Kings XI Punjab vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, 6th T20 Match Prediction 24 Sep 2020

Indian Premier League 2020

Kings XI Punjab vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, 6th T20 Match Prediction

2020-09-25

Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai, UAE

Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai, UAE
Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai, UAE

Kings XI Punjab

10.30 206/3 in 20.0
6.41 109/10 in 17.0

Royal Challengers Bangalore

10.30 206/3 in 20.0 Cricbettingbuzz
6.41 109/10 in 17.0
Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai, UAE
Cricbettingbuzz Toss Winner - Royal Challengers Bangalore won the toss and chose to bowl first
Cricbettingbuzz Kings XI Punjab beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 97 runs

Kings XI Punjab vs Royal Challengers Bangalore cricket betting odds

KXIP 2.05
RCB 1.68

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Royal Challengers Bangalore aim to continue their good form in IPL

  • Kings XI Punjab lost their previous game against Delhi Capitals via Super-over.
  • Royal Challengers registered a close win over Sunrisers Hyderabad.
  • Devdutt Padikkal, Yuzvendra Chahal and Navdeep Saini put in splendid performances for Royal Challengers Bangalore

Expect Royal Challengers Bangalore to register a comfortable win.

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Match Preview

Kings XI Punjab will be looking to get back to winning ways when they take on Royal Challengers Bangalore in the sixth match of 2020 Indian Premier League at Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Thursday.

Kings XI Punjab will rue the fact that they should have won their opening fixture against Delhi Capitals. The side will be looking to learn from their mistakes and put on a strong show in this contest.

On the other hand, Virat Kohli-led unit will be looking to maintain their winning run in this fixture. Royal Challengers Bangalore will need to guard against complacency and deliver their best cricket against Kings XI Punjab.

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Kings XI Punjab

In their previous game, Kings XI Punjab won the toss and opted to bowl first. The decision somewhat accurate as pacer Mohammad Shami produced a splendid spell with the new-ball to reduce Delhi Capitals to 13 for 3 after 4 overs.

The back-up bowlers in Chris Jordan and Krishnappa Gowtham erred in their lengths and conceded close to 100 overs in eight overs between them.

For Kings XI Punjab, pacer Mohammad Shami was the best bowler on display against Delhi Capitals. He picked up three wickets and conceded only 15 runs from his four overs. His new-ball partner, Sheldon Cottrell also produced splendid performance and claimed 2 for 24 in his four overs.

Rookie Leg-spinner Ravi Bishnoi bowled well in his IPL game for Kings XI and dismissed Rishabh Pant in the middle phase of the innings.

Chasing 158 runs for victory, openers Lokesh Rahul and Mayank Agarwal got the side off to a steady start. Once Rahul perished in the 4th over, Kings XI Punjab lost their way as the likes of Nicholas Pooran, Karun Nair and Glenn Maxwell perished in quick succession.

Sarfaraz Khan also failed to capitalize on his good start and perished after scoring 12 runs to see Kings XI Punjab lose their fifth wicket with 55 runs on the board.

Mayank Agarwal continued to be positive and led the fightback for Kings XI with 46-run partnership with all-rounder Krishnappa Gowtham.

For Kings XI Punjab, Mayank Agarwal was the standout performer with the bat and smashed 89 runs off 60 balls with the help of seven boundaries and four sixes.

Kings XI Punjab Actual Playing XI:

Sarfaraz Khan, Karun Nair, Sheldon Cottrell, Mohammed Shami, Lokesh Rahul, Nicholas Pooran, Ravi Bishnoi, Glenn Maxwell, Murugan Ashwin, Mayank Agarwal, James Neesham

Kings XI Punjab Key Players From Previous Game
Batsmen R B 4s 6s SR
M Agarwal 89 60 7 4 148.33
L Rahul 21 19 2 1 110.53
K Gowtham 20 14 1 1 142.86
Bowlers O M R W Econ
M Shami 4.0 0 15 3 3.75
S Cottrell 4.0 0 24 2 6
R Bishnoi 4.0 0 22 1 5.5
Bowlers O M R W Econ
M Shami 4.0 0 15 3 3.75
S Cottrell 4.0 0 24 2 6
R Bishnoi 4.0 0 22 1 5.5
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Kings XI Punjab Predicted Playing XI

Lokesh Rahul (captain &wk), Marcus Stoinis, Mayank Agarwal, Nicholas Pooran, Karun Nair, Glenn Maxwell, Chris Jordan, Krishnappa Gowtham, Sarfaraz Khan, Mohammad Shami, Sheldon Cottrell, Ravi Bishnoi

Royal Challengers Bangalore

Virat Kohli and co. will be hoping to maintain their consistency with bat and ball in the next set of IPL matches.

