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RCB will lock horns against Mumbai Indians (MI) in IPL on Sunday, 02 April 2023 at 07:30 PM IST at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru.
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians, Five-time champions Mumbai Indians face Royal Challengers Bangalore in the second match of the double header on Super Sunday today. In this match, a tough competition can be seen between both the teams. Whenever the teams of Mumbai and Bangalore clash, there is a different thrill on the field.
A large number of spectators turn up to watch the clash between Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli. This match will be played from 7.30 pm, while the toss will be half an hour earlier i.e. at 7.00 pm. The match between Mumbai and Bangalore will be held at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium, which is helpful for the batsmen. In such a situation, it may rain runs.
Royal Challengers Bangalore Impact Player List, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) don't have many options on the bench to make full use of the impact player rule. He has only so many options that he can use for playing-11. However, later in the batting, Suyash Prabhudessai can come in as an impact player. If the Bangalore team bowls later, then Siddarth Kaul or Karn Sharma can be sent on the field as an impact player.
Mumbai Indians Impact Player List, Mumbai Indians (MI) also doesn't have much to offer in terms of impact player options. Left-arm spinner Kumar Karthikeya can be brought in as an impact player in place of Tilak Verma in the second innings if the team opts to bat first.
Talking about statistics, the Mumbai team has lost the last three matches against Bangalore. In IPL 2021, Bangalore won both the matches. The two teams have met once in 2022, with Bangalore winning by seven wickets. Now the Bangalore team under the leadership of Faf Duplessis will look to score a victory against Mumbai. However, talking about the overall record, the record of Rohit Sharma's Mumbai Indians is excellent.
There have been 30 matches in the IPL between Mumbai and Bangalore. In this, MI has won 17 matches, while Bangalore has won 13 matches. Talking about the record of both the teams at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru, there have been 10 matches between the two. Mumbai have an excellent record at this stadium and have won eight matches against Bangalore at the Chinnaswamy. At the same time, Bangalore has won only two matches against Mumbai in their home ground. Faf du Plessis team will look to improve this record.