DC vs RR Dream11 Prediction: The 36th match of the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2021) will be played between Delhi Capitals and Rajasthan Royals at Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium, Abu Dhabi on Saturday, September 25, 2021.
DC vs RR Match Preview
Rishabh Pant-led Delhi Capitals are having a good time in the ongoing season of the tournament. They started their second phase of IPL 2021 from where they left in India. They have won seven of their nine matches and are currently sitting at the top of the points table with 14 points in their account.
Delhi Capitals have played their previous match against SunRisers Hyderabad in Dubai, where they won the game by 8 wickets. While batting first, Sunrisers Hyderabad posted 134 on the board, which Delhi Capitals chased down in the 18th over.
Rajasthan Royals, on the other hand, have made a blistering start to their UAE leg of IPL 2021. They have won four matches out of the eight they played so far. They are currently sitting at the fifth spot in the points table.
Rajasthan Royals last played against Punjab Kings in Dubai, where they snatched victory from the jaw of defeat as they clinched a 2 run win against them, thanks to Kartik Tyagi’s beautiful bowling display.
Talking about their head to head record, the two teams have played 23 matches against each other in the history of IPL so far, where Delhi Capitals emerged victorious on 11 occasions while Rajasthan Royals has 12 victories under his belt.
The last time they played against each other in the ongoing season of IPL 2021, it was Rajasthan Royals who emerged victorious by 3 wickets.
Here are the match details, pitch report, probable playing 11, squads and Dream11 fantasy team predictions for Match 36 of the 14th edition of Indian Premier League (IPL 2021) between Delhi Capitals and Rajasthan Royals on Saturday, September 25, 2021.
DC vs RR Match Details
- Match: Delhi Capitals vs Rajasthan Royals, Match 36
- Date: Saturday, September 25, 2021
- Time: 3:30 PM (IST)
- Venue: Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium, Abu Dhabi
DC vs RR Weather & Pitch Report
The pitch here at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium is expected to favour the batsmen more than the bowlers. We have seen plenty of big scores in the last edition on this venue. There is no room for error for the bowlers. Batting second will be a good choice at this venue.
The weather during the DC vs RR match will be ideal for the match. According to AccuWeather, the temperature in Dubai is expected to be around 32-Degree Celsius during the commencement of the match. Meanwhile, the humidity levels throughout the course of the match will hover between 65 to 69 per cent.
Average First Innings Score
The average first innings score at Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium, Abu Dhabi considering the last 5 matches played here is 161 runs.
Record of Chasing Team
Based on the last 5 matches played at Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium, Abu Dhabi —
- Matches Won: 3
- Matches Lost: 2
- No Result: 0
DC vs RR Head-to-Head
Delhi Capitals & Rajasthan Royals Form
Delhi Capitals & Rajasthan Royals Squads
Delhi Capitals Squads
Rishabh Pant (C & WK), Vishnu Vinod, Shreyas Iyer, Kagiso Rabada, Avesh Khan, Praveen Dubey, Anrich Nortje, Shikhar Dhawan, Ravichandran Ashwin, Amit Mishra, Sam Billings, Lukman Meriwala, Marcus Stoinis, Kulwant Khejroliya, Ripal Patel, Lalit Yadav, Ajinkya Rahane, Umesh Yadav, Ben Dwarshuis, Ishant Sharma, Shimron Hetmyer, Axar Patel, Prithvi Shaw, Tom Curran, Steven Smith.
Rajasthan Royals Squads
Sanju Samson (C & WK), Kuldip Yadav, Glenn Phillips, Tabraiz Shamsi, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Chris Morris, Kartik Tyagi, Evin Lewis, Shreyas Gopal, KC Cariappa, Gerald Coetzee, Rahul Tewatia, Anuj Rawat, Chetan Sakariya, Mahipal Lomror, Liam Livingstone, Oshane Thomas, Akash Singh, Manan Vohra, David Miller, Shivam Dube, Mustafizur Rahman, Jaydev Unadkat, Mayank Markande, Riyan Parag.
DC vs RR Dream11 Probable Playing XI
Rishabh Pant (C & WK), Ravichandran Ashwin, Prithvi Shaw, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Axar Patel, Avesh Khan, Shimron Hetmyer, Shikhar Dhawan, Marcus Stoinis / Steve Smith / Tom Curran, Shreyas Iyer.
Sanju Samson (C & WK), Mustafizur Rahman, Chris Morris, Liam Livingstone, Kartik Tyagi, Evin Lewis, Mahipal Lomror, Chethan Sakariya, Riyan Parag, Rahul Tewatia, Yashasvi Jaiswal.
Top 5 Picks For DC vs RR
1. Shikhar Dhawan
He has been in top form for his franchise. He has some good batting records in UAE as well. Overall, he has hammered 422 runs in the tournament so far.
2. Kartik Tyagi
The star of the last match for Rajasthan Royals will be the one to look for in the upcoming match. He executed the yorkers really well under pressure and defended 4 in the last over.
3. Liam Livingstone
The power hitter of Rajasthan Royals is one of the most picks for your fabrady team. His ability to hit long sixes could help you get some points. He played a quick knock of 17-ball 25 in the previous match against Punjab Kings.
4. Evin Lewis
He made a brilliant start to his IPL campaign for Rajasthan Royals as he smashed 36 off 21 and provided a good start to his team.
5. Kagiso Rabada
HeThe South-African pacer has got his form back in the previous match against SunRisers Hyderabad. He will be one of the must picks among bowlers for your fantasy team.
Fantasy Points of Top 5 Picks For DC vs RR
|Player||Stats (This Tournament)|
|Shikhar Dhawan||653 Points|
|Kartik Tyagi||92 Points|
|Evin Lewis||59 Points|
|Kagiso Rabada||377 Points|
|Liam Livingstone||43 Points|
Player Stats/Records of Top 5 Picks For DC vs RR
|Player||Stats (In IPL 2021)|
|Shikhar Dhawan||422 Runs|
|Kartik Tyagi||1 Run & 3 Wickets|
|Evin Lewis||36 Runs|
|Kagiso Rabada||11 Wickets|
|Liam Livingstone||25 Runs|
Captaincy Picks For DC vs RR
- Shikhar Dhawan
- Shreyas Iyer
- Evin Lewis
DC vs RR Dream11 Fantasy Team Prediction
Fantasy Team 1
- Wicket-Keeper: Sanju Samson, Rishabh Pant
- Batsmen: Shikhar Dhawan, Evin Lewis, Prithvi Shaw, Yashasvi Jaiswal
- All-Rounders: Chris Morris, Axar Patel
- Bowlers: Chetan Sakariya, Anrich Nortje, Kagiso Rabada
- Captain: Shikhar Dhawan
- Vice-Captain: Evin Lewis
Fantasy Team 2
- Wicket-Keeper: Sanju Samson
- Batsmen: Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer, Mahipal Lomror, Prithvi Shaw
- All-Rounders: Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer, Mahipal Lomror, Prithvi Shaw
- Bowlers: Mustafizur Rahman, Kagiso Rabada, Avesh Khan, Kartik Tyagi
- Captain: Shreyas Iyer
- Vice-Captain: Chris Morris
DC vs RR Streaming & Broadcasting Details:
- Streaming: Disney+ Hotstar
- Broadcasting: Star Sports Network
DC vs RR Probable Winner
Delhi Capitals is expected to win this match.
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team for the fantasy game please consider the points mentioned and make your own decision at the time of making your team.