Rajasthan Royals will hope to turn their fortunes around when they take on high-flying Chennai Super Kings in a blockbuster Indian Premier League (IPL) experience at the Sawai Man Singh Stadium in Jaipur on Thursday.
Rajasthan are mulling at the seventh spot on the IPL table, having won only one and lost four matches. Chennai, then again, are driving the graphs with five successes in six matches.
The home group should think of something stupendous in the event that they are to beat MS Dhoni's troops. How about we investigate some critical player fights that could choose the result of the match –
Ajinkya Rahane versus Deepak Chahar
Medium-pacer Deepak Chahar has been in hair-raising structure as of late and in his last match against Kolkata Knight Riders, he scalped three vital wickets to flame them to a seven-wicket win. He will currently face RR opener Ajinkya Rahane and the CSK bowler appreciates a decent record against him. Chahar has rejected Rahane twice before in the alliance and the right-hander should be wary against the CSK bowler.
Jos Buttler versus Imran Tahir
Harbhajan Singh may have been imparting the new ball to Deepak Chahar yet against Rajasthan, captain MS Dhoni could get Imran Tahir to bowl at opener Jos Buttler. The South African spinner has been in great structure as of late and furthermore appreciates a decent record against the Englishman. Tahir has given only 19 keeps running off 11 conveyances to Buttler and he has additionally expelled him once before in the IPL.
Steve Smith versus Ravindra Jadeja
Center request batsman Steve Smith hasn't go to the gathering yet in the IPL and things are going to get considerably progressively extreme for the Australian as he should face all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja. Smith holds a poor record against Jadeja and expect Dhoni to utilize it. Jadeja has bowled 48 conveyances to Smith and the right-hander has scored only 46 runs. Jadeja has likewise disposed of the previous Australia commander multiple times in the money rich alliance.
Ambati Rayudu versus Jofra Archer
Ambati Rayudu has been opening the innings for CSK and against RR, he should manage all-rounder Jofra Archer. Rayudu's poor structure up the request will be misused by Archer who holds an uncommon record against the right-hander. Bowman has expelled Rayudu twice previously and he has given no keeps running against him off 7 conveyances.
Suresh Raina versus Dhawal Kulkarni
Center request batsman Suresh Raina hasn't hit top riggings yet and things aren't going to get any simpler against Rajasthan. Despite the fact that he has been among the keeps running against RR bowlers Ben Stokes and Jaydev Unadkat previously, he has battled a bit against Dhawal Kulkarni. Raina's strike-rate off Stokes peruses 175 however against Kulkarni, it drops down to 126.6 and he has additionally been rejected by the RR pacer once beforehand.
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