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| On May 4, 2022 12:01 PM IST

RCB vs CSK Dream 11 Prediction Tata IPL 2022, RCB Playing 11, CSK Playing 11 Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Chennai Super Kings Dream11 Team for Today’s Match


RCB vs CSK Dream 11 Prediction: Match 49 of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2022) will witnessed an intense rivalry unfold between the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) on 4 May, 2022 at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune. Things have not panned out very well for the Royal Challengers Bangalore recently in this competition as they have conceded as many as three defeats on the trot. On the other hand, the Chennai Super Kings are coming off from an incredible 13-run win against Sunrisers Hyderabad in the last match.

RCB vs CSK Dream 11 Prediction for Today Match

Fixture Name: Match 49, Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Chennai Super Kings

Competition: Indian Premier League 2022

Date: 4 May

Time: 7:30 PM IST

Ground: Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune

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Tata IPL 2022 Pitch Report

The pitch at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium is expected to have enough help both for the batsmen and bowlers. It will be interesting to see the nature of the pitch after the batting friendly surface in the first few games. However, the conditions are expected to assist the batsmen to a great extent in this match. The par score will remain around 160-170.

Team Form Guide:
RCB (recent last): L L L W W
CSK (recent last): W L W L W

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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  • All the players are available for selection and there are no injury issues for the Royal Challengers Bangalore.
  • They are unlikely to make any big time changes from the previous match.
  • Faf du Plessis will captain the team.
  • Dinesh Karthik will be the wicket-keeper.
  • They will bank upon the likes of Faf du Plessis, Virat Kohli, Glenn Maxwell and Dinesh Karthik to be their important clogs with the bat.
  • The likes of Josh Hazlewood, Harshal Patel, Mohammed Siraj and Wanindu Hasaranga will form part of the bowling attack.

Faf du Plessis Stats in IPL

The Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Faf du Plessis has already delivered some crucial performances so far in the ongoing T20 competition. In the game against Lucknow Super Giants, Faf du Plessis scored a remarkable knock of 96 runs off 64 balls.

Matches Runs Strike-rate IPL 2022 Performance Recent Form
110 3213 130.82 278 runs (10 games) 0, 23, 5, 96, 8, 8


Glenn Maxwell Stats in IPL

For the Royal Challengers Bangalore, Glenn Maxwell will be a crucial player to watch out for in this match against Chennai Super Kings. Glenn Maxwell currently has a phenomenal strike-rate of close to 180 so far in IPL 2022.

Matches Runs Strike-Rate IPL 2021 Performance Recent Form
104 2175 153.11 513 runs 33, 0, 12, 23, 55, 26, 8*, 2, 44, 2, 29, 48*


Virat Kohli Stats in IPL

For the Royal Challengers Bangalore, Virat Kohli returned back into form during the previous game against Gujarat Titans. Virat Kohli notched up his first half-century of IPL 2022.

Matches Runs 50/100 IPL 2022 Performance Recent Form
217 6469 43/5 186 runs (10 games) 58, 9, 0, 0, 12


CSK Playing 11

1. Ruturaj Gaikwad
2. Devon Conway
3. Robin Uthappa

4. Ambati Rayudu
5. Ravindra Jadeja
6. Mitchell Santner
7. MS Dhoni (C & wk)
8. Dwaine Pretorius
9. Simarjeet Singh

10. Maheesh Theekshana 
11. Mukesh Choudhary

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  • There are no major injury issues in the Chennai Super Kings camp.
  • If termed fit, Moeen Ali and Dwayne Bravo should return back into the CSK playing 11 in place of Mitchell Santner and Dwaine Pretorius respectively.
  • MS Dhoni will be the captain and also don the wicket-keeping duties.
  • The likes of Ruturaj Gaikwad, Robin Uthappa, Devon Conway and Ambati Rayudu will be expected to deliver amazingly well in the batting department.
  • The trio of Mukesh Choudhary, Ravindra Jadeja and Maheesh Theekshana will be their important wickets-taking bowlers.

Ruturaj Gaikwad Stats in IPL

For the Chennai Super Kings, opening batsman Ruturaj Gaikwad is coming into this game on the back of a tremendous performance and he has a brilliant record in Pune. During the match against Sunrisers Hyderabad, Ruturaj Gaikwad contributed with an amazing innings of 99 runs off 57 balls.

Matches Runs Strike-rate 50/100 Recent Form
31 1076 133 9/1 99, 30, 0, 73, 17, 16


Devon Conway Stats in T20

Chennai Super Kings opener Devon Conway will be an important performer to watch out for in this crucial game against Royal Challengers Bangalore. Devon Conway smashed a blistering unbeaten knock of 85 runs off just 55 deliveries against Sunrisers Hyderabad.

Matches Runs 50/100 Strike-Rate Recent Form
117 3853 29/2 128.39 85*, 3, 16, 92, 36


Maheesh Theekshana Stats in T20

For the Chennai Super Kings, mystery spinner Maheesh Theekshana has been in a great form with the ball picking wickets on regular basis. Maheesh Theekshana has taken as many as 8 wickets at a fine economy of less than 8.

Matches Wickets Economy IPL 2022 Performance Recent Form
54 59 6.21 8 wickets (6 games) 0/26, 1/32, 1/35, 2/24, 4/33, 0/31


Who will win Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Chennai Super Kings today IPL match?

  • The Royal Challengers Bangalore have witnessed three defeats and two victories in their last 5 IPL matches.
  • Chennai Super Kings have managed to win just 3 out of their 9 games in Indian Premier League 2022.
  • In the previous game between these two teams, the Chennai Super Kings defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore by a margin of 23 runs.

RCB vs CSK Head to Head

Matches RCB CSK No Result
Overall (29) 9 19 1
Last 5 IPL Games 1 4 0


According to the Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Chennai Super Kings today match prediction, Royal Challengers Bangalore are the favourites to win this match.

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RCB vs CSK Dream11 Team Prediction

WICKET-KEEPERS: Dinesh Karthik
BATSMEN: Ruturaj Gaikwad, Ambati Rayudu, Devon Conway, Faf du Plessis, Virat Kohli
ALL-ROUNDERS: Glenn Maxwell
BOWLERS: Maheesh Theekshana, Josh Hazlewood, Wanindu Hasaranga, Harshal Patel

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RCB vs CSK Dream11 Prediction Captain & Vice Captain Choices

For Small League, Head-to-Head contests: Virat Kohli Ruturaj Gaikwad.

For Grand League: Glenn Maxwell, Devon Conway.

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