Live IPL 2021 Score, RCB vs SRH: Royal Challengers Bangalore Skipper Virat Kohli Win Toss, Opt To Bowl vs SunRisers Hyderabad


RCB vs SRH IPL Score: Virat Kohli would like to contribute vs Sunrisers Hyderabad to take RCB in the top two.© BCCI/IPL

The Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) captain has elected to bowl vs Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) after winning the toss in Match 52 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday. Both the teams have not made any changes in their playing XI. RCB have already qualified for the playoffs and are third on the points table with 18 points but would like to break into the top two. Bangalore are coming into this game with three consecutive wins against Punjab Kings (PBKS), Rajasthan Royals (RR), and Mumbai Indians (MI), while Sunrisers play their last two matches against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Chennai Super has lost. Kings (CSK). SRH had a poor season for the first time since 2015, failing to qualify for the playoffs. The Kane Williamson-led side have won just two of their 12 matches this season. (live scorecard)

IPL 2021 Live Score Updates between Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Sunrisers Hyderabad, Directly from Zayed Cricket Stadium, Abu Dhabi

  • 19:09 (IST)

    No change in SRH lineup either!

    Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing XI:Jason Roy, Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Kane Williamson (c), Priyam Garg, Abhishek Sharma, Abdul Samad, Jason Holder, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Siddharth Kaul, Umran Malik

  • 19:07 (IST)

    RCB captain Virat Kohli did not make any changes in the playing XI!

    Royal Challengers Bangalore Playing XI: Virat Kohli (capt), Devdutt Padikkal, Glenn Maxwell, AB de Villiers, Daniel Christian, Shahbaz Ahmed, Srikar Bharat (wk), George Garten, Harshal Patel, Mohammad Siraj, Yuzvendra Chahal

  • 19:01 (IST)

    RCB won the toss, opt to bowl vs SRH!

    Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli has won the toss and decided to bowl against Sunrisers Hyderabad in Abu Dhabi.

  • 18:33 (IST)

    Eyes on Williamson to perform vs RCB?

    Sunrisers Hyderabad is struggling to do well with the bat this season. Hyderabad captain Kane Williamson has a great record with the bat against RCB. He averages 64 in seven matches played against Virat Kohli’s team.

  • 18:00 (IST)

    Hello and welcome!

    Hello and welcome to the live blog of IPL 2021 match between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Sunrisers Hyderabad which will start soon at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi. RCB have already qualified for the playoffs but they will struggle to make the top two while SRH are out of the tournament due to poor performance.

    The match will start at 7:30 PM IST and the toss will be held at 7:00 PM IST. Stay with us for all updates.

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