35th match of IPL 2019 : KKR vs RCB
Both teams will face each other second time in IPL 2019. In their first encounter KKR defeated RCB. Royal Challengers Bangalore will try to equal the balance by defeating KKR in this match. This match will be played at Eden Gardens. You can watch the live match on Star Sports and Hotstar from 8 PM. Here, we will discuss about possible playing XI of KKR vs RCB match.
Head to Head
- They have played 24 matches against each other, out of them 15 matches are won by KKR and 9 matches are won by RCB.
- At Eden gardens 9 matches are played. Out of them, 6 matches are won by KKR and 3 are won by RCB.
Kolkata Knight Riders
After a good start in IPL 2019, KKR has lost their last three matches back to back. Big concern for KKR has been Andre Russell fitness. They are heavily dependent on Andre Russell. Good news for them is Chris Lynn is back in form. He scored a half century in last match. But their captain Dinesh Karthik is not in good form.
Playing XI : Sunil Narine, Chris Lynn, Robin Uthappa, Nitish Rana, Dinesh Karthik(w/c), Andre Russell/Carlos Brathwaite, Shubman Gill, Piyush Chawla, Kuldeep Yadav, Prasidh Krishna, Harry Gurney
Royal Challengers Bangalore
After losing back to back 6 matches RCB their first match against KXIP but lost to MI in next match. They are bottom of points table with only one win. If Royal Challengers Bangalore wants to qualify in play-offs now, they have to win all of their remaining 6 matches in any condition. Losing in this match will make them out of IPL. Dale Steyn may join RCB in this match and replace Mohammed Siraj. Moen Ali last match performance will boost confidence of his team. AB de Villers and Virat Kohli have been continuously performing well. Yuzvendar chahal is consistently taking wickets in matches.
Possible playing XI of RCB
Playing XI): Parthiv Patel(w), Virat Kohli(c), AB de Villiers, Marcus Stoinis, Moeen Ali, Akshdeep Nath, Pawan Negi, Umesh Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Navdeep Saini, Mohammed Siraj / Dale Steyn.