IPL 2019: 17th Match, Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight Riders – Weather Report; After losing four games on a trot in the tournament, Royal Challengers Bangalore will be hosting Kolkata Knight Riders in the 17th match of the Indian Premier League 2019.
The home franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore will be looking for the first win of the tournament. They have been waiting for it for a long time now and need to win the game at any cost in the upcoming clash against Kolkata Knight Riders.
In between, the visitors are entering into the game on the back of a super over-loss. They did it brilliantly against Delhi Capitals in the Feroz Shah Kotla. However, they would be worried about their top-order collapse in the innings.
Apart from that, KKR has no concerns whatsoever and also found their team balance to walk into the game confidently. The form of Andre Russell is a soothing aspect for Kolkata while Dinesh Karthik also found his nick.
Coming to the bowling departments, it was the primary area of concern for Royal Challengers Bangalore. Apart from Mohammed Siraj, none of the fast bowlers is delivering goods for the team. Navdeep Saini and Umesh Yadav are failing on a consistent basis while Chahal is there premium wicket-taker.
On the other hand, Kolkata Knight Riders’ bowling has been brilliant with the likes of Prasidh Krishna and Lockie Ferguson delivering the required ingredients for the team. Kuldeep Yadav also found his nick to make it look good for the team.
Date & Venue:
|5th April 2019||M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore|
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight Riders – Weather Report
Well, it seems to be nice weather to play the game of cricket. The temperature will hover around 33 degrees Celsius to 28 degrees Celsius making it ideal for a cricket match.
Probably, the dew factor will make a way into the game during the second half of the match. The toss-winning captain would choose to bowl first to get the advantage of dew during the chase.
All in all, a full 20-over game is on the cards without any weather effects on the game.