Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
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The match between RCB and SRH is the fifty-second meeting of the IPL 2021, which is going to be played at the Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium, Abu Dhabi on October 6th 2021.
SRH vs RCB History:
The teams competed against each other 19 times, till date. Out of them, RCB won 8 times, and lost 10 times including a super over victory in a tied game with a match called off without a ball (Abandoned).
Last 5 (completed) match results of RCB against SRH are WLLWW.
The teams faced each other 8 times at the home ground of RCB. The host won 5 times. On the other hand, the visitors won twice. One match was abandoned.
Last 5 (completed) match results of RCB against SRH are WWLWL.
The teams competed 7 times at the home ground of SRH. The home team won 6 times including a one over eliminator win in a tied game and lost just once.
Last 5 (completed) match results of SRH against RCB are WWWWL.
The teams met 4 times at the neutral venue. RCB also won twice, whereas SRH won twice.
Last 5 (completed) match results of RCB against SRH are WLLW -.
Points and Ranks:
In the group stage, the winner will earn 2 points and the defeating team will earn 0 points.
Royal Challengers Bangalore:
RCB is at the third rank in the table and will come to either second position or stay at the same rank by earning 2 points after winning the match. The team will stay at the same position in defeat.
Last 5 (completed) match results of RCB are WWWLL.
SRH is at eighth rank in the table and will stay at the same rank without being affected by the result of the game, while earning 2 points in winning and 0 in defeat.
Last 5 (completed) match results of SRH are LLWLL.
Weather forecast for Abu Dhabi shows the weather would be sunny and clear throughout the match. The precipitation percentage would be 1% to 3% as of now, so there would be almost no chance of rain during the match. The temperature would be between 32 to 33 Celsius. The wind would be between 12 to 22 km/h. The speed of wind and the temperature would decrease gradually.
Toss and Pitch (Record of IPL):
Teams prefer to bat first 17 times in 35 matches. The selection didn’t favor the teams, as the team won 7 times, though one of them was tied, but the team, with batting first, managed to win by boundary counts (as, the super over was also tied), and lost 10 times.
Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to bat first, are LLWLL.
On the other hand, the team chose to field first after winning the toss, which happened 18 times out of 35 matches. The selection favors the teams, and the teams won 11 times, and lost also 7 times, though one of the defeats was in a super over in a tied game.
Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to field first, are WWLWW.
Over all, the teams, who won the toss, won the matches 18 times and lost 17 times.
Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while winning the toss, are WWLLW.
The first batting team won the matches 14 times including two ties, in one game the first batting team won by boundary counts (as the super over was also tied) and the other one was decided by super over. Whereas, the teams, who batted second, won 21 times.
Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while the team bat first, are LLLWL.
The lowest successful defended total was 132 on the venue. On the other hand, the highest successful chase is 206 on the ground.
The first inning lowest total was 70, and the highest total was 205 runs. For the second inning, the lowest total was 84 runs (completed innings), whereas the highest was 206 runs.
The batting average of the first innings is 26.58 and 28.00 is for the second innings.
T20 History Between the Teams at the Venue:
Both the teams faced each other once at the venue. SRH won the outing.
Last 5 (completed) match results of RCB against SRH at the venue are L – – – -.
Teams’ T20 History at the Venue:
RCB got 7 chances to play the match at the venue, the team has a horrendous record, as the team won twice and lost 5 times.
Last 5 (completed) match results of RCB at the venue are LLLLW.
SRH got 6 chances to play the match at the venue, the team has a very poor record, as the team won twice, and lost 4 times, including a defeat for the team in the super over in the tied game.
Last 5 (completed) match results of SRH at the venue are LWL*WL.
Tentative XI for both the Teams:
Royal Challengers Bangalore:
The team may go with the winning combination.
Royal Challengers Bangalore: D. Padikkal, V. Kohli, S. Bharat, G. Maxwell, AB. de Villiers, D. Christian, S. Ahmed, G. Garton, H. Patel, M. Siraj, Y. Chahal
The team may go with an unchanged XI despite the defeat.
Sunrisers Hyderabad Eleven: J. Roy, W. Saha, K. Williamson, P. Garg, A. Sharma, A. Samad, J. Holder, R. Khan, B. Kumar, S. Kaul, U. Malik
*Notes: the result of the most recent match is at the left. *Notes: “*” means the match was tied but the match was resulted through one over eliminator.