RCB vs KKR Dream11 team Predictions: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight Riders
Royal Challengers Bangalore had a great start to its IPL 2021 campaign. RCB won both of its previous matches, however, the victory was awfully close one. Against Mumbai Indians, it chased down the target in final over and against Sunrisers Hyderabad it won the match by just 6 runs.
Kolkata Knight Riders on the other won its first match against Sunrisers Hyderabad while in 2nd match against Mumbai Indians, despite dominating the game from the start it lost by 10 runs.
RCB vs KKR Dream11 team Predictions: Where to Watch?
Sunday night Kolkata Knight Riders and Royal Challengers Bangalore will clash against each other in their 3rd game of IPL 2021 season.
The match will be played at Wankhede Stadium and will be live streamed on Star sports network from 3.30pm IST.
Amid the COVID restriction the match will be played without audience making into the stadium.
RCB vs KKR Dream11 team Predictions: Head-to-Head
Prior to this game, Kolkata Knight Riders have clashed with Royal Challengers Bangalore on 26 occasions. Kolkata Knight Riders has won 14 games while Royal Challengers Bangalore has won 12 games.
Last time when the two teams met, Royal Challengers Bangalore handed a 82 runs defeat to Rajasthan Royals at UAE.
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight Riders Dream11 Team Suggestion
Wicket Keeper: Ab d Villiers (C)
Batsman: V Kohli, D Padikkal (VC), N Rana and
All Rounder: G Maxwell, S Ahmed and A Russell.
Bowler: P Cummins, Y Chahal, H Patel and P Krishna
KKR Vs RCB Dream11 Team Predictions: Wicket Keeper
Ab d Villiers played a winning knock in match against Mumbai Indians however, in 2nd match he did not have a great day with the bat. He came to bat at number five and could manage only one run.
Dinesh Karthik remained not out in both the matches. In first match in 9 balls, he scored 22 runs while in 2nd match he was not out for 8 runs of 11 balls.
RCB vs KKR Dream11 Team Predictions: Batsmen
Shubman Gill has averaged 24 runs in first two matches, in last match against Mumbai Indians he scored 33 runs from 24 balls. Rahul Chahar got his priced wicket.
Continuing from where he left in the last match Nitish Rana again proved his mettle in last match. The left-hander managed 57 runs off 47 balls with six fours and a couple of sixes. However, his effort did not help his team register a win.
Rahul Tripathi did not trouble the score board much and got out for just 5 runs in match against Mumbai Indians. He has overall delivered 97 Dream11 points and in last match he delivered 17 points.
Kolkata’s captain Eoin Morgan has struggled in both the matches. In last match he scored just 5 runs and became victim of Rahul Chahar.
RCB Skipper Virat Kohli has been very much consistent in first two matches. He has averaged over 50 Dream11 points and in last match he delivered 53 Dream11 points. He scored 33 runs in 29 balls.
Playing his first match of the tournament against Sunrisers Hyderabad, Devdutt Padikkal started his knock with a couple of elegant fours. But he failed to convert his good start to a big inning. The left-handed batsman managed 11 runs off 13 balls.
RCB vs KKR Dream11 Team Predictions: All Rounders
Andre Russell will be our very first preferred all-rounder for Dream11 team. He bowled brilliantly for the Knights against Mumbai Indians. Though he didn’t complete his quota of four overs he did his job brilliantly in the 2 overs and took 5 wickets, but his poor form with the bat continues.
Bangladeshi Allrounder Shakib Al Hasan didn’t have a great outing with the bat against Mumbai. He scored 9 runs and became victim of Krunal Pandya. He did bowl 4 economical overs.
Washington Sundar scored eight runs off 11 balls. In the two overs he bowled, Sundar gave 14 runs with no wickets.
Daniel Christian didn’t quite have a good outing. He perished to T Natarajan and bowled just one over where he gave away seven runs.
Batting at No. 3 Shahbaz Ahmed was on the crease for 10 balls against SRH. He could score only 14 runs. But it was his bowling that did the trick for the Challengers. In the two overs he bowled, the left-arm spinner picked up the wickets of Manish Pandey, Jonny Bairstow and Abdul Samad.
Glenn Maxwell played a matured innings against SRH as he got his first IPL half-century of this edition. He managed 59 runs off 41 balls.
RCB vs KKR Dream11 Team Predictions: Bowlers
P Krishna didn’t quite have the best day with the ball in hand. In his four overs, the youngster went for 42 runs picking 1 wicket.
Varun Chakravarthy bowled reasonably as he gave away 27 runs off his four overs for 1 wicket.
Harbhajan Singh just bowled 2 overs giving away 17 runs.
Mohammed Siraj was sharp in the first two overs after which he leaked runs in the third. However, the pacer made a comeback and got the wickets of Wriddhiman Saha and Jason Holder. The pacer went for 25 runs and bowled a maiden as well.
Yuzvendra Chahal went wicketless for the second time in a row. But he was fairly economical this time around. In his four overs, the leg spinner gave away 29 runs.
Kyle Jamieson turned out to be the most expensive bowler for RCB as he leaked runs at 10 per over.
Harshal Patel backed up his performance against MI with another impressive show. In four overs, he gave away 25 runs and also got two important wickets.
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight Riders Match Prediction
The Sunday night match between RCB and KKR is expected to a close one. However, Smarkets predicts win for Royal Challengers Bangalore in this match. The odds for RCB is placed at 1.78 and for KKR the odds are 2.1 as of now.