RR vs KXIP Dream11 Team Predictions : Rajasthan Royals will play their 2nd IPL match against Kings XI Punjab on 27th September at the Sharjah cricket stadium. This will be KXIP's third match this season.
KXIP is under the new leadership of KL Rahul and are surely aiming to clinch their maiden IPL title. In 2014, when IPL was in UAE, KXIP had given their best and had almost won the title before handing it over to KKR in the finals. Last season wasn't a great one for KXIP under R Ashwin's captaincy.
RR won a high scoring match against CSK at the Sharjah International stadium. KXIP lost their first match against DC in the super over. They trashed RCB in their second match and won by 97 runs. They played both their matches at Dubai cricket stadium.
Sharjah International stadium is the smallest of all the UAE international stadiums. Looking at the batting line-ups of RR and KXIP, it is sure that this match will be a high scoring one.
Player Selection Hints
Top Performers for both teams in IPL 2020 so far and also performed reasonably well in IPL 2019 or did not feature : (RR has played only one game)
1. KL Rahul (WK)
2. Sanju Samson (WK)
3. Steven Smith (BAT)
4. Mayank Agarwal (BAT)
5. Mohammad Shami (BOWL)
6. Sheldon Cottrell (BOWL)
7. Ravi Bishnoi (BOWL)
8. Jofra Archer (BOWL)
Players who performed poorly in IPL 2020 so far and also in IPL 2019, Below 30 fantasy points in both the seasons
1. Jaidev Unadkat (BOWL)
2. Robin Uthappa (BAT)
3. Sarfaraz Khan (BAT)
4. Karun Nair (BAT)
5. Nicholas Pooran (WK)
Here we list the Dream11 statistics of each players from last IPL season along with last match Dream11 points. We ensure that our statistically tested Dream 11 for IPL 2020 match of KXIP vs RR will be made available on the day of the game including the inclusions of captains and vice captains. Final team will be posted after the toss when playing XI is announced.
RR vs KXIP Dream11 Team Predictions : Wicket Keeper for IPL 2020
Skipper KL Rahul was the highest scorer for KXIP in last IPL season. He delivered an average 59 Dream 11 points. In the first two matches of IPL 2020 KL was outstanding with 269 Dream 11 points. He will be the first choice as a wicket keeper.
Sanju Samson had a marvelous last IPL season. Talking about this season, he lead from the front and destroyed the bowling of CSK. In first match of this IPL season he delivered 145 Dream11 points.
Nicholas Pooran had a below average last season and delivered an average of about 27 Dream 11 points. He played both the matches and set a unique record. In the match against DC, he got out on duck twice in a single inning. He didn't play well against RCB. He may be replaced by Chris Gayle.
KKR vs SRH Dream11 Team Predictions : Batsman for IPL 2020
Mayank Agarwal had an above average last IPL season. He delivered an average of about 35 Dream 11 points. In the first two matches of IPL 2020, Mayank opened the innings along with KL. He has delivered 166 Dream 11 points.
Test Triple Centurion Karun Nair hasn't performed quite well in this season and has delivered only 26 Dream 11 points. Yet he is expected to retain his position. Sarfaraz Khan didn't perform well in both the matches. He may be replaced by experienced Mandeep Singh.
Steven Smith skipper of RRdelivered an average of about 32 Dream 11 points last season. He opened the innings for RR along with young Jaiswal and anchored the innings. Former Aussie captain has 93 Dream 11 points in his first match and is a better choice as Dream11 batsman.
Young Yashashvi Jaiswal, Veteran Uthappa and David Miller all failed in their first match. Miller was quite unlucky to get dismissed on a diamond duck. Yashasvi Jaiswal is expected to retain his position and can be considered as a Dream11 batsman.
RR vs KXIP Dream11 Team Predictions : All Rounders for IPL 2020
Punjab went with 2 all rounders in both of their matches.
Only Maxwell featured in both the matches. Back from a hiatus, Maxwell didn't bat well but has bowled very well against RCB. Maxwell has delivered an average of 20.5 Dream11 points in this season IPL.
Jimmy Neesham played the match against RCB but didn't get a chance to bat. He was quite good with the bowl and KXIP may continue him in the squad.
K Gowtham didn't bat and bowl well in the first match and was replaced by Murugan Ashwin.
RR too went with two all-rounders.
Riyan Parag didn't get a chance to bowl and wasn't good with bat as well. Though this young prodigy will continue to be a part of RR's final eleven.
Rahul Tewatia bowled quite well against CSK. He was good with his wrong ones and picked up three wickets against CSK. He delivered 88 Dream 11 points in his first match and is a good pick as Dream11 all rounder.
Chris Jordan didn't have a good match. He was quite expensive in the slog overs and was replaced in the match against RCB.
RR vs KXIP Dream11 Team Predictions : Bowlers for IPL 2020
Arguably KXIP has the best opening bowling combination.
Mohammad Shami had a good last IPL season. He had delivered an average of 36.86 Dream 11 points last IPL season. He has continued his form and delivered 126 Dream 11 points in his first two matches. He will be the first choice as a Dream11 bowler.
Sheldon Cottrell has complimented Shami quite well. He has delivered 112 Dream 11 points in his first two matches. Next to Shami he too can be considered as a Dream11 bowler.
Anil Kumble surely has rubbed some skills over young leggie Ravi Bishnoi. He bowled fantabulous in both the matches and delivered a total of 126 Dream 11 points in his first two matches of IPL 2020.
Murugan Ashwin played against RCB and delivered 79 Dream 11 points. He can be continued in the final eleven but owing to Samson's hitting prowess he can be replaced by young Ishan Porel.
Jofra Archer had a good last IPL season. He delivered average 35 Dream 11 points. He was most economical bowler for RR and delivered 64 Dream 11 points. He is one of the best choice as Dream11 bowler.
Tom Curran played his debut IPL match and was quite good until the last over where Dhoni smashed him for 3 sixes. He delivered 42 Dream 11 points.
Shreyas Gopal was RR's strike bowler, last season IPL season. He bowled quite well on Sharjah and delivered 27 Dream 11 points.
Saurashtra skipper Jaidev Unadkat had another bad IPL match as he couldn't even contribute to the team. He has '0' Dream 11 points to his name as of now in this IPL season.