The Rajasthan Royals finished second on the points table in the Tata IPL this season, while Royal Challengers Bangalore ended fourth in the league stages.
Gujarat Titans defeated the Rajasthan Royals by 7 wickets in Qualifier 1 of the Indian Premier League. The Rajasthan Royals’ Jos Buttler and Sanju Samson scored 89 and 47 runs, respectively, in that game. Trent Boult and Obed McCoy both took a wicket.
The Royal Challengers Bangalore won their last game in the Eliminator against the Lucknow Super Giants by 14 runs. Rajat Patidar scored an unbeaten 112 runs for Royal Challengers Bangalore in that game, and Josh Hazlewood took three wickets.
This season, the Rajasthan Royals and Royal Challengers Bangalore have played two games against each other, with the Rajasthan Royals winning one game and the Royal Challengers Bangalore winning the other. The winner in this match will face the Gujarat Titans in the finals, while the loser will be eliminated from the competition.
The surface of the Ahmedabad stadium may vary depending on the pitch that is used for the match. The spinners benefit from the red dirt pitches because they dry out faster, and the spinners have had a decent run at this venue in the past.
Probable Playing XIs
Jos Buttler, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Sanju Samson (C & wk), Devdutt Padikkal, Shimron Hetmyer, Riyan Parag, Ravichandran Ashwin, Trent Boult, Obed McCoy, Yuzvendra Chahal, Prasidh Krishna
Royal Challengers Bangalore:
Faf du Plessis (C), Virat Kohli, Rajat Patidar, Glenn Maxwell, Mahipal Lomror, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Shahbaz Ahmed, Wanindu Hasaranga, Harshal Patel, Siddarth Kaul, Josh Hazlewood
Jos Buttler has hammered 70 runs against Royal Challengers Bangalore in the first head-to-head match of IPL 2022. He scored 89 runs against Gujarat Titans in the Qualifier 1.
Shimron Hetmyer has scored more than 300 runs in this edition with very high Strike rate of 159.
Faf du Plessis scored 443 runs in the IPL in 2022 and is the leading scorer for Royal Challengers Bangalore. He played some crucial knocks in this season.
Glenn Maxwell has performed with both the bat and the ball. He has scored 277 runs and picked up 6 wickets.
Harshal Patel is the main bowler for Royal Challengers Bangalore in death overs. He is picking wickets in the death overs.
Wicket-Keepers: Jos Buttler, Sanju Samson
Batsmen: Faf du Plessis, Shimron Hetmyer, Virat Kohli, Rajat Patidar
All-Rounders: Glenn Maxwell (VC), Ravichandran Ashwin
Bowlers: Wanindu Hasaranga, Yuzvendra Chahal, Harshal Patel
Captain and Vice Captain Choices
Jos Buttler, Faf du Plessis, Glenn Maxwell, Yuzvendra Chahal