Today there will be a match between Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 25th match of the 17th season of IPL. This match will be played at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. This match is going to be very important for both the teams. Where Mumbai would like to maintain its winning streak by winning this match. Royal Challengers Bangalore, looking for their second win this season, will look to keep their playoff hopes alive by winning the match. Talking about the nature of the pitch in this match, initially the pitch will help the fast bowlers, but if the batsmen stay on the pitch and play for some time then it will become easier to bat on the pitch.

head to head

Let us tell you that till now 32 matches have been played between the two teams in IPL, out of which Mumbai has won 18 matches and Bengaluru has won 14 matches. Talking about the matches played so far at Wankhede Stadium, 10 matches have been played between the two teams so far, out of which 7 matches have been won by Mumbai Indians and 3 matches have been won by Royal Challengers Bangalore. If we look at the figures, Mumbai is dominating.

After 3 consecutive defeats, Mumbai had to taste victory under the captaincy of new captain Hardik Pandya. Mumbai Indians had defeated Delhi by 29 runs on their home ground. Mumbai scored 234 runs losing 5 wickets in 20 overs. Chasing the target of 235 runs, Delhi team could score only 205 runs. Whereas Rajasthan Royals had defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore in the last match.

RCB could not perform well

Talking about RCB, this season is proving to be bad for RCB. RCB, playing under the captaincy of Faf du Plessis, continues to perform poorly in this season of IPL. RCB has played 5 matches so far in which it has faced defeat in 4 matches. The performance of RCB players this season has been average. The performance of the foreign players included in Royal Challengers Bangalore has also not been anything special this season.

Royal Challengers Bangalore are at 9th position in the points table with -0.843 points. It seems that RCB is almost out of the race for the playoffs. Talking about Mumbai Indians, Mumbai is at 8th position with 704 points with 1 win in 4 matches.