RR vs GT: Sanju Samson’s men will battle the defending champions Gujarat Titans today. The exciting face-off is all set to begin at Sawai Mansingh Indoor Stadium, Rajasthan. The match has the potential to change the entire status of the points table.
Both the teams have demonstrated remarkable performance this season and the last season as well. Sanju Samson’s Rajasthan Royals are standing at the fourth position of the points table with five winnings in nine matches played. Gujarat Titans are holding tight to the first position with six wins out of nine matches played.
RR vs GT: Pitch Report
Sawai Mansingh Stadium is the home ground of Rajasthan Royals and this is known to be one of the finest stadiums in India. The pitch is mostly assistive for bowlers, especially for spinners. The spinners will have a huge contribution in this match. The average runs in this match are low as per IPL standards. We are about to witness a bowling-centric match today. Bowling will be an obvious choice in this venue.
RR vs GT: Past Performance
The previous match between the two mighty teams happened on the 16th of April at Narendra Modi Stadium. Sanju Samson’s men were able to defeat Gujarat Titans in their own backyard. Gujarat Titans are one of the teams that remain unfazed in the last season and this season. They are indeed the best-performing IPL team with six wins out of nine matches.
Gujarat Titans managed to pull off a score of 177 runs for the bowlers to defend. This was in fact a good total run but that wasn’t quite a challenging chase for Rajasthan Royals. They were able to surpass that run even before completing a total of twenty overs. Shubman Gill scored an explosive run of 45 with just 34 balls. He has been a star performer in many of Gujarat Titan’s matches. David Miller and Hardik Pandya made a good contribution to the score.
The batting lineup of Rajasthan Royals was powerful enough to handle this run. The captain Sanju Samson hit a massive 60 runs with 32 balls. Shimron Hetmyer also took 56 runs in 26 balls. Devdutt Padikkal also managed to hit 26 runs. The batters successfully chased down the target and won the match.
Rajasthan Royals Team Squad
Sanju Samson(c &w), Adam Zampa, KC Cariappa, KM Asif, Kuldeep Sen, Kuldip Yadav, Murugan Ashwin, Navdeep Saini, Obed McCoy, Sandeep Sharma, Trent Boult, Yuzvendra Chahal, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Abdul Basith, Akash Vasisht, Donovan Ferreira, Jason Holder, Ravichandran Ashwin, Riyan parag, Dhruv Jurel(wk), Jos Buttler, Kunal Singh Rathore, Devdutt Padikkal, Joe Root, Shimron Hetmyer.
Gujarat Titans Team Squad
Hardik Pamdya(c), Abhinav Manohar, David Miller, Sai Sudharsan, Shubman Gill, Dasun Shanaka, Odean Smith, Rahul Tewatia, Vijay Shankar, Srikar Bharat(wk), Matthew Wade(wk), Urvil Patel, Wriddhiman Saha, Alzarri Joseph, Darshan Nalkande, Jayant Yadav, Joshua Little, Mohammed Shami, Mohit Sharma, Noor Ahmad, Pradeep Sangwan, Rashid Khan, Ravisrinivasan Sai Kishore, Shivam Mavi, Yash Dayal.
This match will be as exciting as the previous clash between the two teams. Make the best fantasy team now!