Bangalore vs Chennai Preview: Dream Prediction, Playing 11, Pitch Report, Top Fantasy Picks
Bangalore beat Chennai earlier in the season by 37 runs. Virat Kohli & his men have done exceptionally well by winning 7 of their 10 games this season. Winning in this match will give Bangalore a firm hold on the top two spots in the league. Chennai are definitely out of the running for the play-offs and are playing for pride, so this should be an interesting contest.
Bangalore vs Chennai – Match 44: Venue Details
The match between Bangalore vs Chennai will be played at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai and telecasted live at 3:30 pm IST.
- Average 1st Innings score on this ground: 175 (So far on this ground till match 40)
- Record of chasing teams here: Won – 5, Lost – 10, Tied – 3
Bangalore vs Chennai: Pitch Report & Weather Conditions
Sunday temperatures will see a high of 32-33 degrees. The pitch and conditions are offering some swing for the fast bowlers in the first 2-3 overs. Batting second seems to be the trend now.
Know more about Bangalore vs Chennai teams below:
Top Picks for Your Dream Fantasy Team 11:
Following should be top picks for playing fantasy cricket on Bangalore vs Chennai match:
- Virat Kohli is a must pick now with 365 runs in 10 games at an average of 61 and registered 2 half-centuries.
- Faf Du Plessis remains the strongest player for Chennai with 376 runs in 11 games.
- Yuzvendra Chahal is an important middle overs bowler for Bangalore & he has 15 wickets in 10 games.
- Sam Curran has provided an all-round effort with 173 runs & 10 wickets in 11 games.
Expert Opinion on Bangalore vs Chennai match
Not too difficult a choice for your captaincy or vice-captaincy multipliers with Faf, Virat, Morris and Curran the obvious options in the game.
Captain & Vice-Captain choices for your fantasy XI team
- Captain choices: Virat Kohli, Sam Curran, Faf Du Plessis
- Vice-Captain choices: Chris Morris, Yuzvendra Chahal, AB De Villiers