IPL RCB vs RR Live: The 43rd match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 will see the Royals clash with each other. The Royal Challengers Bangalore will take on Rajasthan Royals at Dubai International Cricket Stadium. As the tournament is about to reach its business end every game from now on becomes extremely important for each team. The Virat Kohli-led side would be high on confidence after a comprehensive victory against defending champions Mumbai Indians while on the other hand the Sanju Samson-led side would’ve been gutted with the way they performed against out of form Sunrisers Hyderabad and one more loss in the league stage means their hopes of qualifying for the playoffs are likely to shatter. Royal Challengers Bangalore are placed third on the points table and they would be looking to make no mistake and win the important encounter against Rajasthan Royals who are placed seventh on the table.
Star Sports Network has the right to telecast the Indian Premier League in India. The 43rd match of the marquee tournament between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Rajasthan Royals 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 RR in the United States of America.
Royal Challengers Bangalore will have the upper hand in today’s encounter against Rajasthan Royals considering their impressive win against Mumbai Indians and returning of their middle order in form, the Sanju Samson-led franchise on the other hand would be under immense pressure to perform and margin for error is very less for them from now if they have to fancy their chances of entering the playoffs. Talking of the head to head record between the teams, they have matched each other blow for blow with the Virat Kohli-led side leading 11-10 in 23 games. 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 Royal Challengers Bangalore and Rajasthan Royals will be broadcasted on Disney+Hotstar VIP.
Star Sports will telecast the IPL 2021 match between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Rajasthan Royals 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 as compared to the rest of the seasons have done better in this year’s IPL and are placed third on the points table with 6 wins to their name in ten matches. The Sanju Samson-led side is having a mixed season so far as in 10 matches so far they have won 4 and are placed seventh on the points table.
For those who are unable to watch the IPL 2021 encounter between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Rajasthan Royals on television, they can stream the match online. However, there won’t be any platforms that will stream the match between the Virat Kohli-led side and one time champions 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 the Virat Kohli-led side pounding the Rajasthan Royals. Asked to bat first, the Sanju Samson-led franchise posted a total of 177 runs and it seemed that fans would be in for thriller but century but Devdutt Padikkal and a half-century by Virat Kohli helped RCB chase the target in just 16.3 overs with 10 wickets.
The 43rd match of the IPL 2021 will take place at Dubai International cricket stadium between Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Rajasthan Royals (RR) is scheduled to start at 7:30 PM IST.
Possible Playing XI for Royal Challengers Bangalore
Royal Challengers Bangalore are likely to go with the same XI in the match against Rajasthan Royals
Virat Kohli (c), Devdutt Padikkal, Srikar Bharat (wk), Glenn Maxwell, AB de Villiers, Shahbaz Ahmed, Daniel Christian, Kyle Jamieson, Harshal Patel, Mohammed Siraj, Yuzvendra Chahal
Possible Playing XI for Rajasthan Royals
There could be a toss-up between Chris Morris and Tabraiz Shamsi while the Sanju Samson-led franchise could bring in Shreyas Gopal considering his record against RCB
Evin Lewis, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Sanju Samson (c & wk), Liam Livingstone, Mahipal Lomror, Riyan Parag, Rahul Tewatia, Chris Morris/Tabraiz Shamsi, Chetan Sakariya, Jaydev Unadkat/Shreyas Gopal, Mustafizur Rahman