Royal Challengers Bangalore Vs Kolkata Knight Riders, Match 6
Venue: DY Patil Stadium, Mumbai
Date & Time: March 30th at 7:30 PM IST and local time
Live Streaming: Star Sports Network and Disney+Hotstar
The sixth match of the 2022 Indian Premier League will be played between Royal challenges Bangalore and Kolkata Knight Riders On 30th March at the DY Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai. Kolkata Knight Riders beat defending Champions Chennai Super Kings in the opening and counter while Royal Challengers Bangalore were defeated by the Punjab Kings after scoring a huge score.
Kolkata Knight Riders started well in this season of the Indian Premier League. They got better of the defending Champions. The bowlers were on target from the beginning. Spinner held the middle overs. Death bowling will be an concern for the team. The batters did their job well but were unable to convert their starts. Ajinkya Rahane top scored with 44 runs and Umesh Yadav took 2 wickets for Kolkata Knight Riders in opening game.
Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kolkata Knight Riders have met 30 times in the Indian Premier League before, where Royal Challengers Bangalore won 13 games while Kolkata Knight Riders have won 17 matches.
Royal Challengers Bangalore’s main concern will be their bowling attack. Batting looks sorted with all the batters firing. Faf DU Plessis scored quick fire 88 after a slow start. Virat Kohli supported him with valuable unbeaten 41 and Dinesh Karthik with his late cameo of 32. The bowlers disappointed the skipper as well as the fans. David Willey looked good with the new ball. The team looks to face Kolkata Knight Riders without any changes in the playing XI.
Playing XI for RCB Vs KKR
Royal Challengers Bangalore: Faf du Plessis (c), Anuj Rawat, Virat Kohli, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Sherfane Rutherford, Shahbaz Ahmed, Wanindu Hasaranga, David Willey, Harshal Patel, Mohammed Siraj, Akash Deep
Kolkata Knight Riders: Venkatesh Iyer, Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer (c), Nitish Rana, Sam Billings, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Sheldon Jackson (wk), Umesh Yadav, Shivam Mavi, Varun Chakravarthy
Fantasy Team for RCB Vs KKR
Keeper – Dinesh Karthik
Batsmen – Faf du Plessis (C), Shreyas Iyer (VC), Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, Nitish Rana
All-rounders – Wanindu Hasaranga, Venkatesh Iyer
Bowlers – Umesh Yadav, Harshal Patel, Mohammed Siraj