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RCB vs MI Predictions 2021

Cricket IPL Betting Tips

The matches between Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore has long been one of the top games in the Indian Premier League. There is plenty of interest to cover this IPL game live largely due to the exciting nature of the RCB vs MI match. Even when the match has been played at Abu Dhabi, RCB and MI have produced a competitive match.

Now, let's move on to our cricket betting tips and the RCB vs MI predictions.

Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore Betting Tips

The 2021 IPL season kicks off with a blockbuster of a game between 5-time winners Mumbai Indians and Virat Kohli’s formidable Royal Challengers Bangalore.

Here is our best RCB vs MI betting tips.

Betting Pick: Mumbai Indians to win
Betting Odds:  1.61 @ LeoVegas

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Why bet on the Mumbai Indians to win this match?

✅ MI have the strongest squad on paper in the league, and are the current holders of the IPL trophy as well, which they won for a record 5th time last season.

✅ MI batting top order is brilliant, as Rohit Sharma and Quinton De Kock form the strongest opening pairing in the league, followed by the dependable Suryakumar Yadav and explosive youngster Ishan Kishan.

✅ MI have some explosive all-rounders who have won countless matches for them, such as Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya and the big West Indian Keiron Pollard, adding unmatched balance to the side.

✅ Mumbai Indians strike bowlers are two of the most lethal pacemen in T20 cricket – Jasprit Bumrah and Trent Boult, who can destroy any batting top order in the league.

✅ Squad Depth – Not only are MI a team full of experienced champions, they also have ridiculously good squad depth, with the likes of Chris Lynn, Piyush Chawla, Nathan Coulter Nile and Jimmy Neesham available as backup players. 

RCB vs MI Match Information

Venue: M.A Chidambaran Stadium, Chennai

9th April 2021 


19:30 IST

Broadcast/Live streaming:

Star Sports Select and live streaming on Hotstar

Betting pick: Mumbai Indians to win
Odds: 1.61
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MI vs RCB who will win?

The head-to-head match between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Mumbai Indians reveal a game which has been highly contested over the years. The success of the toss Mumbai Indians or Royal Challengers Bangalore win can have a significant impact on the score. One should look for the team that has a good start to the innings when betting on MI vs RCB who will win.

RCB vs MI Betting Strategies

Who will Win

This IPL match will be tough to call without information on the toss Mumbai Indians or Royal Challengers Bangalore might win. The latest news will provide information on the kind of form experienced by Royal Challengers Bangalore and Mumbai Indians in recent Indian Premier League games. One has to base the RCB vs MI prediction on the latest news.

Top Batsman

The idea is to back a batsman who has been able to score many runs in the recent and past IPL matches/seasons. Mumbai Indians do have such players in the form of Quinton de Kock, Ishan Kishan, Rohit Sharma, and more. If RCB players are the pick, there are some excellent options like Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, and Aaron Finch to back.

Top Bowler

One will not find players like Ishan Kishan in the MI vs RCB top bowlers market. It makes sense to look at players who have excellent bowling figures getting four wickets in an over at a reasonable economy. If RCB bowlers are the pick, there are some good options like Chris Morris, Mohammed Siraj, and Washington Sundar. MI also has excellent bowlers in their ranks like Krunal Pandya.

Player Betting

The key focus of the ‘Player of the Match’ betting market will be to identify names like AB de Villiers and Virat Kohli, who are likely to function at a high level on a consistent basis. MI and RCB have plenty of players of this ilk. Quinton de Kock and Ishan Kishan are some of such examples of consistent names. One can also go with surprise candidates like Saurabh Tiwary when betting on MI vs RCB.

Partnership Betting

The opening partnership market can be rewarding for those who spot players like AB de Villiers and Virat Kohli being able to dominate the lineups. While these are good examples in the MI line-up, those who want to go with RCB players might choose Quinton de Kock and Ishan Kishan partnership.

MI vs RCB Head to Head

The head-to-head occurrences between Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore are more than 25 in number. MI have an overwhelming dominance in this fixture with 15+ wins while RCB have just hit 10+ wins. In majority of the IPL seasons, there have been few examples of a match tie when these two teams are involved.

Live Streaming RCB vs MI

The RCB vs MI match can be witnessed online through live streams. Irrespective of whether the game takes place in Mumbai or even Abu Dhabi, the live streaming RCB vs MI will be available from bookmakers. The coverage even from places like Abu Dhabi will be available to fans at no cost, as long as a bet is placed with the bookmaker.

General Info about Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians

Who owns Royal Challengers Bangalore?

RCB are owned by United Spirits Limited.

Who owns Mumbai Indians?

Reliance Industries owns and operates Mumbai Indians.

Where is the home matches of Mumbai Indians held?

The home games of MI take place at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai, while Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai also acts as a second home.

Where is the home matches of Royal Challengers Bangalore held?

RCB play their home games at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore.

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Akshay Malhotra

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