RR vs SRH Dream11 Prediction | Match Preview | 40th Match | Dream11 IPL 2020

Rajasthan Royals will take on Sunrisers Hyderabad in the 40th Match of Dream11 IPL 2020 at Dubai International Stadium, Dubai. We will provide RR vs SRH Dream11 Prediction, Probable Playing XI, and Dream11 Tips.

Rajasthan Royals:

Rajasthan Royals are having a tough time this season as they are currently at the 6th position on the points table with 4 wins and 6 losses and a total of 8 points.

They have finally found a proper batting order, and now the team looks like a balanced one. Robin Uthappa and Ben Stokes have appeared to be in good touch and can provide a good start from the RR. Sanju Samson has looked out of form this season except for the first 2 matches.

Steve Smith has also not been much effective this season, but Jos Butler has been batting brilliantly at any position he has been offered. Riyan Parag and Rahul Tewatia performed their role perfectly in the lower middle order and even won a match for the team.

Jofra Archer has been bowling brilliantly at a very good pace and picking up wickets consistently in every match. He has been accompanied by the young talent Kartik Tyagi who has been very impressive this season.

Both the spinners Shreyas Gopal and Rahul Tewatia bowled brilliantly, making a big difference in the match. If Rajasthan wants to qualify for the playoffs, then their spinners and top-order batsmen should perform well.

  • Robin Uthappa and Ben Stokes will open the innings for RR.
  • Sanju Samson will bat at No.3, followed by Steve Smith and Jos Buttler.
  • All-rounders Riyan Parag and Rahul Tewatia will play a crucial role in the lower middle order.
  • Shreyas Gopal and Rahul Tewatia will form the spin attack of the team.
  • The pace attack will consist of Ben Stokes, Jofra Archer, Kartik Tyagi, and Ankit Rajpoot.

RR so far in the tournament: W W L L L L W L L W

Sunrisers Hyderabad:

Sunrisers are struggling very much this season as they are currently at the 7th position on the points table with 3 wins and 6 losses and a total of 6 points.

They have lost three consecutive matches, and their chances of qualifying for playoffs are looking bleak. Williamson’s injured himself in the last match, and the middle-order, which was looking a little better, would crumble again if he cannot play further matches. David Warner has played decently but has not been able to hit big shots.

Jonny Bairstow played few matches brilliantly and struggled to score runs in the remaining matches, and the same has been the case with Manish Pandey at No.3. Priyam Garg, except for one match, hasn’t been able to score much. Abhishek Sharma and Abdul Samad haven’t got a fair chance to prove themselves.

In the absence of Bhuvi, Natarajan has been bowling very well and picking up wickets in the death overs. Sandeep Sharma and Khaleel Ahamed have been expensive this season but also managed to pick up wickets.

From the past couple of matches, Rashid Khan hasn’t been able to pick up wickets, which were among the main reasons for SRH losses. To qualify for playoffs, SRH needs to win every match from here, and that won’t be easy for them with the way they have been playing.

  • Jonny Bairstow and David Warner will open the innings for SRH.
  • The middle-order players will comprise of Manish Pandey and Priyam Garg.
  • All-rounders Vijay Shankar and Jason Holder will look after the lower middle order.
  • Rashid Khan and Abdul Samad will be the spin attack of the team.
  • The team’s core pace attack will consist of Sandeep Sharma, Khaleel Ahmed/Basil Thampi, and T Natarajan.

SRH so far in the tournament: L L W W L W L L L

RR vs SRH Match Details

Rajasthan Royals vs Sunrisers Hyderabad, 40th Match, Dream11 IPL 2020.

Venue: Dubai International Stadium, Dubai, UAE

Date: 22nd October 2020

Time: 7:30 PM (IST)

RR vs SRH Head-to-Head Records

Match Played12
RR Won6
SRH Won6
Tied0
No Results0
RR vs SRH Head-to-Head Records

Venue Stats

Average 1st Innings Score: 175 (From 17 games played at this venue so far in this season)

Average 2nd Innings Score: 154 (From 17 matches played at this venue so far in this season)

Pitch Conditions

The pitch here is considered neutral, but the batsmen have a little advantage.

So far, the results have been favorable for the team batting first because the pitch tends to slow down in the 2nd innings, and it becomes difficult to time the ball.

Anything over 160 in the 1st innings can be considered to be a fighting total. A total of 17 matches have been played here so far in Dream11 IPL 2020. The team batting first has won 12 games, out of which super overs decided three games.

Weather Conditions

There is no chance of rain, and the temperature is considered to be around 34 degrees.

RR vs SRH Dream11 Team News

Rajasthan Royals:

  • They are likely to go with the same playing XI.

Sunrisers Hyderabad:

  • If Kane Williamson is not fit then, Jason Holder/Mohammad Nabi might get a chance to play XI.
  • Khaleel Ahamed might replace Basil Thampi in the playing XI.

