Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians
The tenth encounter of the IPL 2020 between RCB and MI is going to be played at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai on September 24th 2020.
RCB vs MI History:
The teams completed 27 meetings in the IPL History, till date. MI won 18 times and RCB won 9 times.
The teams met 10 times at the home ground of RCB. The host won just twice, and visitors won 8 times.
The teams met 11 times at the home ground of MI. The host won 7 times, and lost 4 times.
The teams played at the neutral venue 6 times. Both the teams won thrice.
Victory brings points:
In the group stage, the winner will earn 2 points and the defeating team will earn 0 points.
Weather forecast for Dubai shows the weather would be pretty clear and hot during the match. The precipitation would be 0% to 5% as of now, so there would be no chance of rain during the match. The temperature would be 31-34 Celsius. The wind would be between 7 to 16 km/h throughout the match. The wind speed would be decreased as the match progressed.
Toss and Pitch (Record of International Matches):
Teams preferred to bat first after winning the toss, which happened 38 times out of 62 matches. The selection favored the teams, and the teams won 21 times, while lost 16 times with one tie. On the other hand, the team chose to field first after winning the toss, won 11 times and lost 13 times. Over all, the teams, who won the toss, won the matches 32 times and lost 29 times.
The first batting team won the matches 34 times. Whereas, the teams, who batted second, won 27 times.
The lowest defended total was 118 on the venue. On the other hand, the highest successful chase is 180 on the ground.
The first inning lowest total was 71, and the highest total was 211 runs. For the second inning, the lowest total was 73 runs (completed innings), whereas the highest was 187 runs.
The batting average of the first innings is 21.37 and 19.06 is for the second innings.
History Between the Teams:
Both the teams faced each other at the venue just once, in which RCB was the winner.
T20I History at Venue:
The RCB got four chances to play the match at the venue, in which the team won twice and lost the same number of times. MI had three opportunities to play at the venue, and the team lost all three, and waited for the first victory at the ground.
Tentative XI for both the Teams:
Royal Challengers Bangalore:
The team would prefer to go with a couple of changes, M. Ali would get a chance in place of J. Philippe. I. Udana or A. Zampa may replace D. Steyn, and M. Siraj would be in place of U. Yadav.
Royal Challengers Bangalore Eleven: D. Padikkal, A. Finch, V. Kohli, AB. de Villiers, S. Dube, M. Ali, W. Sundar, N. Saini, I. Udana / A. Zampa / D. Steyn, M. Siraj / U. Yadav, Y. Chahal
The team would prefer to go with the winning combination. If N. Coulter-Nile will be fit then he may get a chance in place of J. Pattinson.
Mumbai Indians Eleven: Q. de Kock, RG. Sharma, S. Yadav, S. Tiwary, H. Pandya, K. Pollard, K. Pandya, N. Coulter-Nile / J. Pattinson, R. Chahar, T. Boult, J. Bumrah