| On Apr 15, 2021 4:30 PM IST

RR vs DC Dream11 IPL Today Match Prediction 15 April [STATS for GRAND LEAGUE – Batting, Bowling, Team, Pitch]

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RR vs DC IPL 2021: We are witnessing some really sensational cricketing action so far in this 14th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) and now it is time for another crackerjack contest as the Rajasthan Royals (RR) are all set to face the Delhi Capitals (DC) at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on April 15. Rajasthan Royals faced a disappointing 4-run defeat in their opening match against Punjab Kings while Delhi Capitals registered a comprehensive win against Chennai. In the 22 matches played between these two teams, both RR and DC have won 11 games each in the history of IPL. However, it will be really important for both the teams to perform with their best of abilities in this opening phase of IPL 2021.


RR vs DC Today Match Prediction Details

Fixture Name: VIVO IPL, Rajasthan Royals vs Delhi Capitals

Competition: VIVO IPL

Date: 15 April

Time: 7:30 PM IST

Ground: Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai

Brief score of the last result at the venue: Punjab Kings 221/6 beat Rajasthan Royals 217/7 by 4 runs in the 4th match of IPL 2021.

Pitch Report: It will be yet another belter of a track at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai for this entertaining contest. The conditions will suit the batsmen from both the teams as the ball will come nicely onto the bat and the dew factor will also come into play in the second innings. The team winning the toss should look to bowl first.

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RR vs DC Playing 11

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.

Expected Team Changes

  • David Miller is likely to replace Ben Stokes
  • 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, Shreyas Gopal, Chetan Sakariya and Mustafizur Rahman will be their main bowlers.

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


DC Team News

Injury Update, Unavailability

  • Axar Patel and Anrich Nortje will not be available as they are yet to recover from coronavirus.

Expected Team Changes

  • Kagiso Rabada will most likely come in for Tom Curran.
  • Rishabh Pant will captain the team and also take the gloves.
  • Prithvi Shaw and Shikhar Dhawan will open the batting.
  • Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant, Marcus Stoinis and Shimron Hetmyer will form part of the middle-order.
  • Chris Woakes, Kagiso Rabada, Ravi Ashwin and Avesh Khan will be their main bowlers.

DC Playing 11 (likely)
Shikhar Dhawan
Prithvi Shaw
Ajinkya Rahane
Rishabh Pant
Marcus Stoinis
Shimron Hetmyer
Chris Woakes
Ravichandran Ashwin
Amit Mishra
Kagiso Rabada
Avesh Khan

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Who will win today match

The Rajasthan Royals will depend a lot on the trio of skipper Sanju Samson, Jos Buttler and David Miller to come good in the batting department as they are the senior players in the line-up. The likes of Chris Morris, Mustafizur Rahman, Chetan Sakariya will be their main bowlers on the flat Wankhede wicket. On the other hand, Delhi Capitals will bank upon their in-form players like Shikhar Dhawan, Rishabh Pant, Prithvi Shaw and Marcus Stoinis with the bat while Rabada, Woakes, Avesh and Ashwin will be their key bowlers. It is expected to be yet another high-scoring game with some pretty good batting conditions. In our Dream 11 Today Match Prediction we back Delhi Capitals to win this match.

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Fantasy Cricket Tips, Captain & Differential Pick

Captain Options:

Must Picks:


RR vs DC Dream11 Prediction

Grand League Team 1

We are going with Rishabh Pant as the Captain because he has smashed 225 runs at a strike-rate of 178.6 vs RR since IPL 2018.

WICKET-KEEPERS: Jos Buttler (VC), Sanju Samson, Rishabh Pant (C)
BATSMEN: Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Manan Vohra
ALL-ROUNDERS: Marcus Stoinis, Chris Morris
BOWLERS: Kagiso Rabada, Chetan Sakariya, Avesh Khan

Grand League Team 2

We are picking Sanju Samson as the Captain due to his sensational knock of 119 runs off 63 balls that included 12 fours and 7 sixes in the first match vs PBKS in IPL 2021.

WICKET-KEEPERS: Sanju Samson (C), Jos Buttler, Rishabh Pant
BATSMEN: Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw (VC), Riyan Parag
ALL-ROUNDERS: Marcus Stoinis, Rahul Tewatia
BOWLERS: Kagiso Rabada, Ravi Ashwin, Chetan Sakariya

Grand League Team 3

We are choosing Shikhar Dhawan as the Captain in this team as he played a brilliant innings of 85 runs off 54 balls that consisted of 10 fours and 2 sixes in opening game vs CSK in IPL 2021.

WICKET-KEEPERS: Sanju Samson, Jos Buttler
BATSMEN: Ajinkya Rahane, Shikhar Dhawan (C), Prithvi Shaw, Manan Vohra
ALL-ROUNDERS: Marcus Stoinis (VC), Chris Woakes
BOWLERS: Kagiso Rabada, Chetan Sakariya, Amit Mishra

Grand League Team 4

We are picking Jos Buttler as the Captain of this team due to his amazing tally of 169 runs in the last 5 T20s which includes 2 fifties.

WICKET-KEEPERS: Sanju Samson, Jos Buttler (C), Rishabh Pant (VC)
BATSMEN: Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, David Miller
ALL-ROUNDERS: Marcus Stoinis, Chris Woakes
BOWLERS: Mustafizur Rahman, Kagiso Rabada, Chetan Sakariya

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