Fantasy Team for Today’s Rajasthan vs Chennai Match
We have opted for a fantasy cricket team on basis of probable XIs, recent performances, overall impact, and credit points.
Probable Rajasthan & Chennai XIs
Rajasthan: Jos Buttler*, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Devdutt Padikkal, Sanju Samson (c & wk), Shimron Hetmyer*, Dhruv Jurel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Jason Holder*, Trent Boult*, Sandeep Sharma, Yuzvendra Chahal
Chennai: Ruturaj Gaikwad, Devon Conway*, Ajinkya Rahane, Shivam Dube, Moeen Ali*, Ravindra Jadeja, MS Dhoni (c & wk), Matheesha Pathirana*, Tushar Deshpande, Maheesh Theekshana*, Akash Singh
Sawai Mansingh Stadium Pitch Report
(Based on last three matches)
1st innings average score: 159
2nd innings average score: 160
Wickets per innings: 6
Batting 1st: 33%
Batting 2nd: 67%
Pacers picked 66% of the wickets, while keepers had a hand in 23%. Moreover, the top three batters did the bulk of the scoring, registering five fifties and eight thirties.
Fantasy Tips of The Day
Trent Boult (22) has taken the most wickets in the powerplay in the tournament since 2018. In the ongoing season, he has seven wickets.
MS Dhoni has scored 556 runs at 40 against Rajasthan and affected 19 dismissals. The last time he faced Rajasthan in Jaipur he smashed 58.
Jos Buttler has registered three fifties and a thirty in eight matches against Chennai, in addition to inflicting nine dismissals.
Ravindra Jadeja (165 runs, 18 wickets, and six catches) featured in the Best11 in 10 of the last 13 matches against Rajasthan. In fact, he was the vice-captain when the sides met two weeks ago.
In the same clash, R Ashwin (30 runs and two wickets) was the captain of the Best11.
Ajinkya Rahane not only has current form on his side (209 runs at 52 in the current edition) but also has outstanding venue numbers. He has scored 1,323 runs at 41 in Jaipur, including the top score of 105*, 149 fours, and 20 sixes.
Devdutt Padikkal generated either the 30- or 50-run bonus in four of six matches against Chennai, overall collecting 200 runs at 33. He also pouched three catches.
Tushar Deshpande has bagged 12 wickets in the current edition, averaging 47 points per game.
Sanju Samson (208 runs) averages a mere 14 against Chennai in as many matches.