Finally the tournament has hit with commencement of reverse fixture which will be played between KKR taking on RCB on 3rd May 2021 at Ahmedabad. It will be the 30th match of the tournament.
The match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Royal Challengers Bangalore is always been entertaining and seems to be biggest rivalry in the IPL History.
Royal Challengers Bangalore has been in good form with winning 5 matches out of 7 matches with 10 points having net run rate of -0.171. In their last encounter team has lost against Punjab Kings and they will definitely look to bring back the momentum as they are just 2 wins away from cementing their qualification for the playoffs spots. This year team has better combination and Virat Kohli will aiming to carry the same forward.
On the other hand, Kolkata Knight Riders are in the worst situation as they have won only 2 wins from their seven matches. They have only 4 points yet in their kitty with second most worst net run rate of -0.494. Right now KKR are at 7th spot in the points table.
Team has mandatory to find out the best combination as still franchise is lacking off better playing XI. Their last match against Delhi Capitals where Delhi franchise has dominated totally in all the three departments.
Last time in IPL-2021, when both the team met, Royal Challengers Bangalore posted a target of 204-4 in the span of 20 overs while in chase, Kolkata Knight Riders could only made 166-8, and RCB won the match by a good margin of 38 runs. Ab de Villiers was awarded as the Man of the Match.
Now let’s see Will KKR bounce back or RCB continues its dominance over KKR??
RCB: Devdutt Padikkal, Virat Kohli (C), Washington Sundar/Rajat Patidar, AB de Villiers (WK), Glenn Maxwell, Shahbaz Ahmed, Daniel Sams, Kyle Jamieson, Harshal Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal, Mohammad Siraj,
KKR: Nitish Rana, Shubman Gill, Rahul Tripathi, Sunil Narine, Eoin Morgan (c), Dinesh Karthik (wk), Andre Russell, Pat Cummins, Prasidh Krishna, Varun Chakravarthy, Shivam Mavi
Suggested Fantasy XI of RCB vs KKR match for Good Gamer Fantasy App