RR vs PBKS Dream11: The newly named Punjab Kings will be facing Rajasthan Royals in the 4th match of IPL 2021 here at Mumbai. Led by skipper KL Rahul, the side has recruited some exciting players for this season who will be interesting to watch. Over the years, Rajasthan and Punjab have played 21 matches between them in which Rajasthan has won 12 while Punjab has won 9. In the last season, RR got the better of Punjab on both the occasions. Both of them have developed a fancied rivalry over the years and it will be interesting to see how PBKS counter this threat.
For Punjab Kings, all the players will be available for selection which will give them the variety for selection. New recruitments like Shahrukh Khan, Meredith and Jhye Richardson are expected to boost the team’s stocks. Here is how their eleven could be shaped up for this match:
KL Rahul (C) (wk)
The top 4 is their strength and Punjab will rely upon them to score the bulk of the runs. May be a Gayle storm is not far away. Shahrukh Khan can boost the middle order with his big hitting. Punjab has given attention to their weakness in the last season with the inclusion of Jhye Richardson.
PBKS Squad for IPL 2021
KL Rahul (C), Chris Gayle, Mayank Agarwal, Nicholas Pooran, Mandeep Singh, Sarfaraz Khan, Deepak Hooda, Prabhsimran Singh, Mohammed Shami, Chris Jordan, Darshan Nalkande, Ravi Bishnoi, Murugan Ashwin, Arshdeep Singh, Harpreet Brar, Ishan Porel, Dawid Malan, Jhye Richardson, Shahrukh Khan, Riley Meredith, Moises Henriques, Jalaj Saxena, Utkarsh Singh, Fabian Allen, Saurabh Kumar.
You can watch the ball by ball and the Live score coverage of the Rajasthan Royals vs Punjab Kings match on the Star Sports Network and Hotstar. The match will be played on 12 April and will start at 7:30 pm (IST).