RCB vs PBKS Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Dream11 Team, Playing XI, Pitch Report, Injury Update of Vivo IPL 2021 match between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Punjab Kings. They will play against each other for the second time in this season of the Vivo IPL 2021.
RCB vs PBKS Vivo IPL 2021 Match 48 Details:
The 48th match of the Vivo IPL 2021 will see Royal Challengers Bangalore facing off against Punjab Kings on 3rd October at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium.
This game is scheduled to start at 3:30 PM IST and the live-action can be viewed on Star Sports Network while the live scores can be tracked on the CricketAddictor website.
RCB vs PBKS Vivo IPL 2021 Match 48 Preview:
Royal Challengers Bangalore will be squaring off against Punjab Kings in the 48th match of this season’s IPL at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on the 3rd of October. Royal Challengers Bangalore have won 7 of their 11 games so far, and are currently standing 3rd on the points table. On the other hand, Punjab Kings have managed to win just 5 of their 12 games so far, they are placed 5th on the points table presently.
Punjab Kings last played Kolkata Knight Riders at Dubai, where they managed to win the game in the very last over. Batting first, KKR stacked 165 runs for the loss of 7 wickets. Arshdeep Singh continued his phenomenal form with the ball and hunted 3 scalps, while Ravi Bishnoi picked a couple of key wickets. Punjab Kings chased down this total in the 20th over, courtesy to Rahul’s 67 and Mayank Agarwal’s 40.
Royal Challengers Bangalore last played Rajasthan Royals at Dubai, where they managed to win the game quite comfortably by 7 wickets. Batting first, Rajasthan Royals could manage just 149 runs on the board, Harshal Patel picked 3 wickets while Chahal and Shahbaz Ahmed grabbed 2 wickets each. Royal Challengers Bangalore chased down this total in the 18th over itself, their star all-rounder Glenn Maxwell played an unbeaten knock of 50 runs while the wicketkeeper-batsman Srikar Bharat contributed 44 runs.
These two sides have met 27 times so far in this tournament, where Punjab Kings won 15 clashes while Royal Challengers Bangalore managed 12 wins. The last times these two teams met, in Ahmedabad, Punjab Kings won the game by 34 runs. A win for Bangalore would almost guarantee them a playoff spot whereas a win for Punjab would send them into the top 4.
RCB vs PBKS Vivo IPL 2021 Match 48 Weather Report:
The temperature is expected to hover around 36°C on the matchday with 47 % humidity and 24 km/hr wind speed. There are no chances of precipitation during the game.
RCB vs PBKS Vivo IPL 2021 Match 48 Pitch Report:
The Sharjah Cricket Stadium provides a neutral wicket where both the departments are expected to receive a decent amount of help from the surface. Spinners can come lethal in the middle overs while pacers will be in the game throughout.
Average 1st innings score:
The average first innings score on this wicket is 140.
Record of chasing teams:
The team batting second has great records here. They have maintained a winning percentage of 80 on this ground.
RCB vs PBKS Vivo IPL 2021 Match 48 Injury Update:
(Will be added when there is an update)
RCB vs PBKS Vivo IPL 2021 Match 48 Probable XIs:
Royal Challengers Bangalore: Virat Kohli©, Devdutt Padikkal, Srikar Bharat(wk), Glenn Maxwell, AB de Villiers, Dan Christian, Shahbaz Ahmed, Harshal Patel, George Garton, Mohammed Siraj, Yuzvendra Chahal
Bench: Tim David, Wanindu Hasaranga, Sachin Baby
Punjab Kings: KL Rahul©(wk), Mayank Agarwal, Aiden Markram, Nicholas Pooran, Deepak Hooda, Shahrukh Khan, Fabian Allen, Nathan Ellis, Mohammed Shami, Arshdeep Singh, Ravi Bishnoi
Bench: Mandeep Singh, Adil Rashid, Murugan Ashwin
Top Picks For Dream11 Prediction and Fantasy Cricket Tips:
Virat Kohli is a right-handed batsman from Royal Challengers Bangalore who leads the team. He has stacked 332 runs in this season so far.
Devdutt Padikkal is a left-handed batsman from Royal Challengers Bangalore who opens the innings for them. He has smashed 309 runs in this season so far.
Glenn Maxwell is a right-handed batsman and right-arm off-break bowler from Royal Challengers Bangalore. He has smacked 350 runs and took 3 wickets in this tournament so far.
Harshal Patel is a right-handed batsman and right-arm fast bowler from Royal Challengers Bangalore. He has picked up 26 wickets in this season so far.
Lokesh Rahul is a right-handed wicketkeeper-batsman from Punjab Kings. He has hammered 489 runs in this season so far.
Mayank Agarwal is a right-handed batsman from Punjab Kings who opens the innings for them. He has smacked 372 runs in this season so far.
Aiden Markram is a right-handed batsman and right-arm off-break bowler from Punjab Kings. He has marked 113 runs in this season so far.
RCB vs PBKS Vivo IPL 2021 Match 48 Captain and Vice-Captain Choices:
Captain – Glenn Maxwell, KL Rahul
Vice-Captain – Virat Kohli, Devdutt Padikkal
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for RCB vs PBKS Dream11 Team:
Keeper – Lokesh Rahul, Kona Srikar-Bharat
Batsmen – Devdutt Padikkal, Aiden Markram, Virat Kohli (VC)
All-rounders – Glenn Maxwell (C), Fabian Allen
Bowlers – Arshdeep Singh, Ravi Bishnoi, Harshal Patel, George Garton
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for RCB vs PBKS Dream11 Team:
Keeper – Lokesh Rahul (C), Nicholas Pooran
Batsmen – Devdutt Padikkal (VC), Mayank Agarwal, AB de Villiers
All-rounders – Glenn Maxwell
Bowlers – Arshdeep Singh, Ravi Bishnoi, Nathan Ellis, Yuzvendra Chahal, Mohammed Siraj
RCB vs PBKS Vivo IPL 2021 Match 48 Expert Advice:
Glenn Maxwell will be a good captaincy choice for the mini grand leagues. Nicholas Pooran and AB de Villiers and are the punt-picks here. The best-suggested combination for this game is 2-3-2-4.
RCB vs PBKS Vivo IPL 2021 Match 48 Probable Winners:
Royal Challengers Bangalore is expected to win this match.