Shimron Hetmyer, one of Daryl Mitchell, Rassie van der Dussen and James Neesham will be drafted into Rajasthan Royals playing 11 on Wednesday.

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RR Playing 11
1. Jos Buttler 
2. Yashasvi Jaiswal
3. Sanju Samson (C & wk)
4. Devdutt Padikkal
5. Daryl Mitchell/Rassie van der Dussen
6. Riyan Parag

7. Ravichandran Ashwin
8. Trent Boult

9. Kuldeep Sen
10. Yuzvendra Chahal
11. Prasidh Krishna

RR vs DC Head to Head

Matches RR DC
Overall (25) 13 12
Last 5 IPL Games 2 3

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RR 2022 Squad: Jos Buttler, Sanju Samson, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Shimron Hetmyer, Devdutt Padikkal, Karun Nair, Dhruv Jurel, Rassie van der Dussen, Trent Boult, Prasidh Krishna, Yuzvendra Chahal, KC Kariappa, Navdeep Saini, Obed McCoy, Kuldeep Sen, Tejas Baroka, Kuldip Yadav, Daryll Mitchell, Ravichandran Ashwin, Riyan Parag, Anunay Singh, Shubham Garhwal, James Neesham.

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