Today the match between Lucknow Super Giants and Rajasthan Royals will be played at Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai. Lucknow has won 8 out of 12 matches and is at the second position in the points table. Their net run rate is also +0.385. Rajasthan team has won 7 out of 12 matches and has a net run rate of +0.228.
Both teams are big contenders for the playoffs. LSG and RR have an army of players running in form. In such a situation, the competition is expected to be interesting. Let's try to know which players can be part of the team to win more fantasy points.
LSG vs RR: Pitch Report
We have seen a good batting track in Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai. Punjab had scored 209 runs against RCB in the last match here this season. There is some assistance for bowlers also in the initial period of innings. Most of the strips are of Red soil, which gives good bounce and pace to bat on.
We can't forget the whole IPL is going to play in only 4 venues so there will be some assistance for spin too in the last stage of the tournament.
LSG vs RR: Weather Forecast
Mumbai is located in the western state of Maharashtra. The weather in Mumbai remains hot and humid during the summers that span from March to May. The weather model indicates a good forecast for the game of cricket on the 15th of May 2023.
Temperature – 33/29
Humidity – 64%
Wind – 23km/h
Chances of Rain – 1%
LSG vs RR: Head to Head
Lucknow is playing their first season of IPL this year. The only match played between these two teams earlier in the season was won by Rajasthan by 3 runs. This will be the second match between the two teams this season.
Lucknow will try to come back after the defeat from Gujarat
The season has been excellent for Lucknow. He has excellent players, who have the ability to change the course of the match at any time. However, this team fell weak against Gujarat. Coach Gautam Gambhir's displeasure video is telling that no one expected the team to lose such a bad defeat.