Kolkata Knight Riders VS Royal Challengers Bangalore – MyTeam11 Fantasy Cricket Tips, Prediction & Pitch Report
In the last meeting between the Royal Challengers Bangalore(RCB) and Kolkata Knight Riders(KKR), Bangalore thrashed Kolkata in a dominant fashion. RCB has been a confident side this season and might make things difficult for KKR once again in their second encounter in IPL 2020.
IPL 2020, Kolkata Knight Riders VS Royal Challengers Bangalore: Match Details
- Date – Wednesday, 21-October 2020
- Time – 7:30 PM IST
- Venue – Zayed Cricket Stadium, Abu Dhabi
KKR VS RCB Match Preview:
Kolkata Knight Riders(KKR) batsmen are slowly getting back into form. Dinesh Karthik in the last three games has contributed well in the batting. Shubman Gill hasn't made any big scores in a while, he will be crucial at the start of the innings. Andre Russell has had a forgettable tournament with the bat. He needs to fire in this match to keep KKR in the hunt for playoffs.
Varun Chakaravarthy has turned out to be a key player in the bowling line up. In spin-friendly conditions, Kuldeep Yadav might play a big role in this match. Lockie Ferguson's selection turned out to be fruitful in the last match.
Royal Challengers Bangalore's batting line up is in great form. Even though Aaron Finch has failed to score big runs, but he has given decent starts to the team along with Devdutt Padikkal. AB de Villiers will once again play an important role in the side's chance of winning.
Chris Morris and Washington Sundar have been the choke-slammer with the ball. They have given valuable performances with both bat and bowl. Yuzvendra Chahal will be a tough bowler to face on a spin-friendly pitch.
Kolkata Knight Riders have been inconsistent this season but have shown the potential of winning against any team. Royal Challengers Bangalore is having a memorable time in the tournament so far and will come out as favorites in the match.
KKR VS RCB Head to Head:
- Total – 26
- Kolkata Knight Riders – 15
- Royal Challengers Bangalore – 11
KKR VS RCB Team News:
Kolkata Knight Riders - Andre Russell got injured during the last match. There is no clarity about the seriousness of the injury.
Royal Challengers Bangalore - There are no injury concerns in the team as of now.
KKR VS RCB Weather Report:
The temperature during the evening will be around 34 degrees Celcius.
KKR VS RCB Pitch Report:
The pitch was tough for the batsmen in the last game played here between RR & CSK. Spinners might get a good grip and spin during the game.
Kolkata Knight Riders VS Royal Challengers Bangalore Probable Playing XI:
Kolkata Knight Riders - Rahul Tripathi, Shubman Gill, Nitish Rana, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Eoin Morgan (c), Andre Russell/ Sunil Narine, Pat Cummins, Shivam Mavi, Kuldeep Yadav, Lockie Ferguson, Varun Chakravarthy
Royal Challengers Bangalore - Aaron Finch, Devdutt Padikkal, Virat Kohli (c), AB de Villiers (wk), Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Washington Sundar, Chris Morris, Shahbaz Ahmed, Isuru Udana, Navdeep Saini, Yuzvendra Chahal
Kolkata Knight Riders VS Royal Challengers Bangalore Fantasy XI:
Wicket-keepers - AB de Villiers(Captain), Dinesh Karthik
Batsmen - Devdutt Padikkal, Virat Kohli, Rahul Tripathi, Eoin Morgan
All-rounders - Washington Sundar, Chris Morris
Bowlers - Yuzvendra Chahal(Vice-Captain), Varun Chakaravarthy, Lockie Ferguson