After a gloomy day trip towards Kings XI Punjab (KXIP), the Virat Kohli-led Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) will likely be desperate to get again on course after they tackle an inconsistent Rajasthan Royals (RR) of their go back fixture of the continuing Indian Premier League (IPL) season on the Dubai Global Cricket stadium on Saturday afternoon.
Even though RCB stay static at 3rd spot within the standings in spite of enduring an eight-wicket loss towards KXIP on Thursday, Kohli & Co wish to tighten their seat belts because the league is now heading against its trade finish.
Head to Head: In 21 encounters between the 2 facets, RR most effective lead marginally with 10 wins, whilst conceding nine defeats (2 deserted). Of their remaining 5 suits, RR have gained 3, whilst RCB secured their most effective victory on this season. One fit was once deserted because of rain.
At venue: That is their first fit in Dubai. Each the perimeters have performed towards each and every different in Abu Dhabi two times.
Let’s check out the statistical preview forward of the recreation:
– Virat Kohli (439) and AB de Villiers (429) are the main run-scorers of all time within the encounters between each the perimeters.
– Shreyas Gopal has disregarded RCB captain Virat Kohli on 3 events in 23 deliveries. Kohli, in the meantime, has scored 35 runs off the spinner. It’s going to be a fascinating combat between the 2 as each groups take the sector.
– Chris Morris is the one bowler within the match to have bowled at an financial system charge of lower than 5 (4.83). He has bowled 12 overs within the match to this point.