RR vs DC Prediction – Match Preview

Delhi Capitals will face the Rajasthan Royals at the Dr. DY Patil Sports Academy in Mumbai on Wednesday. Check out our RR vs DC prediction here!

Delhi Capitals have lost 6 out of their 11 games so far and are placed at the number 5th position on the points table. They desperately need a win to keep their playoffs chances alive. Meanwhile, Rajasthan Royals will look to strengthen their position in the top 4. Rajasthan has won 7 out of their 11 matches and they are placed at the third position on the points table. 

Delhi Capitals suffered a huge loss of 91 runs against Chennai Super Kings in their previous match. Batting first, Chennai posted 208 runs on the board due to an excellent 87-run knock from Devon Conway. In reply, Delhi Capitals were bowled out for just 117 runs, Moeen Ali picked up 3 wickets for CSK while Mitchell Marsh was the highest run-scorer for DC with 25 runs. 

On the other hand, Rajasthan Royals registered a superb 6-wicket victory against Punjab Kings in their previous game. Rajasthan Royals chased down the target of 190 runs with 2 balls to spare. Yashasvi Jaiswal scored 60 runs while Yuzvendra Chahal picked up 3 wickets for RR in that game. 

Head to Head  

Here is the head-to-head record between Rajasthan Royals and Delhi Capitals in the Indian Premier League. 

Total Matches Played: 25 

Rajasthan Royals won: 13  

Delhi Capitals won: 12

Tie/ no result: 0    

Pitch Report

The pitch at the Dr. DY Patil Sports Academy mostly helps the batting side. The pace bowlers might get some benefit early on while the spinners will be the key in the middle overs. Defending totals will be quite difficult here and both captains will like to bowl first on this pitch. 

RR vs DC Prediction – Probable XI

Rajasthan Royals Predicted XI

Jos Buttler, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Sanju Samson (c & wk), Devdutt Padikkal, Daryl Mitchell/Rassie van der Dussen, Riyan Parag, Ravichandran Ashwin, Trent Boult, Kuldeep Sen, Yuzvendra Chahal, Prasidh Krishna

RR Complete Squad

 Sanju Samson (Captain), Jos Buttler, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Trent Boult, Ravichandran Ashwin, Shimron Hetmyer, Devdutt Padikkal, Prasidh Krishna, Yuzvendra Chahal, Riyan Parag, KC Cariappa, Navdeep Saini, Obed Mccoy, Arunay Singh, Kuldeep Sen, Karun Nair, Dhruv Jurel, Tejas Baroka, Kuldip Yadav, Shubham Garhwal, Daryl Mitchell, Rassie Van Der Dussen, Andrew Tye, James Neesham.

Delhi Capitals Predicted XI

KS Bharat, David Warner, Mitchell Marsh, Rishabh Pant (c & wk), Rovman Powell, Axar Patel, Lalit Yadav, Shardul Thakur, Khaleel Ahmed, Anrich Nortje, Kuldeep Yadav.

DC Complete Squad

Rishabh Pant (Captain), Axar Patel, Prithvi Shaw, Anrich Nortje, David Warner, Mitchell Marsh, Shardul Thakur, Mustafizur Rahman, Kuldeep Yadav, Ashwin Hebbar, Abhishek Sharma, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, KS Bharat, Mandeep Singh, Khaleel Ahmed, Chetan Sakariya, Lalit Yadav, Ripal Patel, Yash Dhull, Rovman Powell, Pravin Dubey, Lungi Ngidi, Vicky Ostwal, Sarfaraz Khan.

RR vs DC: Match Prediction

Wicketkeeper: Rishabh Pant 

Batsmen: David Warner, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Jos Buttler, Shimron Hetmyer, and Rovman Powell. 

All-rounders: Shardul Thakur, Axar Patel, and Riyan Parag 

Bowlers: Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Anrich Nortje, and Trent Boult. 

Winner Prediction

Both Rajasthan Royals and Delhi Capitals have strong squads but the momentum is with Rajasthan Royals due to their brilliant win in the previous game. Rajasthan Royals also defeated Delhi Capitals in their previous encounter of this season. 

Delhi Capitals were outplayed by CSK in their last game and it will be very difficult for them to regain their confidence. Rajasthan Royals are looking strong and well-balanced in all departments and their team combination is also better than DC. 

Hence, we predict that Rajasthan Royals will beat Delhi Capitals in match 58 of IPL 2022. 


The match is scheduled to start at 07:00 PM IST. Star Sports network will broadcast the game on television, and its live streaming will also be available on Disney+ Hotstar. 

Our RR vs DC Prediction

  • Who will win the toss? Rajasthan Royals 
  • Who will win? Rajasthan Royals 
  • Top Batsman (Runs scored): Jos Buttler 
  • Top Bowlers: Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Anrich Nortje, and Trent Boult.
  • Team Scores Batting First: between 170 to 190.

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Last Updated on May 10, 2022

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