Tonight it’s Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi Capitals in IPL 2021. Ahead of the titanic clash, we bring you the predicted XI, PrizePicks Fantasy Tips, Top Fantasy Picks and more.
Match Timings: 7:30 PM IST
Venue: Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad
The viewers can catch live action on the Star Sports network and Disney Hotstar.
Head To Head
Delhi Capitals won: 10
Royal Challengers Bangalore Won: 14
No Result: 1
Hot and humid with no chance of rain.
The pitch will be a little slower in the first half and will get better to bat as the match progresses. The advantage will be with the sides who bat second as there is heavy dew in the stadium Ahmedabad.
Injury and Availability News
No Kane Richardson and Adam Zampa for RCB as they have pulled out of the tournament due to COVID-19. Ravichandran Ashwin will also be not available for DC.
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi Capitals – Fantasy Tips
Talking about fantasy tips the in-form players from both sides should be picked first. The likes of Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw and Rishabh Pant are a must from the Delhi Capitals side in your fantasy team. From RCB, Devdutt Padikkal and Glenn Maxwell must feature on your side.
In other fantasy tips, Axar Patel has a freakish record at his home ground so must be in your team. Pick Virat Kohli too as he had a dream T20I series against England at Ahmedabad in March.
Royal Challengers Bangalore: Devdutt Padikkal, Virat Kohli (C), Finn Allen, Glenn Maxwell, AB de Villiers (wk), Washington Sundar, Kyle Jamieson, Harshal Patel, Navdeep Saini, Mohammed Siraj, Yuzvendra Chahal
Delhi Capitals: Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Steve Smith, Rishabh Pant, Shimron Hetmyer, Marcus Stoinis, Lalit Yadav, Axar Patel, Avesh Khan, Kagiso Rabada, Amit Mishra
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi Capitals – Top Fantasy Picks
Shikhar Dhawan: The run machine of DC, Shikhar Dhawan as he keeps getting better and scores runs for fun IPL. Dhawan will be key for DC as he has the class to score against a quality bowling attack.
Rishabh Pant: The DC skipper is a game-changer in the middle order and an asset behind the stumps. Pant will help you fetch a lot of fantasy tips and picking him should be a no brainer.
Virat Kohli: Talking about captains, RCB skipper Virat Kohli has a tremendous record in Ahmedabad and is again expected to lead from the front for his side.
Captain and Vice-Captain Picks
Captain: Shikhar Dhawan
Vice-Captain: Virat Kohli
Fantasy Team option 1
Wicket-Keeper – Rishabh Pant, Ab de Villiers
Batsmen- Virat Kohli, Devdutt Padikkal, Glenn Maxwell, Shikhar Dhawan
All-Rounders – Kyle Jamieson, Axar Patel
Bowlers – Mohammed Siraj, Kagiso Rabada, Yuzvendra Chahal
PrizePicks Team option 2
Shikhar Dhawan, Devdutt Padikkal, Virat Kohli, Rishabh Pant, Ab de Villiers, Marcus Stoinis, Lalit Yadav, Kyle Jamieson, Mohammed Siraj, Avesh Khan, Harshal Patel