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| On May 2, 2021 12:30 PM IST

RR vs SRH Dream11 IPL Today Match Prediction 2 May [STATS for GRAND LEAGUE – Batting, Bowling, Team, Pitch]


RR vs SRH IPL 2021: It is time for another cracking IPL 2021 doubleheader day wherein the first game, the Rajasthan Royals (RR) will be up against the Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi on May 2. Both the teams are very much low on confidence as they have had disappointing campaigns so far this season. Rajasthan Royals have won two out of their six matches while Sunrisers Hyderabad have been able to win just a single game out of 6 matches this year. In the 13 matches played between these two teams, SRH are ahead with 7 wins while RR have won 6 games. However, both RR and SRH will now be desperately hoping to strike back to winning ways in this crucial middle-phase of IPL 2021.

RR vs SRH Today Match Prediction Details

Fixture Name: VIVO IPL, Rajasthan Royals vs Sunrisers Hyderabad

Competition: VIVO IPL

Date: 2 May

Time: 3:30 PM IST

Ground: Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi

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

Brief score of the last result at the venue: Mumbai Indians 219/6 defeat Chennai Super Kings 218/4 by 4 wickets in the 27th match of IPL 2021.

Delhi Pitch Report: The conditions at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi have been the best for batting in this tournament so far as seen in the nerve-wracking MI vs CSK game. The bowlers need to maintain their line and lengths to be in the game. The par score will remain around 170-180 with the dew factor coming into play as the game progresses.

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RR vs SRH Playing 11

RR Team News

Injury Update, Unavailability

  • Jofra Archer, Ben Stokes, Liam Livingstone and Andrew Tye have already been ruled out for the entire season.
  • Rassie van der Dussen and Gerald Coetzee will not be available for this game as they are yet to complete their mandatory quarantine.

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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.
  • Yashasvi Jaiswal 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)
Yashasvi Jaiswal
Jos Buttler
Sanju Samson
David Miller
Riyan Parag
Shivam Dube
Rahul Tewatia
Chris Morris
Jaydev Unadkat
Chetan Sakariya
Mustafizur Rahman

SRH Team News

Injury Update, Unavailability

  • T Natarajan has already been ruled out for the remainder of the season due to a knee injury.

Expected Team Changes  

  • Jason Holder will come in for David Warner.
  • Kane Williamson has been appointed as the new SRH captain.
  • Jonny Bairstow will be the wicket-keeper.
  • Kane Williamson will open the batting with Jonny Bairstow.
  • Manish Pandey, Kedar Jadhav, Jason Holder and Vijay Shankar will bat in the middle-order.
  • Rashid Khan, Sandeep Sharma, Khaleel and Jason Holder will be their main bowlers.

SRH Playing 11 (likely)
Jonny Bairstow
Kane Williamson
Manish Pandey
Kedar Jadhav
Vijay Shankar
Jason Holder
Rashid Khan
Jagadeesha Suchith
Sandeep Sharma
Siddarth Kaul
Khaleel Ahmed

Who will win today match

The Rajasthan Royals will surely be hoping for an improved performance from the likes of Jos Buttler, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Sanju Samson, David Miller and Shivam Dube in the batting department. Chris Morris, Chetan Sakariya, Jaydev Unadkat and Mustafizur Rahman will be crucial with the ball. On the other hand, Sunrisers Hyderabad will depend a lot on Jonny Bairstow, Kane Williamson, Manish Pandey, Kedar Jadhav and Vijay Shankar to come good with the bat while Rashid Khan, Jason Holder, Khaleel and Sandeep Sharma will be their key bowlers. It will be a very crucial game for both the teams.  In our Dream 11 Today Match Prediction we back Sunrisers Hyderabad to win this match.

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RR vs SRH Dream11 Prediction

Grand League Team 1

We are picking Kane Williamson as the Captain in this team due to his brilliant performance in the last 5 IPL matches having scored a total of 225 runs.

WICKET-KEEPERS: Jos Buttler (VC), Sanju Samson, Jonny Bairstow
BATSMEN: Kane Williamson (C), Manish Pandey, Yashasvi Jaiswal
ALL-ROUNDERS: Chris Morris, Jason Holder
BOWLERS: Sandeep Sharma, Mustafizur Rahman, Rashid Khan

Grand League Team 2

We are making Sanju Samson as the Captain of this team as he has a sensational record against SRH having smashed 485 runs in 16 innings at an average of 40.4.

WICKET-KEEPERS: Jonny Bairstow (VC), Sanju Samson (C)
BATSMEN: Manish Pandey, David Miller, Kane Williamson, Yashasvi Jaiswal
ALL-ROUNDERS: Chris Morris, Shivam Dube
BOWLERS: Rashid Khan, Chetan Sakariya, Khaleel Ahmed

Grand League Team 3

We are picking Manish Pandey as the Captain of this team because he has already scored two excellent fifties in this tournament so far.

WICKET-KEEPERS: Jos Buttler, Sanju Samson (VC), Jonny Bairstow
BATSMEN: Jason Roy, Kane Williamson, Manish Pandey (C), Yashasvi Jaiswal
ALL-ROUNDERS: Chris Morris
BOWLERS: Chetan Sakariya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Khaleel Ahmed

Grand League Team 4

We are choosing Jonny Bairstow as the Captain of this team due to his two fantastic half-centuries in this tournament against KKR and PBKS.

WICKET-KEEPERS: Jonny Bairstow (C), Jos Buttler
BATSMEN: Manish Pandey, David Miller (VC), Kane Williamson, Jason Roy
ALL-ROUNDERS: Chris Morris, Vijay Shankar
BOWLERS: Rashid Khan, Jaydev Unadkat, Siddarth Kaul

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