BLR vs CSK: Royal Challengers Bangalore will be locking horns with Chennai Super Kings in the 49th match of Indian Premier League on 4th May at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune.
Royal Challengers Bangalore are having a balanced campaign in the Tata IPL 2022. They are coming into this game after a 6-wicket loss against the Gujarat Titans where Virat Kohli was seen in his true form scoring a magnificent half-century. Besides this they were beaten by the Chennai Super Kings by 23 runs in the reverse fixture and will be eyeing to revenge their previous setbacks in this match.
On the other hand, Chennai Super Kings got back into winnings ways after their previous victory by 13 runs over the Sunrisers Hyderabad. Ruturaj Gaikwad was the player of the match as he had struck an outstanding 57-ball 99 runs knock and was also backed by Conway’s unbeaten 85 which helped them to put up a robust total of 202 runs. Later, a 4-fer from Mukesh Choudhary handed them their third victory.
Match: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Chennai Super Kings, 49th Match
Date & Time: May 4th, 07:30 PM
Venue: Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune
The pitch at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium has been batting-friendly. Batters will have good time batting at this venue while bowlers will have to maintain their line and lengths to regulate the flow of runs. Batting first would be the wise option here.
The temperature is expected to be approximately 33°C on matchday, with a humidity of 36 percent and a wind speed of 16 km/hr. There will be no rain, and the sky will be clear.
BLR vs CSK Probable Playing XI
Royal Challengers Bangalore
Faf du Plessis (c), Virat Kohli, Rajat Patidar, Glenn Maxwell, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Shahbaz Ahmed, Mahipal Lomror, Wanindu Hasaranga, Harshal Patel, Mohammed Siraj, Josh Hazlewood
Chennai Super Kings
Ruturaj Gaikwad, Devon Conway, Robin Uthappa, Ambati Rayudu, Ravindra Jadeja, MS Dhoni (c & wk), Mitchell Santner, Dwaine Pretorius, Simarjeet Singh, Mukesh Choudhary, Maheesh Theekshana
BLR vs CSK Dream11 Team
Dinesh Karthik, Ruturaj Gaikwad. Devon Conway, Faf du Plessis, Virat Kohli, Glenn Maxwell, Ravindra Jadeja, Wanindu Hasaranga, Josh Hazlewood, Mukesh Choudhary, Maheesh Theekshana
Captain: Virat Kohli | Vice-captain: Ruturaj Gaikwad
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