Royal Challengers Bangalore has already been Knocked out after their defeat against Delhi Capitals in the 46th match. Whereas, if Rajasthan Royals’ manage to win their rest of the matches, then, they may qualify for the Play-offs based on the mathematical calculations. 

Pitch Conditions 

Venue –   M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore 

Chinnaswamy track has a lot for batsmen. This pitch has been a nightmare for bowlers. In every match played here this year, batsmen have had an upper hand on the bowlers. Due to the dew factor, batting becomes easy in the second innings of the match. So no doubt, Captain winning the toss will look to bowl first. A High scoring match is expected today. 

Average 1st Innings Score: 178 runs

Average 2nd Innings Score:175 runs

Weather Conditions

According to reports, weather will be a big reason for worry. Plenty of rain is expected in Bengaluru today so there is a possibility that the match will be washed out. 

IPL Stats at M. Chinnaswamy

Total matches played: 53

Matches won batting first: 33

Matches won batting second: 19

Team Analysis: Royal Challengers Bangalore

Royal Challengers Bangalore has been knocked out of the tournament already, so they have nothing to lose now. So, they might give Shimron Hetmyer a chance to express himself in place of Heinrich Klaasen. Other than this, no other changes are expected. Royal Challengers Bangalore is at the last spot in the points table with 4 wins in 12 matches they have played yet. 

Team Analysis: Rajasthan Royals 

Rajasthan Royals after their comprehensive victory in their yard against Sunrisers Hyderabad will not do any changes in their playing XI as the team combination looks perfectly balanced. Skipper, Steve Smith will return to Australia for World Cup preparations. So, he will be aiming to win this match. Rajasthan Royals is at the 7th spot in the points table with 5 wins in 12 matches they have played yet. 

Here’s Probable Playing XI of both the teams

            Royal Challengers Bangalore

                       Rajasthan Royals 

Virat Kohli ( C )

Steve Smith ( C ) ✈️

Parthiv Patel (WK)

Ajinkya Rahane

AB de Villiers ✈️

Sanju Samson(WK)

Shivam Dube

Aston Turner ✈️

Shimron Hetmyer ✈️

Liam Livingstone ✈️

Marcus Stoinis ✈️

Riyan Parag

Gurkeerat Singh

Stuart Binny 

Washington Sundar

Shreyas Gopal

Umesh Yadav

Jaydev Unadkat

Yuzvendra Chahal

Varun Aaron

Navdeep Saini

Oshane Thomas ✈️

Player to look for-

Royal Challengers Bangalore: AB de Villiers

Rajasthan Royals: Liam Livingstone

Head to Head between the teams in IPL

Total matches played -20

Matches won by RCB- 8

Matches won by RR- 10

No Result: 2 

Let’s see what happens in the upcoming face-off between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Rajasthan Royals. Whether Steve Smith will end his IPL 2019 campaign with a win or Bangalore will get their 5th win of the season.

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