IPL17:The ‘Royal’ clash between Rajasthan and Bengaluru for Qualifier2

mohit sharma
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The Royal clash will set up between Rajasthan and Bengaluru on Wednesday in Ahmedabad for the Eliminator. the Loser will knockout from the tournament .After beating mighty Chennai Super Kings the Bengaluru is all set ready to take on Rajasthan in the eliminator of IPL17 at Ahmedabad today .Bengaluru has win all 6 last games and qualify for the playoffs .On the other hand the Rajasthan has lost its 4 out of its last 5 previous games and the last one was wash out against KKR in Guwahati .It will be a knockout match for both the teams.

Reports: No second Chance

RCB must have an edge due to its consecutive six matches wins , perhaps they had qualifies for the playoffs by only 1% chances of qualification .On the other hand the dip of Rajasthan is continued before playoffs after they are on the top spot ,In this Eliminator no second chance will be given so both the teams ,So they will do their best to meet Sunrisers at Chennai.

Bengaluru have had a restoration, the kind of turn around that has been prime material for inspirational moments about sports teams coming back from the depth. RCB didn’t just win six in a row; they won by massive margins of 35 runs, 24 balls to spare, 38 balls to spare, 60 runs, 47 runs, and by 27 runs to improve their net run-rate and rise above three other teams on the same points as them, to make a dramatic last-minute dash into the playoffs.

The value of confidence and momentum in sport is impossible to measure. RCB and RR’s unexpected rise and fall are examples of how unpredictable T20 cricket can be. RR go into the Eliminator with no experience of playing a high-pressure, knockout game this season. RCB, on the other hand, have qualified for the Eliminator having played, and won, six eliminators already.

Team Reports :

Royal Challengers Bengaluru

Glen Maxwell back into the team for their previous game against Chennai Super Kings (CSK) after Will Jacks returned to England, and he scored 16 off 5 balls and took a wicket with the first delivery of the match on his way to figures of 1 for 25 in four overs. Expect them to be unchanged.

Rajasthan Royals:

RR won the toss in both their previous full games but lost after making strong totals. Are they batting first to make the most of their Impact Player strategy. six batters and five bowlers in a batting first XI gives them the option of a sixth specialist bowler for the chase if they don’t need to bring in an extra batter in the first innings.

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