IPL 2022: KKR vs RR Match Prediction - Who will win today's IPL match?

IPL 2022: Match 47, KKR vs RR Match Prediction – Who will win today’s IPL match between KKR and RR?

Both teams are coming to the contest after losing their last game.

Kolkata Knight Riders and Rajasthan Royals
KKR will take on the strong-looking RR in a group stage match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 to be played at the Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai on May 2 (Monday). (Photo Source: IPL/BCCI)

The two-time champions Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) will take on the strong-looking Rajasthan Royals in a group stage match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 to be played at the Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai on May 2 (Monday). Both teams have already met once in IPL 2022 with the Royals coming on top by a small margin.

While RR are placed third in the points table with six wins in nine matches, KKR have won just three matches in their nine encounters and are currently placed in the eighth spot in the points table. To note, both KKR and RR have lost their previous matches and will want to make a strong comeback by winning the next match.

Match Details

Venue: Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai

Date & Time: May 2, 7:30 PM IST

Live Streaming: Star Sports Network for Television and Disney + Hotstar app for live streaming.

Pitch Report

The Wankhede wicket has been really good for batting and a high-scoring match can be expected in the upcoming fixture. The small boundaries will make it difficult to defend and hence, the captain winning the toss is expected to bowl first.

Probable Playing XIs for KKR vs RR

Kolkata Knight Riders

Aaron Finch, Venkatesh Iyer, Shreyas Iyer (c), Nitish Rana, Baba Indrajith (wk), Rinku Singh, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, 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

Probable Top Performers for Today Match

Probable best batter of the Match: Jos Buttler

England batter Jos Buttler has been in excellent touch in IPL 2022 so far. The right-handed batter is the leading run-scorer in the tournament and played a vital knock of 67 runs against the five-time champions MI in his previous match. Buttler will want to score some vital runs for his team in the encounter against the Men in Purple.

Probable best bowler of the Match: Yuzvendra Chahal

Leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal is right at the top of the list of most wicket-takers in the tournament. He has scalped a total of 19 wickets in just nine matches and will want to take some vital wickets in the next match against KKR. To note, Chahal has already got a hat-trick against the same opponents in IPL 2022.

Today’s match prediction: RR to win the match

Match Prediction for Today
TATA IPL 2022: KKR vs RR will face each other in their next match on 2nd of May.
To know better the analysis of teams, be sure to check out our latest IPL points table 2022 update.
Disclaimer: This prediction is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While making your prediction, consider the points mentioned, and make your own decision.