RR vs BLR: The Qualifier 2 match of the IPL 2022 will be played between Rajasthan Royals and Royal Challengers Bangalore at Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad on Friday, May 27, 2022.
RR vs BLR Match Preview
The winner of this game will meet Gujarat Titans in the finals while the loser will get knocked out of the tournament.
Rajasthan Royals played fourteen matches in this season of the IPL where they won nine matches. Rajasthan Royals finished off at the second position on the points table of this season of the IPL. They played their last game against Gujarat Titans in Qualifier 1 where Hardik Pandya & Co took better off them by 7 wickets.
Royal Challengers Bangalore, on the other hand, have also played fourteen matches so far in this season of the IPL where they managed to win eight games. Royal Challengers Bangalore finished at the fourth spot on the points table. They outplayed Lucknow Super Giants in the Eliminator match by 14 runs.
Notably, it will be their second face off in the season. The two sides have played two matches against each other this season where both Rajasthan Royals and Royal Challengers Bangalore won one game each.
- Match: Rajasthan Royals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, Qualifier 2
- Date: Friday, May 27, 2022
- Time: 7:30 PM (IST) / 2:00 PM (GMT)
- Venue: Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad
The pitch at Ahmedabad is expected to favour the batters more. However, the bigger boundaries will make them struggle for runs. Bowlers can pick wickets if they stick to the right line and length. We have seen some low scoring games at this venue in the past and can expect one such game on Friday as well.
Average First Innings Score
The average first innings score at Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad considering the last 5 matches played here is 159 runs.
Record of Chasing Team
Based on the last 5 matches played at Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad —
- Matches Won: 3
- Matches Lost: 2
- No Result: 0
RR vs BLR Head-to-Head Records
Rajasthan Royals & Royal Challengers Bangalore Form
Sanju Samson (C & WK), Yashasvi Jaiswal, Daryl Mitchell, Prasidh Krishna, Yuzvendra Chahal, Shubham Garhwal, Kuldeep Sen, Ravichandran Ashwin, Tejas Baroka, James Neesham, Kuldip Yadav, Anunay Singh, Corbin Bosch, Jos Buttler, Shimron Hetmyer, Trent Boult, Devdutt Padikkal, Karun Nair, Riyan Parag, Rassie van der Dussen, Dhruv Jurel, Obed McCoy, Navdeep Saini, KC Cariappa.
Royal Challengers Bangalore
Faf du Plessis (C), Dinesh Karthik (WK), Virat Kohli, Rajat Patidar, Suyash Prabhudessai, Shahbaz Ahmed, David Willey, Wanindu Hasaranga, Jason Behrendorff, Finn Allen, Glenn Maxwell, Akash Deep, Karn Sharma, Mohammed Siraj, Chama V Milind, Sherfane Rutherford, Siddarth Kaul, Harshal Patel, Anuj Rawat, Mahipal Lomror, Aneeshwar Gautam, Josh Hazlewood.
Probable Playing XI
Yashasvi Jaiswal, Jos Buttler, Sanju Samson (C & WK), Devdutt Padikkal, Ravichandran Ashwin, Shimron Hetmyer, Riyan Parag, Trent Boult, Prasidh Krishna, Yuzvendra Chahal, Obed McCoy.
Royal Challengers Bangalore
Faf du Plessis (C), Virat Kohli, Rajat Patidar, Glenn Maxwell, Mahipal Lomror, Dinesh Karthik (WK), Shahbaz Ahmed, Wanindu Hasaranga, Harshal Patel, Josh Hazlewood, Mohammed Siraj.
Player Stats/Records of Top 5 Performers for Rajasthan Royals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
|Player||Stats (This Tournament)||Dream11 Points|
|Jos Buttler||718 Runs||1104 Points|
|Wanindu Hasaranga||25 Wickets||877 Points|
|Yuzvendra Chahal||26 Wickets||845 Points|
|Sanju Samson||421 Runs||695 Points|
|Faf du Plessis||443 Runs||661 Points|
Captaincy Picks For Qualifier 2, RR vs BLR
- Jos Buttler
- Faf du Plessis
- Glenn Maxwell
RR vs BLR Dream11 Fantasy Team Prediction
Fantasy Team 1
- Wicket-Keeper: Jos Buttler, Sanju Samson
- Batsmen: Virat Kohli, Faf du Plessis, Shimron Hetmyer, Rajat Patidar
- All-Rounders: Ravichandran Ashwin, Glenn Maxwell
- Bowlers: Yuzvendra Chahal, Trent Boult, Wanindu Hasaranga
- Captain: Jos Buttler
- Vice-Captain: Glenn Maxwell
Fantasy Team 2
- Wicket-Keeper: Dinesh Karthik, Jos Buttler, Sanju Samson
- Batsmen: Virat Kohli, Faf du Plessis, Rajat Patidar, Yashasvi Jaiswal
- All-Rounders: Ravichandran Ashwin
- Bowlers: Josh Hazlewood, Harshal Patel, Wanindu Hasaranga
- Captain: Faf du Plessis
- Vice-Captain: Sanju Samson
Streaming & Broadcasting Details:
- Streaming: Disney+ Hotstar
- Broadcasting: Star Sports Network
Royal Challengers Bangalore 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.