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| On Oct 11, 2021 2:01 AM IST

IPL KKR vs RCB, Eliminator: Possible Playing 11 of Royal Challengers Bangalore

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RCB Playing 11: The Royal Challengers Bangalore will clash with the Kolkata Knight Riders in a must win encounter, which will be the eliminator of the Indian Premier League 2021.

The team registered a confidence boosting victory in their last fixture against Delhi Capitals. The bowlers produced fine performances to contain opposition to 164 runs, with Siraj being the best performer. Then the batting department did not get off a good start, and then Bharat-De Villiers- Maxwell pulled off  a fine win in their last league match to end the league stage with a fine fashion.


Team News

  • They came at 3rd in the points table with 9 wins in 14 matches
  • The team is expected to play with the same Playing 11 as of the last league match.

RCB Playing 11 (likely)

The Royal Challengers Bangalore have been in terrific form, and their bowlers as well as batters are responding well to the requirements, the team needs in crucial situations. The team would be boosted by the win in their last league fixture, where the middle order pulled off a chase, by contribution from KS Bharat and Glenn Maxwell.

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It was a fine effort by the bowlers to keep the opposition to 164, in a ground like Dubai. The team has been playing with same 11 for the past 2-3 matches, and are expected to be boasts the set of players who secured the victory for the team in the fixture against Delhi Capitals.

RCB Playing 11 (likely)


1. Virat Kohli (c)
2. Devdutt Padikkal
3. Srikar Bharat (wk)
4. Daniel Christian
5. Glenn Maxwell
6. AB de Villiers
7. Shahbaz Ahmed
8. Harshal Patel
9. George Garton
10. Mohammed Siraj
11. Yuzvendra Chahal

Royal Challengers Bangalore Squad

RCB Squad: Virat Kohli(c), AB de Villiers, Yuzvendra Chahal, Devdutt Padikkal, Harshal Patel, Mohammed Siraj, Navdeep Saini, Shahbaz Ahmed, Pavan Deshpande, Glenn Maxwell, Sachin Baby, Rajat Patidar, Mohammed Azharuddeen, Kyle Jamieson, Dan Christian, Suyesh Prabhudessai, KS Bharat, Tim David, Dushmantha Chameera, Wanindu Hasarangal, Akash Deep, George Garton.


Where to Watch KKR vs RCB Live IPL 2021

WATCH KKR vs RCB LIVE on Star Sports TV Network in different languages like Star Sports  1 English, Star Sports 1 Hindi, Star Sports 1 Tamil, Star Sports 1 Telugu, Star Sports 1 Kannada, and Star Sports Malayalam.The match can also be streamed live on the Disney+Hotstar app by taking their monthly or yearly membership plan. The telecom operators, Vodafone Idea, Airtel, and Jio are offering different plans for their customers bundled with Disney+ Hotstar app to WATCH KKR vs RCB Indian Premier League 2021. All the cricketing nations including 100 countries will be able to view the Indian Premier League 2021 on their Television Sets.



4 Fantasy picks for Kolkata Knight Riders vs Royal Challengers Bangalore from RCB

1. Glenn Maxwell

The best pick for this game has been the most consistent batsman of the RCB team in the IPL 2021. He has adjusted his game well to the conditions of UAE, and has stabilized as well as accelerated at the right time. In the last league match, he scored 51 off 30 balls to help the team in winning the match. In 14 matches of this season, he has amassed 498 runs at an average of 45.28.

Name Matches Runs/Wickets Average
Glenn Maxwell 14 498/3 45.28/36

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2. Devdutt Padikkal

The opener will look to keep the confidence going and perform very well for the team in this crucial fixture. He has the ability to provide a good start to the team, and stitch partnerships which have helped the team to get an edge over the competitors. In this season, Devdutt has scored 377 runs.

Name Matches Runs Average
Devdutt Padikkal 14 377 31.41

3. KS Bharat

One of the most improved cricketers in the Indian pool of players, has been able to take his skills to another level in the T20 format. He scored 78 off 52 ball in their last fixture to help the team in winning the match and will be upbeeat ahead of this fixture. In 7 matches, Bharat has scored 182 runs at 45.50.

Name Matches Runs Average
KS Bharat 7 182 45.50

4. Harshal Patel

The purple cap holder has been impeccable with their lengths and variations in this season, and is possibly at the peak of his career. With his breakthrough performances, the team has been able to qualify for the playoffs. In 14 matches, Harshal has bagged 30 wickets at an average of 14.6.

Name Matches Wickets Average
Harshal Patel 14 30 14.6

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