In this 28th match of the IPL 2020 Royal Challengers Bangalore going to face Kolkata Knight Riders at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium. In this season both the teams gave a good starting and won four of their games out of six.
In their previous match with the great support of the RCB Captain Virat Kohli’s massive 90, RCB defeats CSK for 37 runs. At the same time KKR defeats KXIP for two runs.
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Royal Challengers Bangalore Team Preview
RCB team combination really suits well and also they gave an excellent performance in the field. Devdutt Padikkal‘s batting contribution gives a great support for team and the stress on the team captain and AB de Villiers become low.
After the dull batting performance in the early stage Captain Virat Kohli came into his form now. It was a great success for the team RCB. All the RCB team players have exposed their better performance and the only problem they faced is poor performance of opener batsman Aaron Finch.
In the game against Chennai Super Kings, the re-entry of Chris Morris after recovering from the injury becomes the great strength for the team.
RCB develop the skills in the young bowler Washington Sundar who gave wonderful performance in power play. For the last few seasons RCB didn’t graded their death bowling and they have to take some care about that.
They didn’t make any changes in the team players XI. And the performance of Chris Morris, Navdeep Saini, and Washington Sundar will be critical in bowling.
Kolkata Knight Riders Team Preview
Some questions rose between the experts about the batting and bowling order in the middle of the team KKR. But all these changes gave a great success for the Captain Dinesh Karthik and his team mates and they won four of their six matches in this season.
Shubman Gill was the top scorer of the team he scored two half centuries and they really gave a nice batting in this season. Captain Dinesh Karthik and Eoin Morgan also gave a good support for the team. The wonderful performance of KKR bowlers was the main reason for their success in past two games. Against both CSK and KXIP they successfully block their run progress with lot of bowling attacks.
Sunil Narine, was to be praised for his extraordinary death bowling duties.
Andre Russel had a knee injury and his presence in the match is doubtful. If he misses the game Chris Green or Tom Banton will be replaced for him. Because of the poor performance of Kamlesh Nagarkoti he will be replaced by Shivam Mavi.
Match details of RCB Vs KKR
- Date: 12th October 2020
- Time: 7.30 pm (IST)
- Place: Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah.
Weather and Pitch condition
During the match the temperature will be around 24 degrees Celsius so it will be hot today and there will be no rain.
Sharjah stadium is a high scoring place. Bowlers and spinners are welcomed in this ground, slower balls and other tricks of spinners also really working here. When comparing the both teams batting strength we can expect 190 to 200 score in this ground.
Royal Challengers Bangalore Predicted Team XI Squad
Aaron Finch, Devdutt Padikkal, Virat Kohli (C), AB De Villiers (WK), Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Shivam Dube, Washington Sundar, Isuru Udana, Chris Morris, Navdeep Saini, and Yuzvendra Chahal.
Kolkata Knight Riders Predicted Team XI Squad
Rahul Tripathi, Shubman Gill, Nitish Rana, Eoin Morgan, Dinesh Karthik (C and WK), Andre Russell/ Chris Green, Sunil Narine, Pat Cummins, Prasidh Krishna, Kuldeep Yadav, and Kamlesh Nagarkoti/ Shivam Mavi.
Match Prediction and live streaming of the RCB vs KKR
RCB and KKR both won four of their six matches and entering this 28th match with a great success but RCB seems to be stronger in this season. Andre Russels injury and KKR’s continuously changing top order will confuse RCB and that will make a chance for KKR to win the match. Depending on the form which Captain Virat going to take his team will decide the team’s win over KKR.
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