Punjab Kings Playing 11 vs Rajasthan Royals - IPL 2024, Match 65

Updated - 15 May 2024, 05:11 PM

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Punjab Kings takes on Rajasthan Royals in match 65 of IPL 2024. The RR vs PBKS clash takes place on Wednesday, May 15. Sam Curran leads the Punjab Kings in IPL 2024. 

In the previous encounter against Rajasthan, Punjab lost by 3 wickets at home. Now, they will look to outplay RR in the away game. Ahead of the encounter, below we discuss Punjab Kings' predicted playing 11 for the match. 

Punjab Kings Playing 11 vs Rajasthan Royals - IPL 2024, Match 65 

Jonny Bairstow (WK)

Jonny Bairstow will be the opener for Punjab Kings in the clash against Rajasthan Royals. Ever since he entered into IPL 2024, Bairstow has been amazing with the bat, hitting 284 runs in 10 games at a 164+ strike rate. 

Prabhsimran Singh

Prabhsimran Singh will be another opener for Punjab Kings. After Shikhar Dhawan's ouster, he has done a wonderful job as an opener with 257 runs in 12 games at a 156+ strike rate. 

Rilee Rossouw

Rilee Rossouw played a wonderful knock of 61 runs off 27 balls in the previous match. The South African batter will take the one-down position in the next game too. 

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Liam Livingstone

Liam Livingstone will bat in the middle order for Punjab Kings. The England batter has slacked 111 runs in 7 games with a top knock of 28. He has also got 3 wickets in 4 innings. 

Shashank Singh 

Shashank Singh is the most successful batsman for Punjab Kings in IPL 2024. He scored a quickfire 37 off 19 in the last match. He has slammed 352 runs in 12 games at 58+ on average. 

Sam Curran (C)

Sam Curran is the skipper of the Punjab Kings in IPL 2024 and will lead the side in the next game. The left-handed batter has added 207 runs in 11 innings and grabbed 14 wickets while bowling. 

Ashutosh Sharma

Ashutosh Sharma will be a lower-order batter for the side. The right-handed batsman has held a high strike rate of 171 across 9 games. In 7 innings, he has hit 170 runs including a half-century. 

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Harshal Patel 

Harshal Patel picked a brilliant 3-wicket haul in the previous match. The right-arm pacer is the highest wicket-taker for Punjab Kings in IPL 2024 with 20 wickets. 

Arshdeep Singh

Arshdeep Singh will be another pacer for the side in the next match. The left-arm pacer has clinched 16 scalps in 12 games at an economy of 10+. 

Vidhwath Kaverappa 

Vidhwath Kaverappa was picked in the last match and made his IPL debut. The right-arm pacer got 2 wickets at 9.0 economy and might get another chance in the next game. 

Rahul Chahar

Rahul Chahar will lead the spin attack for Punjab Kings. The right-arm spinner has got 8 wickets in 7 games at an economy of 9.13 with one 3-wicket haul. 

Impact Players

For impact players, Punjab Kings can go ahead with players like Harpreet Brar, Tanay Thyagarajan, Rishi Dhawan, Jitesh Sharma, and Nathan Ellis. 

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