Match Details for RR vs RCB MyTeam11 contest
Indian Premier League 2020
Rajasthan Royals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
Dubai International Stadium, Dubai
17th October, 2020
3:30 PM IST
Preview for RR vs RCB MyTeam11 Contest:
After winning a riveting victory against Sunrisers Hyderabad, Rajasthan Royals stumbled once again against Delhi Capitals. The might of Anrich Nortje and Rabada was too strong for the Royals batsmen who at one point, looked like they’d be able to get to the target easily.
Royals Challengers Bangalore played yet another thrilling contest against Kings XI Punjab that went down right to the last ball. The match was filled with plenty of drama, twists and turns in the tale. But in the end, Nicholas Pooran came down the track and hit Chahal for a six to win the match by 8 wickets. RCB must now look to come back from this loss.
Injuries and unavailability:
There are no injuries to either side.
Probable Playing XIs:
Royal Challengers Bangalore: Devdutt Padikkal, Aaron Finch, Virat Kohli (C), AB De Villiers (WK), Chris Morris, Washington Sundar, Shivam Dube, Isuru Udana, Navdeep Saini, Mohammed Siraj, Yuzvendra Chahal
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
RR vs RCB 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 RR vs RCB MyTeam11 Contest:
Virat Kohli: After his initial, shocking slump, Virat Kohli has got back to his very best. He has already accumulated over 300 runs this season and has a fantastic average of 60.80.
AB De Villiers: AB De Villiers was at his majestic best against KKR in Sharjah. In the previous match, the thinking was to keep AB away from the spin overs in the middle over and get him to hit the big shots for a climactic finish towards the end, but that didn’t work out.
Ben Stokes: With some match practice, Ben Stokes looked in fine form with the bat in the previous game. He was 9 runs away from his first half-century this season and would like to get a 50 against RCB.
Jofra Archer: Jofra Archer was at his sensational best in the previous game 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. Over two matches against the Delhi Capitals, Archer has taken 6 wickets.
Captain Picks for RR vs RCB MyTeam11 Contest:
Captain: Virat Kohli and Ben Stokes
Virat Kohli looks to be in majestic form right now and missed yet another half-century by just 2 runs in the last match against KXIP. Ben Stokes could prove to be the surprise multiplier pick in this game.
Vice Captains: AB De Villiers and Jofra Archer
AB De Villiers is always a reliable pick and can be counted on to deliver with the bat. Jofra Archer is arriving in to this game on the back of a three-wicket-haul.
Budget picks for RR vs RCB MyTeam11 Contest:
Anrich Nortje: Anrich Nortje 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.
Axar Patel: Axar Patel is very impressive in his wicket taking abilities. He is available for just 8.5 credits.