RCB vs CSK 2022: Royal Challengers Bangalore are set to take on Chennai Super Kings in the 49th match of the Indian T20 League 2022 on Wednesday at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune. Royal Challengers Bangalore’s recent form doesn’t inspire a lot of confidence.
Royal Challengers Bangalore
RCB is coming into this game on the back of three consecutive losses and, thus is sitting at fifth position on the points table. On the other hand, Chennai is coming into this game on the back of a morale-boosting 13-run victory over Hyderabad. They would be brimming with confidence and would be looking to continue the winning momentum.
Bangalore have lost their last three matches, however, Virat Kohli’s return to form is a big positive for them. Having said that, the likes of Maxwell and Du Plessis ought to take some responsibility and play big knocks.
The bowling unit failed to hit the straps in the last game. The pace-trio has to deliver well against Chennai or Bangalore might fa ace a fourth consecutive defeat on Wednesday.
Chennai Super Kings
Ravindra Jadeja handed the leadership duties back to MS Dhoni and Chennai suddenly looked like a different franchise. The openers recorded a 182-run partnership and Chennai notched 202 runs in the first game. They won the game by 13 runs. Chennai would be keen to extend their winning run on Wednesday.
Virat Kohli’s return to form is a big positive for the team. Besides, Glenn Maxwell is also in solid touch. Both of them will be the man to watch out for. For Chennai, Ruturaj Gaikwad and Conway are, once again, expected to give a solid start at the top of the order. It will be interesting to see how the batting unit fare against a world-class RCB bowling line-up.