Probable Playing XI

Rajasthan Royals:

Robin Uthappa, Ben Stokes, Sanju Samson (wk), Steve Smith (c), Jos Buttler, Riyan Parag, Rahul Tewatia, Jofra Archer, Shreyas Gopal, Ankit Rajpoot, Kartik Tyagi.

Sunrisers Hyderabad:

David Warner (C), Jonny Bairstow (WK), Manish Pandey, Kane Williamson/Jason Holder, Priyam Garg, Vijay Shankar, Abdul Samad, Rashid Khan, Sandeep Sharma, T Natarajan, Khaleel Ahmed/Basil Thampi.

Top Picks for RR vs SRH Dream11 Team

Rajasthan Royals:

Ben Stokes:

(4 M, 80 R, 20 A + 6 O, 0 W)

He is one of the top allrounders across the globe and has an IPL hundred to his name. Ben Stokes scored 19 runs and went wicketless in the last match.

Jos Buttler:

(9 M, 262 R, 32.75 A)

He bats in the middle order and can play shots from the start. Buttler batted brilliantly, scoring 70* runs in the last match. 

Jofra Archer:

(10 M, 91 R, 18.20 A + 39.4 O, 13 W)

He is a right-arm fast bowler and can be handy with the bat down the order. In the last match, Jofra bowled well, picking up 1 wicket.

Steve Smith:

(10 M, 246 R, 27.33 A)

He is a right-handed batsman and bats according to the situation of the match. Steve Smith batted decently, scoring 26* runs in the last game.

Rahul Tewatia:

(10 M, 222 R, 44.40 A + 31 O, 7 W)

He is an allrounder and equally good with both bat and ball. Tewatia bowled well, picking up 1 wicket in the last match. 

Sanju Samson:

(10 M, 236 R, 23.6 A)

He bats in the middle order for RR and is a good striker of the ball. Samson was out for a duck in the last match and has been looking out of form.

Shreyas Gopal:

(10 M, 38 O, 7 W)

He is a right-arm leg-break bowler and troubles the batsmen with his googly. In the last match, Gopal bowled well, picking up 1 wicket.

Kartik Tyagi:

(6 M, 23 O, 6 W)

He is a 19-year-old right-arm fast bowler and has made his debut this season. Tyagi bowled well in the last match, picking up a wicket.

Robin Uthappa:

(8 M, 128 R, 16 A)

Robin Uthappa has started opening for RR in the past few matches. He scored 4 runs in the last match.

Sunrisers Hyderabad:

Jonny Bairstow:

(9 M, 316 R, 35.11 A)

He opens the innings for SRH along with Warner and made his debut last season. Bairstow scored 36 runs in the previous match. 

David Warner:

(9 M, 331 R, 41.37 A)

Skipper Warner is one of the best batsmen in the history of IPL. He scored 47* runs in the last match.

Manish Pandey:

(9 M, 212 R, 23.55 A)

He generally bats in the middle order and is known for playing according to the match’s situation. Pandey scored only 6 runs in the last match. 

Kane Williamson:

(7 M, 181 R, 36.20 A)

He is a right-handed batsman. Williamson batted well, scoring 29 runs by opening the innings in the last match.

Jason Holder:

(11 M, 36 O, 5 W)

He is a bowling all-rounder. Holder didn’t played any match in the Dream11 IPL 2020. If he played then he can be a good pick in RR vs SRH Dream11 Team.

Rashid Khan:

(9 M, 24 R, 12 A + 36 O, 11 W)

He is a right-arm leg spinner and is consistent in picking up wickets. Rashid is also very good at controlling the flow of runs. He picked up 1 wicket in the last match.

T Natarajan:

(9 M, 35.5 O, 11 W)

He is a left-arm medium-fast bowler and is picking wickets consistently for SRH. In the last match, Natarajan was expensive but managed to pick up 2 wickets.

Sandeep Sharma:

(6 M, 24 O, 4 W)

He is a right-arm fast bowler and troubles the batsmen with his swing. Sandeep went wicketless in the last match.

Vijay Shankar:

(3 M, 19 R, 9.5 A + 7 O, 1 W)

He is a batting-allrounder and can bowl medium pace when required. Shankar scored only 7 runs but managed to pick up 1 wicket in the last match.

Khaleel Ahamed:

(7 M, 20.4 O, 8 W)

He is a left-arm fast bowler and troubles the batsmen with his bouncers early in the innings. Khaleel did not play the last match.

Abdul Samad:

(5 M, 71 R, 23.66 A + 7 O, 1 W)

He is a batting-allrounder and can bowl a few overs of spin. Samad batted well, scoring 23 runs from 15 balls in the last match.

RR vs SRH Dream11 Team Prediction

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RR vs SRH Dream11 Team 40th Match IPL 2020
  • You can pick Sandeep Sharma to Vijay Shankar.

Captain/Vice-Captain Choices

  • Ben Stokes
  • Jonny Bairstow
  • David Warner
  • Jos Buttler
  • Rashid Khan
  • Jofra Archer

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