The 5th doubleheader (2 matches in a day) of the 13th season of the IPL will be held today. The first match will be played at 3:30 pm between Rajasthan Royals (RR) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in Dubai. After this, Delhi Capitals (DC) will face Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in Sharjah at 7:30 pm.
The Rajasthan team, which has lost 5 matches in the season, will go on to win against Bangalore. In the first match between the two, Bangalore defeated Rajasthan by 8 wickets. In such a situation, Rajasthan will have to win this match to stay in the tournament.
Pitch and Weather Report:
The sky will be clear during the match in Dubai. The temperature in Dubai is likely to be between 22 and 36 degrees Celsius. The pitch can help the batsmen. Being a slow wicket here will also help the spinners a lot. The team that wins the toss will like to bat first. The success rate of the first batting team’s victory in the last 61 T20s held here before this IPL in Dubai is 55.74%.
Record in Dubai:
Total T20 on this ground: 61
First Batting Team Won: 34
First bowling team won: 26
Average team score in first innings: 144
Team average score in second innings: 122
RR vs RCB – Fantasy Team tips:
Captain – Virat Kohli
Vice-Captain – Jofra Archer
Keeper – AB De Villiers, Sanju Samson
Batsmen – Devdutt Padikal, Aaron Finch, Virat Kohli (c), Steve Smith
All-Rounders – Shivam Dube, Chris Morris, Ben Stokes
Bowlers – Yuzvendra Chahal, Jofra Archer (vc)
Rajasthan’s success rate higher than Bangalore in IPL:
Rajasthan Royals have a success rate of 50.65% in the league. Rajasthan has played a total of 155 matches, winning in 78 and losing in 75 matches. 2 matches were inconclusive. The Royal Challengers Bangalore has a success rate of 47.83%. RCB has played a total of 189 matches, winning 89 of them and losing 96, while 4 matches remain inconclusive.