Here is a battle that most of us would be excited for. These two teams are filled with match winners, hence the battle gets more intense. On the one side we have likes Chris Gayle, Virat Kohli, Yuvraj Singh, AB de Villiers and on the other side there Lasith Malinga, Rohit Sharma, Keiron Pollard, Michael Hussey. Both teams have power hitters, great bowlers and a good fielding side.

Whenever these two teams face each other, the contest has gone close. Find out how both these teams have faired against each other in the below stat –

S No.

Winner

Margin

Ground

Match Date

MoM

1

Royal Challengers Bangalore

5 Wickets

Mumbai

April 20, 2008

Mark Boucher

2

Mumbai Indians

9 Wickets

Bangalore

May 28, 2008

Dilhara Fernando

3

Royal Challengers Bangalore

9 Wickets

Johannesburg

May 3, 2009

Jacques Kallis

4

Mumbai Indians

16 Runs

Port Elizabeth

May 10, 2009

J P Duminy

5

Royal Challengers Bangalore

7 Wickets

Mumbai (BS)

March 20, 2010

Jacques Kallis

6

Mumbai Indians

57 Runs

Bangalore

April 17, 2010

Ryan McLaren

7

Mumbai Indians

35 Runs

Mumbai

April 21, 2010

Keiron Pollard

8

Mumbai Indians

9 Wickets

Bangalore

April 12, 2011

Sachin Tendulkar

9

Royal Challengers Bangalore

43 Runs

Chennai

May 27, 2011

Chris Gayle

10

Royal Challengers Bangalore

9 Wickets

Mumbai

May 9, 2012

Chris Gayle

11

Mumbai Indians

5 Wickets

Bangalore

May 14, 2012

Ambati Rayudu

12

Royal Challengers Bangalore

2 Runs

Bangalore

April 4, 2013

Chris Gayle

13

Mumbai Indians

58 Runs

Mumbai

April 27, 2013

Dwayne Smith

 

RCB – 6                  MI – 7

 

 

 

 

 

Off the 13 matches played between the two. Royal Challengers Bangalore has managed to win 6, whereas Mumbai Indians have won 7.

While RCB enter this match with a win against Delhi Daredevils, MI have come into this match after losing their first match against KKR. MI would like to get on track here and open their account in the points table. On the other side RCB would like to maintain their good run and try to be on the top of the table from the beginning itself.

 

MoM: Man of the Match

(BS): Brabourne Stadium

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