Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians: The 19th match of the inaugural edition of the WPL T20 Tournament will be played between the Royal Challengers Bangalore and Mumbai Indians. Losing the last two matches, Mumbai lost its first place in the points table and now stays in second. RCB on the other hand won the last two matches to stay in 4th position.
Match: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians WPL 2023
Date: 21st March 2023
Time: 03:30 PM IST
Venue: Dr. D. Y. Patil Sports Academy, Navi Mumbai.
Pitch Condition: The 19th T20 match will take place at Dr. D. Y. Patil Sports Academy, Navi Mumbai. Fielding first will be good here because of its used surface. The pitch here helps both spinners and fast bowlers.
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians – The Squad
Royal Challengers Bangalore: Smriti Mandhana (c), Sophie Devine, Heather Knight, Disha Kasat, Sobhana Asha, Dane van Niekerk, Erin Burns, Ellyse Perry, Richa Ghosh (wk), Shreyanka Patil, Indrani Roy(wk), Komal Zanzad, Kanika Ahuja, Poonam Khemnar, Megan Schutt, Preeti Bose, Renuka Thakur Singh, Shana Pawar.
Mumbai Indians: Harmanpreet Kaur (c), Hayley Matthews, Heather Graham, Humaira Kazi,Dhara Gujjar, Amanjot Kaur, Amelia Kerr, Chloe Tryon, Issy Wong, Jintimani Kalita, Nat Sciver-Brunt, Neelam Bisht, Pooja Vastrakar, Priyanka Bala(wk), Yastika Bhatia(wk), Saika Ishaque, Sonam Mukesh Yadav..
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians – Team Performance in the Past Matches
The 19th match of the WPL 2023 will take place on the 21st of March in Mumbai between the Royal Challengers Bangalore and Mumbai Indians. Mumbai Indians had a good start in the tournament, having 5 consecutive wins to being top of the points table. But in the last two games, they failed to score much to lose it. Royal Challengers Bangalore was the exact opposite who lost the first five matches they played, yet had victories in the last two matches.
Mumbai played their last match against Delhi Capitals and lost the match by 9 wickets. Called to bat first, Mumbai failed to reach a good score, hence Delhi reached the target when 66 balls were left. Pooja Vastrakar was the top scorer who got 26 runs off 19 balls. Then Issy Wong and Harmanpreet Kaur got 23 runs each. Others failed to score much and left early hence Mumbai reached only 109 runs. There was nothing much to do for the bowlers in the game. Hayley Matthews got a wicket in the game.
Royal Challengers played their last match against Gujarat Giants. Asked to bowl first, RCB won the match by 8 wickets when 27 balls were left. Sophie Devine excelled with the bat as she got 99 off 36 balls. Smriti Mandhana then added 37 runs off 31 balls. They were also good with the ball as Shreyanka Patil picked 2 wickets. Preeti Bose and Sophie Devine also claimed a wicket each.
The game is completely changing day by day and teams are changing their positions. Can RCB mark another win in the match to make trouble for Mumbai Indians? Let’s predict the teams for the match.
Here our experts at FCL are giving a prediction for the coming match. Hope you could find it helpful by any means
Wicket-keeper: Richa Ghosh.
Batters: Harmanpreet Kaur, Amanjot Kaur, Sophie Devine.
All-Rounders: Hayley Matthews, Natalie Sciver, Ellyse Perry, Shreyanka Patil.
Bowlers: Issy Wong, Saika Ishaque, Pooja Vastrakar.
Captain: Sophie Devine.
Vice-Captain: Hayley Matthews.
Wicket-keeper: Yatika Bhatia.
Batters: Harmanpreet Kaur, Heather Knight, Sophie Devine.
All-Rounders: Hayley Matthews, Natalie Sciver, Amelia Kerr, Ellyse Perry.
Bowlers: Issy Wong, Saika Ishaque, Megan Schutt.
Captain: Hayley Matthews.
Vice-Captain: Ellyse Perry.