KKR Vs RCP, DOS Update: The 39th IPL 2020 match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Royal Challengers Bangalore is scheduled to take place today at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi. Kolkata Knight Riders won the toss and elected to bat first against Royal Challengers Bangalore. As for RCP, Siraj XI is back in the game and Shahbaz is not out. In the XI match played by KKR, Sivan Mavi and Andre Russell are joined by Ponton and Prasid. Both teams have won their previous matches here, so their eyes will be on continuing to win.
In the previous match, KKR beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by a super over, but RCB beat Rajasthan Royals by 7 wickets. The team that appeared in today’s match will lose the top 4 places in the IPL 2020 points table.
IPL 2020: Will Ian Morgan-led Kolkata Knight Riders have a hand against Sunrisers Hyderabad ahead of tonight’s match?
The Kolkata Knight Riders won their last match of the Super Cup. The team had to defend 17 runs in the last over against Hyderabad when captain Eoin Morgan bowled to Andre Russell. After the match, Morgan said he had asked Russell to allow him to throw the over.
IPL 2020: Can Royal Challengers Bangalore, led by Virat Kohli, continue their winning streak?
R.C.P. Speaking of which, AB de Villiers stole the show in the RCP’s last match against Rajasthan. He snatched the win from Rajasthan when he hit shots all around the field. De Villiers plays a finisher for RCB.
The arrival of Chris Morris on the team has also strengthened the bowling attack. Navdeep Saini and Isuru Udhana support him well. Meanwhile, on the spin field, Yusvendra Sahal and Washington Sunder pair are bowling well.
IPL 2020, Kolkata Knight Riders vs Royal Challengers Bangalore Head to Head: A total of 25 matches have been played between the two teams, in which KKR has won 14 matches while RCB has won 11 matches. Speaking of the last 6 matches, RCB has been on the verge of recording two wins this season, including one win. When the two teams last clashed in IPL 2020, RKP won by 82 runs over KKR.
KKR Vs RCB, Toss Update: Kolkata Knight Riders won the toss and elected to bat first against Royal Challengers Bangalore.
Royal Challengers Bangalore (playing XI): Devadoot Padikkal, Aaron Pinch, Virat Kohli (C), AB de Villiers (W), Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Washington Sunder, Chris Morris, Mohammad Siraj, Isuru Udana, Navdeep Saini, Yusvendra Sahal
Kolkata Knight Riders (playing XI): Subman Gill, Tom Panton, Nitish Rana, Eon Morgan (E), Dinesh Karthik (W), Rahul Tripathi, Pat Cummins, Lucky Ferguson, Kuldeep Yadav, Praseeth Krishna, Varun Chakraborty