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RR vs PBKS Live Score and Updates: IPL 2024, Match 65

RR vs PBKS Live Score: Rajasthan Royals will take on Punjab Kings in the 65th match of IPL 2024 at the Barsapara Cricket Stadium, Guwahati.

RR vs PBKS match details:

  • Date: May 15
  • Venue: Barsapara Cricket Stadium, Guwahati
  • Time: 7:30 pm

RR vs PBKS Live Scores & Updates: IPL 2024, Match 65

Rajasthan Royals (RR) and Punjab Kings (PBKS) are gearing up for an intense clash in the IPL 2024 Match 65. The clash is scheduled to take place at the Barsapara Cricket Stadium in Guwahati, Assam on Wednesday, May 15. The result is of little consequence to PBKS, who have already been eliminated from playoff contention, it is a crucial matchup for the Royals.

Rajasthan Royals (team news)

Sitting comfortably in second place on the points table, Rajasthan Royals just need one more win to secure their place in the knockout stages.

Despite a recent three-game losing streak, Sanju Samson and his team remain in a strong position, thanks to their solid start to the campaign. However, his recent form raises questions about his readiness for the playoffs, despite their win over PBKS earlier in the season.

Punjab Kings (team news)

In their previous encounter, Rajasthan Royals emerged victorious in a low-scoring battle against Punjab Kings at Mullanpur, Chandigarh, winning the match by three wickets.

As for the Punjab Kings, their hopes of qualifying for the playoffs have faded as the team languishes at the bottom of the points table with 8 points. Even if they manage to win the remaining two games, their maximum tally would be 12 points, below the playoff qualification threshold of 14 points.

RR vs PBKS Head-to-Head Records (Overall):

Total matches: 27

Rajasthan Royals – 16

Kings of Punjab – 11

Latest FIVE match records between Rajasthan vs Punjab Kings

April 13, 2024: Rajasthan Royals secured a 3-wicket victory at Mullanpur.
May 19, 2023: Rajasthan Royals triumphed by 4 wickets at Dharmasala.
April 5, 2023: Punjab Kings secured a 5-run win in Guwahati.
May 7, 2022: Rajasthan Royals emerged victorious by 6 wickets in Mumbai.
September 21, 2021: Rajasthan Royals secured a narrow 2-run victory in Dubai.

Predicted XI for RR vs PBKS

Rajasthan Royals (Probable Player XI): Sanju Samson (C and WK), Yuzvendra Chahal, Rovman Powell, Trent Boult, Riyan Parag, Avesh Khan, Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Ravichandran Ashwin, Shimron Hetmyer, Dhruv Jurel, Yashasvi Jaiswal

Punjab Kings (Probable Player XI): Prabhsimran Singh, Rahul Chahar, Jonny Bairstow (WK), Rilee Rossouw, Arshdeep Singh, Shashank Singh, Chris Woakes, Ashutosh Sharma, Jitesh Sharma, Sam Curran (C), Harshal Patel

Field Report: Barsapara Cricket Stadium, Guwahati

At this venue, the team batting second has finished in the top four in six games this season. Dew has been a frequent factor and has contributed to captains choosing to chase. Expect another high-scoring encounter today. Since both teams are coming off victories, this match promises to be entertaining with plenty of boundaries and sixes.

Where to look? The Rajasthan Royals vs Punjab Kings IPL 2024 match will be televised on Star Sports Network in India.

Live Stream Details: Rajasthan Royals vs Punjab Kings IPL 2024 match will be streamed live on Jio Cinema app and website.