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Royal Challengers Bangalore will face Rajasthan Royals in the 13th match of IPL 2022.
The match will be telecast live on Star Sports Network and Disney+hotstar.
Royal Challengers have played 2 matches so far.
They lost their opening match against Punjab Kings but registered a victory in their second game against Kolkata Knight Riders.
Bangalore bowled out KKR for just 128 runs and chased down the total in the last over to open their account on the points table.
Wanindu Hasaranga claimed a brilliant 4 wicket haul in that game.
On the other hand, Rajasthan Royals have a dream start to their campaign as they have won both of their first two matches.
Rajasthan convincingly defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad in their opening game while after putting 193 runs on the board.
They restricted Mumbai Indians to only 170 runs and registered a 23 run victory in their second match.
Jos Buttler scored an outstanding hundred against Mumbai Indians.
Teams: RR vs RCB
Venue: Wankhede Cricket Stadium
Date: 5th April, Tuesday
Time: 7:30 pm IST
Head to head record
Let’s take a look at the head-to-head encounters between Rajasthan Royals and Royal Challengers Bangalore to take a little guess that which team has a slight edge over the other.
Total Matches played: 25
Royal Challengers Bangalore won: 12
Rajasthan Royals won: 10
Tie/no results: 3
RCB Probable Playing 11
Faf du Plessis©, Virat Kohli, Anuj Rawat, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Sherfane Rutherford, Shahbaz Ahmed, Wanindu Hasaranga, David Willey, Harshal Patel, Akash Deep, and Mohammed Siraj
RR Probable Playing 11
Jos Buttler, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Sanju Samson (c & wk), Devdutt Padikkal, Shimron Hetmyer, Riyan Parag, Ravichandran Ashwin, Navdeep Saini, Trent Boult, Yuzvendra Chahal, and Prasidh Krishna
Star bowler of the match
Yuzvendra Chahal has been in exceptional form in the last couple of games. He is not only picking up wickets but also blocking runs so, he is expected to be the key bowler in the match.
Star batsman of the match
Faf du Plessis has played a brilliant knock for his side in the opening match and he will most likely score the most number of runs in this match.
Planning and preparations ✅
Time to put it into action. 💪🏻
— Royal Challengers Bangalore (@RCBTweets) April 5, 2022
Star Wicketkeeper of the match
Sanju Samson is having a great time with the bat and also behind the stumps as a wicketkeeper.
Samson has been quite impressive with the wicket-keeping gloves for his side and that’s why he will be the star keeper of this match.
Star All-rounder of the match
Wanindu Hasaranga picked up 4 wickets in the previous match and he is also a very handy batsman.
Hasaranga is expected to deliver with both bat and ball for his side against Rajasthan Royals.
Who will win?
Rajasthan Royals has won two out of two games and they will be eying to complete their hat-trick but it will not be easy against Royal Challengers Bangalore.
RCB has a very strong batting lineup and it will be a great contest between the bowling attack of Rajasthan and the batting attack of RCB.
The focus and intent were clear in the first ✌🏻games. 😎💪🏻
— Royal Challengers Bangalore (@RCBTweets) April 4, 2022
So our prediction for match 14th is that Royal Challengers Bangalore will win the match.