Rajasthan Royals and Delhi Daredevils play each other in the second match of the day in match number 23 in Delhi. Shane Watson led Rajasthan Royals are placed at third position after the end of UAE leg of IPL. On the other hand Delhi Daredevils are second placed from the bottom. The two sides have met before for 12 contests, with both the teams winning 6 matches each.
Delhi Daredevils will be motivated by their convincing win over Mumbai Indians in their last match in IPL 2014. With the return of their regular captain Kevin Pietersen, Delhi will look forward to a better show against Rajasthan Royals and not lag behind the IPL points table.
|IPL 2008||19th April, 2008||Delhi Daredevils won by 9 wickets|
|IPL 2008||11th May, 2008||Rajasthan Royals won by 3 wickets|
|IPL 2008||30th May, 2008||Rajasthan Royals won by 105 runs (SF)|
|IPL 2009||28th April, 2009||Rajasthan Royals won by 5 wickets|
|IPL 2009||17th May, 2009||Delhi Daredevils won by 14 runs|
|IPL 2010||15th March, 2010||Delhi Daredevils won by 6 wickets|
|IPL 2010||31st March, 2010||Delhi Daredevils won by 67 runs|
|IPL 2011||12th April, 2011||Rajasthan Royals won by 6 wickets|
|IPL 2012||29th April, 2012||Delhi Daredevils won by 1 run|
|IPL 2012||1st May, 2012||Delhi Daredevils won by 6 wickets|
|IPL 2013||6th April, 2013||Rajasthan Royals won by 5 runs|
|IPL 2013||7th May, 2013||Rajasthan Royals won by 9 wickets|
Rajasthan Royals had an upper hand in their last match against Delhi Daredevils, when they beat Delhi by 9 wickets.