Royal Challengers Bangalore and Delhi Capitals, who have made a place in IPL 2021 playoffs’ already, will compete in Match 56. The second leg went well for Royal Challengers Bangalore as compared to the first leg of the season.
On the other hand, Delhi Capitals has come into the tournament with a purpose and they have come very close to it. Delhi Capitals is one of the most strong contenders for the IPL 2021 trophy this time around alongside Chennai super kings. Having said that, Let’s take an at the three players battle to watch out for in RCB vs DC match.
Virat Kohli vs Ravichandran Ashwin
Virat Kohli has not been able to do anything special with the batting in the tournament, although the team has now reached ‘Playoffs’, Virat Kohli will be expected to bat better. On the other hand, even for Ravichandran Ashwin, the tournament did not bring much result when the team has played together. The franchise would expect Ashwin to be at its best in the knockout games to come.
Harshal Patel vs Shikhar Dhawan
All eyes will be on the second collision of the day when Harshal Patel and Shikhar Dhawan will be face to face. The tournament has been very good for both the players. Delhi Capitals’ Shikhar Dhawan has scored more than 500 runs in 13 matches and has a chance to win the Orange Cap in the tournament after beating Lokesh Rahul’s 626 runs at the end of the tournament.
Harshal Patel has been a major contributor to the success of Royal Challengers Bangalore in the current season. Harshal Patel has 29 wickets in 13 matches so far and two matches are yet to be played by Royal Challengers Bangalore and Harshal Patel will hope to get some more wickets.
Glenn Maxwell vs Kagiso Rabada
Glenn Maxwell, the most successful batsman of Royal Challengers Bangalore, has impressed in the tournament as per his old franchise. Glenn Maxwell scored 447 runs in 13 matches including 5 half-centuries. Maxwell will have the chance to score 600 runs and take the team to the finals due to his recent form.
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It will be expected to see some of the best innings of the tournament from Glenn Maxwell in the matches to come. Rabada’s pace has impressed many batsmen in the tournament, although Rabada has not been able to do much with his bowling. Delhi Capitals will expect some better spells from Rabada in the coming matches.