Two-time Indian Premier League (IPL) champion Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) will face the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) three times in Game 30 of the 2021 IPL at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad on Monday.
HEAD-TO-HEAD RECORD: (28 MATCHS – KKR 15 | RCB 13)
Kolkata has faced Bangalore 28 times in the IPL since 2008, holding a 15-13 win-lose advantage in the process.
LAST IPL MEETING:
RCB (204/4 in 20 overs) beat KKR (166/8 in 20 overs) by 38 points.
Earlier this season, the teams met on Sunday (April 18) at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. The Royal Challengers had won the match by 38 points on the back of 49 balls 78 from Glenn Maxwell and 76 undefeated out of 34 from AB de Villiers. An Andre Russell 20-ball 31-race cameo was unsuccessful for the Knight Riders as Kyle Jamieson picked up three wickets for RCB.
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POSITION ON THE POINT TABLE:
RCB currently sits third in the 2021 IPL points table with 10 points from seven outings, including five wins and two losses. Meanwhile, KKR ranks seventh in the table with 4 points, having won two games and lost five.
IPL 2021 FORMS GUIDE: (LAST 5 GAMES | WIN: LOSS)
KKR – The franchise has won only one victory in its last five games (1: 4).
RCB – The team have three wins in their last five games (3: 2).
THE BEST PERFORMERS THIS SEASON (FROM KKR & RCB)
– MOST RACES –
|2.||AB de Villiers||RCB||207|
– MOST WICKETS –