Apr 19: Lucknow Tremendous Giants v Royal Challengers Bangalore, thirty first Match, DY Patil Stadium
Secure XI: KL Rahul (capt), Quinton de Kock, Dinesh Karthik, Faf du Plessis, Deepak Hooda, Manish Pandey, Glenn Maxwell (vice-capt), Wanindu Hasaranga, Avesh Khan, Mohammed Siraj, Ravi Bishnoi
Captain: KL Rahul
KL Rahul has phenomenal numbers in opposition to Royal Challengers. Since 2018, he has scored 451 runs in eight outings at a mean of 90.20 and a strike charge of 151.85 in opposition to the facet. He’s recent out of a 60-ball 103* in opposition to Mumbai Indians within the earlier recreation. Anticipate him to deliver that kind into this recreation.
Vice-captain: Glenn Maxwell
Glenn Maxwell has been in good contact with the bat scoring 26 (11) and 55 (34) in current outings. He was the main run-scorer for Royal Challengers final season too, with 513 runs in 14 video games at a mean of 42.75 and a strike charge of 144.10. He has been notably good in opposition to spin since 2021, scoring 326 runs at a strike charge of 163.81, averaging 46.57.
Dinesh Karthik: The person in kind, Dinesh Karthik has been distinctive for Royal Challengers, topping the run-chart this season with 197 runs in six outings at a stellar strike charge of 209.57. He’s the main run-scorer within the loss of life overs this match with 136 runs at a strike charge of 238.59, and only one dismissal in six innings.
Wanindu Hasaranga: Hasaranga is without doubt one of the only a few bowlers who haven’t gone wicketless even in a single outing this season. He has taken 11 wickets in six video games to date this season. Though he’s but to get a stable batting alternative, he can undoubtedly get you batting factors as nicely.
Mohammed Siraj: After a few disappointing performances, Siraj got here again nicely within the final outing selecting up 2 for 31 in opposition to Delhi Capitals. Since 2020 in powerplays, he has taken 13 wickets in 28 outings at an economic system of 6.98.
Ravi Bishnoi: The teenager has been bowling very nicely however has been a bit unfortunate by way of wickets and is due for an enormous one. He has taken 5 wickets in six outings to date at an economic system of seven.16. In opposition to Royal Challengers, he has taken 2 for 17 and three for 32 prior to now.
Excessive Threat XI: Dinesh Karthik (vice-capt), KL Rahul, Virat Kohli, Marcus Stoinis, Deepak Hooda, Glenn Maxwell, Jason Holder, Shahbaz Ahmed, Josh Hazlewood, Wanindu Hasaranga (capt), Ravi Bishnoi