On Sunday, the 9th match of the IPL 2020 would be played between KL Rahul led Kings XI Punjab and Steve Smith led Rajasthan Royals. While Sanju Samson would like to continue his fine form, the presence of Jos Butler will further strengthen the Rajasthan Royals team. The young Samson played wonderful innings in the match against Chennai Super Kings. He smashed 74 off just 32 deliveries. Kings XI Punjab also marked their victory against RCB by 97 runs in which KL Rahul played appreciated inning of 132 runs.
Kings XI Punjab and Rajasthan Royals would like to continue this winning rhythm after registering a morale-winning win. There will also be competition to score the most sixes between the two.
Rajasthan Royals captain Steve Smith also played his first match in England after a concussion-related issue, scoring an innings of 69 off 47 balls. Jos Butler did not play in the first match due to quarantine rules as he arrived in the UAE separately with his family. For Kings XI Punjab, Australian player Glenn Maxwell would like to make up for his five-run score in the previous match. The way Punjab team captain KL Rahul scored a century by beating the RCB team, he would like to retain his form in this match as well.
Kings XI Punjab vs Rajasthan Royals Match Details
Match Toss Time: The toss between Rajasthan Royals vs Kings XI Punjab for the ninth match of IPL 2020 will take place at 7:00 PM (IST).
Match Start Time: 7:30 PM IST
Match Venue: Sharjah, UAE
A high-scoring game might be seen on short boundaries and a batting-friendly pitch. It is tough for both the spinners and the pacers to bowl at this venue.
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Wicket-Keeper: KL Rahul (C), Jos Buttler, Sanju Samson (VC)
Batsmen: Mayank Agarwal, Steven Smith, Robin Uthappa
All-Rounders: Glenn Maxwell, Rahul Tewatia
Bowlers: Mohammed Shami, Ravi Bishnoi, Murugan Ashwin
Probable Playing XI
Rajasthan Probable Playing XI
Jos Buttler, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Steven Smith (C), Sanju Samson (WK), Robin Uthappa, Riyan Parag, Rahul Tewatia, Tom Curran, Shreyas Gopal, Jofra Archer, Jaydev Unadkat.
Punjab Probable Playing XI
KL Rahul (C) (WK), Chris Gayle/Nicholas Pooran, Mayank Agarwal, Karun Nair, Glenn Maxwell, Sarfaraz Khan, Jimmy Neesham, Sheldon Cottrell, Ravi Bishnoi, Mohammad Shami, Murugan Ashwin.
Jos Buttler, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Steven Smith (C), Sanju Samson (WK), Robin Uthappa, Riyan Parag, Rahul Tewatia, Tom Curran, Shreyas Gopal, Jofra Archer, Jaydev Unadkat, Manan Vohra, Shashank Singh, Ben Stokes, Aniruddha Joshi, Anuj Rawat, Andrew Tye, Karthik Tyagi, Mahipal Lomror, Ankit Rajpoot, Mayank Markande, Oshane Thomas, Akash Singh, Varun Aaron, David Miller.
Kings XI Punjab
KL Rahul (C) (WK), Chris Gayle/Nicholas Pooran, Mayank Agarwal, Karun Nair, Glenn Maxwell, Sarfaraz Khan, Jimmy Neesham, Sheldon Cottrell, Ravi Bishnoi, Mohammad Shami, Murugan Ashwin, Nicholas Pooran/Chris Gayle, Deepak Hooda, Mandeep Singh, Tajinder Singh, Prabhsimran Singh, Arshdeep Singh, Darshan Nalkande, Hardus Viljoen, Harpreet Brar, Ishan Porel, Jagadeesha Suchith, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Krishnappa Gowtham, Chris Jordan.