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RCB vs RR Dream11 IPL Today Match Prediction 22 April [STATS for GRAND LEAGUE – Batting, Bowling, Team, Pitch]


RCB vs RR IPL 2021: After a staggering performance in their last 3 games so far in this IPL 2021 season, the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) are all geared up to take on the Rajasthan Royals (RR) at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on April 22. The Virat Kohli-led RCB team have now arrived in Mumbai after having registered three brilliant victories over Mumbai, Hyderabad and Kolkata during their Chennai-leg of matches. On the other hand, Rajasthan Royals are yet to find a settled combination having lost two of their 3 games so far. In the 23 matches played between these two teams, both RCB and RR have won 18 games each while 3 games have ended without a result. However, both the teams will now be eyeing to do well on consistent basis in this starting phase of IPL 2021.

RCB vs RR Today Match Prediction Details

Fixture Name: VIVO IPL, Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Rajasthan Royals

Competition: VIVO IPL

Date: 22 April

Time: 7:30 PM IST

Ground: Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai

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

Brief score of the last result at the venue: Chennai Super Kings 220/3 beat Kolkata Knight Riders 202/10 by 18 runs in the 15th match of IPL 2021.

Pitch Report: The wicket at the Wankhede stadium has offered terrific batting conditions so far in this tournament and the track is expected to behave in the similar manner for this game as well. There will be a lot of dew in the second innings and thus, the team winning the toss should look to bowl first.

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BLR vs RR Playing 11

Injury Update, Unavailability

  • There are no injury issues in the Royal Challengers Bangalore camp.

Expected Team Changes

  • Finn Allen is likely to replace Rajat Patidar in the playing XI.
  • Virat Kohli will captain the team.
  • AB de Villiers will take the gloves.
  • Virat Kohli, Finn Allen, Devdutt Padikkal, AB de Villiers and Glenn Maxwell will be their main batsmen.
  • Mohammed Siraj, Kyle Jamieson, Yuzvendra Chahal and Harshal Patel will be their key bowlers.

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BLR Playing 11 (likely)
Finn Allen
Devdutt Padikkal
Virat Kohli
Shahbaz Ahmed
AB de Villiers
Glenn Maxwell
Washington Sundar
Kyle Jamieson
Harshal Patel
Mohammed Siraj
Yuzvendra Chahal

RR Team News

Injury Update, Unavailability

  • Jofra Archer will not be available for the first few games this season due to injury.
  • Ben Stokes has been ruled out of IPL 2021 with a broken hand.
  • Liam Livingstone has already returned home to the UK due to bubble fatigue reasons.

Expected Team Changes

  • They are not expected to make a lot of changes.
  • Sanju Samson will captain the side and also take care of the wicket-keeping duties.
  • Manan Vohra and Jos Buttler will open the batting.
  • The likes of Sanju Samson, Riyan Parag, David Miller and Shivam Dube will form part of the middle-order.
  • Chris Morris, Jaydev Unadkat, Chetan Sakariya and Mustafizur Rahman will be their main bowlers.

RR Playing 11 (likely)
Manan Vohra
Jos Buttler
Sanju Samson
David Miller
Riyan Parag
Shivam Dube
Rahul Tewatia
Chris Morris
Jaydev Unadkat
Chetan Sakariya
Mustafizur Rahman

Who will win today match

The Royal Challengers Bangalore will once again bank upon the likes of Glenn Maxwell, Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers and Devdutt Padikkal to do the majority run-scoring job in the batting department. Siraj, Harshal Patel, Jamieson and Chahal will be their key bowlers. On the other hand, Rajasthan Royals will want their top-order batsmen, Jos Buttler, Sanju Samson, Manan Vohra and David Miller to take the responsibility with the bat while Unadkat, Morris, Sakariya and Mustafizur will be their key bowlers. It is expected to be a high-scoring game on a belter of a track at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. In our Dream 11 Today Match Prediction we back Royal Challengers Bangalore to win this match.

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RCB vs RR Dream11 Prediction

Grand League Team 1

We are picking Glenn Maxwell as the Captain of this team due to his fabulous performance in the last two games having scored remarkable half-centuries.

WICKET-KEEPERS: Jos Buttler (VC), AB de Villiers, Sanju Samson
BATSMEN: Virat Kohli, David Miller, Riyan Parag, Devdutt Padikkal
ALL-ROUNDERS: Glenn Maxwell (C)
BOWLERS: Harshal Patel, Mohammed Siraj, Chetan Sakariya

Grand League Team 2

We are making AB de Villiers as the Captain in this team because of his stunning knock of 76 runs off only 34 balls in the last game against KKR.

WICKET-KEEPERS: AB de Villiers (C), Sanju Samson
BATSMEN: Virat Kohli, Devdutt Padikkal (VC), Manan Vohra, Finn Allen
ALL-ROUNDERS: Glenn Maxwell, Chris Morris
BOWLERS: Kyle Jamieson, Harshal Patel, Jaydev Unadkat

Grand League Team 3

We are choosing Sanju Samson as the Captain of this team due to his brilliant century in the first match against Punjab Kings on the same venue.

WICKET-KEEPERS: AB de Villiers (VC), Sanju Samson (C), Jos Buttler
BATSMEN: Virat Kohli, Manan Vohra, David Miller, Riyan Parag
ALL-ROUNDERS: Glenn Maxwell
BOWLERS: Yuzvendra Chahal, Harshal Patel, Mustafizur Rahman

Grand League Team 4

We are picking Virat Kohli as the Captain of this team as he has smashed two 80+ scores in his last five IPL games at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.

WICKET-KEEPERS: AB de Villiers, Jos Buttler
BATSMEN: Virat Kohli (C), David Miller (VC), Devdutt Padikkal, Manan Vohra
ALL-ROUNDERS: Glenn Maxwell, Chris Morris
BOWLERS: Chetan Sakariya, Harshal Patel, Kyle Jamieson

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