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| On Oct 7, 2021 11:18 PM IST

IPL RCB vs DC, Match 56: Possible Playing 11 of Royal Challengers Bangalore


RCB Playing 11: The Royal Challengers Bangalore and Delhi Capitals will be up against each other in the Match 56 of the IPL 2021. They will look to win this match to gain confidence ahead of the playoffs, and get better idea of the top team like Delhi Capitals.

It was a tough game for the team in the last fixture, where they succumbed to the pressure of chasing down the score. The bowlers produced fine performances to contain the opposition under 140, with Harshal, Christian, and Chahal being the top performers. Then, the key players like Devdutt Padikkal and Glenn Maxwell played well but could not chase down the score, and the other batters would look to improve the performances.

Team News

  • The team is positioned 3rd in the points table with 9 wins in 14 matches.
  • The team is expected to play with unchanged Playing 11 against Delhi Capitals

RCB Playing 11 (likely)

The Royal Challengers Bangalore team have been terrific in this season, and have 9 wins in 14 league matches. If they want to confirm their places in the top 2 positions in the points table, they need to win this match by a big margin of runs or need to spare more overs as well while chasing the target. The team’s combination is not expected to be changed for the league fixture.

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Virat will look to find a way to win this match and gain confidence ahead of the playoffs. All the overseas players have provided contribution, with the best performer being Glenn Maxwell.

RCB Playing 11 (likely)

1. Virat Kohli (c)
2. Devdutt Padikkal
3. Srikar Bharat (wk)
4. Glenn Maxwell
5. AB de Villiers
6. Daniel Christian
7. George Garton
8. Shahbaz Ahmed
9. Harshal Patel
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 RCB vs DC Live IPL 2021

WATCH RCB vs DC 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 RCB vs DC 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 Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi Capitals from RCB

1. Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli has been one of the best batters of the RCB team in the IPL history. Although he has not been in a proper form in the last few matches, but has the capability and track record to pull it off together and score runs to help the team in winning the match. In 13 matches, Virat has amassed 362 runs at 30.16.

Name Matches Runs Average
Virat Kohli 13 362 30.16

2. Harshal Patel

Harshal is the leading wicket taker in the tournament and has been terrific with his variations and line lengths. In the last match, he added 3 wickets to his tally, and can be your differential pick of this fixture. In 13 matches, Harshal has bagged 29 wickets at an average of 14.

Name Matches Wickets Average
Harshal Patel 13 29 14

3. Glenn Maxwell

The best batter of the RCB team is in the best form of his life in the Indian Premier League. He has stabilized the team well in tough situations and has scored runs in quick manner after he is well settled. His switch hits have a different fan base and need to maintain the same confidence with his ball striking capabilities.

Name Matches Runs Average
Glenn Maxwell 13 447 40.63

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4. Yuzvendra Chahal

The leg spinner has made a fighting comeback in this tournament, especially in the Phase 2. Chahal has been using the surface to his advantage, and has picked wickets by his flighted deliveries and googlies.

Name Matches Wickets Average
Yuzvendra Chahal 13 15 21.60

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