MI vs RCB IPL today match prediction: Lets get straight to the point without any fancy introduction for the start of the biggest cricket festival in the world. Two of the most popular teams lock horns against each other and one couldn’t have asked for a better start than the Virat Kohli vs Rohit Sharma face-off.
There were a lot of speculations about the availability of Kieron Pollard but the Caribbean white ball captain is available for selection for the tournament opener. BLR, suffered a blow when their opener in Devdutt Padikkal was tested positive a week or two ago for corona but he has returned with negative tests and is available for selection as well.
Lets bring out the strengths and weaknesses of both the sides in MI vs BLR today IPL match prediction
Royal Challengers Bangalore
Rohit Sharma, Ishan Kishan, Surya Kumar Yadav, Kieron Pollard, Jimmy Neesham, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Adam Milne/Nathan-Coulter Nile/Jayant Yadav, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah
RCB playing 11 (Likely)
Virat Kohli, Devdutt Padikkal, Glenn Maxwell, Washington Sundar, AB de Villiers, Daniel Christian, Mohammad Azharudeen, Kyle Jamieson, Mohammad Siraj, Navdeep Saini, Yuzvendra Chahal
Form guide (Last 5 games)
Records at Chennai (T20 format)
MI- 8 wins and 4 defeats in 12 games
RCB- 2 wins and 8 defeats in 10 games
Who will win IPL match today?
RCB have won only 2 of their 8 games in Chepauk, their style of play don’t suit Chepauk but they have one of the best spin bowling duos in this competition who could exploit the slow turners in Chepauk.
Mumbai Indians are a dynamic team and they can win on any given wicket but the absence of Quinton de Kock will affect their settled 11. They also have 2 of the best players of spin bowling in their middle order The odds are in favor of Mumbai Indians.
Bet365- MI- 1.61, RCB- 2.30
Betway- MI- 1.72, RCB- 2.15
Today MI vs BLR match score: Anything around 160 would be a defendable total.
Today IPL match pitch report: The wicket is expected to turn and might relatively be a low scoring game.
Tomorrow IPL game
CSK vs DC