- Royal Challengers Bangalore face Punjab Kings in the 47th match of IPL 2021.
- RCB and PBKS match time scheduled at 03:30 PM (IST) at Sharjah Cricket Stadium.
- In today’s match between RCB vs PBKS, we will support RCB to win the match.
RCBvsPBKS, VIVO IPL 2021: In the 47th match of VIVO IPL 2021, Punjab Kings will face strong rivals Royal Challengers Bangalore at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah on Sunday, 3 October 2021. If Royal Challengers beat Punjab Kings then they will qualify for the playoffs.
As per the points table, Royal Challengers Bangalore are in the third position in the points table with 7 wins and 4 losses here. On the other hand, Punjab Kings are fifth position in the points table with 5 wins and 7 losses.
In the last match of RCB vs RR, RCB defeated RR by 7 wickets. Rajasthan Royals set a target of 150 runs in 20 overs. Glenn Maxwell and Shrikar Bharat put up a brilliant partnership of 69 runs. Glenn Maxwell scored a half-century in that match and Srikar Bharat also chased down the target in just 17.1 overs by scoring 44 runs in that match.
In the previous match KKRVSPBKS, PBKS beat KKR by 5 wickets where Kolkata Knight Riders scored 165 runs and lost 7 wickets in 20 overs. In that match, PBKS opener Mayank Agarwal and captain KL Rahul chased down that target in 19.1 overs. Where KL Rahul scored 67 and Mayank Agarwal scored 40 runs with a brilliant partnership.
Expected Playing XI
Royal Challengers Bangalore
Virat Kohli (c), Devdutt Padikkal, KS Bharat (wk), Glenn Maxwell, AB de Villiers, Shahbaz Ahmed, Dan Christian, Wanindu Hasaranga/George Garton, Harshal Patel, Mohammed Siraj, Yuzvendra Chahal
KL Rahul (c&wk), Mayank Agarwal, Nicholas Pooran, Aiden Markram, Shahrukh Khan, Harpreet Brar, Fabian Allen/Adil Rashid, Chris Jordan/Nathan Ellis, Mohammed Shami, Ravi Bishnoi, Arshdeep Singh
RCB vs PBKS Head-to-Head Records
Total Match Played: 27
Royal Challengers Bangalore: 12 wins
Punjab Kings: 15 wins
No Result: 0
Match: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Punjab Kings – 47th Match
Venue: Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah
Time: 03:30 PM (IST) and 10:00 AM (GMT)
RCB vs PBKS last 5 Encounters
30th April 2021: Punjab Kings won by 34 runs
15th October 2020: Punjab Kings won by 8 wickets
24th September 2020: Punjab Kings won by 97 runs
24th April 2019: Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 17 runs
13th April 2019: Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 8 wickets
Going by the previous Match and player performance of both the teams we are confident that Royal Challengers Bangalore will win today’s match at Sharjah Cricket Stadium.