Today in Ipl two team seating at the end of table will battle it out for getting up in the points table, its Royal Challenger Banglore(RCB) vs Gujarat Lions(GL) both the teams are struggling with the bad form.
RCB is more struggling than the Lions as they are at the bottom of table with 2 wins in 5 games and Kohli’s side is frustrated and will want to get out of this position by winning today’s game.
Before the start of game the shock has set in that AB Devilliers won’t be playing because of injury and the form of Shane Watson is haunting the team there is too much to be done by Virat Kohli and Kedhar Jhadav. Hope that Pawan Negi also joins the two.Bowling is still going good as they have defended earlier totals for the team.
Gujarat lions inclusion of Andrew Tye added a spark to the side as he has taken 7 wickets in 2 matches but lack the partner from the other end. Lions would be playing in their home stadium and will be thinking to go and win as a one team lets hope there bowling shines.
Both the teams want to reach playoffs and stay alive in Ipl 2017.
Head to head
Royal Challengers have a 2-1 lead against Lions, including a 144-run victory, the largest margin in the IPL. Royal Challengers lost their one meeting in Rajkot, though, where Lions chased down 181.
Tye has the best bowling average so far – 7.28 and has proved that what he can do by taking 7 wickets in the last two matches.
On the other hand, Samuel Badree is to watch out for.
6 of the 7 IPL matches played at the SCA Stadium have been won by the team chasing.
Virat Kohli has done great against Gujarat Lions in IPL.