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| On Oct 4, 2021 11:44 PM IST

IPL RR vs MI, Match 51: Possible Playing 11 of Rajasthan Royals


RR Playing 11: The Rajasthan Royals team will play their 13th fixture in the IPL 2021 against Mumbai Indians. This will be a must win game for the tea to keep their hopes alive in the tournament.

In the last league match, the Rajasthan Royals team secured a confidence boosting victory against Chennai Super Kings team. In a flat surface, the bowlers were average and gave away 189 runs, but the saving grace was Chetan Sakariya, who was impressive with his variations. Then the openers, Evin Lewis and Yashasvi Jaiswal struck 80+ runs in 6 overs to give team an amazing foundation. Then Samson and Shivam Dube guided the team well to a victory.

Team News

  • The team is positioned 6th in the points table with 5 wins in 12 matches.
  • RR is expected to play with the same 11 in this fixture.
  • No injury issues reported by the Rajasthan Royals team management.

RR Playing 11 (likely)

The Rajasthan Royals team secured the victory in the last league match, and will be in a good space ahead of this fixture. The bowlers would have gained sufficient experience in a flat surface against the top batters in the tournament. While, the batters have been doing their job well to lift the team’s spirits, especially Evin Lewis and Yashasvi Jaiswal. The new additions to the Playing 11, Shivam Dube, Akash Singh, and Mayank Markande are expected to retain their places for this fixture. While, the performance from Rahul Tewatia was noteworthy, and would look to keep it going.

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RR Playing 11 (likely)

1. Yashasvi Jaiswal
2. Evin Lewis
3. Sanju Samson (c & wk)
4. Glenn Phillips
5. Mahipal Lomror
6. Shivam Dube
7. Rahul Tewatia
8. Mayank Markande
9. Mustafizur Rahman
10. Chetan Sakariya
11. Akash Singh

Rajasthan Royals Squad

RR Squad: Sanju Samson (c & wk), Riyan Parag, Shreyas Gopal, Rahul Tewatia, Mahipal Lomror, Kartik Tyagi, Tabraiz Shamsi, Oshane Thomas, Evin Lewis, Jaydev Unadkat, Mayank Markande, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Anuj Rawat, David Miller, Manan Vohra, Shivam Dube, Chris Morris, Mustafizur Rahim, Chetan Sakariya, K.C. Cariappa, Liam Livingstone, Kuldip Yadav, Akash Singh, Glenn Phillips

Where to Watch RR vs MI Live IPL 2021

WATCH RR vs MI LIVE on Star Sports TV Network in different languages like Star Sports  1 English, Star Sports 1 Hindi, Star Sports 1 Tamil, Star Sports 1 Telugu, Star Sports 1 Kannada, and Star Sports Malayalam.The match can also be streamed live on the Disney+Hotstar app by taking their monthly or yearly membership plan. The telecom operators, Vodafone Idea, Airtel, and Jio are offering different plans for their customers bundled with Disney+ Hotstar app to WATCH RR vs MI Indian Premier League 2021. All the cricketing nations including 100 countries will be able to view the Indian Premier League 2021 on their Television Sets.

4 Fantasy picks for Rajasthan Royals vs Mumbai Indians from RR

1. Yashasvi Jaiswal

The youngster was seen slamming Hazlewood huge sixes in the last match, and can be one of the best picks, due to the momentum he has gathered with his ball striking capabilities. In the last match, Jaiswal hit 50 off 21 balls to give the team a terrific start to the team, which helped them to win the match.

Name Matches Runs Average
Yashasvi Jaiswal 8 237 29.62

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2. Chetan Sakariya

Chetan has been mindful of his lengths in the power play as well as death overs. His variations are expected to be finer in this fixture and would look to bag crucial wickets of the top order batsman of the Mumbai Indians team. In 12 matches, Chetan has scalped 12 wickets.

Name Matches Wickets Average
Chetan Sakariya 12 12 30.58


3. Glenn Phillips

Phillips made his debut in the IPL in the last league fixture and looked quite impressive. Phillips has been a consistent run scorer in the T20 format for the past 1 year, and would look to continue the good form. In 125 T20 matches, Glenn has amassed 4012 runs at an average of 33.15.

Name Matches Runs Average
Glenn Phillips 125 4012 33.15


4. Sanju Samson

The prolific run scorer will look to keep his performances same in this fixture. Sanju has played sensibly, keeping in mind, a relatively inexperienced middle order of the team and has succeeded in his attempts to be the highest run scorer for RR with 480 runs in 12 matches.

Name Matches Runs Average
Sanju Samson 12 480 48

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