IPL 2020, KXIP vs RR: KL Rahul is currently leading the Orange Cap race© BCCI / IPL
Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) will face Rajasthan Royals (RR) in Match 50 of the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi. Two points are crucial for both teams. KXIP is fourth in the ranking with 12 points, while RR is seventh with 10 points. Both teams previously met in Match 9, where the Royals won by four wickets. Sanju Samson was the star of the match, scoring 85 runs from 42 balls. Meanwhile, Rahul Tewatia and Steve Smith also grabbed half centuries.
Top IPL 2020 Fantasy Pick for KXIP vs RR Match:
KL Rahul (Credits – 11): Currently, KL Rahul is leading the Orange Cap race and is in majestic form in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). He scored 595 runs from 12 games, with a success rate of 132.22, full of five fifties and a century. He has also hit 52 fours and 20 sixes. Against RR, he hopes to expand KXIP’s unbeaten run to six games.
Mohammed Shami (Credits – 9): Third in the race for Purple Cap, the Indian pacemaker has grabbed 20 wickets from 12 games against an economy of 8.46. KXIP is highly experienced and relies on Mohammed Shami’s experience as the competition phase is slowly coming to an end and there are only a few games to go.
Ben Stokes (credits – 9.5): In RR’s recent win against Mumbai Indians (MI), Ben Stokes scored an unbeaten knock of 107 runs from 60 deliveries with a 178.33 success rate. He also hit 14 fours and three sixes. RR won by eight wickets at Sheikh Zayed Stadium. The Englishman missed quite a few matches for RR due to COVID-19’s quarantine restrictions. His return comes at a crucial stage when RR’s playoff hopes hang by a thread.
Shreyas Gopal (Credits – 8.5): The spinner was pivotal for RR this season, with an economy of 8.10 from 12 games. He has also been fired 9 this season.
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