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| On May 8, 2022 2:36 PM IST

SRH vs RCB IPL 2022: Why are RCB Players Wearing Green Jersey? Here’s official update


RCB Players Green Jersey SRH vs RCB: In an important news development, the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) players will be sporting a green jersey in the today Indian Premier League (IPL 2022) match against Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. The Royal Challengers Bangalore are coming off from an excellent 13-run victory against Chennai Super Kings in their most recent game of the tournament. The Faf du Plessis-led RCB side are slotted at the fourth spot in the team standings with 6 wins from their 11 matches.

SRH vs RCB IPL 2022: Why are RCB Players Wearing Green Jersey? Here’s official update

While continuing their tradition, the Royal Challengers Bangalore players will be wearing their green jersey in the afternoon game against Sunrisers Hyderabad. As witnessed in the previous edition of the Indian Premier League, RCB have always sported the green jersey to support an initiative to conserve Mother Earth. The Royal Challengers Bangalore IPL franchise have always believed in the theory to reuse, recycle and reduce.

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“It’s nice to win a toss as Kane is winning all of them. We will look to put up a good score on the board. We needed the win after sliding down, it boosted the confidence in the batting. We’re going with the same team. The good thing with our bowling is we have had options, Siraj, who’s not had the best of games consistently but he is practicing and doing well in the nets and should come good. The green initiative is a nice on,” said RCB captain Faf du Plessis after winning the toss and opting to bat first.

Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Royal Challengers Bangalore: Confirmed RCB Playing 11

The Royal Challengers Bangalore have once again gone ahead with the same playing 11 that won the last match against Chennai Super Kings. In a brand new green jersey, RCB will be eyeing to register their 7th victory of IPL 2022 season.

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RCB Playing 11
1. Faf du Plessis (C)
2. Virat Kohli
3. Rajat Patidar
4. Glenn Maxwell
5. Mahipal Lomror

6. Dinesh Karthik (wk)
7. Shahbaz Ahmed
8. Wanindu Hasaranga
9. Harshal Patel

10. Mohammed Siraj
11. Josh Hazlewood

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SRH vs RCB Head to Head


SRH won RCB Won No Results

Overall (21 matches)


8 1
Last 5 IPL Matches 4 1



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