RCB vs KKR IPL : Royal Challengers Bangalore will face off Kolkata Knight Riders in the 10th match of Indian Premier League at MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on Sunday, 18 April. Royal Challengers Bangalore have two wins from two matches while Kolkata Knight Riders have one win and one loss from two matches.
Royal Challengers Bangalore’s performance especially bowling has been good so far. They won the last game against Sunrisers Hyderabad from nowhere. Harshal Patel is leading their pace attack from front, new comer Kyle Jamieson too has been good, Mohammad Siraj is doing good job with new ball and in spin Yuzvendra Chahal has been disappointing but he too will be eager to come good and then in batting captain Kohli has played two anchoring innings and Glenn Maxwell has been impressive so far, AB de Villiers too has played one match winning knocks and after a failure against Hyderabad he will be determind to come good in this match.
On the other hand, Kolkata Knight Riders who won their opening match will be disappointed that they gifted the match against Mumbai Indians from a good position. Their bowlers and openers especially Nitish Rana are in good form but the middle order has been poor. The likes of Eoin Morgan, Dinesh Karthik and Andre Russell have to play big knocks.
A list of all the major stats and records ahead of the 10th match between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kolkata Knight Riders in Chennai.
Head to Head in IPL : Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kolkata Knight Riders have played 26 matches in the IPL so far.
RCB vs KKR IPL Record:
Matches – 26
RCB won – 12
KKR won – 14
48.42 – Andre Russell’s batting average against Royal Challengers Bangalore in IPL. He has scored 339 runs at this average in just 10 innings.
725 – Virat Kohli has scored 725 runs at an average of 40.27 in 23 innings with one hundred and four fifties against Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL.
1000 – Shubman Gill needs 13 more runs to complete 1000 runs in the IPL while Dinesh Karthik needs 50 runs to complete 1000 IPL runs for Kolkata Knight Riders.
6000 – Virat Kohli needs 56 more runs to become the first batsman to score 6000 runs in Indian Premier League.
7000 – Eoin Morgan is 79 runs away from achieving the milestone of 7000 runs in T20 cricket.