Indian Premier League: Kings XI Punjab vs Rajasthan Royals Match Prediction
Rajasthan Royals are blessed with the world cup wining triplet Shane Watson, Steven Smith and Jame Faulkner who can make the bowlers run for money. Rajasthan Royal have two leg-spinners in Dinesh Salunkhe and Pardeep Sahu, while James Faulkner and Tim Southee are capable seamers. Ajinkya Rahane and Sanju Samson can play well in the middle order. Overall, the team look balanced and in great shape.
Kings XI Punjab is a dangerous side and made it all the way to the finals for the first time during the 2014 IPL season. Kings XI Punjab have undoubtedly the most explosive batting lineup in the IPL tournament, which includes Virender Sehwag, Glenn Maxwell, and David Miller. The team has good middle order and solid bowling attack.
Both the teams have played 13 times as KXIP won five while RR won eight games. We predict Rajasthan Royals will win this match.
Kings XI Punjab: George Bailey, Yogesh Golwalkar, Nikhil Naik, Murail Vijay, Wriddhimam Saha, Virender Sehwaq, Thisara Perera, Shivam Sharma, Shaun Marsh, Shardul Thakur, Sandeep Sharma, Rishi Dhawan, Parvinder Awana, Mitchell Johnson, Manan Vohar, Karanveer Singh, Gurkeerrat Singh, Glenn Maxwell, David Miller, Beuran Hendricks, Anureet Singh, Axar Patel.
Rajasthan Royals: Shane Watson, Sagar Trivedi, Brainder Sran, Pardeep Sahu, Rusty Theron, Dinesh Salunkhe, Chris Morris, Pravin Tambe, Rahul Tewatia, Ankit Sharma, Vikramjeet Malik, Dishant Yagnik, Deepak Hooda, Narun Nair, Ben Cuttling, Abhishek Nayar, Dhawal Kulkarni, Tim Southee, Rajat Bhatia, Steven Smith, Sanju Samson, Ajinkya Rahane, James Faulkner, Stuart Binny.
Rajasthan Royals To Win @ 2.65 at 888sport