Indian Premier League 2023: Delhi Capitals (DC) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) will face each other in the 50th league match of IPL 16th season. The match will be played between the two teams at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi. The battle between Delhi and Bangalore is going on for the second time this season. In the last match, RCB defeated Delhi by 23 runs.
Delhi Capitals have not been up to expectations so far this season. Team India has won only 3 matches so far this season. Currently, Delhi Capitals team is at the last position in the points table with 6 points. Delhi Capitals had a convincing win against Gujarat Titans in their last match.
Royal Challengers Bangalore have had their ups and downs so far this season. RCB have won 5 of their 9 matches so far this season. Bengaluru is currently at the 5th position in the points table with 10 points. If RCB wins this match, they will reach top-4.
RCB has the upper hand against Delhi so far
If we look at the records between Delhi and Bangalore so far, RCB has the upper hand. So far, 29 matches have been played between the two teams, out of which RCB has won 18 matches. The Delhi team won only 10 matches and failed to find a result in 1 match.
It is not easy to face the spin bowlers on the Delhi pitch
This match will be played at Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi. It is a very difficult task for the batsmen to score runs after 6 overs on the slow pitch here. It is not an easy task for the batsmen to face the spin bowlers in such conditions. So far 81 matches have been played on the Delhi pitch, and the team that has broken the target has won 45 times. The average score in the first innings here is 165 runs.
RCB looks to have the upper hand based on form
Talking about the result of this match, Royal Challengers Bangalore team seems to have an upper hand in this one. Virat Kohli is with RCB, whose home ground is the same. In such a situation, he has a lot of experience on the pitch here. Having won the last match, the Delhi team is trying to maintain that rhythm.
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