Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) are going to confront in the 29th match of ongoing Indian Premier League tournament. The match will be played on 25th April at M. Chinnaswamy stadium located in Bangalore, capital city of Karnataka state. The game is slated to begin at sharp 8:00 PM, according to Indian Standard Time. This will be an eighth match for both teams.
Led by Australian cricketer David Warner, SRH has played seven matches and has won four games. The team failed to win in three matches out of 7 games, which it played till now. Presently, team SRH is holding third position in IPL 2017 points table. With the four victories in 7 matches, net run rate of the team has become +0.481. The team is in safer zone as it is securing a good rank in the points table.
On other side, RCB is having eighth position in IPL 2017 points table. The team has played seven matches and succeeded in winning only two games. The team has been defeated by the opponent teams in five matches. Led by Indian cricketer Virat Kohli, team Royal Challengers Bangalore secures 4 points with 2 victories and its current net run rate is -1.210.
Victory for RCB is necessary in this match so as to see an improvement in its rank in points table. Sunrisers Hyderabad too has to win this game if it has to maintain its safe position in the same chart. RCB faced derogatory defeat in its previous match which played against Kolkata Knight Riders at Eden Garden in Kolkata, capital city of West Bengal state. The team needs to win remaining all matches of this domestic cricket tournament if it has to acquire position in top 4 excellent-performer teams.