IPL 2020, Match 10 Preview: RCB vs MI- Can RCB make a strong comeback?
Match 10 of the IPL 2020 is between Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Mumbai Indians (MI) at the Dubai International Stadium. Let’s look at the match preview.
The successful start of the Indian Premier League (IPL) has sailed easily through its first week. The match 10 of the tournament is between Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Mumbai Indians (MI) at the Dubai International Stadium.
Both the teams have tasted a win and a loss in the tournament. The players of each will buckle up to register their second win.
Team composition: The teams have almost tried their players and even decided their players for the playing XI. Both teams have quite balanced sides.
2019 Journey: MI topped the table while RCB were at the bottom. However, both the teams stand at par in this tournament and fans are likely to witness a close battle.
Head-to-head: Of the total of 27 matches played, MI have won 18 times while RCB have won exactly half of MI's wins.
Weather and pitch report: The weather is likely to be on a higher side, hovering around 33 degrees. As per the recent IPL matches, the pitch slowed down to such an extent that even dew didn’t provide batsmen any benefit. So, a score of 170 on board will be a competent total.
RCB: Devdutt Padikkal, Aaron Finch, Virat Kohli(c), AB de Villiers, Shivam Dube, Josh Philippe(w), Washington Sundar, Navdeep Saini, Umesh Yadav, Dale Steyn, Yuzvendra Chahal
MI: Rohit Sharma(c), Quinton de Kock(w), Suryakumar Yadav, Saurabh Tiwary, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, James Pattinson, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Jasprit Bumrah
Dream 11 players:
Batsmen: Aaron Finch, Suryakumar Yadav, AB de Villiers, Saurabh Tiwary. This is a perfect blend of openers backed with some powerful hard-hitters.
Wicketkeeper: Quinton de Kock. The wicketkeeper-batsman can contribute well with the bat when needed.
All-rounders: Kieran Pollard, Shivam Dube. These two have a knack for bowling and can provide the necessary breakthroughs.
Bowlers: Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal, James Pattinson, Dale Steyn. The talented bowling attack comprising spin and