Rajasthan aim to recover after loss to Lucknow
- Day game at Bengaluru may not be a high-scoring one
- Eyes on Rajasthan’s spin trio
Rajasthan Royals lost a close game to Lucknow Super Giants after a hat-trick of wins but they remain the strongest all-round team in the season and by a distance. With the Chinnaswamy expected to aid turn in the day game, RR are again ahead of RCB. Rajasthan Royals have odds of 1.92 to beat RCB.
Royal Challengers Bangalore comes off the back of a win against Punjab Kings but have kind of had a mixed season despite their batters clicking in sync. The bowling needs to step up if they are to trump a top unit like Rajasthan. Royal Challengers Bangalore have odds of 1.85 to beat Rajasthan Royals.
Head-to-head record, RCB v RR
The head-to-head record is pretty close with RCB winning 13 matches as against 12 wins for Rajasthan Royals. At the Chinnaswamy stadium, incidentally, Rajasthan have had more success with four wins as against two for RCB.
It’s difficult to predict the toss, but considering the recent trends at the Chinnaswamy stadium, the team winning the toss may choose to field first.
The win probability for this match will depend on several factors such as team form, players’ performance, pitch conditions, etc. However, based on the current squad strength and previous performance, RR may have a slight edge over RCB.
The average score at the Chinnaswamy stadium is around 170-180 runs. However, the score can vary depending on the pitch conditions and other factors.
Pitch and conditions
The Chinnaswamy stadium is known for its high-scoring matches, and the pitch usually favors the batsmen. The pitch is generally flat and has a good bounce, which makes it easier for the batsmen to score runs. However, the spinners may also come into play as the match progresses.
Players to keep an eye on…
RCB Predicted playing XI:
Virat Kohli (c), Faf du Plessis, Mahipal Lomror, Glenn Maxwell, Shahbaz Ahmed, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Wanindu Hasaranga, Suyash Prabhudessai, Harshal Patel, Wayne Parnell, Mohammed Siraj
RR Predicted playing XI:
Jos Buttler, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Sanju Samson (c & wk), Riyan Parag, Shimron Hetmyer, Dhruv Jurel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Jason Holder, Trent Boult, Sandeep Sharma, Yuzvendra Chahal
Virat Kohli: Kohli has been RCB’s stable anchor with four fifty-plus scores in the tournament already. His anchor role has helped the likes of Faf and Maxwell accelerate, and we could see more of the same.
Jos Buttler: He played a questionable knock last match that resulted in RR”s loss, but Buttler will know how to change gears on this surface.
IPL 2023, Match 32 predictions
Based on all of the above factors, we predict that Rajasthan Royals will win the match.Recommended Bet by 10CRIC
RCB v RR Betting tips
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Yuzvendra Chahal returns to a very familiar Chinnaswamy venue, his former home ground and can be quite handy here in a day game. Back Chahal at 3.79 to be Rajasthan’s top bowler!