When: 06 May 2018 | 08:00 PM Local
Where: Holkar Cricket Stadium, Indore
The second game of Sunday’s doubleheader is scheduled between Kings XI Punjab and Rajasthan Royals. Both the teams have lost their last encounter and would be desperately looking for a win in the upcoming clash.
Kings XI Punjab lost to Mumbai Indians by 6 wickets at the same ground in the last encounter and are placed 4th with 5 wins in 8 games. On the other hand, Rajasthan Royal was short of 4 runs against Delhi Daredevils while chasing a rain-reduced total.
Royals are currently placed at last spot with 3 wins in 8 games and would be definitely looking for a strong come back.
So, let’s move forward to playing 11 and betting odds.
Ravichandran Ashwin (c), Marcus Stoinis, Barinder Sran, Chris Gayle, Mohit Sharma, Aaron Finch, Mayank Dagar, Axar Patel, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Andrew Tye, Akshdeep Nath, Pardeep Sahu, Ankit Rajpoot, Mayank Agarwal, Yuvraj Singh, Karun Nair, Ben Dwarshuis, Manoj Tiwary, Lokesh Rahul (wk), David Miller, Manzoor Dar
Ajinkya Rahane (c), Mahipal Lomror, D Arcy Short, Jatin Saxena, Jos Buttler (wk), Zahir Khan, Ben Laughlin, Sudhesan Midhun, Dhawal Kulkarni, Stuart Binny, Rahul Tripathi, Krishnappa Gowtham, Heinrich Klaasen, Sanju Samson, Ben Stokes, Shreyas Gopal, Aryaman Birla, Dushmantha Chameera, Prashant Chopra, Anureet Singh,Jaydev Unadkat, Ankit Sharma, Jofra Archer
Both the team can undergo a couple of changes. Here’s the probable playing 11 –
Lokesh Rahul (wk), Andrew Tye, Chris Gayle, Mayank Agarwal, Karun Nair, Axar Patel, Marcus Stoinis, Yuvraj Singh, Ankit Rajpoot, Ravichandran Ashwin (c), Mujeeb Ur Rahman
Ben Stokes, Ajinkya Rahane (c), Jaydev Unadkat, D Arcy Short, Dhawal Kulkarni, Sanju Samson, Krishnappa Gowtham, Rahul Tripathi, Shreyas Gopal, Jos Buttler (wk), Jofra Archer
Now, let’s have a look at the betting odds.
As per Bet365, the odds for Kings XI Punjab to win the match are 8/11. The 8/11 here means that you will get a return of 172.72 on a bet of 100 INR if KXIP wins the game.
On the opposite, the betting odds for Rajasthan Royals winning the match are 11/10. On placing a 100 INR bet of RR will get you a return of 210.00.
The toss winning odds are same for both the teams-10/11. You will get a return of 190.90 on a 100 INR bet on the toss.
So, as per Bet365 KXIP vs RR who will win betting odds, KXIP are favorites.
It’s a clash between 4th position holder and last spot holder. Although Rajasthan Royals have played fewer matches, they have struggled a lot to register the winnings. If we consider the records of both the teams at the ground, Punjab has registered 3 wins and 2 loss in total 5 matches. On the other hand, Royals have played only one game here and faced a loss in it.
As per our MUM vs KOL today match prediction, hosts will be favorite.