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Royal Challengers Bangalore will take on Kolkata Knight Riders in the sixth match of IPL 2022 on Tuesday. KKR got off to a perfect start one could get, as they brushed past Chennai Super Kings in the opening fixture. The bowlers set up the victory as they restricted the opposition to 131, and in reply, the batters did not panic at any moment as they cruised through the chase.
On the other hand, RCB lost a thrilling match against the Punjab Kings where they could not defend a target of 205. The bowlers need to pull up their socks as they will be facing another stiff task against Kolkata at the same venue.
Out of the 30 encounters so far KKR has undoubtedly emerged on the top winning 17 matches while RCB has managed to win 13.
The average first innings score on this wicket is 162 runs.
The team batting second has great records here. They have maintained a winning percentage of 60 on this ground.
The DY Patil ground has a pitch that bestows decent bounce to the bowlers but often it stays true. We can expect matches that produce scores in the vicinity of 160-170 as a standard fare. Overall, it is a surface that has help on offer for both departments.
The temperature is expected to hover around 33°C on the matchday with 30 % humidity and 14 km/hr wind speed. There are no chances of precipitation during the game.
|1||Gujrat Titans - Q||14||10||4||0||0.316||20|
|2||Rajasthan Royals - Q||14||9||5||0||0.298||18|
|3||Lucknow Super Giants - Q||14||9||5||0||0.251||18|
|4||Royal Challengers Bangalore - Q||14||8||6||0||-0.253||16|
|5||Delhi Capitals - E||14||8||6||0||0.204||14|
|6||Punjab Kings - E||14||7||7||0||0.126||14|
|7||Kolkata Knight Riders - E||14||6||8||0||0.146||12|
|8||Sunrisers Hyderabad - E||14||6||8||0||-0.379||12|
|9||Chennai Super Kings - E||14||4||10||0||-0.203||8|
|10||Mumbai Indians - E||14||4||10||0||-0.506||8|
|Recent Forms: W = Won, L = Lost, T = Tie, D = Draw, NR = No Result|