RCB vs CSK Dream11 Team Prediction of IPL 2019: Preview | Injury News?
The 39th Match of Indian Premier League 2019 will be played between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Chennai Super Kings. We are covering RCB vs CSK Dream11 Team Prediction, Preview and Probable Playing XI for the T20 match. The match is to be played at M.Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru.
Royal Challengers Bangalore are having a forgettable season and are restricted on the bottom of the points table with seven defeats in nine encounters. However, They won their last match against Kolkata Knight Riders by 10 runs. Batting first, Virat Kohli played a brilliant knock of 100 runs and was supported by Moeen Ali who scored a quick cameo of 66 runs in 26 balls to give a target of 214. Defending the target, Dale Steyn took two crucial scalps in the powerplay and was supported by Navdeep Saini and Marcus Stoinis to ensure a 10-run win for the team. RCB will have to win all remaining matches and hope other results go in their way to stay alive in IPL’19. They will be determined to give a tough challenge to mighty CSK.
Table-toppers Chennai Super Kings are having a dream run in IPL’19 and have won seven of their nine matches. However, They were defeated by Sunrisers Hyderabad in the last encounter. Batting first, Faf Du Plessis was the top performer with bat scoring 45 runs and was supported by Watson and Rayudu to give a low target of 133 to SRH. Defending the target, Imran Tahir took two crucial scalps but was not enough leading to a 6-wicket loss for the team. CSK will hope for a quick return of Dhoni and Bravo and get another victory over RCB.
When and Where:
RCB vs CSK, 39th T20, Indian Premier League, 2019.
M.Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru.
21st April, 08:00 PM
Average 1st innings score: 158
Average 2nd innings score: 147
Matches won batting first: 02
Matches won bowling first: 06
Head to Head:
Matches played: 24
Royal Challengers Bangalore: 07
Chennai Super Kings: 16
Matches played in Bengaluru: 08
Virat Kohli (c), Parthiv Patel, Devdutt Padikkal, AB de Villiers, Gurkeerat Singh, Akshdeep Nath, Shimron Hetmyer, Colin de Grandhomme, Shivam Dube, Himmat Singh, Milind Kumar, Marcus Stoinis, Moeen Ali, Pawan Negi, Washington Sundar, Prayas Ray Barman, Heinrich Klaasen, Yuzvendra Chahal, Umesh Yadav, Mohammed Siraj, Navdeep Saini, Kulwant Khejroliya, Tim Southee, Dale Steyn.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni (c), Suresh Raina, Shane Watson, Ambati Rayudu, Kedhar Jadhav, Dhruv Shorey, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Sam Billings, Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Faf du Plessis, Karn Sharma, Harbhajan Singh, Imran Tahir, Mitchell Santner, Deepak Chahar, Shardul Thakur, Mohit Sharma, Monu Kumar, KM Asif, Murali Vijay, Chaitanya Bishnoi, N Jagadeesan, Scott Kuggleijn.
Royal Challengers Bangalore:
AB de Villiers has a slight concussion. If 100% fit, Then he will replace Heinrich Klassen in the playing XI.
5-crore allrounder Shivam Dube can replace under-performing Akshdeep Nath.
Washington Sundar can also replace Pawan Negi in playing XI.
Virat Kohli will open the innings along with Parthiv Patel.
M Stoinis and Moeen Ali will play the role of an allrounder. Pawan Negi/Sundar and Dale Steyn can also score few runs if needed.
Dale Steyn, Navdeep Saini and M Siraj will lead the pace attack along with Marcus Stoinis.
Yuzi Chahal and Negi/Sundar will be the key spinners along with Moeen Ali.
Chennai Super Kings:
MS Dhoni did not play the last match due to back spasms. He is likely to feature today replacing Sam Billings in the playing XI.
Dwayne Bravo has recovered from injury and has started practising. If fit, He will replace Shardul Thakur in the playing XI.
If fit, Harbhajan Singh can replace Karn Sharma. Even Mitchell Santner can get a chance.
Faf Du Plessis and Shane Watson will open the innings. Suresh Raina, A Rayudu, Kedar Jadhav and MS Dhoni/Billings will handle the middle-order.
Ravindra Jadeja and D Bravo/M Santner can play the role of an allrounder.
Deepak Chahar will lead the pace attack along with Bravo/Shardul Thakur.
Ravindra Jadeja and Imran Tahir will be the key spinners.
Probable Playing XI:
Parthiv Patel (wk), Virat Kohli (c), AB De Villiers/H Klassen, Moeen Ali, M Stoinis, Akshdeep Nath/Shivam Dube, W Sundar/Pawan Negi, Dale Steyn, Navdeep Saini, M Siraj, Yuzvendra Chahal.
Shane Watson, Faf Du Plessis, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, Kedar Jadhav, MS Dhoni (c/wk)/Sam Billings, Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo/Shardul Thakur, H Singh/M Santner/Karn Sharma, Deepak Chahar, Imran Tahir.
RCB vs CSK Dream11 Team Prediction:
If any players miss from playing XI, then replace him with others.
Parthiv Patel (wk)
Virat Kohli (C)
AB de Villiers
Faf du Plessis (Vc)
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C and Vc Choices: V Kohli, Moeen Ali, Faf Du Plessis, AB de Villiers, S Watson, S Raina.
Faf Du Plessis
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