The Royal Challengers Bangalore holds a prominent place in IPL under its franchise based in Bangalore. Founded in the year 2008, the team was initiated by United Spirits and gets its name from the famous liquor brand Royal Challenge from the same company. The team plays its matches under the victorious captainship of the Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli and receives its coaching from Simon Katich. The team is well known for buying the most elite players and spending huge on them.

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RCB, the Royal Challengers of Bangalore and CSK, the Chennai Super Kings have been battling pretty hard and visible ever since the inception of IPL in the year 2008. CSK has earned a lot in the game under the prime captainship of Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Under his captaincy, the team castled three victories since 2008 in the year 2010, 2011, and 2018. The team is coached by Stephen Fleming and plays its home matches at M. A. Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai. However, the team faced a serious blow after getting suspended from the IPL tournament for 2 continuous years as a result of the 2013 IPL betting case. The team made its comeback in the league in the year 2015.

RCB vs CSK 2018

RCB vs CSK 2108 saw some fierce battles. Three of the five centuries that were scored in IPL 2018, were delivered by CSK players. Ambati Rayudu 100* and Shane Watson at 106, 117* were the top scorers. With their victory against RCB, the CSK also came out as the first team who defeated an opponent i.e. Sunrisers Hyderabad which reached a count of four times in a single season. Playing in the 24th match of IPL season 2018, CSK won over RCB at the M.Chinnaswamy Stadium by 5 wickets.

The recent form heavily favours the CSK, winning 7 out of 8 matches.

RCB vs CSK 2019

The CSK vs RCB 2019 meeting is one that the Challengers will want to forget very quickly. They were embarrassed here, and when these two meet again, they will want to put that right. They were put in to bat by Chennai and managed to score 70 all out off 17.1 overs. Parthiv Patel was their top scorer with 29, and he was the only player to hit double figures on a disappointing day for the team. Both Imran Tahir and Harbhajan Singh took three wickets for the Super Kings and dominated the bowling with their spin, enough for Harbhajan to be named man of the match.

Knocking the score off was easy for Chennai, they eased their way through taking their time and won the match with the loss of just three wickets. 28 from Ambati Rayudu was their highest score, and this was a very comfortable afternoon for the home team, and a disappointing end to a game that many fans were looking forward to enjoying.

RCB vs CSK Match Prediction

To analyze the further prediction of the two mightily lords, let’s have an insight over their last match. Last year, the two rival teams came up for the faceoff at the M.Chinnaswamy stadium. Engaging in quite a combating mode, RCB won the match with a thrilling twist taking a lead of just one run. Giving a tough competition to the counter team CSK under the captainship of Virat Kohli, the team survived to excite their fans to the fullest. Even though the counter team, CSK tried their best, including the contributions of the captain cool, nothing did work.

RCB vs CSK Live

Cricket fans have always managed a lot of engagements throughout the year with a number of matches sailing all through the year. However, IPL has the upper hand in this. The eagerly awaited IPL tournament is one of the most loved and vigorously invested cricket competitions in India. With all eyes of these two turfs battling for the trophy, it will be quite exciting to watch the clash. Along with the team members, the IPL management has also unveiled several other comprehensive information over the same. Don’t miss your info gains and do have a look at the most recent updates coming from the duo teams. However, the captains tend to remain the same but, it will definitely be of prime concern to find out the new inclusions in the teams. Let’s see who gets a better hand for upcoming IPLs this time.

RCB vs CSK Head to Head

Overall 24 IPL matches have been played by the two teams till date, out of which RCB won 8 matches while CSK had 16 matches victory. The statistics clearly state that CSK, under the captaincy of the mighty MS Dhoni, has proved its enormous performances. As compared to RCB, the team CSK has highlighted its colossal contribution with top batsmen as Dhoni and Suresh Raina at 706 and 669, respectively. Even though Kohli leads the battling league amongst the team with 761 runs, the counter team has been immensely notably victorious. CSK holds a pretty good battling line with Murali Vijay, Suresh Raina, Dhoni, and Michael Hussey. Coming to the bowling power, CSK has Albie Morkel, Ashish Nehra, Muttiah Muralitharan, and Imran Tahir, who have kept troubling their counter teammates.

Games played: 25

Chennai Super Kings wins: 16

Royal Challengers Bangalore wins: 8

No result: 1

The simmering IPL rivalry of Royal Challengers Bangalore with Chennai Super Kings began with the already existing Kaveri River water dispute between the two states. Similar kind of rivalry instincts can be well noticed all through the IPL seasons. Referred as “Kaveri derby” and “South Indian derby”, IPL matches keep a special place in the hearts of CSK and RCB fans. The Chennai Super Kings had even defeated the Royal Challengers in the finale of the 2011 IPL. This was the only faceoff between the two teams at any IPL final in the entire seasons, till date. CSK also hold equivalent active rivalries with the Mumbai Indians, too. The upcoming season of IPL 2020 is expected to be a prime entertainer for the cricket fans. Both the teams hold a pretty promising stand in bagging the trophy, next year.

RCB vs CSK Results by Year

Mar 23, 2019 – 1st Match at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai (night)

RCB 70 (17.1/20 ov) vs Chennai Super Kings 71/3 (17.4/20 ov)

Chennai Super Kings won by 7 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)

Best Batsmen PA Patel 29(35) & Best Bowler Imran Tahir 3/9 (4)

Apr 21, 2019 – 39th Match at M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore (night)

RCB 161/7 (20 ov) vs Chennai Super Kings 160/8 (20 ov)

Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 1 run

Best Batsmen: MS Dhoni *84 (48) & Best Bowler: Deepak Chahar 2/25 (4)

35th match, (D/N) at Pune, May 5 2018

Royal Challengers Bangalore 127/9 vs Chennai Super Kings 128/4 (18/20 ov, target 128)

Super Kings won by 6 wickets (with 12 balls remaining)

24th match, (N) at Bengaluru, Apr 25 2018

Royal Challengers Bangalore 205/8 vs Chennai Super Kings 207/5 (19.4/20 ov, target 206)

Super Kings won by 5 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)

YearWinnerWon byVenue
2019Royal Challengers Bangalore1 RunBangaluru
2019Chennai Super Kings7 WicketsChennai
2018Chennai Super Kings6 WicketsPune
2018Chennai Super Kings5 WicketsBengaluru
2015Chennai Super Kings3 WicketsRanchi
2015Chennai Super Kings24 RunsChennai
2015Chennai Super Kings27 RunsBengaluru
2014Chennai Super Kings8 WicketsBengaluru
2014Royal Challengers Bangalore5 WicketsRanchi
2013Royal Challengers Bangalore24 RunsBengaluru
2013Chennai Super Kings4 WicketsChennai
2012No ResultNo ResultBengaluru
2012Chennai Super Kings5 WicketsChennai
2011Chennai Super Kings58 RunsChennai
2011Chennai Super Kings6 WicketsMumbai
2011Royal Challengers Bangalore8 WicketsBengaluru
2011Chennai Super Kings21 RunsChennai
2010Chennai Super Kings52 RunsDurban
2010Chennai Super Kings5 WicketsChennai
2010Royal Challengers Bangalore36 RunsBengaluru
2009Royal Challengers Bangalore6 WicketsJohannesburg
2009Royal Challengers Bangalore2 WicketsDurban
2009Chennai Super Kings92 RunsPort Elizabeth
2008Royal Challengers Bangalore14 RunsChennai
2008Chennai Super Kings13 RunsBengaluru