Hello and welcome to India.com’s live coverage of Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi Daredevils Indian Premier League 2017 match five. While. RCB hosts Daredevils at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in their first home game of the season. This is the second game of Saturday’s double-header followed by Kings XI Punjab vs Rising Pune Supergiant. RCB faced defeat in their opening fixture and now will be hoping to bounce back. The Bangalore-based team have had a disappointing start and are even without their star player Virat Kohli. Stay with us as we bring you the live score updates of RCB vs DD match.
RCB were handed a 35-run defeat in the season opener by defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad. Last year’s runners-up will be itching to start their winning account and what better than to do it in front of the home crowd. In their season’s first home game, RCB face Daredevils who are playing their first match in IPL 2017. Also Check- IPL 2017 LIVE Streaming Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi Daredevils
With Virat Kohli out due to shoulder injury, all eyes will be on AB de Villiers, who is likely to make a comeback. The right-hander missed RCB’s first game and there is a possibility that the South African star will feature in the playing XI. However, it remains to be seen whether ABD will lead RCB or not. Also Catch- RCB vs DD IPL 2017 Live Score and commentary
On the other hand, Daredevils led by Zaheer Khan will be hoping for a bright start. The side is facing some selection issues as Shreyas Iyer was ruled out due to Chicken Pox. Rishabh Pant, who last his father few days back, has joined the squad back and is likely to play.
Delhi Daredevils (From): Sam Billings, Sanju Samson, Karun Nair, Corey Anderson, Rishabh Pant, Chris Morris, Shahbaz Nadeem, Mohammed Shami, Amit Mishra, Zaheer Khan(c), Kagiso Rabada, Pat Cummins, Ankit Bawne, Aditya Tare, Murugan Ashwin, Navdeep Saini, Shashank Singh, Jayant Yadav, Carlos Brathwaite, Chama Milind, Khaleel Ahmed, Pratyush Singh. Also Check- IPL 2017- Full coverage
Royal Challengers Bangalore (From): Chris Gayle, Mandeep Singh, Travis Head, Kedar Jadhav(w), Shane Watson(c), Sachin Baby, Stuart Binny, Sreenath Aravind, Tymal Mills, Yuzvendra Chahal, Aniket Choudhary, Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, Harshal Patel, Adam Milne, Sarfaraz Khan, Samuel Badree, Iqbal Abdulla, Avesh Khan, Tabraiz Shamsi, Pawan Negi, Praveen Dubey, Billy Stanlake.