IPL 2021, PBKS vs RCB Team Play 11 Today Match: Punjab faces a tough task to meet the challenge of an RCB team, which has fired on all cylinders.
IPL 2021, PBKS vs RCB Team 11 play for Today Match: Punjab Kings will have to play off their skin to get their stuttering campaign back on track when faced with a high-flying Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League in Ahmedabad today. Aside from a five-wicket defeat by Kolkata Knight Riders, it won’t be an easy task for a struggling Punjab squad to face the challenge of an RCB team that has shot at all cylinders.
Royal Challengers Bangalore (plays XI): Virat Kohli (c), Devdutt Padikkal, Rajat Patidar, Glenn Maxwell, AB de Villiers (w), Shahbaz Ahmed, Daniel Sams, Kyle Jamieson, Harshal Patel, Mohammed Siraj, Yuzvendra Chahal
Punjab Kings (plays XI): KL Rahul (w / c), Chris Gayle, Deepak Hooda, Nicholas Pooran, Prabhsimran Singh, Shahrukh Khan, Chris Jordan, Riley Meredith, Ravi Bishnoi, Mohammed Shami, Harpreet Brar
Head to head: (26 games: PBKS 14 | RCB 12 |)
The two teams have played 26 games in IPL history, with Royal Challengers Bangalore winning 12 games and Punjab Kings winning 14.
Last IPL meeting:
RCB (171/6 in 20 overs) lt to PBKS (172/2 in 20 overs)
In the last IPL meeting, Punjab Kings won the victory over Royal Challengers Bangalore with eight wickets in Sharjah. A 48 from skipper Virat Kohli and an unbeaten 25 from Chris Morris helped RCB reach 171/6 in 20 overs.
In response, KL Rahul’s unbeaten 61 and Chris Gayle’s 45-ball 53 helped the Punjab Kings win an eight-wicket.
In the other game of the same edition, PBKS defeated RCB by 97 runs.