RCB vs KKR is the 36th game of the TATA IPL 2023 features a heavyweight clash between the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and the 2-time champions Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on Wednesday, April 26.
RCB vs KKR: Match Details
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight Riders, Match 36, IPL 2023
Venue: M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru, India
Date & Time: Wednesday, April 26, 7:30 PM IST
Telecast: Star Sports Network
Streaming Details: JioCinema
RCB vs KKR: Match Preview
In Match 36 of the TATA IPL 2023, the home team Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) will lock horns with the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore on Wednesday.
The Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) side, led by Faf Du Plessis, is coming on the back of a 7-run victory against Rajasthan Royals (RR).
On the other hand, the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) side, led by Nitish Rana, is coming on the back of a 49-run loss against the Chennai Super Kings (CSK).
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) have won the 4 out of the 7 games and with 8 points and a net run rate of -0.008 are placed in 5th position in the points table. On the other hand, the Kolkata Knight Riders have won 2 out of 7 games and with 4 points and a net run rate of -0.186 are placed at 8th position.
RCB vs KKR: Pitch Report
The surface at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore is a typical batsman friendly surface. A high-scoring encounter is expected given the nature of the pitch. Therefore, the captain winning the toss will be prefer to bowl first and chasing the target could prove to be the right decision. The side batting first would look to notch up a huge total on the board to put the opposition under pressure.
RCB vs KKR: Probable Playing 11
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB): Virat Kohli, Faf du Plessis (c), Mahipal Lomror, Glenn Maxwell, Shahbaz Ahmed, Dinesh Karthik (wk), David Willey, Wanindu Hasaranga, Harshal Patel, Mohammed Siraj, Vijaykumar Vyshak
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR): N Jagadeesan (wk), Jason Roy, Venkatesh Iyer, Nitish Rana (c), Rinku Singh, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Lockie Ferguson, Kulwant Khejroliya, Umesh Yadav, Varun Chakaravarthy
RCB vs KKR: Today’s Match Prediction
Considering the combination of the Royal Challengers Bangalore are expected to win this match.
RCB vs KKR: Dream11 Prediction Today Match
Keeper: Dinesh Karthik
Batsmen: Virat Kohli, Faf du Plessis, Jason Roy (c)
All-rounders: Glenn Maxwell, Andre Russell, Wanindu Hasaranga
Bowlers: Harshal Patel, Mohammad Siraj (vc), Varun Chakravarthy, David Willey
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.