IPL RCB vs CSK Live: Excitement in the second phase of the IPL 2021 is only growing day by day. The last night’s encounter between Mumbai Indians and Kolkata Knight Riders saw the Eoin Morgan-led side crushing the defending champions and enter the top-4 spot in the points table. With no certainty about who will qualify for the playoffs, the tournament has openly widely for every team and today’s blockbuster clash between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Chennai Super Kings will only add more flavour to the marquee tournament. The 35th match between the two heavyweights will take place at Sharjah Cricket Stadium and with the ground being shorter, a festival of runs is expected. The Virat Kohli-led side would be desperate to make a comeback after thumping defeat against KKR while on the other hand the MS Dhoni-led side has been in the red hot form and would look to continue their domination. So far in the points table, CSK is placed second while Bangalore based franchises are third on the table.
Star Sports Network has the right to telecast the Indian Premier League in India. The 35th match of the marquee tournament between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Chennai Super Kings will be telecasted on Star Sports 1, Star Sports 1 HD, Star Sports 3 and Star Sports 3 HD in India. Fans in South Africa and Zimbabwe can see the IPL encounter between the two teams on SuperSport. Cricket lovers in the United Kingdom and New Zealand can enjoy the game on Sky, Sports, while the fans from the Caribbean can see the live-action of the IPL 2021 encounter on flow sports. Willow Tv will telecast the match between RCB and CSK in the United States of America.
The cricket fans across the globe would be in for an exciting clash as two heavyweights of IPL Royal Challengers Bangalore and Chennai Super Kings will cross swords with each other. Both the sides have some power-hitters in their side and over the years have displayed some sensational performances with both bat and ball when they have clashed with each other but it is to be noted that MS Dhoni’s calmness has always had better of Virat Kohli’s aggression as in overall of 28 matches CSK has won 18 times while RCB has managed only 9 victories to their name against them. The two sides will clash with each other for the second time in the IPL 2021 and the match between them will be telecasted on Star Sports channels – Star Sports 1, Star Sports 1 HD, Star Sports 3 and Star Sports 3 HD. Apart from this, the online streaming of the match between Royals Challengers Bangalore and Chennai Super Kings will be broadcasted on Disney+Hotstar VIP.
Star Sports will telecast the IPL 2021 match between Royals Challengers Bangalore and Chennai Super Kings on TV. Fans can enjoy the match both in English and Hindi commentary. While Star Sports 1 and Star Sports 1 HD will telecast the game in English commentary, Star Sports 3 and Star Sports 3 HD will broadcast the match in Hindi commentary. The Virat Kohli-led side so far has had a decent IPL 2021 campaign and have been a consistent performer in all three departments of the game. They are placed third on the points table with 5 wins to their name on eight matches while the MS Dhoni-led side has become a team to defeat in this year’s IPL as in 8 matches they have 6 victories to their name and are placed second on the points table.
For those who are unable to watch the IPL 2021 encounter between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Chennai Super Kings on television, they can stream the match online. However, there won’t be any platforms that will steam the match between the defending champions and two-time winners for free. Viewers can tune in by subscribing to a nominal subscription fee of Disney+Hotstar. JIO is also providing Hotstar subscriptions on select plans. When these two clashed last time at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai, it saw Ravindra Jadeja outclassing the Virat Kohli-led side with his all-around skills. The swashbuckling all-rounder first with the bat scored a brutal 62 runs and helped his team post a total of 192 runs on the board. If this was not enough he took three wickets on the ball and effected a run out to help his side win the match by 69 runs.
The sixth match of the second phase of the IPL 2021 will take place at Sharjah Cricket Stadium between Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Chennai Super Kings (CSK) is scheduled to start at 7:30 PM IST.
Possible Playing XI for Royal Challengers Bangalore
With dimensions of the ground being short, Royal Challengers Bangalore can draft Tim David in place of Wanindu Hasaranga and can bring in the extra pace of Navdeep Saini in place of Sachin Baby
Virat Kohli (c), Devdutt Padikkal, KS Bharat (wk), Glenn Maxwell, AB de Villiers, Tim David/Wanindu Hasaranga, Kyle Jamieson, Harshal Patel, Mohammed Siraj, Yuzvendra Chahal, Navdeep Saini
Possible Playing XI for Chennai Super Kings
Chennai Super Kings are likely to go with the same XI, however, with the availability of Sam Curran, there could be a toss-up between him and Dwayne Bravo.
Faf du Plessis, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Moeen Ali, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, Ravindra Jadeja, MS Dhoni (c&wk), Dwayne Bravo/Sam Curran, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar, Josh Hazlewood