Every game in this IPL has never been short of the build-up that needs to be made. But games like this, which involves MI and RCB, don’t need any hype to be created, as their name has a big market. Entertainment is guaranteed when two franchises with huge fan bases meet each other. Additionally, both the teams are in the same position on the points table, so obviously, the amount of competition involved in this game will skyrocket.
Head to head
Matches played : 31
MI Won: 27
RCB Won: 14
Time: 7.30 PM IST
Venue: Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
A good batting wicket which will be considered a heaven for batters to score runs.
What to Expect?
Since both the teams aren’t that staunch with their bowling department, this is going to be a heavy battle between the star-studded batting line ups.
Probable Playing XIIs
MI Possible XII:
Rohit Sharma(c), Ishan Kishan (wk) , Cameron Green, Suryakumar Yadav, Tilak Verma, Arshad Khan, Tim David, Riley Meredith, Jofra Archer, Akash Madhwal, Nehal Wadhera, Tristan Stubbs
RCB Possible XII:
Faf du Plessis(C), Virat Kohli, Mahipal Lomror, Glenn Maxwell, Wanindu Hasaranga, Kedar Jadhav, Anuj Rawat, Dinesh Karthik(wk), Mohammed Siraj, Harshal Patel, Josh Hazlewood, Karn Sharma
Fantasy Picks for the MI vs RCB Match
Captain : Suryakumar
Suryakumar on his home conditions and with a kind of form he is in currently, makes him the deadliest thing that RCB bowlers are going to face.
Vice captain : Tilak Varma
Tilak Varma will be more comfortable with this pitch and RCB’s bowling line up. His intention is to finish games and he has been improving it with healthy confidence.
Batsmen : S Yadav, T Varma,Faf, Kohli, Wadhera
Wadhera, the new find of MI might get an edge with the Mumbai conditions.
Faf and Virat don’t need any explanation as they both are making 100 runs opening partnership in this tournament.
Wicket keepers : Kishan
Ishan Kishan’s aggressive start will be a trouble for RCB bowlers.
All-rounders : Hasaranga, C Green, Maxwell
Hasaranga with the ball and Maxi with the bat are the only two trustable players at present for RCB other than Virat and Faf.
Green will make it big on any day with his aggression. Also with the ball he is able to make an impact.
Bowlers : Hazlewood, Madhwal
Madhwal’s death over bowling is impressive. So it might bring him wickets.
Hazlewood needs to take on the responsibility as RCB is suffering in defending the bigger total.
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