RCB vs. CSK Head to Head Records: The SportsRush presents for you the Head to Head statistics for the 35th match of IPL 2021.
The 35th match of the ongoing 14th season of the Indian Premier League will be a Southern derby played between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Chennai Super Kings in Sharjah tomorrow.
In the eight matches that Royal Challengers have played this season, they’ve won five and lost three to be at the third position on the points table.
On the other hand, Super Kings have won six and lost just two to be at a position above RCB on the back of starting the second leg of this season on a winning note against defending.
As far as playing at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium is concerned, Bangalore has won two out of their three IPL matches here. Talking about CSK, the Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led team won the alone match and lost their last three encounters here.
RCB vs. CSK Head to Head Records in IPL
Total number of matches played: 28
Matches won by RCB: 9
Matches won by CSK: 18
Matched played in India: 22 (RCB 6, CSK 15)
Matches played outside India: 6 (RCB 3, CSK 3)
RCB average score against CSK: 145
CSK average score against RCB: 154
Most runs for RCB: 909 (Virat Kohli)
Most runs for CSK: 737 (MS Dhoni)
Most wickets for RCB: 13 (Yuzvendra Chahal)
Most wickets for CSK: 15 (Ravindra Jadeja)
Most catches for RCB: 10 (Virat Kohli)
Most catches for CSK: 15 (MS Dhoni)
Chennai all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja had dominated the proceedings at will when the last time these two teams had locked horns against each other was at the Wankhede Stadium earlier this year.
After winning against Mumbai Indians, Chennai Super Kings will head to Sharjah to battle Royal Challengers Bangalore at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium. Both CSK and RCB are currently in the Top 4 of the IPL 2021 Points Table.
While Chennai opened their IPL 2021 UAE leg with a victory against the two-time defending champions, Bangalore suffered a crushing defeat at the hands of the Kolkata Knight Riders. The Virat Kohli-led outfit will look forward to making a fresh start at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium tomorrow.
The pitch in Sharjah is excellent for batting. Fans witnessed many high-scoring matches at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium last year. The short boundaries of this ground further help the batters.
The last IPL match at Sharjah Cricket Stadium featured Sunrisers Hyderabad and Mumbai Indians. SRH defeated MI by ten wickets in that match. MI scored 149/8 in 20 overs. David Warner and Wriddhiman Saha had an unbeaten opening stand of 151 runs to beat Mumbai.
Both Saha and Warner scored a fifty in that game, while Pollard was the top-scorer for MI with 41 run off 25 deliveries. A total of ten sixes were smashed in that match, while fast bowlers accounted for five of the eight wickets that fell that night.
RCB vs. CSK Dream11 Prediction, Playing11, Captain, Fantasy Tips, Live Streaming Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 – RCB vs. CSK Match Preview: Match number 35 of the Vivo IPL 2021 will witness Virat Kohli-led Royal Challengers Bangalore facing off MS Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings in Sharjah on Friday evening. Both teams had contrasting starts to their IPL 2021 phase 2 campaign as three-time champions Chennai Super Kings secured a surprising 20 runs win over reigning champions Mumbai Indians while Royal Challengers Bangalore suffered a massive nine wickets defeat against dominant Kolkata Knight Riders. While both teams share a common goal of securing a win and strengthening their chances to qualify for the playoffs, a cracking encounter is on the cards.
RCB vs. CSK Last meeting: Chennai Super Kings registered a convincing 69 runs won over Royal Challengers Bangalore when both teams met in Mumbai in the first phase. Chasing 192 runs total, Virat Kohli’s side only managed 122/9 in the allotted overs, falling short by 69 runs from the target. Ravindra Jadeja was the match man for his unbeaten 62 off 28 deliveries and 3-13 with the ball.
Can Virat Kohli’s RCB bounce back from their dismal outing against KKR and level the score with Chennai Super Kings, or will MS Dhoni-led side make it a double over RCB?
The match will start at 07:30 PM IST and will live stream on the Hotstar app in India.
RCB vs CSK Dream11 Prediction/Fantasy Team
Wicketkeeper: AB de Villiers
Batsmen: V Kohli, G Maxwell, F du Plessis, R Gaikwad
All-rounders: M Ali, W Hasaranga
Bowlers: D Chahar, H Patel, K Jamieson, S Thakur
RCB vs CSK live streaming: How to watch RCB vs CSK live scores?
Fans can watch and enjoy IPL 2021 Live on the Star India Network channels in 8 languages. Other than English & Hindi, the league will be broadcasted in 6 regional languages.
All the action of IPL 2021 will also be simulcasted, and LIVE STREAMED on Star’s video on demand platform Disney+Hotstar. But for that, either IPL FANS will have to take an annual or monthly subscription to the platform.
Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021: RCB vs. CSK Squads
Faf du Plessis, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Hari Nishanth, N Jagadeesan, Cheteshwar Pujara, Moeen Ali, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni (c & wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar, Karn Sharma, Jason Behrendorff, Krishnappa Gowtham, Mitchell Santner, Ravisrinivasan Sai Kishore, KM Asif, Harishankar Reddy, Bhagath Varma, Josh Hazlewood, Lungi Ngidi, Robin Uthappa, Imran Tahir
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB)
Virat Kohli (c), Daniel Christian, Dushmantha Chameera, Navdeep Saini, Devdutt Padikkal, Srikar Bharat (wk), Glenn Maxwell, AB de Villiers, Wanindu Hasaranga, Sachin Baby, Kyle Jamieson, Mohammed Siraj, Harshal Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal, Rajat Patidar, Shahbaz Ahmed, Pavan Deshpande, Mohammed Azharuddin, George Garton, Suyash Prabhudessai, Tim David, Akash Deep