Royal challengers Banglore beat Chennai Super kings earlier in this season by 37 runs.
The 44th match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 is going to be played between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Chennai Super Kings at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai.
The game will start at 3:30 pm IST (02:00 pm local time). This will be telecasted on the Star Sports Network (Available in English, Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada and Bengali). Live streaming also available on Disney+ Hotstar.
The Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) are brilliant this season and it’s been a superb turnaround for them. They won 7 out of 10 games already and with 4 more games to travel within the league stages, Virat Kohli and his men will anticipate to getting a firm hold on one among the highest two spots. In their next match, RCB is going to be taking over the Chennai Super Kings (CSK).
CSK has had a torrid time this season. Nothing seems to be going right for them and none of their players stood apart from Faf du Plessis and Sam Curran. In their last game, the Mumbai Indians (MI) annihilated them first with the ball then with the bat leading to a 10-wicket loss for MS Dhoni and his men. Already out of the tournament, CSK possesses nothing to lose at this stage and will look to return hard at RCB.
RCB vs CSK Weather Report for Match 44:
Sunday afternoon it will be the Sunday day: Temperature will be raising around 32-33 degree celsius.
There is some swing on offer for the pacers for the primary two or three overs. it’s during that phase when teams should look to form the first inroads. Batting second seems to be preferred as we are progressing towards the top of the tournament.
Average first innings score:
175 (At this venue during this tournament till Match 40)
Record of chasing teams:
Won – 5, Lost – 10, Tied – 3
Injury and Availability News:
(Will be added when there’s an update)
RCB vs CSK Today’s Probable Playing XIs:
Royal Challengers Bangalore:
Devdutt Padikkal, Aaron Finch, Virat Kohli (c), AB de Villiers (wk), Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Washington Sundar, Chris Morris, Isuru Udana, Navdeep Saini, Yuzvendra Chahal, Mohammed Siraj.
Chennai Super Kings:
Faf du Plessis, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Sam Curran, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni (c)(wk), Ravindra Jadeja, N Jagadeesan, Deepak Chahar, Shardul Thakur, Imran Tahir, Lungi Ngidi/Josh Hazlewood.
RCB vs CSK Top Picks for Today’s Dream11 Match;
Virat Kohli has engineered his thanks to 365 runs in 10 games this season at a mean of 61 and even registered two half-centuries.
Faf du Plessis has been a pillar who stood strong for his team this season. the previous Proteas skipper scored 376 runs in 11 matches so far.
AB de Villiers batted in 9 innings so far within the tournament and scored 285 runs at a mean of 57.
Yuzvendra Chahal picked up 15 wickets in 10 games and has been the foremost important bowler for RCB this season.
Chris Morris accounted for 9 wickets in 5 games and has been brilliant for RCB.
Sam Curran scored 173 runs in 10 innings and even picked up 10 wickets. He has been one among the simplest players for CSK this season.
Captain and Vice-Captain Selection:
Captain Options –
Virat Kohli, Chris Morris , AB de villiers
Vice-Captain Options –
Faf du Plessis, Sam Curran
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