RR vs DC Team Prediction: Rajasthan Royals vs Delhi Capitals – 15 April 2021 (Mumbai). Sanju Samson, Rishabh Pant, and Shikhar Dhawan will be the best fantasy picks for this game.
Rajasthan Royals will take on Delhi Capitals in the league match of IPL 2021, aka Indian Premier League, which will be played at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.
Rajasthan Royals lost their last game, and they would want to bounce back in this game. Sanju Samson scored a brilliant century, whereas the loss of Ben Stokes is a big loss for this side. Chetan Sakariya bowled a lethal spell in the last game, whereas Morris & Rahman needs to step up.
Delhi Capitals lost in the finals of IPL 2020, and they started the IPL 2021 on a brilliant note. Shikhar Dhawan and Prithvi Shaw proved their class in the last game, whereas Rishabh Pant is also in brilliant form. Chris Woakes & Avesh Khan are bowling well, whereas the arrival of Kagiso Rabada is a huge positive for the side.
Pitch Report – This pitch has always been a brilliant batting wicket. The average 1st innings batting score in the IPL 2021 games played here is 205 runs.
Total IPL 2021 Games: 2; Batting 1st Won: 1; Batting 2nd Won: 1
Match Details :
Time:- 7.30 PM, Stadium:- Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai; Live on Star Sports Network
Probable XI for both sides:-
Rajasthan Royals – Liam Livingstone, Manan Vohra, Sanju Samson, Jos Buttler, Riyan Parag, Shivam Dube, Rahul Tewatia, Chris Morris, Shreyas Gopal, Mustafizur Rahman, Chetan Sakariya.
Delhi Capitals – Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant, Shimron Hetmyer, Marcus Stoinis, Chris Woakes, R Ashwin, Amit Mishra, Kagiso Rabada, Avesh Khan.
Clean-Hitters in the Team
Rajasthan Royals – Jos Buttler and Sanju Samson.
Delhi Capitals – Rishabh Pant, Shikhar Dhawan, and Marcus Stoinis.
Death Overs Specialist Bowlers
Rajasthan Royals – Chris Morris
Delhi Capitals – Kagiso Rabada
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Sanju Samson, Rishabh Pant, Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, and Kagiso Rabada.
RR vs DC Team Wicket-Keepers
Rishabh Pant (Price 9.5), 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. Pant failed in IPL 2020, but he has a stellar IPL record. All three of them are aggressive batsmen, whereas Samson scored a brilliant century in the last game.
RR vs DC Team Batsmen
Shikhar Dhawan (Price 10) and Prithvi Shaw (Price 9) will be our batsmen from the Delhi Capitals. Dhawan scored 618 runs in IPL 2020 at an average of 44.14, whereas he also scored two centuries in the tournament. Shaw had a tough IPL 2020, but he scored 827 runs in Vijay Hazare Trophy at an average of 165.40. Both of them scored brilliant half-centuries in the game against Chennai Super Kings.
Liam Livingstone (Price 8.5) will be our batsman from the Rajasthan Royals. Livingstone scored 426 runs at an average of 30.42 in BBL10, whereas he scalped five wickets in bowling. He will open the innings for Rajasthan in this game.
RR vs DC Team All-Rounders
Chris Morris (Price 9) will be our all-rounder from the Rajasthan Royals. Morris scalped 11 wickets at an economy of 6.63 in IPL 2020, whereas he scalped a couple of wickets in the last game against Punjab Kings. He will bowl at the death of Rajasthan Royals.
Marcus Stoinis (Price 9) will be our all-rounder from the Delhi Capitals. Stoinis scored 352 runs at a strike rate of 148.52 in IPL 2020, whereas he scalped 13 wickets in bowling. He is one of the best all-rounders in the T20 format.
[You can also take Chris Woakes instead of Marcus Stoinis]
RR vs DC Team Bowlers
Kagiso Rabada (Price 9) and R Ashwin (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from the Delhi Capitals. Rabada scalped 30 wickets in IPL 2020, whereas Ashwin scalped 13 wickets at an economy of 7.66. Both of them are wicket-takers.
Chetan Sakariya (Price 8) will be our bowler from the Rajasthan Royals. Sakariya scalped 12 wickets in the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2021, whereas he scalped three wickets in his debut IPL game. He is a brilliant left-arm pacer.
Match Prediction: Delhi Capitals will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Sanju Samson and Shikhar Dhawan
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Jos Buttler and Rishabh Pant
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Fantasy Team Disclaimer
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.