IPL 2022 – Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals Match 47 Dream11 Predictions, Lineups and more

On Monday, the 47th match of the IPL 2022 will be played between the Kolkata Knight Riders and the Rajasthan Royals. It will be both teams’ tenth match. KKR has lost five consecutive games and is currently ranked eighth in the league with three victories from nine games. They were defeated by RR by a score of 7 runs in the opening match.

RR is having a fantastic run in the tournament, having lost only three of their nine matches. A win in this game could help them reclaim second place in the points table. The Royals were defeated by the Mumbai Indians by 5 wickets in their previous encounter. They scored less than 160 runs for only the second time in the tournament and failed to protect it. In this encounter, RR will be aiming for an improved effort from their middle-order.

The match is scheduled to take place on the 2nd of May, 2022 at the Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai.

Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals Match 47 – Pitch Report

Another high-scoring contest is expected on the Wankhede surface. Batters are likely to find it easy to score runs again, while bowlers may have to work hard to limit runs. Given the dew effect, the team that wins the toss may opt to bowl.

Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals Match 47 – Probable XI

Kolkata Knight Riders

Sunil Narine, Venkatesh Iyer, Shreyas Iyer (c), Nitish Rana, Sheldon Jackson (wk), Rinku Singh, Andre Russell, Pat Cummins, Umesh Yadav, Tim Southee, Harshit Rana

Rajasthan Royals

Jos Buttler, Devdutt Padikkal, Sanju Samson (c & wk), Daryl Mitchell, Shimron Hetmyer, Riyan Parag, Ravichandran Ashwin, Trent Boult, Prasidh Krishna, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Sen

Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals Match 47 – Players to Watch

Shreyas Iyer

Shreyas Iyer is the Kolkata Knight Riders’ leading run-scorer in this season’s league. He has scored 290 runs in nine matches, averaging 36.25 and striking at a rate of 137.44. He has two half-centuries in his previous five outings and was KKR’s top scorer against RR in their most recent encounter. He needs to step up with the bat as well as his captaincy if the KKR is to make it to the playoffs.

Andre Russell

Andre Russell is the only player in this season’s league to have scored more than 200 runs and taken at least ten wickets. KKR will be expecting a stronger performance from him after he was dismissed twice in the last three matches for a duck. He is an absolute weapon for the KKR side and will be expected to make an impact against the Rajasthan Royals.

Jos Buttler

Jos Buttler added another half-century to his tally in the most recent match against the Mumbai Indians. He currently has three centuries and three half-centuries to his name in the competition. Buttler has amassed 566 runs in nine matches, averaging 70.75 and striking at a pace of 155.06.

Yuzvendra Chahal

Yuzvendra Chahal has been one of the Royals’ greatest performers this season, retaining his dominance all the way through the opening game. Chahal has only failed to pick up a wicket in one encounter during the tournament. He currently wears the Purple Cap and was named Player of the Match in the last game against KKR.

Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals Match 47 – Fantasy Lineup No.1

Wicket Keeper – Jos Buttler (c), Sanju Samson, Sam Billings

Batters – Shreyas Iyer, Shimron Hetmyer, Nitish Rana

All Rounders – Andre Russell, Ravichandran Ashwin

Bowlers – Yuzvendra Chahal (vc), Umesh Yadav, Varun Chakravarthy

 

 

Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals Match 47 – Fantasy Lineup No.2

Wicket Keeper – Sanju Samson, Jos Buttler

Batters – Shreyas Iyer (c), Shimron Hetmyer, Nitish Rana

All Rounders – Andre Russell, Ravichandran Ashwin (vc)

Bowlers – Yuzvendra Chahal, Umesh Yadav, Prasidh Krishna, Varun Chakravarthy

 

 

Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals Match 47 – Predicted Winner

The match promises to be an absolute blockbuster but we predict a win for the Rajasthan Royals.