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KKR vs RR Dream 11 Prediction Tata IPL 2022, KKR Playing 11, RR Playing 11 Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals Dream11 Team for Today’s Match

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KKR vs RR Dream 11 Prediction: Match 47 of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2022) season is scheduled to be played between the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and the Rajasthan Royals (RR) on 2 May, 2022 (Monday) at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. Things have turned out quite wayward for the Kolkata Knight Riders in the recent while as they have now ended up losing as many as five matches on the trot. On the other hand, despite the last loss, the Rajasthan Royals have experienced a brilliant run this tournament with 6 wins.

KKR vs RR Dream 11 Prediction for Today Match

Fixture Name: Match 47, Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals

Competition: Indian Premier League 2022

Date: 2 May, 2022

Time: 7:30 PM IST

Ground: Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai

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Tata IPL 2022 Pitch Report

The surface at the Wankhede Stadium has favoured the batters as seen in the previous few games this season. It has been a belter of a track where the bowlers have found it really challenging to find their rhythm. The par score will remain around 170-180 with the dew factor expected to play a big role especially in the second innings. It will be good fantasy cricket move to pick more of batsmen in your teams.

Team Form Guide:
KKR (recent last): L L L L L
RR (recent last): L W W W L


 

KKR Playing 11

1. Aaron Finch
2. Venkatesh Iyer
3. Shreyas Iyer (C)
4. Nitish Rana
5. Andre Russell
6. Baba Indrajith (wk)
7. Rinku Singh
8. Sunil Narine

9. Pat Cummins/Tim Southee
10. Harshit Rana

11. Umesh Yadav

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  • There are no major injury problems in the Kolkata Knight Riders camp.
  • Pat Cummins is very much expected to replace Tim Southee in the side.
  • Shreyas Iyer will captain the side.
  • Baba Indrajith will be the wicket-keeper.
  • The likes of Aaron Finch, Shreyas Iyer, Nitish Rana and Andre Russell will be expected to stand up and take some sort of responsibility in the batting department.
  • The likes of Umesh Yadav, Sunil Narine, Harshit Rana and Tim Southee will have to put up a consistent show with the ball.

Andre Russell Stats in IPL

For the Kolkata Knight Riders, big-hitting all rounder Andre Russell will be a key player to watch out for due to his sensational form especially with the bat. Andre Russell has smacked a total of 227 runs from 8 innings so far in IPL 2022 at a remarkable strike-rate of 180.16.

Matches Runs Wickets IPL 2022 Performance Recent Form
93 1927 82 227 runs & 10 wickets 0, 48 & 4/5, 1/29, 49* & 2/20, 24 & 1/16, 11, 70*, 25

 

Shreyas Iyer Stats in IPL

Kolkata Knight Riders captain Shreyas Iyer will be desperately eyeing to deliver the goods in this important match against Rajasthan Royals. Shreyas Iyer had scored 42 runs in the last match against Delhi Capitals.

Matches Runs 50s IPL 2022 Performance Recent Form
96 2665 18 290 runs (9 games) 42, 12, 85, 28, 54, 10

 

Umesh Yadav Stats in IPL

For the Kolkata Knight Riders, right-arm pacer Umesh Yadav has bowled really in the ongoing T20 competition. In the previous game against Delhi Capitals, Umesh Yadav did well with the ball as he finished with three crucial wickets.

Matches Wickets Economy IPL 2022 Performance Recent Form
130 133 8.44 14 wickets (9 games) 3/24, 1/31, 0/44, 0/31, 1/48, 1/25

 

RR Playing 11

1. Jos Buttler 
2. Devdutt Padikkal
3. Sanju Samson (C & wk)
4. Daryl Mitchell
5. Shimron Hetmyer
6. Riyan Parag

7. Ravichandran Ashwin
8. Trent Boult

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

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  • All the players are available for selection and there are no injury issues for the Rajasthan Royals.
  • They are unlikely to tinker a lot with their winning combination from the previous game.
  • Sanju Samson will be the captain and also take care of the wicket-keeping duties.
  • They will once again depend a lot on the likes of Jos Buttler, Sanju Samson, Devdutt Padikkal and Shimron Hetmyer to deliver amazingly well with the bat.
  • The likes of Yuzvendra Chahal, Trent Boult, Ravichandran Ashwin and Prasidh Krishna will be their important wicket-taking bowlers.

Jos Buttler Stats in IPL

For the Rajasthan Royals, opening batsman Jos Buttler has been in a terrific form in the ongoing IPL 2022 season. Jos Buttler is coming off from a brilliant knock of 67 runs that included 5 fours and 4 sixes.

Matches Runs Strike-Rate IPL 2022 Performance Recent Form
74 2534 151.82 566 runs (9 games) 67, 8, 116, 103, 54, 13, 70*, 100, 35

 

Yuzvendra Chahal Stats in IPL

For the Rajasthan Royals, leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal has been a key wicket-taker in the ongoing T20 tournament. Yuzvendra Chahal is the highest wicket-taker in IPL 2022 with an excellent total of 19 wickets from just 9 matches.

Matches Wickets Economy IPL 2022 Performance Recent Form
123 158 7.55 19 Wickets (9 games) 1/33, 0/23, 1/28, 5/40, 1/32, 4/41, 2/15, 2/26, 3/22

 

Shimron Hetmyer Stats in IPL

Rajasthan Royals’ finisher Shimron Hetmyer has already some important innings with the bat in the T20 competition. In IPL 2022, Shimron Hetmyer has smashed as many as 233 runs at a great strike-rate of more than 170.

Matches Runs Strike-rate IPL 2022 Performance Recent Form
40 750 156.96 233 runs (9 games) 6*, 3, 1*, 26*, 29, 59*

 

Who will win Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals today IPL match?

  • The Kolkata Knight Riders have witnessed a total of five back-to-back losses in Indian Premier League 2022.
  • Rajasthan Royals have registered three really good victories in their last 5 IPL matches.
  • In the most recent meeting between these two teams, the Rajasthan Royals got the better of Kolkata Knight Riders by 7 runs.

KKR vs RR Head to Head

Matches KKR RR No Result
Overall (26) 13 12 1
Last 5 IPL Games 3 2 0

 

According to the Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals today match prediction, Rajasthan Royals are the favourites to win this match.

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KKR vs RR Dream11 Team Prediction

WICKET-KEEPERS: Jos Buttler, Sanju Samson
BATSMEN: Shimron Hetmyer, Venkatesh Iyer, Shreyas Iyer, Nitish Rana, Devdutt Padikkal
ALL-ROUNDERS: Andre Russell
BOWLERS: Yuzvendra Chahal, Prasidh Krishna, Umesh Yadav

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KKR vs RR Dream11 Prediction Captain & Vice Captain Choices

For Small League, Head-to-Head contests: Jos Buttler, Andre Russell.

For Grand League: Sanju Samson, Shreyas Iyer.

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