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PBKS vs RCB IPL: Bangalore Playing XI, News, Player Stats, Batting & Bowling Records, Form, Head to Head IPL 2020


PBKS vs RCB IPL: The Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) have had a dream start in this 14th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). The Virat Kohli-led RCB team have registered five brilliant wins out of six matches so far in the ongoing edition of the IPL. Royal Challengers Bangalore are now all geared to lock horns with the Punjab Kings (PBKS) in their seventh match of the season at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad on April 30.

PBKS vs RCB IPL: Bangalore Playing XI Team News

The Royal Challengers Bangalore are very much unlikely to tinker with their winning combination. However, the only change which they could think about might be bringing back Daniel Christian in place Daniel Sams as it will strengthen their batting department to a big extent.

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RCB Playing 11 (likely)
Devdutt Padikkal
Virat Kohli
Glenn Maxwell
Rajat Patidar
AB de Villiers
Washington Sundar
Daniel Sams
Kyle Jamieson
Harshal Patel
Mohammed Siraj
Yuzvendra Chahal

RCB Player List

Virat Kohli (c), Devdutt Padikkal, Finn Allen (wk), AB de Villiers (wk), Pavan Deshpande, Washington Sundar, Daniel Sams, Yuzvendra Chahal, Shahbaz Ahmed, Mohammed Siraj, Navdeep Saini, Harshal Patel, Glenn Maxwell, Sachin Baby, Rajat Patidar, Mohammed Azharuddeen, Kyle Jamieson, Daniel Christian, Suyash Prabhudessai, K.S. Bharat, Scott Kuggeleijn.

PBKS vs RCB: RCB Player Stats, Batting and Bowling Records

Virat Kohli vs PBKS

RCB captain Virat Kohli has an excellent record against Punjab Kings in the IPL. Kohli has scored a total of 681 runs in 25 matches that includes 2 fifties and 1 hundred.

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AB de Villiers vs PBKS

RCB’s swashbuckling batsman AB de Villiers also has terrific numbers against the Punjab-based team while playing in the IPL. AB de Villiers has smashed a fabulous tally of 710 runs in 21 innings at an average of 47.3 and a strike-rate of 159.2.

Yuzvendra Chahal vs Mayank Agarwal

It has been a fierce battle between RCB’s premier spinner Yuzvendra Chahal and Punjab Kings’ opener Mayank Agarwal. Chahal has dismissed Mayank four times before in the IPL.

Yuzvendra Chahal vs Mayank Agarwal in IPL
Runs: 59
Balls: 33
Outs: 4
Dots: 13

PBKS vs RCB IPL: Head to Head

In the 26 matches played between these two teams so far, Punjab Kings are ahead in this contest with 14 wins while RCB are also not very much behind as they have won 12 games.

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