Match Details for RCB vs MI MyTeam11 contest
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians
Dubai International Stadium, Dubai
28th September, 2020,
7:30 PM IST
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Royal Challengers Bangalore endured a torrid time in the previous match against Kings XI Punjab. Having been dropped twice by Virat Kohli of all people, KL Rahul took Bangalore to the cleaners and ended up playing the highest scoring inning by an Indian in IPL. Bangalore stuttered and fell while chasing and couldn’t even match Rahul’s tally and ended up losing the match by 97 runs.
Mumbai Indians bounced back with a 49-run victory over Kolkata Knight Riders after losing the IPL 2020 opener to Chennai Super Kings. Rohit Sharma and co put out a comprehensive performance to secure their 20th win over KKR. It got Mumbai their first points in the current IPL edition.
Injuries and unavailability:
Chris Morris is out with a side strain and his fitness status is still not clear.
Probable Playing XIs:
Mumbai Indians: Rohit Sharma (C), Quinton De Kock (WK), Surya Kumar Yadav, Saurabh Tiwary, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, James Pattinson, Jasprit Bumrah
Royal Challengers Bangalore: Aaron Finch, Devdutt Padikkal, Virat Kohli (C), AB de Villiers, Parthiv Patel (WK), Shivam Dube, Moeen Ali, Dale Steyn, Umesh Yadav, Navdeep Saini and Yuzvendra Chahal
RCB vs MI 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.
RCB vs MI MyTeam11 Top Picks
Devdutt Padikkal: The youngster was the revelation for RCB in the opening match. He looked extremely calm and composed and took some of the bowlers to the cleaners. He scored a brilliant half-century in that match. He’d love to get back to that same form after a disappointing start against Punjab.
AB De Villiers: AB De Villiers started the tournament at his usual best. Despite not being too explosive, he was still majestic in his shot-hitting. He ended the match at 51 runs in just 30 deliveries
Hardik Pandya: Hardik Pandya was on destructive form with both the bat and the ball last season. He had the second highest strike rate after Andre Russell at 191.42 during the tournament.
Rohit Sharma: Rohit Sharma was at his very best against Kolkata Knight Riders. He scored 80 runs in just 54 deliveries and looked unstoppable. He looked set to go all the way and make a ton but couldn’t keep up in the latter half of the match because of fitness concerns.
RCB vs MI MyTeam11 Captain Picks
Captain: Rohit Sharma and AB De Villiers
Rohit Sharma’s innings included 3 fours and 6 sixes! AB De Villiers scored runs at an average of 44.20 and at a strike rate of 154 last season!
Vice Captains: Virat Kohli and Quinton de Kock
Kohli received much flak for his disappointing performances both with the bat and in field in the previous match and he’d like to answer his critics back. Quinton De Kock is a reliable opening batsman and has been in good touch this season!
RCB vs MI MyTeam11 Budget picks
Moeen Ali: Moeen 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 Paddikal: Devdutt is a brilliant batsman who carries a lot of promised and can prove to be an important multiplier pick at just 8 credits.
Trent Boult: Trent is very impressive in his wicket taking abilities. He is available for just 8.5 credits.