The Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kings XI Punjab lock horns in the 42nd match of the IPL 2019 which will be held at the home ground of RCB. Placed on number five of the IPL 2019 points table, the Kings XI Punjab would want to keep up their winning streak and escalate their chances for qualifying in the playoffs. Whereas, Virat Kohli and men who are placed at the bottom of the table with six points have a very slim chance of making it to the playoffs. The mantra for them is quite simple to keep winning matches. Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kings XI Punjab Live Cricket Score.
The last time the two teams locked horns at the Punjab Cricket Association, RCB walked away with a six-wicket victory against KXIP. All thanks to Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers' stunning knocks of 67 and 59 runs. The team chased the total with four balls to spare and secured their third win in the Indian Premier League 12. The KXIP would bank on local boy KL Rahul, Universe Boss Chris Gayle and Sam Curran to put their best foot forward. AB de Villiers and Virat Kohli would be the boys to watch out for from RCB. Let’s have a look at the squads of both teams.
Kings XI Punjab: Lokesh Rahul(w), Chris Gayle, Mayank Agarwal, David Miller, Mandeep Singh, Sam Curran, Ravichandran Ashwin(c), Harpreet Brar, Hardus Viljoen, Murugan Ashwin, Mohammed Shami, Karun Nair, Sarfaraz Khan, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Andrew Tye, Ankit Rajpoot, Arshdeep Singh, Moises Henriques, Varun Chakravarthy, Darshan Nalkande, Agnivesh Ayachi, Nicholas Pooran, Simran Singh.
Royal Challengers Bangalore: Parthiv Patel(w), Virat Kohli(c), AB de Villiers, Marcus Stoinis, Akshdeep Nath, Moeen Ali, Pawan Negi, Umesh Yadav, Dale Steyn, Navdeep Saini, Yuzvendra Chahal, Mohammed Siraj, Washington Sundar, Shimron Hetmyer, Devdutt Padikkal, Kulwant Khejroliya, Shivam Dube, Heinrich Klaasen, Himmat Singh, Colin de Grandhomme, Milind Kumar, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Prayas Barman, Tim Southee.