The IPL tournament which can also be called a Vacation plan for many of us is coming up with a match between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kings XI Punjab. It is going to be a massive game between the Kings and the Challengers.
Today’s Match prediction for RCB vs KXIP is as follows:-
Toss Predictions for RCB vs KXIP:
The Pitch report for M Chinnaswamy is moreover batting friendly than a bowling pitch so whoever wins the toss would want to bat first to put a 200+ score to defend easily in the 2nd innings. The toss will have a massive effect on the result of the match and could change the match prediction in either direction.
If RCB bats first (predicted score: 160-190)
Looking at the batting line-up of Bangalore right from the start they will aim to go after the opposition bowlers as they have big hitters till No.7 and the key innings will be played in the middle-order by De Villiers and Moeen Ali. Our Ipl match predictions suggest that someone like Marcus Stoinis who can come to bat at 6 can play a big inning which can add handful runs to the team. Death overs will be crucial and could change the course and match prediction for RCB vs KXIP.
If KXIP bats first(predicted score: 180-200)
If Gayle and Rahul start with their big hits right in the powerplay they can make 50-60 runs right there, their middle-order can lack if Henriques plays will be the one to balance there. However they he hasnt played any game for kxip till now. Miller’s innings will be crucial in the end. The maximum runs are expected in the powerplay by KL Rahul and the universal boss Chris Gayle.
Team News of RCB and KXIP:
Royal Challengers Bangalore(RCB):-
The team has plenty of foreign player choices to make, like the all-rounder choice between Marcus Stoinis, De Grandhomme, and Mooen Ali, they can play anyone out of them.
The tournament is almost on its end and now they have come up with their perfect playing XI, where Ab de Villiers will be one of the top order batsman followed with Stoinis and Moeen who will be the all-rounders for the side. And Dale Steyn the Key bowler to the side. Parthiv Patel will be the first choice wicketkeeper and is expected to open with skipper Virat Kohli.
RCB Predicted Playing XI:-
Parthiv Patel, Kohli, De Villiers, Moeen,Nath, Shivam Dube, Stoinis, Steyn, Siani, Umesh, Chahal.
Kings 11 Punjab:-
The opening pair of Punjab comprising of Gayle and Rahul was outstanding last season and will be a challenge for any bowling side in this league. In their middle order side they will continue to play with Mayank and Miller. There will be a choice between Mandeep and Sarfaraz. Also there will be an all-rounder choice between the overseas players Sam Curran and Henriques. Ashwin to lead the side.
RCB Points Table as of Now:
RCB performance of last 5 Matches:
Kings 11 Punjab (KXIP) predicted XI:-
Gayle, Rahul, Nair, Henriques, Agarwal, Miller, Sarfaraz, Ashwin,M Ashwin, Tye, Shami.
Top Players in Predicted XI:
The Universal Boss will be entering the Chinnaswamy stadium after long time. He is very familiar with the ground and we predict there will be raining sixes from his bat.
The Bangluru boy knows his ground very well and will score high in today’s match. He too played for RCB before. We predict that he and Gayle will have an amazing time opening the innings and score atleast a 50+ partnership.
KXIP Points Table as of Now:
KXIP Last 5 match performance:
Key Player Battles for RCB vs KXIP:-
Shivam Dubey vs Karun Nair:
Dubey will be the emerging player for RCB and matches Nair’s Role in Punjab, Both of these players have to play a safer inning for their side, Nair being senior to Dubey will have the edge to win the battle. We predict Nair to score more than Dubey.
Sundar vs Ashwin:
The two off-spinners will contend a competition on the field and will produce important spells for their sides. Ashwin usually prefers to bowl in the starting overs whereas Sundar is brought after the Powerplay is completed. Ashwin’s bowling has been predictable and it gets easy for the batsman to read him and smash him. We predict Sundar to have good economy rate than Ashwin.
Head to Head for RCB vs CSK:-
Our Today’s IPL Match Prediction for RCB vs CSK:-
The match predictions between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kings XI Punjab will see RCB winning as they already have a strong squad against Punjab and can easily collect 2 points from here.
So this was our Match Predictions, what is your match prediction for RCB vs KXIP?
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