RR vs MI Dream11 Prediction: The 50th match of the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2021) will be played between Rajasthan Royals and Mumbai Indians at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah on Tuesday, October 5, 2021.
RR vs MI Match Preview
The 51st match of the VIVO IPL 2021 will be played between Rajasthan Royals and Mumbai Indians on 5th October at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium.
Both teams have seen a similar fortune in the tournament so far as both have played 12 games and won 5 each. Rajasthan Royals is currently sitting at the third-last on the points table while Mumbai Indians is occupying second-last on the points table.
Rajasthan Royals last played against Chennai Super Kings at Abu Dhabi, where they defeated the MS Dhoni and co by 7 wickets. Mumbai Indians, on the other hand, last played Delhi Capitals at Sharjah, where Delhi Capitals defeated them by 4 wickets.
Talking about their head to head record, Rajasthan Royals and Mumbai Indians have faced each other 26 times so far in the history of this tournament, where Mumbai Indians managed to win 13 games while Rajasthan Royals had 12 wins under their belt.
The last time these two sides met at Feroz Shah Kotla, it was Mumbai Indians, who emerged victorious by 7 wickets.
Here are the match details, pitch report, probable playing 11, squads and Dream11 fantasy team predictions for Match 51 of the 14th edition of Indian Premier League (IPL 2021) between Rajasthan Royals and Mumbai Indians on Tuesday, October 5, 2021.
RR vs MI Match Details
- Match: Rajasthan Royals vs Mumbai Indians, Match 51
- Date: Tuesday, October 5, 2021
- Time: 7:30 PM (IST)
- Venue: Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah
RR vs MI Weather & Pitch Report
A good batting surface beckons at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium, with the dimensions of the ground also favouring the batsmen. While there is ample swing on offer with the new ball, the fast bowlers will ideally revert to slowing their pace as the match progresses. The spinners should have a say in the middle overs, with their contest against the batsmen being crucial in the context of the game. Both teams will look to bat first upon winning the toss, with 150 being par at the venue.
The temperature will be hovering around 32 Degree Celsius during the evening at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium. The sky will be clear with a zero percentage of rain during the match time. The humidity will be around 62 per cent.
Average First Innings Score
The average first innings score at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah considering the last 5 matches played here is 136 runs.
Record of Chasing Team
Based on the last 5 matches played at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah —
- Matches Won: 3
- Matches Lost: 2
- No Result: 0
RR vs MI Head-to-Head
Rajasthan Royals & Mumbai Indians Form
RR vs MI Dream11 Probable Playing XI
Sanju Samson (C & WK), Glenn Phillips, Evin Lewis, David Miller, Mayank Markande, Chetan Sakariya, Rahul Tewatia, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Mustafizur Rahman, Kartik Tyagi/Akash Tyagi, Shivam Dube.
Rohit Sharma (C), Quinton de Kock (WK), Jasprit Bumrah, Kieron Pollard, Hardik Pandya, Saurabh Tiwary, Rahul Chahar/Jayant Yadav, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Suryakumar Yadav, Trent Boult, Krunal Pandya.
Top 5 Picks For RR vs MI
1. Sanju Samson
The right-handed wicketkeeper-batsman and captain of Rajasthan Royals has mustered 480 runs in this season so far and can be a safe pick once again.
2. Rohit Sharma
The MI captain has smacked 341 runs so far in this season and will be looking for more in this season.
3. Yashasvi Jaiswal
The young Rajasthan Royals opener has smashed 237 runs in this season so far. He played an outstanding knock in the last game against CSK and smashed 19-ball 50 to become the only second uncapped Indian to achieve this feat fastest.
4. Suryakumar Yadav
The Mumbai Indian batsman has been on/off throughout the season. He is yet to play a good knock for Mumbai Indians. In the last match against Delhi Capitals, ha smashed 33 runs off 26 deliveries.
5. Evin Lewis
The RR opener has played some good cricket so far for Rajasthan Royals and will be the key batsman once again. He has smashed 127 runs so far in the second leg of the tournament.
Fantasy Points of Top 5 Picks For RR vs MI
|Sanju Samson||789 Points|
|Rohit Sharma||486 Points|
|Yashasvi Jaiswal||368 Points|
|Suryakumar Yadav||376 Points|
|Evin Lewis||198 Points|
Player Stats/Records of Top 5 Picks For RR vs MI
|Player||Stats (This Tournament)|
|Sanju Samson||480 Runs|
|Rohit Sharma||341 Runs|
|Yashasvi Jaiswal||237 Runs|
|Suryakumar Yadav||222 Runs|
|Evin Lewis||127 Runs|
Captaincy Picks For RR vs MI
- Sanju Samson
- Rohit Sharma
- Evin Lewis
RR vs MI Dream11 Fantasy Team Prediction
Fantasy Team 1
- Wicket-Keeper: Sanju Samson
- Batsmen: Rohit Sharma, Suryakumar Yadav, Evin Lewis, Yashasvi Jaiswal
- All-Rounders: Kieron Pollard, Shivam Dube
- Bowlers: Jasprit Bumrah, Mustafizur Rahman, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Chetan Sakariya
- Captain: Sanju Samson
- Vice-Captain: Suryakumar Yadav
Fantasy Team 2
- Wicket-Keeper: Sanju Samson, Quinton de Kock
- Batsmen: Rohit Sharma, Evin Lewis, Glenn Phillips, Saurabh Tiwary
- All-Rounders: Shivam Dube, Krunal Pandya
- Bowlers: Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah, Mayank Markande
- Captain: Rohit Sharma
- Vice-Captain: Evin Lewis
RR vs MI Streaming & Broadcasting Details:
- Streaming: Disney+ Hotstar
- Broadcasting: Star Sports Network
RR vs MI Probable Winner
Mumbai Indians 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.