In the 44th match on April 30 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022, the teams of Rajasthan Royals and Mumbai Indians (MI) will face each other.
MI, the most successful team in IPL history, has not yet opened the account of victory and has lost eight matches in a row. RR, on the other hand, have won six matches and are currently at the second position in the points table.
Both the teams are almost on equal footing
The match between MI and RR has been interesting. In the 26 matches played between the two teams, MI has won 13, while RR has won 12.
For RR, Sanju Samson has scored 521 runs in 19 matches against MI. Rohit Sharma has scored the highest 536 runs in 25 matches against RR for MI.
Rajasthan can land without change
RR had defeated RCB in their previous match , in which Kuldeep Sen took four wickets in the bowling. Barring Riyan Parag, other RR batsmen were disappointed in their last match. RR, on the other hand, successfully defended the target of 145 runs on the strength of bowling. RR, who has hit a hat-trick of victory, can go without change.
Probable XI : Buttler, Padikkal, Samson (C/W), Hetmyer, Parag, Daryl, Ashwin, Boult, Kuldeep, Pranand and Yuzvendra.
This may be the playing XI of Mumbai
Hrithik Shokeen got a chance in the last two matches from MI, in which he has impressed. He is also scheduled to play in his next match.
Rohit Sharma has disappointed with MI so far and in such a situation, the team will expect good performance from his captain.
Unadkat, who proved costly in the last two matches, could be replaced by Basil Thampi.
Probable XI : Rohit (captain), Kishan (wk), Brevis, Suryakumar, Tilak, Pollard, Shokeen, Sams, Thampi, Meredith and Bumrah.
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Wicketkeepers : Ishan Kishan (Vice-Captain), Jos Buttler and Sanju Samson (Captain).
Batsmen : Devdutt Padikkal, Suryakumar Yadav and Shimron Hetmyer.
All- rounder : Ravichandran Ashwin.
Bowlers : Yuzvendra Chahal, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah and Pranbhav Krishna.
The match will be played on Saturday (April 30) at the DY Patil Stadium in Mumbai and will start at 07:30 IST. The match can be watched live on Star Sports Network and Hotstar.