RCB vs KKR Dream11 Prediction: The Eliminator match of the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2021) will be played between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kolkata Knight Riders at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah on Monday, October 11, 2021.
RCB vs KKR Match Preview
Royal Challengers Bangalore have won nine of their 14 games in this season’s league stage and ended at the 3rd place on the points table. Kolkata Knight Riders, on the other hand have won seven of their 14 games and finished fourth in the points table.
The Dubai leg turned out to be the miraculous for KKR, they won 5 of their next 7 games and ended up not only making it to the play-offs but also claiming the highest Net Run Rate among all the teams. Whoever wins this match will go through to Qualifier 2, whereas the loser will be knocked out of the tournament.
Here are the match details, pitch report, probable playing 11, squads and Dream11 fantasy team predictions for Eliminator of the 14th edition of Indian Premier League (IPL 2021) between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kolkata Knight Riders on Monday, October 11, 2021.
RCB vs KKR Match Details
- Match: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight Riders, Eliminator
- Date: Monday, October 11, 2021
- Time: 7:30 PM (IST)
- Venue: Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah
RCB vs KKR Weather & Pitch Report
The surface here in Sharjah is a flat deck, bowlers will find it difficult to contain the flow of runs and whoever wins the toss should bowl first. Once the batsmen get set, they can score big on this wicket.
It will be ideal weather conditions to play cricket here in Sharjah in the evening with the temperature ranging between 30-32 degrees Celsius and the humidity will be 65 per cent. There is no chance of precipitation for this match.
Average First Innings Score
The average first innings score at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah considering the last 5 matches played here is 138 runs.
Record of Chasing Team
Based on the last 5 matches played at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah —
- Matches Won: 2
- Matches Lost: 3
- No Result: 0
RCB vs KKR Head-to-Head
Royal Challengers Bangalore & Kolkata Knight Riders Form
RCB vs KKR Dream11 Probable Playing XI
Royal Challengers Bangalore
Virat Kohli (C), Kona Srikar Bharat (WK), George Garton, Glenn Maxwell, Daniel Christian, Mohammad Siraj, Shahbaz Ahmed, Harshal Patel, Devdutt Padikkal, AB de Villiers, Yuzvendra Chahal.
Kolkata Knight Riders
Eoin Morgan (C), Dinesh Karthik (WK), Nitish Rana, Varun Chakravarthy, Shakib Al Hasan, Shubman Gill, Shivam Mavi, Sunil Narine, Rahul Tripathi, Lockie Ferguson, Venkatesh Iyer.
Top 5 Picks For RCB vs KKR
1. Glenn Maxwell
The RCB all rounder has hammered 498 runs and took 3 wickets in this season so far.
2. Harshal Patel
The purple cap holder has picked up 30 wickets in this season so far and will hope to continue his excellent run with the ball.
3. Shubman Gill
The right-handed KKR batsman from Kolkata Knight Riders has smacked 352 runs in this season so far.
4. Venkatesh Iyer
The left-handed batsman and right-arm medium pacer from Kolkata Knight has stacked 293 runs and grabbed 3 wickets in this season so far.
5. Kona Srikar Bharat
The hero of the last match against Delhi Capitals will be one of the must picks for your fantasy team. He was the player of the match for his match-winning knock of 78* runs from 52 deliveries.
Fantasy Points of Top 5 Picks For RCB vs KKR
|Glenn Maxwell||848 Points|
|Harshal Patel||1012 Points|
|Shubman Gill||547 Points|
|Venkatesh Iyer||452 Points|
|Kona Srikar Bharat||284 Points|
Player Stats/Records of Top 5 Picks For RCB vs KKR
|Player||Stats (In IPL 2021)|
|Glenn Maxwell||498 Runs & 3 Runs|
|Harshal Patel||30 Wickets|
|Shubman Gill||352 Runs|
|Venkatesh Iyer||239 Runs & 3 Runs|
|Kona Srikar Bharat||182 Runs|
Captaincy Picks For RCB vs KKR
- Glenn Maxwell
- Rahul Tripathi
- Venkatesh Iyer
RCB vs KKR Dream11 Fantasy Team Prediction
Fantasy Team 1
- Wicket-Keeper: Kona Srikar Bharat
- Batsmen: AB de Villiers, Rahul Tripathi, Shubman Gill, Devdutt Padikkal
- All-Rounders: Glenn Maxwell, Venkatesh Iyer
- Bowlers: Yuzvendra Chahal, Harshal Patel, Shivam Mavi, Varun Chakravarthy
- Captain: Glenn Maxwell
- Vice-Captain: Venkatesh Iyer
Fantasy Team 2
- Wicket-Keeper: Kona Srikar Bharat
- Batsmen: Nitish Rana, Virat Kohli, Rahul Tripathi
- All-Rounders: Sunil Narine, Daniel Christian, Glenn Maxwell, Venkatesh Iyer
- Bowlers: Harshal Patel, Mohammed Siraj, Lockie Ferguson
- Captain: Rahul Tripathi
- Vice-Captain: Harshal Patel
RCB vs KKR Streaming & Broadcasting Details:
- Streaming: Disney+ Hotstar
- Broadcasting: Star Sports Network
RCB vs KKR Probable Winner
Royal Challengers Bangalore is expected to win this match.
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team for the fantasy game please consider the points mentioned and make your own decision at the time of making your team.