Kolkata has made two changes for the last eleven
Kolkata's team points fourth in the table and Bengaluru at 8th place
In the 23 matches so far, Kolkata has 14 and Bengaluru has won 9
Sports desk The 17th edition of the 12th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will be played between the Royal Challengers Bangalore and the Kolkata Knight Riders at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in a short span of time. Kolkata have won the toss and decided to bowl. Bengaluru has made two changes. He has replaced Tim Southey and Umesh Yadav in place of Shimron Hetmayer, Pawan Negi. At the same time, Kolkata has made a change. He has added Sunil Narine to Nikhil Naik in the last-11.
. @ DineshKarthik wins the toss and elects to bowl first at the Chinnaswamy 👌👌 # RCBvKKR pic.twitter.com/V9LmTVAl0a
– IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) April 5, 2019
In this edition, Kolkata has won 2 out of 3 matches and is at number four in the points table. At the same time, Virat Kohli-led Bengaluru is still waiting to win. He played 4 matches so far, but could not win in one.
Kolkata's rate of 60% against Bengaluru
A total of 23 matches have been played so far between the two teams. Among them, Kolkata has won 14. At the same time, Bengaluru got the victory in 9. Talking about the last five matches between the two teams, Kolkata has managed to win 4. Bangalore got the last win in 2016.
Royal Challengers Bangalore: Virat Kohli (Captain), Parthiv Patel, AB de Villiers, Marx Stoney's, Moin Ali, Akshdeep Nath, Pawan Negi, Navdeep Saini, Tim Southey, Yuswendra Chahal, Mohammad Siraj
Kolkata Knight Riders: Dinesh Karthik (Captain), Sunil Narine, Robin Uthappa, Chris Lynn, Nitish Rana, Shubhaman Gill, Andre Russell, Piyush Chawla, Kuldeep Yadav, Famous Krishna, Lucky Ferguson