Indian T20 League 2022: Rajasthan vs Delhi Fantasy Cricket Match-Ups
Rajasthan and Delhi will play against each other at DY Patil Stadium in match 58 of the Indian T20 League 2022 season. The Jaipur-based franchise, third in the points table with 14 points from 11 games, clinched a six-wicket win over Punjab in their last match. Delhi saw their playoff hopes suffer a massive setback after a 91-run defeat at the hands of Chennai. With three games to play, Delhi are four points behind fourth-placed Bangalore.
Here are five exciting First Games fantasy cricket Match-Ups in the Rajasthan-Delhi match.
J BUTTLER VS D WARNER
Jos Buttler squares off against David Warner in a high-intensity Match-Up. Both batters have scored almost 1000 runs between them and lead the batting charts of their respective franchises. Buttler has made one century - 100 and two fifties - 54 and 67 - in three innings, while Warner managed just 23 runs in two matches at DY Patil Stadium this season.
Verdict: J Buttler is likely to pip D Warner.
Did You Know? J Buttler picked up 163 fantasy points in Rajasthan's last meeting against Delhi
S SAMSON VS R PANT
Sanju Samson and Rishabh Pant haven't let down fantasy cricket players in the ongoing season. The Rajasthan skipper has collected an average of 50 fantasy points per match, while his Delhi counterpart has 43. In their first meeting this season, Samson struck an unbeaten 46* and took three catches.
Verdict: S Samson could register more fantasy points than R Pant.
R ASHWIN VS R POWELL
Two players who have picked up three 50+ fantasy points in their last five outings meet in this Match-Up. Ravichandran Ashwin, who has claimed 2/32 against his former side this season, is a wicket away from double-figures this season. Meanwhile, Rovman Powell will be keen to continue his exploits with the bat. The 28-year-old has made 174 runs at a strike rate of 181 in his last five innings.
Verdict: R Ashwin is likely to beat R Powell.
S THAKUR VS T BOULT
Shardul Thakur has been impressive in the last few matches for Delhi. The all-rounder has grabbed 3/40 and 2/44 against Lucknow and Hyderabad and made a quickfire 24 in the heavy defeat against Chennai. Rajasthan pacer Trent Boult hasn't been able to replicate his excellent early season form. He has taken just two wickets in Rajasthan's last six matches.
Verdict: S Thakur could emerge the winner against T Boult.
KULDEEP Y VS A NORTJE
Kuldeep Yadav dropped to fourth in the Purple Cap race after another wicketless outing. The chinaman spinner took just one wicket in Delhi's last three games. On the other hand, Anrich Nortje bagged three wickets against Chennai at DY Patil Stadium on Sunday. It was just his third match this season.
Verdict: A Nortje is likely to finish above Kuldeep Y in the fantasy points chart.
What is First Games Match-Ups?
Match-Ups is a new fantasy contest where fantasy cricket players don’t need to create a team to join the contest. Select the player who will score the most points from the available match-ups. Higher the number of correct picks, bigger the prizes. Join the contest without creating a playing 11.
From 7 Match-Ups, select 5 Match-Ups
For each Match-Ups, pick the player who will score the most fantasy points
The contest will be cancelled and entry fee will be refunded if the match is curtailed due to weather or extreme conditions
The contest may also be cancelled if multiple players in Match-Ups are not in the starting line-up