IPL 2022 - RCB vs KKR Dream11 Today Match Prediction, Top Picks, Playing 11, Captain, Vice Captain, Player Stats, Pitch Report & Weather Update
|Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight Riders Match Information|
|Date||30th March, 2022|
|Time||7:30 PM IST, 2:00 PM GMT, 7:30 PM LOCAL|
|Venue||Dr DY Patil Sports Academy, Mumbai|
This is the 2nd match for both the teams. RCB faced a defeat from Punjab Kings even after putting 205 on the board, while KKR defeated CSK in the IPL 2022 opener on 26th March.
KKR has an upper hand in the head to head contests against RCB but with new squads we are looking for an equal and exciting battle in this match.
The pitch at DY Patil Stadium has helped batters in the first match here. The toss winner will be looking to bowl first. The par score is around 155.
The clear skies are predicted on the match day, with temperature around 29°C.
Faf du Plessis (c), Virat Kohli, Anuj Rawat, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Sherfane Rutherford, Shahbaz Ahmed, Wanindu Hasaranga, David Willey, Harshal Patel, Akash Deep, Mohammed Siraj
Venkatesh Iyer, Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer (c), Nitish Rana, Sam Billings, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Sheldon Jackson (wk), Umesh Yadav, Shivam Mavi, Varun Chakaravarthy
RCB players Glenn Maxwell and Josh Hazlewood are still not available for the playing 11 after missing the first match as well.
KKR’s pacer Pat Cummins is still occupied with the Australian squad in Pakistan and hence, is not available for the playing 11.
|Matches Played||RCB Won||KKR Won||Draw||NR|
|S. Billings||Wicket Keeper||8.5|
|F. du Plessis||Batter||10|
|V. Iyer||All Rounder||9|
|W. Hasaranga||All Rounder||9|
Dream11 Captain - S. Iyer
Dream11 Vice Captain - F. du Plessis
With more than 90% selection so far, Faf du Plessis is the top picked player of this match. The newly appointed RCB skipper scored 88 runs off 57 deliveries in the first match, helping to post a total of 205 runs on the board for RCB.
Virat Kohli looked in pretty positive form in the first match. He smashed 41 runs off 29 deliveries at a strike rate of 141.37. With no pressure of captaincy duties on his head now, Kohli has a free mind to concentrate fully on his batting skills.
The new KKR skipper impressed everyone with the first win against CSK. Iyer is the 2nd top picked batter after Faf du Plessis with more than 86% selection so far. Iyer scored 20 runs off 19 deliveries in the first match.
Venkatesh Iyer was outstanding in the 2nd leg of the IPL 2021 and after that he has become an important asset of the team. He scored 16 off 16 in the first match and didn’t get an opportunity to bowl. He is the top picked all rounder for this match.
Umesh Yadav and Harshal Patel are the top picked bowlers for this match with almost equal pick percentage so far. Yadav bowled a brilliant spell of 5/20 at an impressive economy of 5.00.
Harshal Patel is another top picked bowler in this match. He was the purple cap winner in the 2021 season, picking 32 wickets in total. In the first match, he picked 1 wicket for 36 runs.