Virat Kohli-led Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) will sq. off with David Warner’s Sunrisers Hyderabad within the Eliminator of the 2020 version of the Indian Premier League (IPL) on the Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Friday.
It has been a curler coaster season for the Bangalore franchise as they displayed a stable peformance within the first-half of the season to seal seven wins in 10 video games earlier than they slumped to a 4 defeats in a row. Although RCB slumped to a six-wicket loss by the hands of the Delhi Capitals of their final league stage conflict, they progressed to the playoffs attributable to higher web run-rate than Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Kings XI Punjab (KXIP).
Sunrisers Hyderabad, however, needed to seal victories in all of their final three matches of the league stage– in opposition to Mumbai Indians, RCB and DC–to make it to the playoffs.They completed on the third place within the IPL standings with a complete of seven wins from 14 matches.
The winner of this match will head into the Qualifier 2, the place they are going to meet Delhi Capitals (the loser of Qualifier 1) for a spot within the summit showdown of the profitable T20 event.
In the meantime, the shedding aspect of the Eliminator might be out of this event.
The 2 sides have met one another in a complete of 16 matches up to now within the cash-rich league. Whereas Sunrisers Hyderabad have emerged victorious in 9 video games, Bangalore have clinched wins in seven matches between the 2 groups.
In the meantime, RCB and SRH have a win every in hand from the 2 league stage fixtures of the season. Whereas the Bangalore franchise registered a 10-run win over Hyderabad within the first match between the 2 sides of the IPL 2020 on the Dubai Worldwide Stadium on September 21, Sunrisers rebounded strongly to seal a five-wicket win over RCB within the second league stage match between the 2 groups on the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on October 31.
So far as the 2 sides’ file at this venue is worried, SRH have gained only one out of 4 matches they’ve performed in Dubai. RCB, however, have sealed two wins in 5 video games they’ve performed at this venue.
– RCB skipper Virat Kohli and his teammate Devdutt Padikkal require 40 and 28 runs,respectively to succeed in 500 runs this season.
– AB de Villiers is simply 36 runs wanting finishing 500 IPL runs in opposition to the Sunrisers Hyderabad.
– SRH captain David Warner is simply 5 maximums wanting reaching 200 sixes within the IPL.
– Wicketkeeper-batsman Wriddhiman Saha wants 21 runs to finish 2000 IPL runs
RCB vs SRH, Dream11 Group Prediction:
Wicketkeeper: Wriddhiman Saha
Batsmen: Virat Kohli (captain), David Warner, Manish Pandey, Devdutt Padikkal, AB de Villiers
All-rounders: Jason Holder
Bowlers: Navdeep Saini, Rashid Khan, Yuzvendra Chahal, Sandeep Sharma
RCB Possible XI: Joshua Philippe, Devdutt Padikkal, Virat Kohli (c), AB de Villiers (wk), Moeen Ali, Shivam Dube, Chris Morris/Isuru Udana, Washington Sundar, Navdeep Saini/Shahbaz Ahmed, Mohammed Siraj, Yuzvendra Chahal
SRH Possible XI: David Warner (c), Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Manish Pandey, Kane Williamson, Abdul Samad, Priyam Garg/Abhishek Sharma, Jason Holder, Rashid Khan, Shahbaz Nadeem, Sandeep Sharma, T. Natarajan
Royal Challengers Bangalore: Virat Kohli (C), Aaron Finch, Devdutt Padikkal, Chris Morris, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Isuru Udana, Moeen Ali, Pavan Deshpande, Pawan Negi, Shahbaz Ahmed, Shivam Dube, Washington Sundar, AB de Villiers, Josh Philippe, Parthiv Patel, Dale Steyn, Adam Zampa, Mohammed Siraj, Navdeep Saini, Umesh Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal.
Sunrisers Hyderabad: Kane Williamson, David Warner (c), Jonny Bairstow (wk), Manish Pandey, Mohammad Nabi, Priyam Garg, Vijay Shankar, Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Virat Singh, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Basil Thampi, Abhishek Sharma, Billy Stanlake, Sandeep Sharma, Shahbaz Nadeem, Shreevats Goswami, Siddarth Kaul, Ok Khaleel Ahmed, T Natarajan, Mitchell Marsh, Bavanaka Sandeep, Fabian Allen, Abdul Samad, Sanjay Yadav, Rashid Khan.