The Gujarat Titans shall be taking on the Royal Challengers Bangalore in match 43 of IPL 2022 at the Brabourne stadium. Gujarat Titans have been in top form so far and a sitting confidently at the top of the points table at the moment. Bangalore meanwhile haven’t been able to display consistent performances and is coming off after a defeat against Rajasthan Royals in their previous match. The coming match will be an important one for both sides to prove their worth with a convincing win.

GT vs RCB: Match Details

  • Venue: Brabourne Stadium
  • Match 43, RCB vs GT
  • Date & Time: April 30, 3:30 PM.

Gujarat Titan: Analysis 

Gameplan: With seven wins in 8 games so far the Titans have been the best side in the league this season. Gujarat manage to pull off another stunning win in their previous game against Sunrisers Hyderabad as they chased down a massive total of 196 runs. Some wonderful finishing touches from Rashid Khan and Rahul Tewatia will be a huge positive for the side. The bowling unit though has failed to deliver recently and will look to redeem itself in the upcoming match. The side has managed to find itself a new match-winner in each game so far.

Possible Playing XI: Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Shubman Gill, Hardik Pandya (c), Abhinav Manohar, David Miller, Rahul Tewatia, Rashid Khan, Alzarri Joseph, Lockie Ferguson, Yash Dayal, Mohammed Shami.

Royal Challengers Bangalore: Analysis 

Gameplan: Bangalore has had some concerns in the recent games that they have played. They are defeat to Rajasthan Royals in the previous match highlighted the flaws in the batting lineup. Virat Kohli’s terrible form along with an inconsistent Glenn Maxwell show has been a reason to worry about for the team management. A turnaround is all the team would be expecting for hereon. With 5 wins in 9 games, Royal Challengers would look to enhance their position in the points table with a victory tomorrow.

Possible Playing XI: Faf du Plessis (c), Virat Kohli, Glenn Maxwell, Mahipal Lomror, Rajat Patidar, Shahbaz Ahmed, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Wanindu Hasaranga, Harshal Patel, Josh Hazlewood, Mohammed Siraj.

GT vs RCB: Probable Top Performers

Probable best batsman of the match – Virat Kohli 

Virat Kohli was finally given the opportunity to open the innings for his side in the last match. The right-hander looked good out in the middle as he played convincing strokes. However, he was done by a quick short ball and dismissed against the run of play. The team management will definitely be backing Virat to continue at the position and wait for their ex-captain to deliver some classic performance with the bat. A high possibility is there of him scoring big in the upcoming match vs Gujarat. 

Probable best bowler of the match – Rashid Khan

Rashid Khan has been the go-to man for Gujarat whenever they’ve been looking for a breakthrough this season so far. His wonderful economic bowling along with the ability to pick wickets at regular intervals is a treat to watch. In spite of having a rare bad day with the ball in the previous match, Rashid will be looking to come back stronger in the upcoming match for his team.

Winning Prediction: GT vs RCB

Match predictions – Royal Challengers Bangalore to win the match

Banking on some highly in form players and making some correct decisions regarding the batting order and a good combined game plan Bangalore are most favourite to win the upcoming match against table-toppers Gujarat Titans in the upcoming game.