Match Details for CSK vs RR MyTeam11 contest
Indian Premier League 2020
Chennai Super Kings vs Rajasthan Royals
Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
19th October, 2020,
7:30 PM IST
Preview for CSK vs RR MyTeam11 Contest:
Chennai Super Kings slumped to their sixth defeat of the season against Delhi Capitals. They looked like they’d be able to save the game but Ravindra Jadeja failed to defend 17 runs off the final over as Axar Patel ran riot and took DC home.
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Things are looking bleak for Rajasthan Royals as well who had a similar script in their game against RCB. They looked like they’d be able to defend their lead comfortably but AB De Villiers smacked Unadkat all over the ground in the penultimate over which took the match away from their clutches.
Injuries and unavailability:
Dwayne Bravo was not fit to bowl the final over against Delhi Capitals and there are question marks over his availability in this fixture.
Probable Playing XIs:
Rajasthan Royals: Jos Buttler (WK), Steve Smith (C), Sanju Samson, Robin Uthappa, Ben Stokes, Rahul Tewatia, Riyan Parag, Jofra Archer, Shreyas Gopal, Kartik Tyagi and Jaydev Unadkat
Chennai Super Kings: Shane Watson, Faf du Plessis, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni (C&WK), Ravindra Jadeja, Sam Curran, Kedar Jadhav, Deepak Chahar, Piyush Chawla, Lungi Ngidi and Shardul Thakur
CSK vs RR MyTeam11 Teams
Head to Head/Small League
In the small league, the expected playing XI consisting of the best players should be chosen. And as such, assembling the best individuals to ensure maximum quality in all departments will be the right thing to do.
Experimental lineups should be put out for this and since both teams could look to shuffle the pack a little.
Top Picks for CSK vs RR MyTeam11 Contest:
Faf Du Plessis: Faf du Plessis chalked up his fourth half century in the ninth match against Delhi Capitals. He looks to be in sublime form and will be expecting another good knock in this game.
Sam Curran: Sam Curran has been in splendid form with both the bat and the ball. He has picked up ten scalps in the matches so far and has also added quick runs with his fierce hitting.
Steve Smith: After a string of disappointing returns with the bat, Steve Smith finally scored another half-century against Royal Challengers Bangalore in the last match. He scored 57 runs off 36 deliveries.
Jofra Archer: Jofra Archer was at his sensational best against Delhi Capitals and tried to smother the batsmen. He ended the match with three wickets and having conceded runs at an economy of 4.75. He has picked up 12 scalps this season and is in the running for the Purple Cap.
Captain Picks for CSK vs RR MyTeam11 Contest:
Captain: Faf du Plessis and Steve Smith
Faf has already amassed 365 runs this season at an average above 50. Steve Smith’s resurgence would be a positive sign for Rajasthan Royals fans who’d hope that this streak continues.
Vice Captains: Jofra Archer and Sam Curran
Jofra has been splendid in the tournament and would love to pick out a few more scalps. Sam Curran has looked like the complete player this season.
Budget picks for CSK vs RR MyTeam11 Contest:
Sam Curran: Sam Curran is one of the best players between both the teams and would be expected to do well. He is available for just 8.5 credits.
Rahul Tewatia: Rahul Tewatia is a quality all-rounder and can prove to be an important multiplier pick at just 8.5 credits.
Shardul Thakur: Shardul Thakur is very impressive in his wicket taking abilities. He is available for just 8.5 credits.