RR vs KKR: Sanju Samson might be hoping to place in a very good show in Match 18 of IPL 2021.© Instagram
Each Rajasthan Royals (RR) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) might be aiming to get their campaigns again on observe once they face one another within the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 on the Wankhede Stadium on Saturday. RR are at present backside of the eight-team desk, with two factors from 4 video games. Led by Sanju Samson, they’ve solely managed to win one fixture, and misplaced three. RR might be hoping to offer extra help to their skipper, who has been in respectable however erratic type in IPL 2021. In 4 matches, Samson has scored 145 runs with a excessive rating of 119. Then again, KKR have additionally been poor this season and they’re seventh within the standings. They’ve registered two factors from 4 matches with a win and three defeats. All-rounder Andre Russell might must do a repeat from the final match and acquire some type and, in flip, some factors in fantasy cricket. In 4 video games he has taken seven wickets and scored 99 runs.
Listed here are the highest picks for Saturday’s RR vs KKR IPL 2021 match:
Sanju Samson (Credit – 9.5): The RR skipper is taken into account by many to be his facet’s finest batsman and his wicket-keeping abilities can come helpful for fantasy cricket followers. Regardless of a ton in his facet’s season opener vs Punjab Kings (PBKS), Sanju Samson could not forestall a defeat. Since then, he has been in patchy type, managing to attain solely 26 runs within the different three video games. If he finds his type vs KKR, he might be a wonderful decide for 9.5 credit because of his power-hitting abilities.
Nitish Rana (Credit – 9): Coming at 9 credit, Nitish Rana has been in good type this season and he’s at present sixth within the Orange Cap race. He has scored 164 runs in 4 video games in an in any other case disappointing season for KKR batsmen. Rana’s knack for scoring large when he will get in generally is a good guess for factors within the match.
Shivam Dube (Credit – 8.5): The all-rounder hasn’t actually proven his match-winning abilities with Rajasthan but, however has been a dependable alternative for Samson. Shivam Dube put up a very good batting present towards Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) with a wonderful knock (46 off 32 balls) however could not forestall a defeat for his facet. In opposition to KKR, he might be hoping to construct on his type and assist RR stage a turnaround in IPL 2021.
Pat Cummins (Credit – 9): Coming at 9 credit, Pat Cummins will most likely be the highest decide for a lot of fantasy cricket followers. Throughout KKR’s current defeat to Chennai Tremendous Kings (CSK), the Australian pacer confirmed his batting abilities with a wonderful unbeaten knock of 66 runs in 34 balls. Cummins might be hoping so as to add to his wicket-tally. He has picked up 4 wickets in 4 matches.