RR vs DC Head to Head: The Sportsrush presents before you the Head to Head statistics for 40th match of IPL 2019.
The 40th match of the ongoing 12th season of the Indian Premier League will be played between Rajasthan Royals and Delhi Capitals at Jaipur tomorrow. With both Rajasthan and Delhi defeating Mumbai Indians and Kings XI Punjab by 5 wickets each respectively yesterday, expect a tight contest between two teams coming on the back of victorious campaigns.
With three wins in nine matches, Royals are currently at No. 7 in the tournament. On the contrary, with six victories in 10 matches, Capitals are at No. 3 in the points table.
Total number of matches played: 18
Matches won by RR: 11
Matches won by DC: 7
Matches played in Jaipur: 5 (RR 4, DC 1)
Matches played in Delhi: 7 (RR 3, DC 4)
RR average score against DC: 157
DC average score against RR: 148
Most runs for RR: 498 (Ajinkya Rahane)
Most runs for DC: 99 (Shreyas Iyer)
Most wickets for RR: 4 (Stuart Binny)
Most wickets for DC: 17 (Amit Mishra)
In the two matches which Rajasthan and Delhi played against each other in IPL 2018, both the teams ended up winning their home matches. However, both the matches were affected by D/L Method.
The visitors will be banking on the fact that their captain Shreyas Iyer (50) and wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant (69) had stitched an impact-generating 92-run partnership in the last match against Royals.
How Twitter reacted:
— The Superstats Guy (@SuperstatsGuy) April 21, 2019
Leading by example! 💗
— Rajasthan Royals (@rajasthanroyals) April 21, 2019
— Delhi Capitals (@DelhiCapitals) April 20, 2019
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