Royal Challengers Bangalore are currently placed at 3rd position in the points table after winning 5 out of 7 games, meanwhile, Sunrisers have done well in this season so far by winning 4 consecutive matches they have played. Toss might be a crucial factor in this game as teams are still chasing after winning the toss.
RCB unlike their previous IPL seasons has had a good middle-order batting line-up in the form of Dinesh Karthik and Shahbaz Ahmed as their exceptional form has helped Bengaluru to perform really well this season. SRH opening pair Abhishek Sharma and Kane Williamson have played crucial roles this season to win games for them, meanwhile, Rahul Tripathi and Aiden Markram have also been brilliant with their given roles:
Numbers and Stats before the start of RCB vs SRH game:
In IPL among current players
Most runs for RCB vs SRH: Virat Kohli (569)
Most wickets for RCB vs SRH: Mohammed Siraj (8)
Most runs for SRH vs RCB: Kane Williamson (351)
Most wickets for SRH vs RCB: Bhuvneshwar Kumar (16)
1 – RCB will be playing their 1st IPL match in Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai overall.
1 – Nicholas Pooran needs 1 more six to complete 50 sixes in IPL.
2 – SRH have played 2 IPL matches in Brabourne Stadium and won both of them. They defeated RR by 7 runs in 2015 and KKR by 7 wickets in 2022.
31 – Glenn Maxwell needs 31 more runs to complete 8000 runs in T20 cricket.
36 – Abhishek Sharma needs 36 more runs to complete 1000 runs in T20 cricket.
58.5 – Kane Williamson averages 58.5 with the bat against RCB in IPL. He has smashed 351 runs in 8 innings against RCB in IPL.
78 – Aiden Markram needs 78 more runs to complete 2000 runs in T20 cricket.