The seventh match of IPL 2021, Rajasthan Royals versus Delhi Capitals, is set to take place at the Wankhede Stadium on Thursday. Both sides have had a contrasting start to their IPL campaign. Delhi Capitals won their first game by 7 wickets against CSK. Rajasthan Royals, on the other hand, fell just short of 4 runs to claim victory in their first game against the Punjab Kings.
Well, the tournament has just started, and both sides understand quite well that it is essential to not lose a single game if they want to cement their positions among the top spots in the points table. Every game from here is crucial, and no side would look to give away any easy wins.
On that note, here’s a look at the statistical preview of the seventh game of the tournament, Rajasthan Royals versus Delhi Capitals-
Head to Head
Rajasthan Royals and Delhi Capitals have had a neck-to-neck competition in IPL. They have played 22 games against each other so far and both sides have won 11 matches apiece. Whichever team wins the contest on Thursday will take the lead.
- Highest run-scorer:
For Delhi Capitals, Shikhar Dhawan has scored the most runs against Rajasthan. He has 547 runs to his name in 19 games at a strike rate of 130.24. Jos Buttler leads the way for Rajasthan, having scored 179 runs at a strike rate of 190.43.
- Highest wicket-takers:
Amit Mishra has taken the most number of wickets for Delhi against Rajasthan. With 30 wickets to his name at an average of 16.10, he is the highest wicket-taker for Delhi. On the other hand, Jaydev Unadkat has 16 wickets to his name at an average of 15.00.
- Form Guide:
Both teams are on the same boat when it comes to the number of wins and losses in the matches they have played till now.