Delhi Capitals has failed to win 2 games in a row this season.
The first game of the season between Rajasthan Royals and Delhi Capitals ended in a controversial way. The two teams would face it again in the 58th game of IPL 2022 on Wednesday. The Royals won the first game by 15 runs and hoped for a similar result. They defeated Punjab Kings in the final match by 6 wickets and it was their 7th win of the season.
Delhi Capitals, on the other hand, is going through an inconsistent run in the tournament with 5 wins in 11 matches. They have not been able to win 2 games in a row this season. DC lost the last game to Chennai Super Kings by a huge margin of 91 runs, which had a negative effect on their net run rate. From this position, DC must win every game to stand a chance of qualifying for the playoffs.
Rajasthan Royals vs Delhi Capitals, match 58
Event location: Dr DY Patil Sports Academy, Mumbai
Date Time: 11May at 7:30 P.M IST and local time
Live Streaming: Star Sports Network and Disney+Hotstar
RR vs DC, match 58 pitch report:
The field could clear up for the batter in the second half, but this was not the case in the final game here between Mumbai Indians and Kolkata Knight Riders. Bowlers will have to throw wicket to wicket to stand a chance in this game.
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RR vs DC, Match 58 Likely Playing XIs:
Jos Buttler, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Sanju Samson (c & wk), Devdutt Padikkal, Riyan Parag, Rassie van der Dussen/Daryl Mitchell, Ravichandran Ashwin, Trent Boult, Prasidh Krishna, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Sen
Capitals Of Delhi
David Warner, Srikar Bharat, Mitchell Marsh, Rishabh Pant (c & wk), Rovman Powell, Axar Patel, Ripal Patel, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Khaleel Ahmed, Anrich Nortje
Top Picks for RR vs DC Dream11 Match:
Top Picks – fogged
He is the leading run-scorer for Delhi Capitals this season. In 9 games, Warner has scored 375 runs with an average of 53.57 and a strike rate of 156.90, including 4 half-centuries. To give DC a chance in this match, Warner will have to be at his best.
After failing to make a decent total in the first 3 matches, Yashasvi Jaiswal was dropped from the playing 11. He was re-instated in the team in the last match against Punjab Kings. Jaiswal led off the innings for RR, then scored 68 runs on 41 deliveries. He won the player of the match award for this achievement.
Top Picks – Allrounders
He has yet to hit a major blow for DC this season. He has only scored over 30 runs in 5 matches once. However, you can support Marsh to do well given the importance of this game.
He has taken 9 wickets in 11 matches with an average of 35.11, economy of 7.18 and stroke rate of 29.3. Ashwin has also made some decent contributions with the bat and will likely play a key role in this match.
Top Picks – bowlers
In 11 matches, Yuzvendra Chahal has taken 22 wickets with an average of 14.50, economy of 7.25 and strike rate of 12. He took 3 wickets in the last match against Punjab Kings for just 28 runs.
He has taken 18 wickets in 11 matches with an average of 19.55, economy of 8.87 and stroke rate of 13.2. He has only been able to pick one wicket in the last 3 matches and is said to be looking to make a comeback.
Top Picks – wicket keeper
He is the current top scorer this season, having scored 618 runs in 11 games with an average of 61.8 and a strike rate of 152.21. Buttler made 3 centuries and 3 half centuries. He earned a century the last time he was against Delhi Capitals and also won the player of the match award.
RR vs DC Must-Picks for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Featured Play XI No.1 for RR vs DC Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Jos Buttler (c)† David Warner (vc)Rovman Powell, Devdutt Padikkal, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Ravichandran Ashwin, Mitchell Marsh, Axar Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal, Prasidh Krishna, Khaleel Ahmed
Featured Play XI No.2 for RR vs DC Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Jos Buttler, Sanju Samson, Rishabh Pant, David Warner, Rovman Powell, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Ravichandran Ashwin, Mitchell Marsh, Yuzvendra Chahal (c)† Kuldeep Yadav (vc)Kuldeep Sen
RR vs DC Risky Captaincy Picks:
He scored 146 runs in 10 games with an average of 36.5 and a strike rate of 162.22. However, he hasn’t been able to put in a good performance for DC with the ball this season.
With 8 wickets in 6 games, Kuldeep Sen was the find of the season for RR. He has only taken 2 wickets in the last 3 matches and it could be a risk to pick him as captain.
Player to avoid:
DC has included Ripal Patel in the playing 11 in the last 2 games. However, he failed to get a decent score, which is why you can avoid him in your fantasy squad.
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Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis and instinct of the author. When selecting your team, keep the mentioned points in mind and make your own decision.