MI vs RR Team Prediction: Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals – 29 April 2021 (Delhi). Rohit Sharma, Suryakumar Yadav, and Sanju Samson will be the best fantasy picks for this game.
Mumbai Indians will take on Rajasthan Royals in the league match of IPL 2021, aka Indian Premier League, which will be played at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi.
Mumbai Indians have won two of their five games, and they would want to make a comeback. Rahul Chahar and Trent Boult have been brilliant in bowling, whereas Suryakumar and Rohit have been scoring runs. The lower middle-order needs to step up in this game.
Rajasthan Royals have also won two of their five games, and they would want to build momentum. Sanju Samson has been scoring runs, whereas the poor form of Jos Buttler is a thing of concern. Chris Morris has been their best bowler, whereas Sakariya has also been brilliant.
Pitch Report – This pitch has always been on the slower side, and the spinners love bowling on it. The average 1st innings batting score in the last 5 IPL games played here is 152 runs.
Last 5 IPL Games: Batting 1st Won: 2; Batting 2nd Won: 3
Match Details :
Time:- 3.30 PM, Stadium:- Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi; Live on Star Sports Network
Probable XI for both sides:-
Mumbai Indians – Rohit Sharma, Quinton de Kock, Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Jayant Yadav, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah, Rahul Chahar.
Rajasthan Royals – Jos Buttler, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Sanju Samson, Shivam Dube, David Miller, Riyan Parag, Rahul Tewatia, Chris Morris, Jaydev Unadkat, Mustafizur Rahman, Chetan Sakariya.
Clean-Hitters in the Team
Mumbai Indians – Rohit Sharma, Suryakumar Yadav, and Kieron Pollard.
Rajasthan Royals – Jos Buttler and Sanju Samson.
Death Overs Specialist Bowlers
Mumbai Indians – Jasprit Bumrah and Trent Boult
Rajasthan Royals– Chris Morris
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Rohit Sharma, Suryakumar Yadav, Rahul Chahar, Sanju Samson, and Chris Morris.
MI vs RR Team Wicket-Keeper
Jos Buttler (Price 9.5) and Sanju Samson (Price 9.5) will be the wicket-keepers of our squad. Buttler scored 328 runs in IPL 2020 at an average of 32.80, whereas Samson scored 375 runs at an average of 28.84. Samson has scored 187 runs at an average of 46.75 in IPL 2021, whereas Buttler needs to step up. Both of them are top-order players.
MI vs RR Team Batsmen
Yashasvi Jaiswal (Price 8) will be our batsman from the Rajasthan Royals. Jaiswal will open the innings, and he is helpful in managing credits.
Rohit Sharma (Price 10.5) and Suryakumar Yadav (Price 9.5) will be our batsmen from the Mumbai Indians. Rohit Sharma scored 332 runs last season, whereas Surya scored 480 at an average of 40.00. Surya has scored 154 runs in IPL 2021, whereas Rohit has scored 201 runs. Both of them are run-scorers.
MI vs RR Team All-Rounders
Kieron Pollard (Price 8.5) will be our all-rounder from the Mumbai Indians. Pollard is not at his best in batting, but he can be a beast on his day, whereas the track of Delhi will suit his bowling.
Chris Morris (Price 9.5) will be our all-rounder from the Rajasthan Royals. Morris has scalped nine wickets in the tournament, whereas he has a batting-strike rate of 154.83.
MI vs RR Team Bowlers
Chetan Sakariya (Price 8.5) will be our bowler from the Rajasthan Royals. Sakariya scalped 12 wickets in the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2021, whereas he has scalped seven wickets in IPL 2021.
Jasprit Bumrah (Price 9), Trent Boult (Price 9), and Rahul Chahar (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from the Mumbai Indians. Chahar has scalped nine wickets in IPL 2021, whereas Boult has scalped six. Bumrah is also bowling well, and he has scalped four wickets at an economy of 6.36. All three of them are genuine wicket-takers.
Match Prediction: Mumbai Indians will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Rohit Sharma and Sanju Samson
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Jos Buttler and Suryakumar Yadav
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All our selections are based on in-depth and astute analysis of the players partaking in the match, pitch report and a perusal of other reasoning. Please incorporate a slew of factors while crafting your own side with this article serving as a guide to the match and players.