This is 17th game of the IPL between RCB and KKR will be hosted by the Chinnaswamy stadium in Bengaluru.
The match starts at 08:00 PM local time (02:30 PM GMT).
Head to Head Matches
Total – 22
Kolkata Knight Riders: 13
Royal Challengers Bangalore: 09
Average first-innings score: 187 (from the last 5 night 20-over IPL games)
Record of chasing teams: Won – 2, Lost –3
Last five completed T20 matches: Recent First)
RCB – L, L, L, L, L
KKR – L, W, W, L, W
• The Chinnaswamy pitch has changed this season.
• Due to the Small Boundaries,match will be high scoring One here
• It gives a full opportunity to the batsmen to score high.
Total matches: 75
Matches won batting first: 31
Matches won bowling first: 40
Average 1st Inns scores: 169
Average 2nd Inns scores: 149
Highest total recorded: 263/5 (20 Ov) by RCB vs PWI
Lowest total recorded: 82/10 (15.1 Ov) by RCB vs KKR
Highest score chased: 207/5 (19.4 Ov) by CSK vs RCB
Lowest score defended: 106/2 (8 Ov) by RCB vs CSK
Previous Meeting IPL-2018
• Sunil Narine | Chris Lynn was the Man of the Match of both the Match in 2018
• KKR won Both the Match chasing 176 & 177
Strategy & Weakness
Make AB de Villiers face Sunil Narine or
He’s been out to the offbreak or googly in three games so far and has a strike-rate of only 100 against spinners this season.
De Villiers averages is only 5.60 against the googly and 9.75 against the offbreak.
Dinesh Karthik, however, might want to keep KuldeepYadav out of de Villiers’ way.
de Villiers scores at a strike-rate of 300,scoring a boundary every 2.2 deliveries.
Shimron Hetmyer, he should bat at No. 3.
Kohli Should open or make klaasen open In place of Hetmyer Or Ali
Royal Challengers have dropped nine of the
19 catches they have attempted in IPL 2019
Virat Kohli needs 17 to reach 8000 in T20s
Chris Lynn’s strike-rate of 94.90 this season
is the second-worst among all batsmen
who have played at least three games this
Ambati Rayudu’s strike-rate of 60.70 is worse.
Kohli, at 98.70, is fifth-worst.In IPL 2019,
Andre Russell has a strike-rate of 258.80 against seam bowlers and 207.70
KEY Players [ 2018 record ]
V Kohli : 68 Runs(44)
Russell : 3Wicket
Kuldeep : 1Wicket
C Lynn : 62 (52)
S Narine : 27 (19)
Uttappa : 36 (21)
N Rana : 15 (10)
Kartik : 23 (10)
M siraj : 2 Wicket
Powerplay & Runs + wicket analysis
Match No :- 2
V Kohli : 31Runs(33)
ABD : 44 Runs (23)
P Chawal 2 [ wicket ]
S Narine 1 [Wicket]
N Rana 2 [Wicket]
C Lynn : 5Runs(8)
S Narine : 50Run(19)
Uttappa : 13Run(12)
N Rana : 34Run(25)
Kartik : 35Run(29)
U Yadav 2 Wicket
Powerplay & Runs + wicket analysis
Royal Challengers Bangalore:
Virat Kohli(C), Parthiv Patel, Devdutt Padikkal, AB de Villiers✈️, Gurkeerat Singh, Akshdeep Nath, Shimron Hetmyer✈️, Colin de Grandhomme✈️, Shivam Dube, Himmat Singh, Milind Kumar, Marcus Stoinis✈️, Moeen Ali✈️, Pawan Negi, Washington Sundar, Prayas Ray Barman, Heinrich Klaasen✈️, Yuzvendra Chahal, Umesh Yadav, Mohammed Siraj, Navdeep Saini, Kulwant Khejroliya, Tim Southee✈️, Nathan Coulter-Nile✈️
RCB playing 11 :-
1)Virat Kohli (c)
3)AB de Villiers✈️
6)Moeen Ali✈️ / Heinrich Klaasen✈️
7)Washington Sundar / Pawan Negi
Kolkata Knight Riders: Dinesh Karthik, Robin Uthappa, Chris Lynn, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Shubman Gill, Piyush Chawla, Kuldeep Yadav, Prasidh Krishna, Nitish Rana, Rinku Singh, Carlos Brathwaite, Lockie Ferguson, Nikhil Naik, Harry Gurney, Yarra Prithviraj, Joe Denly, Shrikant Mundhe, Sandeep Warrier, KC Cariappa
KKR playing 11:-
1)Sunil Narine✈️ / Nikhil Naik/Carlos Brathwaite,