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| On Updated : Sep 27, 2020 2:10 PM IST

RR vs KXIP IPL 2020 Stat Preview: Head to Head, Batting records, Bowling records, History, Schedule, Fixture, IPL 2019

RR vs KXIP IPL 2020 Stat Preview:

It would be a battle between North and West as Kings XI Punjab and Rajasthan Royals would lock horns on Sunday evening. Rajasthan Royals stunned everyone by defeating the mighty Chennai Super Kings by 16 runs in their opening game. Kings XI Punjab, on the other hand, lost their opening game to Delhi Daredevils in the Super Over. However, they bounced back in style by defeating Royal Challengers Bangalore by 97 runs in their 2nd game. Both teams would be eager to build some momentum with back-to-back wins.


RR vs KXIP IPL 2020 Stat Preview

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Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad in IPL

It has been one of the closest rivalries in the history of the competition. Both sides have played 19 games against each other so far. Kings XI Punjab have won 9 of those, while Rajasthan Royals have registered a win in 10 matches.

RR vs KXIP Overall –

Total Games Played – 19
KXIP Won – 09
RR Won – 10


IPL 2019 Meetings

In IPL 2019, Kings XI Punjab and Rajasthan Royals locked horns twice during the league stage. The Kings from Punjab managed to dominate the Royals from Rajasthan as they completed a season double over them. The Kings won both games in 2019 including the home game and the away game.


Batting Records:

Among active players, the stylish KL Rahul scored the most number of runs for the KXIP against Rajasthan Royals. The Karnataka-born batsman has managed a total of 235 runs. The ‘Universe Boss' Chris Gayle follows him with 118 runs, while Glenn Maxwell has scored 97 runs against the Royals for Punjab.

For Rajasthan Royals, Sanju Samson is the leading run-getter for the side against the Punjab-based franchise. He has scored a total of 273 runs against them. He is followed by another wicket-keeper batsman Jos Buttler 225 runs against his name. Ben Stokes has scored only 32 runs and he is 3rd in the list among the active leading run-getter for RR vs KXIP.

TOP 4 BATSMEN (among current players)
Kings XI Punjab
No. Player Innings Not out Runs Average Strike Rate 100s 50s
1 KL Rahul 4 2 235 117.50 134.29 0 3
2 CH Gayle 4 0 118 29.50 145.68 0 1
3 GJ Maxwell 3 0 97 32.33 173.21 0 1
4 MA Agarwal 3 0 50 16.67 128.21 0 0
Rajasthan Royals
No. Player Innings Not out Runs Average Strike Rate 100s 50s
1 SV Samson 10 3 273 39.00 127.57 0 1
2 JC Buttler 4 0 225 56.25 143.31 0 3
3 BA Stokes 3 0 32 10.67 145.45 0 0
4 S Gopal 3 1 25 12.50 138.89 0 0

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Bowling Records:

Mujeeb ur Rahman is the leading wicket-taker against Rajasthan Royals for Kings XI Punjab with 7 wickets among current players. He is followed by Mohammad Shami and Arshdeep Singh with 2 wickets each against the Royals from Rajasthan.

Jofra Archer has clinched 5 wickets against KXIP and he is the leading wicket-getter for Rajasthan Royals against them among the active players. Ben Stokes follows him with 4 wickets, while Rahul Tewatia has clinched 2 wickets against KXIP as well.

TOP 4 BOWLERS (among current players)
Kings XI Punjab
No. Player Innings Wickets 5w 4w
1 Mujeeb Ur Rahman 4 7 0 0
2 Mohammed Shami 2 2 0 0
3 Arshdeep Singh 1 2 0 0
4 M Ashwin 1 1 0 0
Rajasthan Royals
No. Player Innings Wickets 5w 4w
1 JC Archer 4 5 0 0
2 BA Stokes 3 4 0 0
3 R Tewatia 2 2 0 0
4 JD Unadkat 4 2 0 0


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RR vs KXIP IPL 2020 Schedule

RR vs KXIP – 27th September 2020 – Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah

KXIP vs RR – 30th October 2020 – Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi


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