Punjab Kings and Rajasthan Royals will lock horns in IPL 2021 encounter on September 21. The match will be played at Dubai International Stadium. RR is led by Sanju Samson in IPL 2021 while KL Rahul is the skipper of Punjab Kings. In the earlier encounter between both the teams, Punjab Kings emerged winner by 4 runs.
Rajasthan Royals currently take the 5th spot in the points table. Out of 7 games, RR have lost 4 and won 3. On the other hand, PBKS hold the 6th spot in the points table. Out of 8 games, PBKS have won 3 and lost 5. Both the teams have few exceptional players who will aim to give their best performance in the match. Here we talk about 3 player battles to watch out for the PBKS vs RR match of IPL 2021.
IPL 2021: PBKS vs RR- 3 Player Battles To Watch Out For
3. KL Rahul vs Chris Morris
Punjab Kings skipper KL Rahul is in great batting form since the start of IPL 2021. He has so far smacked 4 half-centuries in the tournament and is the 2nd highest run-getter with 331 runs in 7 innings. He will be a big danger to Rajasthan Royals.
Chris Morris will have to task to eliminate KL Rahul and stop him from smacking a big score. Chris Morris is the 2nd highest wicket-taker in the tournament with 14 wickets. In the last encounter, KL Rahul slammed 91* runs against Rajasthan Royals. This time, Morris will aim to diminish KL Rahul while bowling.