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Rajasthan Royals vs Kolkata Knight Riders Dream11 Prediction, RR vs KKR Dream11 Team for Today’s IPL Match

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RR vs KKR Dream11 Prediction: Rajasthan Royals and Kolkata Knight Riders will face off against each other in the 30th match of the TATA IPL 2022 at the Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai. Both Rajasthan Royals and Kolkata Knight Riders occupy the middle position in the points table with both having secured 6 with RR having played 5 games while KKR have played  6 games, one more than RR.

Rajasthan Royals vs Kolkata Knight Riders Dream11 Prediction for Today IPL Match

Match 30, Indian Premier League 2022

18 April, 7:30 PM IST

Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai

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Last result at the venue – LSG won by 18 runs against MI.

IPL Pitch Report

Brabourne has been a high scoring venue this season with the average first-innings score being 18. Dew has played a massive factor at this venue.

RR (recent last):  W W L W L

KKR (recent last): – – L W W L L

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RR Playing 11

Jos Buttler
Devdutt Padikkal
Sanju Samson
Riyan Parag
Shimron Hetmyer
Rassie Van der Dussen
Ravichandran Ashwin
Trent Boult
Kuldeep Sen
Yuzvendra Chahal
Prasidh Krishna

  • Trent Boult should be back fit and will replace J Neesham from the last game.
  • Jos Buttler, Sanju Samson and Shimron Hetmyer are their key batters and Trent Boult and Yuzvendra Chahal will be their key bowlers in this fixture.
  • Sanju Samson will keep the wickets for RR in this match.

Jos Buttler IPL Stats

He’s the current Orange cap holder with 272 runs this season at an average of 68 and has scored four 30+ scores in 5 games.

Matches Runs Average IPL 2021 Performance Recent Form
70 2240 35.29 254 runs 54,13,70*,100,35

Sanju Samson IPL Stats

He has had starts this season but is yet to convert one into a big score. He got run out unluckily and would look to make up this game.

Matches Runs Average IPL 2021 Performance Recent Form
126 3185 29.12 484 runs 11,13.8,30,55

Yuzvendra Chahal IPL Stats

He’s the current Purple cap holder this season with 12 wickets from 5 matches so far.

Matches Wickets Economy IPL 2021 Performance Recent Form
119 151 7.55 18 wickets 1/32,4/41,2/15,2/26,3/22

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KKR Playing 11

Aaron Finch
Venkatesh Iyer
Shreyas Iyer
Sheldon Jackson
Nitish Rana
Andre Russell
Sunil Narine
Pat Cummins
Umesh Yadav
Shivam Mavi
Varun Chakravarthy

  • Shivam Mavi might replace Aman Khan from last game.
  • Shreyas Iyer, Andre Russell and Nitish Rana are their key batters and Sunil Narine and Umesh Yadav will be their key bowlers in this fixture.
  • Sheldon Jackson will keep the wickets for KKR in this match.

Shreyas Iyer IPL Stats

He hasn’t been at his consistent best this season but expect the KKR skipper to bounce back.

Matches Runs Average IPL 2021 Performance Recent Form
93 2526 31.11 175 runs 28,54,10,26,13

Andre Russell Stats in IPL

He has been contributing either with the bat or ball consistently for KKR this season and returned 49 runs and 2 wickets last game.

Matches Runs Wickets IPL 2021 Performance Recent Form
90 1879 77 179 runs & 8 wickets 49&2/25,24&1/16,11&0/9,70*,25&0/36

Sunil Narine IPL Stats

The mystery spinner is the most economical bowler this season and most RR batters are vulnerable against him this season.

Matches Wickets Economy IPL 2021 Performance Recent Form
140 147 6.44 16 wickets 0/23,2/21,0/26,1/23,1/12

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

  • KKR lead this head-to-head record marginally with 13 wins from 24 encounters between both sides.
  • KKR have won the last three games in the last five matches between both teams.
  • In the last game between both sides, KKR won by a huge margin of 86 runs.

According to the RR vs KKR today match prediction, Kolkata Knight Riders start as favourites for this match.

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RR vs KKR Dream11 Prediction

Wicket-keepers: Jos Buttler, Sanju Samson
Batsmen: Shreyas Iyer, Shimron Hetmyer, Devdutt Padikkal, Nitish Rana
All-rounders: Andre Russell, Venkatesh Iyer
Bowlers: Yuzvendra Chahal, Trent Boult, Sunil Narine

Captain / Vice captain For Small League, Head-to-Head contests: Jos Buttler, Andre Russell

Captain / Vice-captain For Grand League: Devdutt Padikkal, Venkatesh Iyer

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