RR vs PBKS: Rajasthan Royals will take on Punjab Kings in both teams’ second match of the Indian Premier League. Meanwhile, the Barsapara…
RR vs PBKS: Rajasthan Royals will take on Punjab Kings in both teams’ second match of the Indian Premier League. Meanwhile, the Barsapara Cricket Stadium in Guwahati gave a special welcome to both teams as the venue hosts its first IPL match. To note, the stadium will serve as the home venue of Rajasthan for a few games. The crowd will be able to see their local lad Riyan Parag in action. Follow IPL 2023 LIVE updates with InsideSport.IN.
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RR vs PBKS: Rajasthan Royals & Punjab Kings get WARM COLOURFUL welcome in Guwahati as Barsapara Cricket Stadium makes DEBUT in IPL 2023, Check OUT
No IPL matches has been played at the Barsapara stadium so far. Rajasthan Royals (RR) will play two of their home games at this venue. The Assamese people will also get their first chance to witness local hero Riyan Parag in the IPL, who hails from Assam.
Meanwhile, the home team has won the toss and decided to invite Punjab to bat first. both teams have decided to go unchanged as they search their second victory in a row. A lot will depend on the skipper Shikhar Dhawan if Punjab want to post a competitive total against a formidable bowling line up of the Royals.
Rajasthan Royals (Playing XI): Yashasvi Jaiswal, Jos Buttler, Sanju Samson(w/c), Devdutt Padikkal, Riyan Parag, Shimron Hetmyer, Jason Holder, Ravichandran Ashwin, Trent Boult, KM Asif, Yuzvendra Chahal
Punjab Kings (Playing XI): Shikhar Dhawan(c), Prabhsimran Singh, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Jitesh Sharma(w), Shahrukh Khan, Sam Curran, Sikandar Raza, Nathan Ellis, Harpreet Brar, Rahul Chahar, Arshdeep Singh