IPL 2017, MATCH 34: Rising Pune Supergiant vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
Match starts at 16:00 IST (10:30 GMT)
Venue: Maharashtra Cricket Association’s International Stadium, Pune
Umpires: Marais Erasmus, K N Ananthapadmanabhan, C Shamshuddin, Rohan Pandit
Referee: Col Chinmaya Sharma
In their three meetings so far, Royal Challengers hold a 2-1 edge, having won both their matches against Rising Pune last year.
These teams have played 3 matches till now, RCB has won 2 matches last year.
Ben Stokes will not be available for the next couple of matches due to his shoulder injury in the match against Mumbai Indians.
In the last 10 years of IPL, this is bad season for the RCB. Let’s wait and watch what is going to happen today. This will be a very exiting match of this season.
Possible Playing 11:
Rising Pune Supergiant: 1 Ajinkya Rahane, 2 Rahul Tripathi, 3 Steven Smith (capt), 4 Faf du Plessis, 5 MS Dhoni (wk), 6 Manoj Tiwary, 7 Dan Christian, 8 Washington Sundar, 9 Shardul Thakur, 10 Imran Tahir, 11 Jaydev Unadkat
Royal Challengers Bangalore: 1 Chris Gayle/Travis Head, 2 Virat Kohli (capt), 3 AB de Villiers, 4 Kedar Jadhav (wk), 5 Mandeep Singh, 6 Pawan Negi, 7 Samuel Badree, 8 Tymal Mills/Adam Milne, 9 S Aravind, 10 Aniket Choudhary, 11 Yuzvendra Chahal