The 48th match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 will be played between the defending champions Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium on Wednesday.
Mumbai Indians is sitting on the top of the points table with 14 points, Royal Challengers Bangalore is at third spot with the same number of points. Both the teams have lost their previous matches. While Mumbai Indians lost their previous match against Kolkata knight Riders, Royal Challengers Bangalore lost their previous match against Chennai Super Kings.
In such a situation, both the teams would be craving for two crucial points as it will take them closer to the playoffs.
Earlier in the tournament when these two sides met, RCB defeated MI after a thrilling Super Over fight.
Match: Mumbai Indians (MI) vs Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), Match 48
Date: 28th October 2020
Time: 7:30 PM (IST) / 14:00 (GMT) / 6:00 PM (Local Time)
Venue: Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
The pitch at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi is quite balanced. It offers help to both the batsmen and the bowlers. The Pitch will be expected to slow down as the match progresses. Batsmen should look to target the shorter side of the ground. In the previous matches here, dew has played its part and hasn’t as well. A total of 160-170 will be a good score on this pitch.
The temperature at Abu Dhabi will fluctuate between 30 to 33 degree-Celsius. It will be hit and dry there. The humidity level will remain as usual.
MI vs RCB Head-To-Head
- Total Matches Played: 28
- Mumbai Indians (MI) Won: 18
- Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) Won: 10
- No Results: 0
Probable Playing 11
Probable Playing 11 for Dream11 IPL 2020, Match Number 48– Mumbai Indians (MI) vs Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai.
Predicted Playing 11 for Mumbai Indians
Quinton de Kock (WK), Saurabh Tiwary, Ishan Kishan, Suryakumar Yadav, Kieron Pollard (C), Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Rahul Chahar, James Pattinson, Trent Boult and Jasprit Bumrah
Predicted Playing 11 for Royal Challengers Bangalore
Devdutt Padikkal, Aaron Finch, Virat Kohli (C), AB de Villiers (WK), Shivam Dube, Gurkeerat Singh, Isuru Udana, Chris Morris, Yuzvendra Chahal, Washington Sundar and Umesh Yadav/Mohammed Siraj
Dream11 IPL 2020, KKR vs DC Fantasy Team Prediction
- Wicket-Keeper: Quinton de Kock, AB de Villiers
- Batsmen: Devdutt Padikkal, Suryakumar Yadav, Aaron Finch,
- All-Rounders: Kieron Pollard, Chris Morris, Washington Sundar
- Bowlers: Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal and Rahul Chahar
- Captain: AB de Villiers
- Vice-Captain: Quinton de Kock
Mumbai Indians (MI) vs Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) Squads
Mumbai Indians (MI) Squad
Rohit Sharma (C), Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Mitchell McClenaghan, Mohsin Khan, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Prince Balwant Rai, Quinton De Kock, Rahul Chahar, Saurabh Tiwary, Sherfane Rutherford, Suryakumar Yadav, Trent Boult, Aditya Tare, Anmolpreet Singh, Anukul Roy, Chris Lynn, Dhawal Kulkarni, Digvijay Deshmukh, Hardik Pandya, Ishan Kishan, James Pattison, Jasprit Bumrah, Jayant Yadav
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) Squad
Virat Kohli (C), AB de Villiers, Devdutt Padikkal, Gurkeerat Singh, Moeen Ali, Mohammed Siraj, Navdeep Saini, Parthiv Patel, Pawan Negi, Shivam Dube, Umesh Yadav, Washington Sundar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Aaron Finch, Chris Morris, Dale Steyn, Isuru Udana, Joshua Philippe, Pavan Deshpande, Shahbaz Ahamad, Adam Zampa.
MI vs RCB Broadcast Details
- Match Timings: 7:30 PM IST | 6:00 PM Local Time
- TV: Star Sports Network
- Live Streaming: Disney + Hotstar VIP