Yuzvendra Chahal will be up against his old franchise.
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Rajasthan Royals will square off against Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 13th match of IPL 2022. Rajasthan Royals have begun the season with a bang, winning both their matches so far. They beat Mumbai Indians in the previous match and showed tremendous quality in both departments. Royal Challengers Bangalore bounced back after the loss in the season opener against Punjab. They beat Kolkata Knight Riders in the previous match and although the match went too close for their liking they managed to get 2 points out of it.
Rajasthan Royals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, Match 13
Date & Time: April 5th at 7:30 PM IST and local time
Live Streaming: Star Sports Network and Disney+Hotstar.
RR vs RCB, Match 13 Pitch Report:
It is a very good-looking pitch and there will be good balance between bat and ball. There is little grass and it is harder for the ball to get stuck into the surface. It may move around, there will be some movement but it is not going to be as tricky in the powerplay,
RR vs RCB, Match 13 Probable Playing XIs:
Jos Buttler, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Sanju Samson (c & wk), Devdutt Padikkal, Shimron Hetmyer, Riyan Parag, Ravichandran Ashwin, Navdeep Saini, Trent Boult, Yuzvendra Chahal, Prasidh Krishna.
Royal Challengers Bangalore
Faf du Plessis (c), Anuj Rawat, Virat Kohli, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Sherfane Rutherford, Shahbaz Ahmed, Wanindu Hasaranga, David Willey, Harshal Patel, Akash Deep, Mohammed Siraj.
Top Picks for RR vs RCB Dream11 Match:
Top Picks – Batters
Virat Kohli has got off to starts in both the matches but could not convert it into a big score. But he is still the best available option in the batting section. Back the veteran to get a big score in this match.
Faf du Plessis has started the season with a bang and is looking in good form, scoring 93 runs in 2 matches at an average of 46.5 and a strike rate of 152.
Top Picks – All-Rounders
Wanindu Hasaranga has been brilliant in both the games so far and has picked up 5 wickets in 2 matches at an average of 12. The leg spinner will be a key player in this match.
Top Picks – Bowlers
Yuzvendra Chahal has picked up 5 wickets in 2 matches at an average of 9.6. The former RCB bowler will be looking forward to make an impactful performance.
Akash Deep has bowled well in this edition, picking up 4 wickets in 2 matches at an average of 20.75. Although his economy is on the higher side he can be backed to pick some wickets.
Top Picks – Wicketkeepers
Jos Buttler scored a wonderful century in the previous match against Mumbai Indians and will be looking to continue his good form at the top of the order.
RR vs RCB Must Picks for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
|Player||Statistics (This Edition)|
|Jos Buttler||135 runs|
|Faf Du Plessis||58 runs|
|Yuzvendra Chahal||5 Wickets|
|Harshal Patel||3 Wickets|
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for RR vs RCB Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Jos Buttler, Sanju Samson (vc), Anuj Rawat, Virat Kohli (c), Faf du Plessis, Devdutt Padikkal, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Wanindu Hasaranga, David Willey, Trent Boult, Mohammad Siraj.
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for RR vs RCB Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Jos Buttler (c), Sanju Samson, Shimron Hetmyer, Virat Kohli, Faf du Plessis (vc), Devdutt Padikkal, Shahbaz Ahmed, Wanindu Hasaranga, Harshal Patel, Akash Deep, Yuzvendra Chahal, Prasidh Krishna.
RR vs RCB Risky Captaincy Choices:
Harshal Patel bowled beautifully in the previous match and can be risked as captain against this opposition considering Rajasthan dont really have the fire power lower down the order.
Player you should avoid:
Riyan Parag can be avoided for this match as he is batting very low and may not get enough deliveries to impact the game from the fantasy point of view.
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.