IPL 2021 Phase 2 has gathered momentum, and now all the teams are fighting hard for the final 4 spots to get their hands closer to the trophy. RCB had beaten RR at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai, comprehensively by 10 wickets in Phase-1. Now it’s phase 2, Match 43, RR vs. RCB at Dubai International Stadium, Dubai on Sept 29th. Making a fantasy team on cricket bet sites will be tricky as both sides have maverick players in their group.
RR vs RCB, Match 43-IPL 2021 Preview
Rajasthan Royals has played 24 matches against RCB in all IPL games with the scoreline being 10 -11 for RR and RCB respectively, with 3 no result games. However, both teams can beat each other on their day. In Phase-2, RR has already made headlines by defending 4 runs against Punjab Kings to fetch an unlikely win. This win will be talked about for years to come as RR’s winning chances were just 1 in a million.
On the other hand, Royal Challengers Bangalore has still not found its groove in the UAE and needs to increase its intensity and start making its presence felt. In Match 43, they will take on RR and have to be at their best or suffer the same fate as PBKS. On paper, RCB is a better side as per experts on cricket betting sites, but anything can happen in a T20 game on a given day. Hence, a thrilling match awaits IPL watchers.
RR vs RCB, Match 43 – Player News
RR has to operate smartly and use their overseas players effectively. Evin Lewis and Liam Livingstone are big hitters, and Yashasvi Jaiswal looks in good touch. All they need is consistency in batting from Sanju Samson that will help RR big time.
RCB needs Virat Kohli to make some contributions with the bat to elevate his confidence and make sure RCB reaches the final. ABD and Big Show Maxwell need to fire to make big totals on these UAE pitches.
RR vs RCB, Match 43-IPL 2021 – Players to Watch Out
To build a full-proof fantasy team on cricket betting sites for Match 43, RR vs RCB, the following players must be on top of the pecking order.
- Batsmen: Liam Livingstone, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Evin Lewis
- Bowlers: Mustafizur Rahman, Kartik Tyagi
- All Rounders: Mahipal Lomror, Chris Morris
- Batsmen: AB de Villiers, Devdutt Padikkal, Glenn Maxwell
- Bowlers: Harshal Patel, Mohammed Siraj
- All Rounder: Kyle Jamieson, Shahbaz Ahmed
Match 43, RR vs. RCB, will be played in Dubai International Stadium, Dubai. RR has sweet memories here of beating PBKS by 2 runs. The pitch is generally good for batting but can help the bowlers if they land the ball in the right areas. The temperature is reaching 38 degrees here, which is very hot, and no wonder there is hardly any moisture on the pitch.
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RR Possible XII Prediction
Evin Lewis, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Mahipal Lomror Liam Livingstone, Sanju Samson, Riyan Parag, Chris Morris, Rahul Tewatia, Mustafizur Rahman, Chetan Sakariya, Kartik Tyagi.
RCB Possible XII Prediction
Virat Kohli, Devdutt Padikkal, AB de Villiers, Srikar Bharat, Glenn Maxwell, Tim David, Kyle Jamieson, Shahbaz Ahmed, Harshal Patel, Mohammed Siraj, Yuzvendra Chahal.
Finally, Match 43, RR vs RCB, will be an exciting encounter with both teams looking to fetch 2 valuable points. The stage is set in Dubai International Stadium, Dubai, and also in cricket betting sites for making fantasy teams. RCB had given a knockout punch to RR at Wankhede stadium on Match 16.
We have to see if RR can counter-attack in Match 43. Head to head, RCB looks like a better and more experienced team, but RR is more than capable of upsetting them. Hence, it’s a very tough call to make when it comes to the winner of this one.