Match Details for MI vs RCB MyTeam11 contest
Indian Premier League 2020
Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
28th October, 2020,
7:30 PM IST
Preview for MI vs RCB MyTeam11 Contest:
Mumbai fell to shock defeats to Kings XI Punjab and Rajasthan Royals in recent games. Despite that, they are still on top of the table with 14 points, owing to much better net run rate compared to the likes of RCB and DC. They will square off against RCB and this match is sure to give us a team that’ll progress to the qualifiers.
Royal Challengers Bangalore are also arriving into the game on the back of a loss to CSK. They would like to get the edge over their Southern rivals Mumbai Indians and beat them to qualification.
Injuries and unavailability:
Rohit Sharma wasn’t included in the Indian squad for Australia citing fitness reasons and it seems unlikely that he’ll be a part of this game.
Probable Playing XIs:
Royal Challengers Bangalore: Devdutt Padikkal, Aaron Finch, Virat Kohli (c), AB de Villiers (wk), Shivam Dube, Washington Sundar, Chris Morris, Isuru Udana, Navdeep Saini, Yuzvendra Chahal, Mohammed Siraj.
Mumbai Indians: Quinton de Kock (wk), Ishan Kishan, Suryakumar Yadav, Saurabh Tiwary, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard (c), Krunal Pandya, James Pattinson, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah.
MI vs RCB MyTeam11 Teams
Head to Head/Small League
In the small league, the expected playing XI consisting of the best players should be chosen. And as such, assembling the best individuals to ensure maximum quality in all departments will be the right thing to do.
Experimental lineups should be put out for this and since both teams could look to shuffle the pack a little.
Top Picks for MI vs RCB MyTeam11 Contest:
Quinton De Kock: De Kock showed once again why he’s among the best batsmen in the world with a spectacular innings against KKR. He was the Man of the Match and remained unbeaten at 78 runs which he scored off 44 deliveries. He has been in brilliant form lately and has scored 374 runs at an average of 41.55.
Jasprit Bumrah: After a little inconsistency, Bumrah looks to be at his best once again. He has picked up 17 wickets in this season already and is in the running for the Purple Cap award. Against CSK, he was spectacular in the Powerplay.
Virat Kohli: After his initial, shocking slump, Virat Kohli is back in his element. He has already accumulated over 415 runs this season and has a fantastic average of 59.28.
AB De Villiers: AB De Villiers was in great form in the previous game but he failed to hit the big shots as much as he would’ve liked. He scored 39 runs off 36 deliveries and did not even hit a single six, which uncharacteristic of a De Villiers innings.
Captain Picks for MI vs RCB MyTeam11 Contest:
Captain: Virat Kohli and Hardik Pandya
Virat Kohli would love to get another big knock to take his team close to qualification. Hardik Pandya was unstoppable against Rajasthan Royals and scored his half century in just 20 deliveries!
Vice Captains: AB De Villiers and Jasprit Bumrah
AB De Villiers has been brilliant in the IPL so far this season! Jasprit Bumrah failed to pick up wickets in the last game and would like to get a few victims against Kohli and co in this match.
Budget picks for MI vs RCB MyTeam11 Contest:
Suryakumar Yadav: Suryakumar Yadav is one of the best players between both the teams and would be expected to do well. He is available for just 8.5 credits.
Devdutt Padikkal: Devdutt Padikkal is a quality batsman and can prove to be an important multiplier pick at just 8.5 credits.
Trent Boult: Trent Boult is very impressive in his wicket taking abilities. He is available for just 8.5 credits.