Royal Challengers Bangalore will face Kings XI Punjab in their home ground in IPL-10 on Friday. The Bangalore team is already out of the playoffs, but Kings XI will try to maintain their hopes of playoffs with another win. The team of the Challengers is at last position in the eight teams table. In this season, there are eight defeats and only two wins. Virat Kohli’s team has played 10 matches so far.
Punjab defeated Delhi Daredevils by 10 wickets in their last match. Punjab have four wins and five defeats. So far, Bangalore’s team, which proved to be weak in all areas of the game, could shock Punjab’s hopes. The Bangalore team is still struggling in the entire tournament after being a batsman like Captain Kohli, AB de Villiers, Chris Gayle and Shane Watson.
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kings XI Punjab Live Score & Team Details
Match : Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kings XI Punjab
Vanue : M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
Time : 08:00 PM
Bowling attack of the team has not proved to be effective. In the fielding, the team is also behind. In the last match, there were many catches droped against Mumbai Indians, due to which they had to face defeat by five wickets. At the same time, Punjab is full of confidence after winning the match against Delhi in the last match. Varun Aaron, Sandeep Sharma, Mohit Sharma and T. Natarajan have done well in the bowling attack.
The batsmen also won in 7.5 overs against Delhi. New Zealand’s Martin Guptill scored an unbeaten 50 in 27 balls to win Punjab. In Punjab team , there are also batsmen like Captain Glenn Maxwell, Shaun Marsh. If Bangalore wants to win Friday’s match, then they have to come up with a solid strategy against Punjab.
Kings XI Punjab beat Royal Challengers Bangalore 11 times in 19 matches . These two teams have played against each other in Chinnaswamy eight times and have won four – four matches. In the beginning of this season, Kings XI defeated RCB despite AB de Villiers’s 89 in 46 balls.
Royal Challengers Bangalore Team : Chris Gayle, Virat Kohli (Captain), AB De Villiers, Travis Head, Kedar Jadhav (wicketkeeper), Sachin Baby / Mandeep Singh, Pawan Negi, Samuel Badri, Sreenath Arvind, Aniket Choudhury, Yuswendra Chahal
Kings XI Punjab Team : Hashim Amla, Martin Guptill, Manan Vohra, Shaun Marsh, Glenn Maxwell (Captain), Ridiman Saha (wicketkeeper), Akshar Patel, Mohit Sharma, Sandeep Sharma, Varun Aaron, T. Natarajan.