The second half of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 has not begun on a bright note for Mumbai Indians (MI) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB). Both teams have tasted defeats in the two matches they have played in the UAE so far this season. At least one team will have broken the short losing streak after Sunday’s encounter between the two teams in Dubai, which will see Rohit Sharma take on Virat Kohli.
A confident Chennai Super Kings (CSK) will take on a somewhat stunned Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in match 35 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Friday. The match is of course being billed as the clash between MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli, two of the biggest superstars the country has ever produced in the sport.
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) will face Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in match 31 of IPL 2021 at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium on Monday. KKR had a forgettable run in the first half of the season held in India, winning only two of their seven games. RCB, on the other hand, were highly impressive. In fact, they were table-toppers at one stage before losing their way a bit. Still, they were third in the points table, with five wins from seven games, when the event was halted.
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) captain Virat Kohli has stated that the inclusion of Sri Lanka cricketers Wanindu Hasaranga and Dushmantha Chameera will boost the franchise ahead of the UAE leg of IPL 2021. Hasaranga and Chameera were named as replacements for Adam Zampa and Daniel Sams, who will be unavailable for the second half of IPL 2021.
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) head coach for the second half of IPL 2021, Mike Hesson, has revealed that Sri Lankan all-rounder Wanindu Hasaranga has been on the franchise’s radar for a long time. On Saturday, Hasaranga was named as Aussie leg-spinner Adam Zampa’s replacement in the RCB squad ahead of IPL 2021.
Monday's IPL 2021 encounter between Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad has been rescheduled after two KKR players tested positive for COVID-19.
A rampant Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) will take on a struggling Punjab Kings (PBKS) in match 26 of IPL 2021 at Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad. RCB have been in excellent form in IPL 2021, with five wins from six games.
Delhi Capitals (DC) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), two of the in-form sides of IPL 2021 so far, will clash in match 22 of the tournament at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. Both DC and RCB have registered four wins from five matches.
The past and present of Indian cricket will clash when MS Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings (CSK) will face Virat Kohli-led Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in match 19 of IPL 2021 at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.