The Royal Challengers Bangalore had been in tremendous shape and can intention to proceed at the momentum once they take at the Kings XI Punjab in IPL 2020 on Tuesday. Bangalore are recently 3rd within the desk and feature a possibility to overhaul MI at 2nd with a win.
KXIP are having a disastrous season thus far, having scored simplest two issues from seven suits. Alternatively, the facet receives a much-needed morale spice up with the restoration of Chris Gayle, who is about to make his first look of the season later this night.
As each the edges meet for the sport, let’s check out one of the key stats:
Head to Head: There is not a lot to split the 2 aspects. RCB and KXIP have met on 25 events and the Punjab franchise leads marginally with a 13-12 combination. Of their previous 5 encounters, alternatively, RCB had been dominant with 4 wins.
On the venue: Whilst they’ll be assembly for the primary time in Sharjah, this might be their 3rd fit in UAE. Kings XI Punjab have received each the video games in opposition to RCB within the nation thus far, having registered an enormous 97-run win previous this season over the facet — which additionally stays their simplest win of the season.
– Washington Sundar boasts of an amazing financial system charge of four.91 on this event. He has bowled 22 overs on this version thus far and is simplest crowned via teammate Chris Morris (4.50), who has seven overs to his identify.
– Chris Gayle has scored 2,233 runs within the powerplay in his IPL occupation thus far, which is nearly part of his overall runs within the event’s historical past (4,484). If he performs as of late, will he outshine Sundar?