This is a preview of the IPL 2021 encounter between RCB and CSK at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium. The game will take place on September 24, 2021 at 19:30 IST.
RCB vs CSK – Match Preview
RCB come into this game following a disastrous performance against KKR in their first game since the restart. RCB were completely outplayed in the match, while CSK look to regain top spot that might be lost to DC, who are up against SRH on September 22nd, 2021. The RCB vs CSK prediction will focus on every aspect of the game like recent form, availability of players, pitch condition, and more.
RCB vs CSK – Predicted Playing XIs
Virat Kohli is a man under pressure as the last few days have been going completely against the superstar. Following his decision to step down from the captaincy, Kohli witnessed a very poor performance against KKR. Meanwhile, his RCB outfit put up a score of less than 100 runs in their innings against KKR. After one of the poorest performances from any IPL outfit in recent times, RCB need to improve a lot before they can start thinking about building the table position.
CSK are moving into a strong position following the win over MI. This victory will act as a statement of intent from CSK, as the team was able to overcome several setbacks at different stages of the game with aplomb. There was a lot of strength in the batting and bowling line-up, while better performances from the likes of Faf du Plessis could mean even more strength for MS Dhoni and his men.
Let us take a look at the odds for the match:
RCB vs CSK Head to head
- Matches Played: 27
- RCB Won: 9
- CSK Won: 17
- Tie/NR: 1
The RCB vs CSK head to head record reveals total domination from CSK in this match. The figures, though, do not tell about the outstanding record the CSK have been able to achieve in the last few years against RCB. In the last 10 outings between the two teams, CSK have come out on top in eight games. This Bangalore vs Chennai match is one of the top rivalries in IPL.
RCB vs CSK Match Prediction & Betting Tips
CSK might have made a slow start against MI, but the amazing strength in the batting line-up once again came to the team’s rescue. RCB come on the back of one of the poorest IPL performances. It is easy for any IPL 2021 prediction to go with a win for CSK.
Ruturaj Gaikwad comes on the back of a brilliant innings against MI. He made have missed out on the century, but there is no doubt that his excellent innings paved the way for the win. In his innings that produced 88 runs, Ruturaj Gaikwad played some exquisite shots and this RCB vs CSK match prediction is aware that he is on top form.
CSK undoubtedly have players who are in excellent form. They were able to blast seven sixes compared to the three sixes by MI. In the loss against RCB, KKR finished with a disappointing record of not having even a single six in the entire innings.
These are the odds given by bookmakers at the time of writing this article. The odds are subject to change and it is recommended to check with the bookmaker for the latest prices.