Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi Capitals
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The match between RCB and DC is the fifty-sixth meeting of the IPL 2021, which is going to be played at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai on October 8th 2021.
RCB vs DC History:
The teams competed against each other 27 times, till date. Out of them, RCB won 16 times, including a super over victory in a tied game and lost 10 times. 1 game was called off without any result.
Last 5 (completed) match results of RCB against DC are WLLLL.
The teams faced each other 11 times at the home ground of RCB. The host won 6 times including a super over victory in a tied game. On the other hand, the visitors won 4 times. 1 game was called off without any result.
Last 5 (completed) match results of RCB against DC are LWWLW.
The teams competed 9 times at the home ground of DC. The home team won thrice and lost 6 times.
Last 5 (completed) match results of DC against RCB are WLLLL.
The teams met 7 times at the neutral venue. RCB won 4 times, whereas DC won thrice.
Last 5 (completed) match results of RCB against DC are WLLWW.
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 third rank in the table and will come to second rank or stay on the third by earning 2 points after winning the match. The team will stay on the same rank in defeat.
Last 5 (completed) match results of RCB are LWWWL.
DC is at the top of the table and will stay at the top of the table by earning 2 points after winning the match or even in defeat, as well.
Last 5 (completed) match results of DC are WWLWW.
Weather forecast for Dubai shows the weather would be mostly clear in the beginning of the game and then pretty clear till the end of the match. The precipitation percentage would be between 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 6 to 15 km/h. The speed of wind and the temperature would decrease gradually.
Toss and Pitch (Record of IPL):
Teams chose to bat first after winning the toss, which happened 19 times in 43 games. The selection didn’t favor the teams, as the team won 7 times and lost 12 times, though once the team lost a match in the second super over.
Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to bat first, are LLLWL.
On the other hand, the team chose to field first after winning the toss, won 9 times and lost 15 times, though the teams lost the match in super over twice.
Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to field first, are WWWWL.
Over all, the teams, who won the toss, won the matches 16 times and lost 27 times, including those three super over defeats.
Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while winning the toss, are WWLWW.
The first batting team won the matches 22 times including two ties. Whereas, the teams, who batted second, won 21 times, only, including one tie.
Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while the team bat first, are LLLLL.
The lowest successful defended total was 126. On the other hand, Highest successful chase is 179 at the ground.
The first inning lowest total was 110, and the highest total was 219 runs. For the second inning, the lowest total was 109 runs, whereas the highest was 201 runs.
The batting average of the first innings is 27.91 and 24.92 is for the second innings.
T20 History Between the Teams at the Venue:
Both the teams faced each other once at the venue. DC won the outing.
Last 5 (completed) match results of RCB against DC at the venue are L – – – -.
Teams’ T20 History at the Venue:
RCB got 11 opportunities to play at the venue. The team has a pretty good record, as the team won 7 times, though one of the victories was in the super over in a tied game, and lost 4 times.
Last 5 (completed) match results of RCB at the venue are WWLWW.
DC got 13 chances to play the match at the venue, the team has an above average record, as the team won 7 times, and lost 6 times.
Last 5 (completed) match results of DC at the venue are WWLLL.
Tentative XI for both the Teams:
Royal Challengers Bangalore:
The team may go with W. Hasaranga in place of G. Garton.
Royal Challengers Bangalore Eleven: D. Padikkal, V. Kohli, S. Bharat, G. Maxwell, AB. de Villiers, S. Ahmed, W. Hasarnaga, D. Christian, H. Patel, M. Siraj, Y. Chahal
The team may go with a winning combination.
Delhi Capitals Eleven: P. Shaw, S. Dhawan, S. Iyer, R. Pant, R. Patel, S. Hetmyer, A. Patel, R. Ashwin, K. Rabada, A. Khan, A. Nortje
*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.