Match Details: IPL 2019 Match 49 RCB vs RR
Venue: M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
Date: 30 April 2019
Time: 8:00 pm (IST)
Royal Challengers Bangalore and Rajasthan Royals will play the 49th match of Indian Premier League – IPL 2019 at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru on 30th March 2019.
It will be a cloudy evening with chances of rain during the match. The temperature will be below 30°C and humidity will be above 85%.
IPL 2019 Match 49 RCB vs RR Pitch Report
Pitch looks a beautiful wicket to bat on. Nice even covering of grass. It is a six-hitting ground, the ball flies here. There are some cracks with even grass covering but the ball would come on nicely and it could be a batting-friendly pitch.
IPL 2019 Match 49 RCB vs RR Team News
Royal Challengers are at the bottom of the points table with 8 points in 12 matches; 4 wins and 8 loss. While Rajasthan Royals are 7th on the points table with 10 points in 12 matches; 5 wins and 7 loss.
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) Team News
The only change Royal Challengers Bangalore will be making is to bring Tim Southee back in place of Shivam Dube.
Probable Playing XI for RCB: Virat Kohli (c), Parthiv Patel (wk), AB de Villiers, Heinrich Klaasen, Gurkeerat Mann, Marcus Stoinis, Mohammad Siraj, Washington Sundar, Umesh Yadav, Navdeep Saini, Yuzvendra Chahal.
Rajasthan Royals (RR) Team News
Rajasthan Royals have no reason to tinker their playing XI as they are coming with a comfortable win against Sunrisers Hyderabad.
Probable Playing XI for RR: Steve Smith (c), Ajinkya Rahane, Liam Livingstone, Sanju Samson (wk), Ashton Turner, Riyan Parag, Stuart Binny, Shreyas Gopal, Jaydev Unadkat, Oshane Thomas, Varun Aaron.
IPL 2019 Match 49 RCB vs RR Head to Head
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Rajasthan Royals (RR) have played 18 matches against each other in Indian Premier League (IPL) and 2 matches abandoned due to rain. In 18 matches, Royal Challengers Bangalore have won 8 matches and Rajasthan Royals have won 10 matches.
In last 5 matches with the results, Rajasthan Royals have won 3 matches and Royals Challengers Bangalore won only 2 matches. Both matches in IPL 2018 was won by Rajasthan Royals and the only match in IPL 2019 was won by Rajasthan Royals by 7 wickets.
Royal Challengers Bangalore and Rajasthan Royals have played 6 matches against each other at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru; out of the six Rajasthan Royals won 2 matches and Royal Challengers Bangalore have won 4 matches.
|Total||RCB Won||RR Won|
|At M. Chinnaswamy Stadium|
IPL 2019 Match 49 RCB vs RR Trivia
- Rajasthan Royals are the only side against whom Virat Kohli averages less than 25 (21.38) and has an SR of less than 120 (101.48).
- Shreyas Gopal has taken nine wickets in three games against RCB at an average of 5.56. He was the Man of the Match in the last two matches between the two teams.
- Rajasthan Royals have a poor record when they’ve batted first this season. Rajasthan Royals are the only team to have not won a match batting first this season and are winless in the four matches when they’ve had the opportunity of setting a target; won 5 of the 8 matches when batted second.
- Virat Kohli needs 21 runs to complete 4000 runs as captain in IPL.