IPL 46th match between DC and RCB at Feroz Kotla Delhi. DC is at 3rd place with 14 points and RCB is at 8th place with 8 points.
DC has won its last match against RR by 6 wickets and even RCB has won their last match against KXlP by 17 runs.
Both the teams look in great form with their all-round performance. RCB will be missing Dale Steyn in their bowling line-up as he is ruled out of IPL because of his shoulder injury. DC has always maintained a well-balanced side throughout the season however as season progresses somewhere down the line middle order of DC started looking weak. Both the teams might play with same Xl.
At the start of the season, RCB were struggling with their form and balance resulted in six consecutive losses however eventually they found the right team composition and won their last three matches and the team is looking in great form. DC has a mix Win and loss in between but they have pulled maximum wins in the contest so far. They can give a tough fight to RCB.
Head to Head Overall Matches – 23
DC – 7 RCB- 15
Probable Playing Xl
Royal Challengers Bangalore:
Parthiv Patel (WK), Virat Kohli (C), AB De Villiers, Marcus Stoinis, Colin de Grandhomme, Akshdeep Nath, Wahington Sundar, Umesh Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Navdeep Saini, Tim Southee.
Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Colin Ingram, Shreyas Iyer (C), Rishabh Pant (WK), Axar Patel, Chris Morris, Sherfane Rutherford, Kagiso Rabada, Amit Mishra, Ishant Sharma
Average Score at Kotla – 198
Last 3 Matches Form :
DC : L,W,W
RCB : W,W,W
If RCB wants to keep their playoff chances alive they need to win this match with higher run rate or this could be the end for this season. DC needs one more win to seal their playoff spot.
So, it’s a Do or Die situation for RCB – Can they do it Tonight?