The struggling team of Rajasthan Royals will take on the mighty Chennai when they go face to face in the 25th match of IPL 2019 on 11th April in Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur. RR vs CSK match preview.
In IPL points table, RR is at seventh position courtesy of four losses and win win out of their five league matches so far. On the other hand, CSK is currently the table toppers after having won five and lost one out of their six league matches so far in IPL 2019.
Both, RR and CSK, faced Kolkata Knight Riders in their previous encounters. CSK beat KKR by 7 wickets on Tuesday but RR lost to KKR by 8 wickets on Sunday April 07. RR needs to win this game if they don’t want to get completely out of the tournament this early in IPL 2019.
This is going to be the second encounter between both RR and CSK in this IPL 2019. When last time they faced each other in Chennai, CSK defeated RR by 8 runs. This going to be a herculean task for RR to register their second win of this season when they take on the CSK. Let’s look at the probable playing 11 and best dream11 picks ahead of the RR vs CSK match.
RR vs CSK probable playing XI: Rajasthan Royals vs Chennai Super Kings IPL 2019 – 11th April 2019
RR playing 11 today: Ajinkya Rahane (C), Jos Buttler (WK), Steven Smith, Ben Stokes, Sanju Samson, Rahul Tripathi, Krishnappa Gowtham, Jofra Archer, Varun Aaron, Shreyas Gopal, Dhawal Kulkarni.
Chennai Super Kings
CSK playing 11 today: Shane Watson, Faf du Plessis, Ambati Rayudu, Suresh Raina, Kedar Jadhav, MS Dhoni (C & WK), Ravindra Jadeja, Scott Kuggeleijn, Deepak Chahar, Harbhajan Singh, Imran Tahir.
Sanju Samson who missed two matches, if fit, will return to the playing 11 in place of Prasanth Chopra. Sudhesan Midhun who was expensive against KKR can also the make way for Varun Aaron or Mahipal Lomror.
CSK, on the other hand, may stick to the same playing 11.
RR and CSK both have played 21 matches against each other out of which CSK won 13 and RR managed to win remaining eight. No matches ended in no result or tie.
Best Dream11 picks for RR vs CSK Dream11 IPL T20 match – Dream11 points
Jos Buttler – Batsman (RR)
Buttler has been the lone warrior for the RR team so far. He has scored 176 runs in five matches at an average of 35.20. Once again, the responsibility to lead the batting department will lie on the shoulders of Jos Buttler. Dream11 points – 138.5 points.
Faf Du Plessis – Batsman (CSK)
Du Plessis has just played two games in IPL 2019 so far and has been impressive in both the games. He has scored 97 runs in two matches so far including one inning of 54 and 43*. Dream11 points – 70 points.
Sanju Samson – Wicket-Keeper Batsman (RR)
The first batsman to score hundred in this IPL 2019, Sanju Samson, missed the last two games due to health issues but if fit he could be a valuable addition to your RR vs CSK dream11 team. Dream11 points – 94.5 points.
Ben Stokes – All-rounder (RR)
Last time when both these met in Chennai, Ben Stokes scored 46 runs in just 26 balls and took one wicket. RR will hope that he continues his good form against CSK. Dream11 points – 84 points.
Imran Tahir – Bowler (CSK)
The South African leg spinner has taken nine wickets in six matches at an average of 13.11 in IPL 2019 and is currently at number two in the list of most number of wickets in IPL 2019. Dream11 points – 96 points.
Rajasthan Royals vs Cehnnai Super Kings Dream 11 team no. 1
RR vs CSK dream11 team today: Jos Buttler (C), Steve Smith, Sanju Samson, Suresh Raina, Faf Du Plessis (VC), Kedar Jadhav, Ben Stokes, Dhawal Kulkarni, Shreyas Gopal, Imran Tahir, Deepak Chahar.
Rajasthan Royals vs Cehnnai Super Kings Dream 11 team no. 2
RR vs CSK dream11 team today: MS Dhoni, Steve Smith (VC), Sanju Samson, Faf Du Plessis (C), Kedar Jadhav, Ben Stokes, Shreyas Gopal, Dhawal Kulkarni, Shreyas Gopal, Imran Tahir, Deepak Chahar.
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