Rajasthan Royals defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore this season
Rajasthan team seventh and Bengaluru at number eight in points table
Sports desk In the 49th match of the IPL, Rajasthan Royals decided to bowl after winning the toss against Royal Challengers Bangalore on the M Chinnaswamy Stadium on Tuesday. Bengaluru made two changes in the team. Pawan Negi and Kulwant Khazorolia were included in the final eleven. At the same time, while making a change, Rajasthan took Mahipal Lomeror in place of Ashton Turner. The Bangalore team is out of the playoffs. If he wins this match, his position will not make any difference, but if he wins, he will make Rajasthan out of the playoff race.
Rajasthan has 10 points in 12 matches. That number is 7th in the table. Prior to that, Punjab, Kolkata and Hyderabad are all 10-10 points, but due to the net runrate, Rajasthan Royals are number one. If he has to reach the playoff, then he will have to win both the remaining matches.
Rajasthan Royals beat Bengaluru in last match
This season, both teams are face to face for the second time. In the first match at the Sawai Man Singh Stadium on April 2, Rajasthan defeated Bengaluru by 7 wickets. Overall, in the IPL, there have been 20 wins between the two so far. Of these, Bengaluru 8 and Rajasthan 10 have been successful in winning the match. There was a fight with Benitaja, while one was canceled.
Bangalore's team failed to beat Rajasthan 4 years
Talking about the last 5 matches between the two, the Bangalore team has managed to win only one. It was the last victory against Rajasthan on May 15, 2015. Since then, there were 3 matches between the two, but in all the Rajasthan team managed to win the win.
Both teams are as follows
Rajasthan Royals: Ajinkya Rahane (captain), Krishnappa Gautam, Sanju Samson, Shreyas Gopal, Aryaman Birla, S.K. Middhu, Prashant Chopra, Stuart Binny, Rahul Tripathi, Ben Stokes, Steve Smith, Jos Buttler, Jopra Archer, Ish Sodhi, Dhawal Kulkarni, Mahipal Lomar, Jaidev Unadkat, Varun Aaron, Oshen Thomas, Shashank Singh, Liam Livingstone, Shubham Ranjana, Manan Vohra, Ashton Turner, Ryan Parag.
Royal Challengers Bangalore: Virat Kohli (captain), Parthiv Patel, AB de Villiers, Colin de Grandhom, Umesh Yadav, Yuswendra Chahal, Moin Ali, Shimron Hetmayer, Shivam Dubey, Mohammad Siraj, Navdeep Saini, Devdutt Pallikal, Himmat Singh, Milind Kumar, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Heinrich Klassen, Pawan Negi, Washington Sunder, Akshardeep Nath, Attempted Rae Barman, Kulwant Khaerolia, Tim Saudi