Jaipur has offered up different surfaces in the IPL so far with the first-innings scores this season reading 118, 202, and 154. The previous game saw spin dominate proceedings, with spinners picking up six out of the 11 wickets to fall. The powerplay phase may not be as fruitful for the bowlers, who have only accounted for three wickets across six innings. Batting first might be the preferred option, with the pitch likely to slow down as the match progresses.
Jos Buttler, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Sanju Samson (c&wk), Dhruv Jurel, Shimron Hetmyer, Devdutt Padikkal, Jason Holder, Ravichandran Ashwin, Yuzvendra Chahal, Trent Boult/Adam Zampa and Sandeep Sharma.
Jos Buttler (10 matches, 297 runs, Average: 29.70) Jos Buttler has had his moments this season with 297 runs in 10 matches. He is averaging 29.70 with a couple of fifties to his name as well.
Rahul Tripathi (9 matches, 190 runs, Average: 23.75) Rahul Tripathi has underwhelmed to an extent for the SunRisers this season. He has 190 runs in nine matches at an average of 23.75.
Ravichandran Ashwin (11 matches, 13 wickets, Average: 20.00) Ravichandran Ashwin has been the best bowler for the Royals this season. He has 13 wickets in 11 matches at an average of 20. Ashwin has also chipped with some crucial runs, often being promoted to the middle order as well.
Mayank Markande (7 matches, 11 wickets, Average: 16.64) Mayank Markande has improved in leaps and bounds this season, starring as SunRisers' lead spinner. He has 11 wickets in seven matches at an average of 16.64.