RCB can move a step closer to the playoffs with a win at PCA Stadium today against the hosts, who are rooted to the bottom of the table. (Still no team in playoffs)
Once again, RCB will heavily depend on Chris Gayle, AB de Villiers, captain Virat Kohli and Mitchell Starc to deliver. All eyes will be on De Villiers, who smashed a superb unbeaten century in the last game against Mumbai Indians. (Best quotes on De Villiers)
KXIP are out of the playoffs race and can only spoil others chances as they have 2 more games left including today's.
Here is your guide to today's Match 50 in IPL 2015
Who are playing? (Match Preview)
- Kings XI Punjab Vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
Where, when and time?
- PCA Stadium, Mohali
- May 13 (Wednesday)
- 8 PM IST
Where to watch on TV in India?
- Sony MAX (Hindi commentary)
- Sony SIX (English)
- Sony AATH (Bengali)
- Sony KIX (Tamil, Telugu)
- List of broadcasters for other countries is here
- KXIP - David Miller, Glenn Maxwell, Sandeep Sharma
- RCB - Chris Gayle, Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, Mitchell Starc
- KXIP - 9
- RCB - 6
Current positions in Points Table
- RCB - No. 5 (6 wins, 4 losses, 1 no result)
- KXIP - No. 8 (2 wins, 10 losses)
Kings XI Punjab: George Bailey (captain), Axar Patel, Anureet Singh, Beuran Hendricks, David Miller, Glenn Maxwell, Gurkeerat Mann Singh, Karanveer Singh, Manan Vohra, Mitchell Johnson, Parvinder Awana, Rishi Dhawan, Sandeep Sharma, Shardul Thakur, Shaun Marsh, Shivam Sharma, Thisara Perera, Virender Sehwag, Wriddhiman Saha (wicketkeeper), Murali Vijay, Nikhil Naik, Yogesh Golwalkar.
Royal Challengers Bangalore: Virat Kohli (captain), AB de Villiers, Chris Gayle, Mitchell Starc, Nic Maddinson, Varun Aaron, Ashok Dinda, Harshal Patel, Vijay Zol, Abu Nechim, Sandeep Warrier, Yogesh Takawale, Yuzvendra Chahal, Rilee Rossouw, Iqbal Abdulla, Manvinder Bisla, Mandeep Singh, Dinesh Karthik (wicketkeeper), Subramaniam Badrinath, Darren Sammy, Sean Abbott, David Wiese, Sarfaraz Khan, Jalaj Saxena, Shishir Bhavane, Sreenath Arvind.