Punjab Kings vs Rajasthan Royals match Prediction in the Indian Premier League. The Punjab Kings and the Rajasthan Royals aren’t the two teams that jump out. When you think about the most entertaining franchises in the 2021 Indian Premier League. Similarly, the Chennai Super Kings, the Royal Challengers Bangalore, and the Mumbai Indians. Both PBKS and RR have flown under the radar. On September 21 in Dubai promises fireworks. Despite the absence of several stars like Stokes, Buttler, and Archer.
Rajasthan Royals and Punjab Kings
Punjab Kings and Rajasthan Royals have been hit by a few withdrawals. But both franchises have managed to sign some capable replacements. They have plenty of big hitters on the roster. While PBKS has obtained the likes of Nathan Ellis, Aiden Markram, and Adil Rashid. RR can call upon Evin Lewis, Tabraiz Shamsi, Glenn Phillips, and Oshane Thomas. Also, to fill the void left behind.
The first Indian Premier League champions still have an English superstar on their books – the red-hot Liam Livingstone. Rajasthan Royals is currently placed fifth in the IPL 2021 points table. With three wins from seven games and a net run rate of -0.19.
Punjab Kings are one rung lower in the sixth. Also, the same number of wins in one extra game. Both teams desperately need a win that could define the shape of the league table. We move towards the playoffs. The first assembly between the two sides. It was an all-time Indian Premier League epic. After Rahul and Hooda took PBKS to a mammoth 221/6. Sanju Samson’s strong century took Rajasthan Royals to victory. Singh held his nerve to help his team win by four runs. If that match is an indicator of anything. It’s that this fixture is bound to be a cracker.
Lastly, it’s tough to pick a winner. Since both teams are playing after a long time and are equally matched on paper. RR might just have the edge, owing to their overseas players. It is being in stellar form and their playing XI having an amount of flexibility.