In 2nd game at Holkar Stadium of Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, Madhya Pradesh will be squaring off against Rajasthan on Wednesday. Both Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh are coming off a win in their respective first-round matches.
MP vs RJS Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Details:
The 39th game of the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 tournament will be played between host Madhya Pradesh and visitor Rajasthan on 13th of January at Holkar Stadium, Indore.
The game is scheduled to begin at 7:30 PM and it can be seen live on FanCode in India.
MP vs RJS Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Preview:
Rajasthan played their first match against Vidarbha in which they won by 3 wickets, both Chahar brothers took 3 wickets each for their team and restricted the opponents merely to 104 runs which they chased down later with 3 wickets remaining in 14th over.
Madhya Pradesh scored 214 runs in their first game and all their batsman came out and started hitting from the first ball itself, and won the match by 6 runs, Rajat Patidar was their highest-scorer with 96 runs.
MP vs RJS Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Weather Report:
Thus will be a night game hence the temperature is expected to be little cooler around 28-30°C on the match day, the sky will be clear and there are no chances of rain despite some broken clouds, the game will proceed as scheduled.
MP vs RJS Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Pitch Report:
Holkar cricket stadium is traditionally a batting-friendly pitch, it supports batsmen and stroke making, lots of runs are expected from both the teams, bowlers will have to operate smartly.
Average 1st innings score:
Record of chasing teams:
60% of the matches have been won while batting first here in recent 5 matches.
MP vs RJS Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Injury Update:
(Will be added when there is an update)
MP vs RJS Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Probable XIs:
Madhya Pradesh: Parth Sahani, Rajat Patidar, Abhishek Bhandari, Rishabh Chouhan, Kumar Kartikeya, Ankit Sharma, Avesh Khan, Mihir Hirwani, Venkatesh Iyer, Ishwar Pandey, Kuldeep Sen.
Bench: Saransh Jain, Himanshu Mantri, Surendra Malviya, Arpit Gaud
Rajasthan: Rajesh Bishnoi, Yash Kothari, Ankit Lamba, Tanveer-Ul-Haq, Ashok Maneria, Rajat Chaudhary, Aditya Garhwal, Deepak Chahar, Rahul Chahar, Salman Khan, Mahipal Lomror.
Bench: Aniket Choudhary, Chanrapaul Singh, Ravi Bishnoi
MP vs RJS Top Picks for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Tips:
Deepak Chahar has been one of the main bowlers for CSK when it comes to IPL, but in domestic leagues, he is more of an all-rounder, he has performed in several matches with the bat as well for Rajasthan, in his last match against Vidarbha, he took 3 wickets and also scored 11 crucial runs.
Rahul Chahar is another half of the Chahar brothers, he plays for MI in IPL as their specialist leg spinner, he was in amazing form in that tournament in fact he started this tournament with another 3 wicket hauls. Keep an eye on him for the highest wicket-taker of the league award.
Arjit Gupta is the middle-order batsman for the Rajasthan, he played a match-winning knock of 41 not out with the help of 4 sixes and 2 boundaries in his last match against Vidarbha.
Rajat Patidar of Madhya Pradesh played a blistering knock of 96 runs off just 51 balls, he smashed 4 sixes and 10 boundaries in the process and helped his side to post a 200+ total.
MP vs RJS Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Captain and Vice-Captain Choices:
Captain Deepak Chahar, Rajat Patidar
Vice-Captain – Rahul Chahar, Arjit Gupta.
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for MP vs RJS Dream11 Team And Fantasy Cricket:
Keeper – Rakesh Thakur
Batsmen – Rajat Patidar (VC), Parth Sahani, Rajesh Bishnoi
All-rounders – Mahipal Lomror, Vanktesh Iyer, Arjit Gupta
Bowlers – Deepak Chahar (C), Rahul Chahar, Khaleel Ahmed, Avesh Khan
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for MP vs RJS Dream11 Team And Fantasy Cricket:
Keeper – Mahender Singh
Batsmen – Rajat Patidar, Ankit Lamba, Rishabh Chouhan
All-rounder – Vanktesh Iyer (C), Arjit Gupta, Mahipal Lomror
Bowlers – Deepak Chahar, Rahul Chahar (VC), Avesh Khan, Ankit Sharma
MP vs RJS Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Expert Advice:
The Holkar Cricket Stadium has batting-friendly pitches. The pitches have been supporting batsmen and crucial bowlers will have to operate smartly to keep the total below the average score. Stack top-order batsmen in your fantasy teams.
MP vs RJS Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Probable Winners:
Rajasthan is a much better team and has a balance of batsmen and bowlers in their team. They are hence favourites to win this match.