Match 67 of IPL 2022 will see the table-toppers Gujarat Titans lock horns with the Royal Challengers Bangalore, in what is a must-win game for the Bangalore franchise to keep their playoff hopes alive. The Wankhede Stadium is the venue for this clash.
RCB currently sits on 14 points in 13 games and is in a group of 5teams that could potentially end up with 14 points with a game to go. RCB head into this encounter on the back of a 54-run defeat at the hands of the Punjab Kings. Wanindu Hasaranga was the star with the ball in hand claiming figures of 2/15 while everyone around him was traveling the distance.
The Titans, on the other hand, head into this encounter on the back of a 7-wicket victory against the Chennai Super Kings. Mohammed Shami was the star with the ball in hand claiming figures of 2/19, while Wriddhiman Saha starred in the chase scoring a 57-ball 67.
While the Titans head Into their last group stage game with a view to testing their bench-strength heading into the playoff stage. It’s all on the line for RCB as they not only need to win but win well to improve their poor net run rate.
Match: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Gujarat Titans, Match 67 IPL 2022.
Date: 19th May 2022.
Time: 7:30 PM IST.
Venue: Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai.
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Gujarat Titans Pitch Report
The surface at the Wankhede Stadium is a good cricketing surface, the ball is expected to come nicely onto the bat while there is expected to be some assistance on offer for the bowlers. The new ball is expected to nip around a bit, while there will be some turn-on offer as well.
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Gujarat Titans Weather Report.
The temperature is expected to range between 27 and 33 degrees Celsius. No rain is expected throughout the day.
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Gujarat Titans Probable XIs
Royal Challengers Bangalore
Faf Du Plessis©, Virat Kohli, Rajat Patidar, Glenn Maxwell, Mahipal Lomror, Dinesh Karthik(wk), Shahbaz Ahmed, Wanindu Hasaranga, Harshal Patel, Josh Hazelwood, Mohammed Siraj.
Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Shubman Gill, Matthew Wade, Hardik Pandya©, David Miller, Rahul Tewatia, Rashid Khan, R. Sai Kishore, Alzarri Joseph, Mohammed Shami, Yash Dayal.
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Gujarat Titans D11 Prediction
Dinesh Karthik, Wriddhiman Saha, Virat Kohli, Rajat Patidar, David Miller, Hardik Pandya (vc), Glenn Maxwell ©, Wanindu Hasaranga, Shahbaz Ahmed, Mohammed Shami, Rashid Khan.
Rashid Khan and Wanindu Hasaranga can also be made the captain and vice-captain. Harshal Patel and Faf Du Plessis can be good picks as well.
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Gujarat Titans Match Prediction.
Gujarat has been on the top of its game throughout the season. Gujarat Titans are favorites to finish on top in this encounter.
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Gujarat Titans Head to Head.
The Gujarat Titans and Royal Challengers Bangalore have only taken on each other once prior to this game. The Titans registered a 6-wicket victory in their face-off earlier this season.
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Gujarat Titans TV and Live Streaming Details
All matches of IPL 2022 will be broadcasted across the Star Sports Network and on Hotstar.