Today, Punjab Kings and Rajasthan Royals will face each other on the field. The match between the two in the first mountain was very exciting. Punjab had won by 4 runs.
PBKS vs RR, Head to Head: Who is heavier than whom in Rajasthan vs Punjab match?
The 32nd match of the 14th season of IPL (IPL 2021) will be played today. The match is being played at the Dubai Cricket Stadium. In this match, Punjab (PBKS) will face Rajasthan (RR). This will be the first match between the two teams in the second phase. (Ipl 2021 21 september 2021 today 32nd Match pbks vs rr see head to head record punkab kings and rajasthan royals)
In the first phase, the situation of both the teams was almost the same. The captains of both teams ran into the valley. However, he could not get a place in the top 4.
Rajasthan Royals and Punjab Kings will take on each other in the IPL 2021 today (September 21). Both will start the rest of the season with today’s match. So far this year, the situation of both the teams is almost the same. Although both teams and their captains are doing well, they have not been able to take their team to the top 4. Punjab Kings have won 3 out of 8 matches and finished seventh. Rajasthan Royals have won 3 out of 7 matches and are in sixth position.
Considering the batting of both the teams today, Rajasthan is in tension due to the absence of their key players Ben Stokes and Jose Butler. But they have been replaced by the likes of Evin Lewis and Liam Livingstone. Punjab has the strength of Chris Gayle and captain KL Rahul.
England spinner in Punjab Kings
The Punjab team has bought Adil Rashid of England. He has given Rashid a chance to replace Australian fast bowler Jhye Richardson. Punjab has taken this decision after Richardson withdrew from the rest of the IPL. Nathan Ellis, a young Australian, has been named in the squad along with Adil. Nathan will play in place of Riley Meredith.
World No. 1 T20 bowler in Rajasthan Royals
Rajasthan Royals have added the world’s No. 1 T20 bowler to their squad. The player is Tabraiz Shamsi of the South African team. For the rest of the IPL (IPL 2021), Tabrez Shamsi will be seen playing in place of Rajasthan fast bowler Andrew Tye. Ty has withdrawn from the rest of the IPL due to Corona. Rajasthan head bowler Joffra Archer has also been ruled out due to injury and has been replaced by Glenn Phillips.
Head To Head Record
The two teams have met 22 times in the history of the IPL. Rajasthan Royals have won 12 of them. Punjab has won 10 times. Considering the last five matches, Punjab has won three times. Therefore, the history of both the teams is quite different. So today’s match is definitely going to be tough.
Such is the performance of both the teams in the IPL
The two teams have met a total of 22 times in the IPL so far. In this, Rajasthan has prevailed over Punjab. Rajasthan have beaten Punjab in 12 of these 22 matches. In reply, Punjab has won 10 matches.
Punjab won the last match
The last match between the two teams was colorful. The match was decided on the last ball. The match was played in Mumbai. Punjab were 221 for six in their first innings. So Rajasthan had a strong 222-run challenge to win.
From Punjab, skipper KL Rahul hit 91 off 50 balls with a strike rate of 182. KL hit 7 fours and 5 sixes in the match.
Sanju Samson from Rajasthan had scored a banging century while chasing the winning challenge. This century kept Rajasthan’s hopes alive. However, in the last few overs, the match went in Punjab’s favor. Rajasthan lost by just 4 runs.
Meanwhile, today’s victory will be necessary for both the teams to maintain the challenge in the playoffs. Therefore, cricket fans will be watching whether Punjab wins the match or Rajasthan wins the match.
Possible 11 for both teams in today’s match
Rajasthan Royals – Sanju Samson (captain / wicketkeeper), Evin Lewis, Yassvi Jaiswal, David Miller, Shivam Dubey, Rahul Tewatia, Shreyas Gopal, Jaydev Unadkat, Tabrez Shamsi, Chetan Sakaria.
Punjab Kings – KL Rahul (captain / wicketkeeper), Mayank Agarwal, Chris Gayle, Nicholas Puran, Deepak Hooda, Shah Rukh Khan, Chris Jordan, Adil Rashid, Mohammad Shami, Ravi Bishnoi, Arshdeep Singh.