RCB vs KXIP Dream11 Fantasy Cricket: The 31st match of the IPL 2020 will be played between RCB and KXIP at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium in Sharjah.
Kings XI Punjab would have thoroughly enjoyed their luxurious break of five days, but have an uphill climb ahead of them.
The Kings from Punjab are almost in a do-or-die situation and will need to register a win in their upcoming contest unless they want to become the first team to be eliminated from the reckoning for the playoffs.
This match is scheduled to start at 07:30 PM IST (06:00 PM local time) (02:00 PM UTC). The game will be telecasted on the Star Sports Network.
RCB vs KXIP Pitch Condition/Report:
The captain winning the toss here will be a bit reluctant to bat second here considering the results of the last couple of matches.
Chasing it a difficult task at this venue despite the shorter boundaries. Teams should look to bat first and get a total in excess of 190 or 200 here.
It will be 32 degrees Celsius at the start of the game and the temperature will fall considerably as the night progresses.
Average first innings score: 209 (Thus far at this venue in this tournament)
Record of chasing teams: Won – 1, Lost – 5, Tied – 0
Injury Update: Chris Gayle has recovered from stomach injection and is likely to play this game.
RCB vs KXIP Probable Playing XI:
RCB: Devdutt Padikkal, Aaron Finch, Virat Kohli (c), AB de Villiers (wk), Washington Sundar, Shivam Dube, Chris Morris, Isuru Udana, Navdeep Saini, Mohammed Siraj, Yuzvendra Chahal.
KXIP: KL Rahul (c), Mayank Agarwal, Deepak Hooda/Mandeep Singh, Nicholas Pooran, Simran Singh (wk), Chris Gayle, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Sheldon Cottrell/Hardus Viljoen, Ravi Bishnoi, Mohammed Shami, Arshdeep Singh.
RCB vs KXIP Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Team:
Wicket-Keeper – AB de Villiers, KL Rahul (vc), Nicholas Pooran
Batters – Virat Kohli (c), Devdutt Padikkal, Mandeep Singh
All-Rounders – Chris Morris, Washington Sundar
Bowlers – Yuzvendra Chahal, Arshdeep Singh, Ravi Bishnoi