RR vs DC: IPL 2022 has now entered its 7th week. After the matches played in this week, the pictures of the teams joining the playoffs will become clear. All the teams are struggling to enter the top-4, in this episode, in the 58th match of the league, Rajasthan Royals and Delhi Capitals (RR vs DC) will fight for 2 points on May 11 at the Divai Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai. is going to happen.
For the second time this year, when Rajasthan and Delhi RR vs DC is going to compete against each other, the Royals defeated the Capitals in a thrilling manner in the earlier meeting. Along with this, if we talk about the recent performance of both the teams, Rajasthan Royals have come after defeating Punjab Kings, while Delhi had to face Chennai Super Kings.
The difference can be seen in the latest conditions of IPL 2022 points table of Rajasthan and Delhi (RR vs DC). Rajasthan, led by Sanju Samson, is at number three with 7 wins out of 11 matches, while Rishabh Pant-led Delhi is at number five with 5 wins from 11 matches. Obviously, now the match on May 11 is important for both the teams, let us tell you about every important information related to RR vs DC match through this article.
Rajasthan Royals have suffered a major setback before taking the field against Delhi Capitals on May 11. Actually, this year, Shimron Hetmyer, who has batted in fine form, has returned home after coming out of the bio bubble of the team for a few days due to personal reasons. This is the first time in IPL 2022 when Hetmyer cannot be a part of Rajasthans playing 11.
So far this year, Shimron Hetmyer has won 3 matches for Rajasthan Royals on his own, against Lucknow where he played a match-winning innings when the entire team was shattered by cards. Apart from this, his strike rate while batting explosively in the lower order is also the best among the batsmen present in the tournament. But now in his absence, the team will have to find a batsman to play the role of a finisher. There is a possibility that the team management may turn to South African batsman Rasi van der Dusen for this.
Delhi Capitals DC has not been seen performing consistently in IPL 2022. Even after playing 11 matches so far, this team has not won 2 matches consecutively. Obviously, this team led by Rishabh Pant has not gained momentum. Now the result of this is that in the remaining matches of the league stage in the tournament, a do or die situation has arisen for Delhi DC.
The way Delhi Capitals DC suffered in the last match has exposed the shortcomings of the team on both the bowling and batting front. After scoring more than 200 runs to the front team, Delhis DC batters were seen bloating, apart from the issue of run rate, no batsman could stay at the crease for long.
Delhi Capitals DC lost 5 of their batsmen within just 13 runs after a combined score of 72/2 against Chennai Super Kings. But there is no room for error in front of Rajasthan Royals RR, because if Delhi gets defeated on May 11, then after that all the doors of playoff can be closed for the team.
|1||Gujrat Titans - Q||14||10||4||0||0.316||20|
|2||Rajasthan Royals - Q||14||9||5||0||0.298||18|
|3||Lucknow Super Giants - Q||14||9||5||0||0.251||18|
|4||Royal Challengers Bangalore - Q||14||8||6||0||-0.253||16|
|5||Delhi Capitals - E||14||8||6||0||0.204||14|
|6||Punjab Kings - E||14||7||7||0||0.126||14|
|7||Kolkata Knight Riders - E||14||6||8||0||0.146||12|
|8||Sunrisers Hyderabad - E||14||6||8||0||-0.379||12|
|9||Chennai Super Kings - E||14||4||10||0||-0.203||8|
|10||Mumbai Indians - E||14||4||10||0||-0.506||8|
|Recent Forms: W = Won, L = Lost, T = Tie, D = Draw, NR = No Result|