RR vs RCB who will win?
RCB and RR both have some fiery pacers, with RR's Jofra Archer in particular creating havoc in the minds of top batsmen. Thus, a hard bouncy pitch can really shift the odds in this RR vs RCB clash. The nature of the pitch needs to be studied before betting on the match winner, as should their head to head record.
RCB vs RR Betting Strategies
Who will Win
RCB would be the favourites to win this RCB vs RR match, based on their team strength on paper, and the fact that RR have now lost the commanding and reliable presence of Steve Smith. This makes it more likely that Kohli's men will win this tie.
Betting on Top Batsman is always an interesting alternative when making RR vs RCB predictions. Below, we will take a look at some of the best Top Batsman betting options for this clash.
RCB Top Batsman
For RCB, the favourites the top scorers would be captain Virat Kohli and South African legend AB De Villiers. They are followed by young Indian revelation Devdutt Padikkal, who was absolutely brilliant last season with some consistent performances. They have also added Glenn Maxwell for a record fee, who will be one to watch.
RR Top Batsman
RR have a star studded squad, especially full of English stars. Up top, Jos Buttler and Sanju Samson will be the obvious favourites to be the top scorers. Then comes the mercurial Ben Stokes, who can destroy bowling attacks on his own.
When making RCB vs RR predictions it is often worth considering a Top Bowler bet. Here are some of the most important aspects when betting on this game's Top Bowler.
RCB Top Bowler
RCB have a solid bowling line up, led by young internationals Mohammed Siraj and Navdeep Saini. However, the clear favourite to be the top bowler is leggie Yuzvendra Chahal, who is also RCB's highest wicket taker of all time.
RR Top Bowler
The Royals boast of one of the most feared bowlers in international cricket in Jofra Archer, who is undoubtedly the favourite to be the top bowler. He is followed by the big all-rounder Chris Morris, who has a knack of taking important wickets.
RR vs RCB Player Betting
The player betting market is another new market where users have to bet on the individual performances of certain players. For example, Jos Buttler to score more than 31.5 runs is a very attractive bet to place as he is the favourite to be RR's top scorer. Similarly, Archer to take 2 or more wickets is also a very attractive bet as he is the clear favourite to be their top bowler in this RR vs RCB match.
Opening Partnership Betting
Both these teams have solid opening pairings, which is vital to set the tone for the innings.
RCB Opening Partnership
Virat Kohli has declared that he will be opening the innings in the IPL, alongside Devdutt Padikkal who was the best young Indian player in the IPL last season. They look like a solid pair that will guarantee runs up top.
RR Opening Partnership
In Jos Buttler and Sanju Samson, the Royals have a devastating opening pair themselves, that can singlehandedly win several matches for them. Both these keeper-batsmen are known for their mighty sixes, and when they get going, it is difficult to stop them.
RCB vs RR Head to Head
RCB are one of only 3 teams to have never won the IPL title, while Rajasthan Royals were the inaugural champions of the tournament back in 2008, but have consistently struggled ever since. However, RCB are one of the very few teams against who RR don't have a negative head to head record, winning 10 out of the 23 RCB vs RR matches played so far, with 3 being abandoned and 10 being won by RCB.
Live Streaming RR vs RCB
The broadcasting rights of the IPL is owned by Star Sports and their official streaming partner is Hotstar. Hotstar charges a premium for customers who wants to be able to access live streaming RR vs RCB. Another option are the various betting sites that offers IPL live streaming for their members who places a bet on the current match. CSK VS SRH live score can also be followed on apps such as Cricbuzz.
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