Despite losing the toss, Royal Challengers Bangalore got off to an excellent start, courtesy 90-run partnership for the opening wicket.

In his debut game in the Indian Premier League, Rookie opener Devdutt Padikkal produced a splendid half-century for Royal Challengers Bangalore. He scored 56 runs off 42 balls with the help of eight boundaries. He was well supported by Aaron Finch, who chipped in with 29 runs off 27 balls with the help of one four and two sixes.

AB De Villiers also showed excellent form with the bat and smashed 51 runs off 30 balls with the help of four boundaries and two sixes. He stitched partnership with Virat Kohli and Shivam Dube to help Royal Challengers Bangalore post 163 for 5 in their allotted 20 overs.

In the bowling department, spin duo of Yuzvendra Chahal and Shivam Dube bowled exceedingly well and took five wickets between them.

Pacer Navdeep Saini once again impressed everyone with his pace and finished with figures of 2 for 25 in his four overs.

Royal Challengers Bangalore Actual Playing XI:

YS Chahal, AB de Villiers, Devdutt Padikal, Aaron Finch, Washington Sundar, NA Saini, Dale Steyn, Josh Philippe, Virat Kohli, Umesh Yadav, Shivam Dube

Royal Challengers Bangalore Key Players From Previous Game
Batsmen R B 4s 6s SR
D Padikal 56 42 8 0 133.33
A de Villiers 51 30 4 2 170
A Finch 29 27 1 2 107.41
Bowlers O M R W Econ
Y Chahal 4.0 0 18 3 4.5
N Saini 4.0 0 25 2 6.25
S Dube 3.0 0 15 2 5
Bowlers O M R W Econ
Y Chahal 4.0 0 18 3 4.5
N Saini 4.0 0 25 2 6.25
S Dube 3.0 0 15 2 5
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Royal Challengers Bangalore Predicted Playing XI

Virat Kohli (captain), AB De Villiers, Dale Steyn, Yuzvendra Chahal, Shivam Dube, Josh Phillipe (wk), Navdeep Saini, Umesh Yadav, Devdutt Padikkal, Aaron Finch, Washington Sundar.

Pitch And Weather Conditions

Hr Temp Rain W. speed W. direction Clouds
00h 32 0 mm. 3.61 k/h From: ENE 0%
03h 31 0 mm. 4.43 k/h From: E 76%
06h 36 0 mm. 8.4 k/h From: ESE 56%
09h 38 0 mm. 5.27 k/h From: ESE 27%
12h 37 0 mm. 4.92 k/h From: ENE 12%
15h 34 0 mm. 3.5 k/h From: ENE 0%
18h 33 0 mm. 3.53 k/h From: ESE 0%
21h 32 0 mm. 2.74 k/h From: E 0%

The wicket prepared for the game will certainly assist the spinners. The batsmen will need to take their time in order to produce big runs in this contest. The weather forecast for Thursday’s is going to be clear skies in the evening.

Venue Details

Dubai International Stadium is going to host 6th IPL match between Kings XI Punjab and Royal Challengers.

Royal Challengers Bangalore will take heart from the fact that they have won their last four matches against Kings XI Punjab.

Toss Prediction

Both the teams will look to win the toss and bat first on this surface. Average first innings in the first two-matches have been around 150 to 160 runs.

Winning Prediction

Based on current form, Royal Challengers Bangalore will be favorites to win their game against Kings XI Punjab. With youngsters like Devdutt Padikkal, Navdeep Saini and Shivam Dube performing well in the opening game, Royal Challengers Bangalore will be looking to put in another strong performance in this contest.

Expect Royal Challengers Bangalore to register a comfortable win.

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