The sixth match of the 14th season of the Indian Premier League will be played between Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH). Both teams have played one match each in this tournament so far. RCB’s team led by Virat Kohli started the tournament with a win. The team defeated Mumbai Indians (MI). At the same time, the Hyderabad team, captained by David Warner, had to face defeat in the first match. He was defeated by Kolkata Knight Riders. While RCB would like to continue the winning streak, the Hyderabad team would like to get their first win of the tournament. Before the match, let’s take a look at how the two teams have performed against each other. IPL 2021: Virat Kohli’s path will not be easy against Hyderabad.
Head to head record
Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) has the upper hand. There have been 18 matches between Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in IPL so far. Hyderabad has won 10 matches. At the same time, RCB has won seven matches. A match has been inconclusive. Talking about the last five matches, Hyderabad has the upper hand. It has won three and lost two.
Face to face three times in 2020
The IPL was held in the UAE in the year 2020 due to the Corona epidemic. During this time both teams made it to the playoffs. Both of them met each other three times. Out of this, Hyderabad won twice and the team from Bengaluru could win only one match. RCB won the first match of IPL 2020. During this time, RCB defended the target of 163 runs.
Second and third match
Devdutt Padikkal and AB de Villiers scored half-centuries, while Yuzvendra Chahal took 3 wickets to lead the team to victory. In the second match, Hyderabad stopped Bengaluru at 120/7 and lost 5 wickets to win in 14.1 overs. The two teams met face-to-face in the Eliminator for the third time. In this match, RCB scored 131 runs for seven wickets. Hyderabad won the match by six wickets. IPL 2021: Virat Kohli’s path will not be easy against Hyderabad.