RR vs MI Dream11 Team Predictions: Rajasthan Royals vs Mumbai Indians
Rajasthan Royals, after their 10-wicket defeat against the Royal Challengers Bangalore, made a comeback in the 2021 edition of the Indian Premier League. The team, captained by Sanju Samson, went on to beat the Kolkata Knight Riders. With that win, the Royals moved to seventh in the points table.
Mumbai Indians on the hand lost to Punjab Kings by 9 wickets in their last match. Currently MI is placed at fourth position with 2 wins in 5 matches.
The two teams will come face to face on Thursday night at Narendra Modi Stadium in Gujarat.
RR vs MI Dream11 Team Predictions: Head-to-Head
The two teams have clashed against each other 27 times in IPL history. Mumbai has an edge with 14 wins while Rajasthan won on 13 occasion. One match between the two teams ended without a result. The last time the two teams met was back in 2020 in UAE. MI beat RR by 48 runs.
RR vs MI Dream11 Team Predictions: Suggested Team
Wicket Keeper: S Samson.
Batsman: Rohit Sharma David Miller, Y Jaiswal and Suryakumar Yadav.
All Rounder: S Dube and C Morris.
Bowler: Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah, Rahul Chahar and C Sakariya.
RR vs MI Dream11 Team Predictions: Wicketkeeper
Jos Buttler didn’t have a great day with the bat in hand in last match against KKR. He started with a four, but then Varun Chakravarthy trapped him plumb in front.
Royals’ skipper Sanju Samson unbeaten on 42 runs off 41 balls with the help of two fours and a six against KKR.
Quinton de Kock was caught inside the circle in the second over off Deepak Hooda for 3 runs against Punjab.
Ishan Kishan’s dismal performance continued in the match against PBKS. He was deceived by a googly after the left-hander edged one to Rahul behind the stumps of R Bishnoi for 6 from 17 balls. He needs to start scoring for MI if they want to move ahead for playoffs.
For Dream11 team, we suggest going with 1 wicket keeper.
RR vs MI Dream11 Team Predictions: Batsmen
Playing his first match of the season, Yashasvi Jaiswal started with a couple of scorching fours off Pat Cummins and was looking good. But after his 17-ball 22 he gave away his wicket.
David Miller came to bat at number six and saw his team home. The left-hander stayed unbeaten on 24 runs of 23 balls. His knock was laced with three glorious fours as he showed his class.
MI Skipper Rohit Sharma played a matured innings on the sticky track and scored 63 runs of 52 balls at a strike Rate of 121.15. He was dismissed by Shami.
SuryaKumar Yadav made 33 runs of 27 balls with a SR of 122.22. He mistimed a reverse-sweep on the bowling of Bishnoi.
R Parag did not get a chance to bat, he will be looking to bat longer against MI. He has accounted for 185 Dream11 Points.
Hardik Pandya’s poor run continues against PBKS and he just made 1 run.
RR vs MI Dream11 Team Predictions: Allrounder
K Pollard came to bat at the end of the innings and made 16 runs from 12 deliveries and bowled just 1 over against Punjab.
K Pandya gave away runs at an economy of above 10 and remained wicketless with the bat he scored run a ball three against Punjab.
Shivam Dube played some handsome strokes as he made 22 off 18 balls with two fours and a six. He became Varun Chakravarthy’s second victim. With his medium pace, Dube gave five runs in the only over he bowled.
Rahul Tewatia didn’t have a great day on the field. He was the most expensive Royals’ bowler as he gave 24 runs from three overs. With the ball, he got out to Prasidh Krishna after scoring five off eight balls.
Chris Morris was on top of his game as he picked up the crucial wickets of Dinesh Karthik, Russell and Cummins followed by the one of Shivam Mavi. In his four overs, the speedster only gave away 23 runs.
For Dream11 team, we suggest going with 2 all rounders.
RR vs MI Dream11 Team Predictions: Bowlers
Jaydev Unadkat was part of Rajasthan’s Playing XI in place of Shreyas Gopal. In four overs, he gave away only 25 runs with 11 dot balls. Moreover, he prized out the wicket of Sunil Narine.
Chetan Sakariya was pretty much on his mark. In four overs, the left-arm pacer gave away only 31 runs with eight dot balls and took one wicket of N Rana.
Mustafizur Rahman has been hard to get away in the tournament. The same was the case in Saturday’s match as he gave only 22 runs in four overs and got the wicket of Rahul Tripathi.
Trent Boult was the most expensive bowler for MI he gave away 30 runs in 2.4 overs at an economy of 11.25 against Punjab.
Jasprit Bumrah was economical against PBKS. In three overs, he gave away only 21 runs.
Rahul Chahar was the best bowler for MI on the day. In his four overs he went for mere 19 runs ans took the wicket of Mayank Agarwal.
For Dream11 team, we suggest going with 4 Bowlers.
RR vs MI Dream11 Team Predictions: Where to Watch?
Mumbai Indians will take on Rajasthan Royals at Arun Jaitley Stadium. The match will be live streamed from 3:30 PM IST on Thursday. Cricket fans can watch the match live on Star Sports and also live stream on Hotstar.