RR vs DC Dream11: The 7th match of the Indian Premier League 2021 will witness Rajasthan Royals up against Delhi Capitals. The Rajasthan Royals lost their last league match by a narrow margin, while Delhi Capitals won their last league match in a convincing way.
Fixture name: 7th match
Competition: IPL 2021
Date: Thursday, April 15, 2021
Time: 07:30 PM IST
Team Form Guide:
RR in Last 5 Matches (recent last): L L W W L
DC in Last 5 Matches (recent last): W L W L W
Standings: RR 6, DC 2
Ground: Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Punjab Kings 221/6 won by 4 runs against Rajasthan Royals 217/7 in the 4th match of IPL 2021
Pitch Report: The pitch is best suited for the batsmen and has a fast outfield with short boundaries and the average total score is 163.
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RR vs DC Playing 11:
RR Team news
Rajasthan team lost to Punjab Kings by 4 runs in their last league match. Their main bowler, Jofra Archer, is all set to miss out on the first few games, as he has not come yet. Rajasthan suffered a big blow in the last game, where Stokes injured himself and broke his hands while catching Gayle. He is ruled out of the season but will stay with the team for the rest course. David Miller or Liam Livingstone could take the place of Stokes and Buttler would open with Vohra. While Andrew Tye can come in place of Mustafizur Rahman who was expensive in the last league match.
Injury update, unavailability: Ben Stokes ruled out of IPL due to injury
Expected team changes: The team is expected to bring Miller and Tye in place of injured Ben Stokes and Rahman
RR Playing 11 (likely)
1. Jos Buttler (wk)
2. Manan Vohra
3. Sanju Samson (c)
4. Riyan Parag
5. Shivam Dube
6. Rahul Tewatia
7. David Miller/ Liam Livingstone
8. Chris Morris
9. Shreyas Gopal
10. Chetan Sakariya
11. Andrew Tye
DC Team News
The Delhi Capitals team won their match quite easily by chasing 188 with contributions from Prithvi Shaw and Shikhar Dhawan. For the next match, the South African pacer; Anrich Nortje, has tested positive, after being in quarantine, from the time, he returned back from the series against Pakistan in Africa. Rabada, who is done with the quarantine with the negative report, as he returned back with Nortje and was seen in the practice session, so he will be available to play.
Injury update, unavailability: None
Expected team changes: The team will bring Rabada in place of Tom Curran
DC Playing 11 (likely)
1. Shikhar Dhawan
2. Prithvi Shaw
3. Ajinkya Rahane
4. Rishabh Pant (c & wk)
5. Marcus Stoinis
6. Shimron Hetmyer
7. Chris Woakes
8. Ravichandran Ashwin
9. Kagiso Rabada
10. Amit Mishra
11. Avesh Khan
Who will win today match
Rajasthan Royals will win this game. They have a decent squad and would have to put their best performances and be able to win this game. Last game, only the captain performed. Sanju scored a century but failed to take the team home in the last game. The rest of the batting lineup has to perform in order to win the game, as they have a pretty decent lineup. DC is a champion team, and they have a fantastic squad, who can beat RR easily if their star players perform. Dhawan, Shaw, Buttler, and Samson will be the key players to watch out for in the RR vs DC Dream 11 Today match prediction.
Fantasy Cricket Tips, Captain & Differential Pick
S Dhawan- The most consistent batsmen of the Delhi Capitals team has continued his good form of last IPL and international cricket to this season and will be crucial pick.
T20 Career Record: 8187 Runs, Bat. AVG. 32.35
S Dhawan in IPL: 5282 Runs, Bat. AVG. 34.75
S Samson- The wicket-keeper batsmen scored a century in the last game and can be a reliable option for the captain of your fantasy team.
T20 Career Record: 4151 Runs, Bat. AVG. 27.49
S Samson in IPL: 2703 Runs, Bat. AVG. 28.75
P Shaw- The player who is in sublime form for the past 2 months can be the differential pick for your team in the RR vs DC Dream11 prediction.
T20 Career Record: 1272 Runs, Bat. AVG. 24.46
P Shaw in IPL: 898 Runs, Bat. AVG. 23.02
WK: S Samson, R Pant
BAT: M Vohra, P Shaw, S Dhawan
AR: C Morris, M Stoinis, C Woakes
BOWL: K Rabada, C Sakariya, A Khan