IPL 2018 : Match 53, RR vs RCB - Statistical Preview

IPL 2018 : Match 53, RR vs RCB - Statistical Preview

All the awaiting stats and milestones between Rajasthan Royals and Royal Challengers Bangalore.

Sanju Samson played a great knock of unbeaten 92 runs against RCB in Bangalore this IPL (Photo Source - IANS)

Rajasthan Royals and Royal Challengers Bangalore will fight against each other at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur in their last game of league round. Both the teams have 6 wins from 13 games in IPL 2018 campaign.

RCB is placed above RR in the standings as they have better net run rate than RR. Winner of this match will have a chance of qualifying for the playoffs if other matches' results go in their favour while loser will be eliminated from the tournament.

Rajasthan Royals will miss their star players Jos Buttler and Ben Stokes as the duo went home for playing the Test series against Pakistan. In the first meeting of this IPL season Rajasthan Royals beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 19 runs in Bangalore.

All the awaiting stats and milestones between Rajasthan Royals and Royal Challengers Bangalore in Jaipur :

Teams Head to Head in the IPL -

 Venue  Match   Won by RR   Won by RCB   No Result 
 Jaipur  5  2  3  0
 Bangalore   7  4  2  1
 Neutral  5  2  3  0
 Overall  17  8  8  1

1 - Ben Laughlin needs 1 more wicket to complete 150 wickets in T20 cricket. He has taken 149 wickets at an average of 21.62 in 119 T20 matches.

13 - Jofra Archer has taken 13 wickets at an average of 19.62 in 8 matches - the most by a Rajasthan Royals' bowler in IPL 2018.

22.50 - Virat Kohli's batting average against Rajasthan Royals in the IPL - the lowest for him against a team in the IPL. He has scored 315 runs at an average of 22.50 and at a strike rate of 103.96 in 16 innings with 2 fifties.

56 - Virat Kohli needs 56 more runs to become the first player ever to score 5000 runs in the Indian Premier League history. He was also the first player to score 4000 IPL runs.

91 - Quinton de Kock needs 91 more runs to complete 4000 runs in T20 cricket, he has scored 3909 runs at an average of 32.04 with 3 hundred and 20 fifties in 138 matches.

299 - Number of sixes AB de Villiers has hit in T20 cricket and needs to hit one more six to become the 8th player in the world to hit 300 T20 sixes.

505 - Runs AB de Villiers has scored against Rajasthan Royals in the IPL and he is the only second player to score 500 or more runs against Royals in the IPL after Suresh Raina (569).


By Jasveer Singh Kharra - 18 May, 2018

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