Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Kolkata Knight Riders’ clash is always a delight to watch. Both teams are known as arch rivals as India and Pakistan. Just as the both teams will lock their horns today at DY Patil Stadium at 7.30, the fans will be excited to know about KKR and RCB head to head results in the history of IPL.
KKR got off to a great start after thrashing the defending champions Chennai Super Kings in the tournament opener on 26th March by 6 wickets. Rahane topped with 44 runs for them, while skipper Shreyas Iyer scored 20* to take his team home. Among bowlers, old campaigner Umesh Yadav bagged 2 for 20.
For RCB it has not been a decent start to the IPL 2022, as the Red army lost the match to Punjab Kings despite making 200 above.Captain Faf Du Plessis led from the front with 88 off 57 balls, Kohli added 41 off 29 balls. The problem of RCB was as always bowling, Siraj conceded 59 runs in his 4 overs taking 2 wickets. Apart from him, three other bowlers leaked runs at an expense of above 9 runs per over.
So definitely, RCB will look to have a crushing victory, while KKR will be willing to continue their positive momentum.
So far RCB has faced KKR 29 times, but managed to win 13 matches out of it. On the contrary, KKR has had an upper hand against their rival.
Most Runs in KKR vs RCB
Former captain Virat Kohli has amassed the most runs in the KKR-RCB face off, 774 runs, followed by Chris Gayle and AB DE Villiers, who accumulated 606 and 475 runs apiece.
For Kolkata Knight Riders, their only cup winning captain Gautam gambhir has notched up the highest number of runs, 475 runs against RCB.
Most Wickets IN KKR vs RCB
Mystery spinner Sunil Narine conquers the chart of the most wickets in RCB vs KKR with 20 wickets in his name. The 2nd place features wrist spinner Yuzi Chahal, who grabbed 19 wickets. R Vinay Kumar quenches the 3rd spot with 17 wickets.
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