Mumbai Indians have lost all of their games so far, while on the other side Royal Challengers Bangalore have lost twice out of three bouts. Both the team has displayed an unfortunate presentation this season and need to come out stronger. Looking forward to today’s encounter both the side is in serious need of the success tastes and winning moments.
Both the franchise ought to direct some serious world class players in the field and it is important for the big guns to fire in this crucial encounter. From Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers to the likes of Kieron Pollard and Rohit Sharma, fans will be seeing their stars battling out, while the players need to give back in order to keep fans alive.
So far Mumbai has dominated Bangalore in Head-to-Head comparison.
- Both Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore have faced each other 21 times in IPL and MI have a 13-8 lead against RCB.
- Interestingly, in the last two seasons, Mumbai have beaten Bangalore on all four occasions.
- The momentum is with MI in terms of the dominance they have enjoyed.
- The sides have met 7 times in Mumbai with MI slightly ahead with a 4-3 margin.
Probable Playing XI- Mumbai Indians
Suryakumar Yadav, Evin Lewis, Rohit Sharma (captain), Ishan Kishan (wicket-keeper), Kieron Pollard, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Mayank Markande, Akila Dananjaya, Mustafizur Rahman and Jasprit Bumrah. Probable Playing XI - Royal Challengers Bangalore.
Probable Playing XI - Royal Challengers Bangalore
Quinton de Kock (wicket-keeper), Brendon McCullum, Virat Kohli (captain), AB de Villiers, Mandeep Singh, Sarfaraz Khan, Chris Woakes, Yuzvendra Chahal, Washington Sundar, Umesh Yadav and Kulwant Khejroliya.
Source: NYOOOZ DESK - IPL 2018