Royal Challengers Bangalore
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) has been playing IPL for the last 11 years. However, the team did not win the IPL trophy even once. The team has been able to create several stunning records over the years. The team has also registered the record of scoring the highest number of runs in a single inning. RCB set a target of 263 runs for 5 wickets against Pune Warriors in the year 2013. Explosive Chris Gayle emerged as the leading run-scorer in the IPL in that season. He hit 175 runs in that match. RCB recorded its most successful performances in the years 2009, 2011, and 2016, where it became the finalist.
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RCB vs MI
Meanwhile, Mumbai Indians, also known as MI, is owned and controlled by the top industrialist Mukesh Ambani and his wife Nita Ambani. Its prominent players’ list included Sachin Tendulkar and Mahela Jayawardene. It has also emerged as one of the most expensive franchises. It was purchased for a whopping price of $111.9 million. and the team came officially came into existence in January 2008.
RCB vs MI 2019
In the year 2019, two matches were played between RCB and MI. In the first match, Mumbai Indians defeated RCB by 6 runs. Mumbai Indian’s bowler Malinga maintained his calm to defend 18 runs in the last over. The match produced some jittery moments for both the team. RCB’s star player AB de Villiers produced a scintillating knock of 70 runs and Virat Kohli made 46 runs. However, Villiers and Virat’s knock went in vain. In the match, AB de Villiers had a lucky escape as well when he was dropped at 0.
The match had a controversial moment as well. The umpire missed the no-ball in the crucial last over. Had the umpire noted it, the result would have been different. Virat Kohli expressed his disappointment and said that we are playing IPL level games not club cricket. The umpire should have their eyes open during such crucial junctures in the match. MI managed to clinch a big thriller leaving their fans in joy. The leading scorer from MI remained Rohit Sharma (48) and Suryakumar Yadav (38).
RCB vs MI 2018
MI and RCB played two matches against each other in the year 2018. In the first match, MI beat RCB by 46 runs. In the second match, RCB managed to produce an excellent bowling attack and defeated MI by 14 runs. While chasing the target, MI continued to lose wickets at a regular interval and lost the match to RCB. Barring Hardik Pandya, who scored a half-century in 42 balls, the remaining players of MI failed to put up a good show. When MI began chasing the target set by RCB, it lost its top order in the first seven overs. However, Mumbai Indians managed to restrict Royal Challengers Bangalore at 167 for the loss of 7 wickets. But, the team could not maintain the momentum and lost the match by 14 runs. Meanwhile, in the first match, MI made 213 runs for RCB to chase. Chasing the mammoth total, the RCB batting order collapsed and made 167 for 8 wickets thus losing the match to MI. Virat Kohli made 92 runs off 62 balls while MI’s batsman Rohit Sharma 94 runs off 52 balls.
RCB vs MI Match Prediction
In the last match that was played between MI and RCB in 2019, MI had won the toss and opted to bowl. In 20 overs, RCB made 171 runs for the loss of 7 wickets. While chasing the target, MI openers did a fantastic job and gave the team a solid start. MI managed to score 67 runs in the first six overs itself. Moeen Ali of RCB scalped the wickets of both the openers and brought RCB back in the match. RCB’s spinners did a good job and somehow for a while restricted MI on a pitch that had bounce and turns. But, it was Mumbai Indians’ days as they continued to find their sixes and boundaries. It helped them keep the required rate under control. Finally, MI claimed victory by 5 wickets.
RCB vs MI Live
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RCB vs MI Head to Head
Games played: 27
Royal Challengers Bangalore wins: 9
Mumbai Indians wins: 18
RCB and MI have played 27 matches so far out of which RCB won 9 and MI won 18. The clashes between RCB and MI produced some amazing moments over the year. The amazing encounters between the two rivals leave their fans in complete joy. In the first match in 2008, RCB defeated MI by wickets.
RCB vs MI Results by Year
Apr 15, 2019 – 31st Match at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai (night)
RCB 171/7 (20 ov) vs Mumbai Indians 172/5 (19/20 ov)
Mumbai Indians won by 5 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
Best Batsman: AB de Villiers 75 (51) & Best Bowler: Lasith Malinga 4/31 (4)
Mar 28, 2019 – 7th Match at M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore (night)
Mumbai Indians 187/8 (20 ov) vs RCB 181/5 (20 ov)
Mumbai Indians won by 6 runs
Best Batsman: AB de Villiers *70 (41) & Best Bowler: Yuzvendra Chahal 4/38 (4)
31st match, (N) at Bengaluru, May 1 2018
Royal Challengers Bangalore 167/7 vs Mumbai Indians 153/7 (20 ov, target 168)
RCB won by 14 runs
14th match, (N) at Mumbai, Apr 17 2018
Mumbai Indians 213/6 vs Royal Challengers Bangalore 167/8 (20 ov, target 214)
Mumbai Indians won by 46 runs
|2019||Mumbai Indians||5 Wickets||Mumbai|
|2019||Mumbai Indians||6 Runs||Bengaluru|
|2018||Royal Challengers Bangalore||14 Runs||Bengaluru|
|2018||Mumbai Indians||46 Runs||Mumbai|
|2017||Mumbai Indians||4 Wickets||Bengaluru|
|2017||Mumbai Indians||5 Wickets||Mumbai|
|2016||Mumbai Indians||6 Wickets||Bengaluru|
|2016||Mumbai Indians||6 Wickets||Mumbai|
|2015||Royal Challengers Bangalore||39 Runs||Mumbai|
|2015||Mumbai Indians||18 Runs||Bengaluru|
|2014||Mumbai Indians||19 Runs||Mumbai|
|2014||Royal Challengers Bangalore||7 Wickets||Dubai|
|2013||Mumbai Indians||58 Runs||Mumbai|
|2013||Royal Challengers Bangalore||2 Runs||Bengaluru|
|2012||Mumbai Indians||5 Wickets||Bengaluru|
|2012||Royal Challengers Bangalore||9 Wickets||Mumbai|
|2011||Mumbai Indians||31 Runs||Chennai|
|2011||Royal Challengers Bangalore||43 Runs||Chennai|
|2011||Mumbai Indians||9 Wickets||Bengaluru|
|2010||Mumbai Indians||2 Runs||Durban|
|2010||Mumbai Indians||35 Runs||Mumbai (DY)|
|2010||Mumbai Indians||57 Runs||Bengaluru|
|2010||Royal Challengers Bangalore||7 Wickets||Mumbai (BS)|
|2009||Mumbai Indians||16 Runs||Port Elizabeth|
|2009||Royal Challengers Bangalore||9 Wickets||Johannesburg|
|2008||Mumbai Indians||9 Wickets||Bengaluru|
|2008||Royal Challengers Bangalore||5 Wickets||Mumbai|