Pawan ∙ Updated: Apr 19 2023, 12:24 PM | 3 Min Read

RR vs LSG, Dream 11 Prediction | Grand League Team for the 26th Match of IPL 2023

image-lgn8xd03RR vs LSG, Dream11 Prediction: IPL 2023, Match 25 (Source: AP Photo)

The 26th match of the ongoing edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will see the runners-up from the last edition Rajasthan Royals (RR) lock horns with Lucknow Super Giants (LSG). The encounter is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, April 19, 2023 at Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur. The venue is set to host its first game of the current campaign after RR played its first two home matches in Guwahati. Both sides will meet only once in the league phase of this season.

RR vs LSG, Head-to-Head

The Royals and the Super Giants met twice last year and RR defeated LSG on both occasions by 3 runs at Wankhede Stadium and by 24 runs at Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai.

Head-to-Head (Overall IPL)

Matches: 2
Rajasthan Royals won: 2
Lucknow Super Giants won: 0

Head-to-Head (IPL 2022)

Matches: 2
Rajasthan Royals won: 2
Lucknow Super Giants won: 0

RR vs LSG, Pitch Report: Sawai MansinghStadium, Jaipur

Let us have a look at the numbers of the venue in IPL.

Stadium Records: Overall IPL

Matches: 47
Matches won batting first: 15
Matches won batting second: 32
Average first innings score: 157.7

Spinner's Record

Bowling Average: 32.1
Bowling Strike-rate: 26.0
Economy Rate: 7.4

Pacer's Record

Bowling Average: 29.4
Bowling Strike-rate: 23.4
Economy Rate: 7.6


The stadium will stage its first game of IPL 2023 and is likely to give provide a lot of support to the batters. Over the years, the ground has favoured the chasing side heavily. 

RR vs LSG, Match 26: Playing XIs

RR Team News

No major updates.

Rajasthan Royals Predicted Playing XI

Jos Buttler, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Sanju Samson (wk), Riyan Parag, Shimron Hetmyer, Dhruv Jurel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Trent Boult, Adam Zampa, Sandeep Sharma, and Yuzvendra Chahal. 

Impact Players: Devdutt Padikkal, Murugan Ashwin, Donavin Ferreira, Navdeep Saini, and Joe Root.

LSG Team News

No major updates. 

Lucknow Super Giants Predicted Playing XI

KL Rahul (c), Kyle Mayers, Deepak Hooda, Marcus Stoinis, Krunal Pandya, Nicholas Pooran (wk), Ayush Badoni, Avesh Khan, Yudhvir Singh Charak, Mark Wood, and Ravi Bishnoi.

Impact Players: Amit Mishra, Jaydev Unadkat, Krishnappa Gowtham, Prerak Mankad, and Daniel Sams.

RR vs LSG, Match 26: Three must picks as per venue performance

  1. Jos Buttler (RR): 434 runs in 10 innings (Avg 54.25)
  2. Sanju Samson (RR): 398 runs in 16 innings (Avg 28.42)
  3. K Gowtham (LSG): 8 wickets in 10 innings (Avg 23.75)

RR vs LSG, Match 26: Four must picks as per numbers against the opposition 

  1. Shimron Hetmyer (RR): 59 runs in 1 innings
  2. Yashasvi Jaiswal (RR): 41 runs in 1 innings (Avg 41.00)
  3. Yuzvendra Chahal (RR): 5 wickets in 2 innings (Avg 16.60)
  4. Deepak Hooda (LSG): 84 runs in 2 innings (Avg 42.00)

RR vs LSG, Match 26: Team for Grand League

image-lgn8t52iRR vs LSG, Match 25: Team for Grand League (Powered by Cricket Exchange)

Wicketkeepers: Jos Buttler, Sanju Samson
Batters: Yashasvi Jaiswal, Devdutt Padikkal, Deepak Hooda, KL Rahul
All-rounders: Marcus Stoinis, Kyle Mayers
Bowlers: Ravi Bishnoi, Adam Zampa, Yuzvendra Chahal

Captain: Jos Buttler
Vice-captain: KL Rahul

RR: 7 Players, LSG: 4 Players