WPL 2024 Final: RCB vs DC Match Details, Head-t0-Head Records, Pitch Report, Weather Forecast, Playing 11 and Live Streaming Details

WPL 2024 Final: Last year’s finalists, the Delhi Capitals, led by Meg Lanning, are all set to lock horns against Smriti Mandhana led Royal Challengers Bangalore in the final of WPL 2024 today at Delhi’s Arun Jaitley Stadium. This is the second appearance of the Delhi Capitals in the final of the WPL, having played in last year’s final as well against the Mumbai Indians. On the other hand, this is the first Women’s Premier League final appearance of the Royal Challengers Bangalore, having defeated reigning champions the Mumbai Indians in the eliminator game on Friday.

In the final of WPL 2023, the Delhi Capitals came close to lifting the title but fell short against the Mumbai Indians. The Meg Lanning led team would be looking to change the outcome this time around by defeating the Smriti Mandhana led RCB and lift the first ever trophy for the Delhi based franchise.

On the other hand, the Royal Challengers Bangalore would be looking to capitalise on the opportunities they have created till now and lift their maiden WPL title by defeating Delhi Capitals in the final tonight. Not many thought that RCB would make their way to the final of the WPL 2024. However, Smriti Mandhana and company shocked everybody by defeating the defending champions Mumbai Indians in the eliminator despite putting up a below par total on the board.

Both sides have some of the best female Cricket players of the world in their ranks. The Capitals boast the likes of Meg Lanning, Shafali Verma, Jemimah Rodrigues, Marizanne Kapp, Alice Capsey and Jess Jonassen. On the other hand, RCB have the likes of Smriti Mandhana, Richa Ghosh, Ellyse Perry, Georgia Wareham, Sophie Molineux and Renuka Singh Thakur in their ranks. Both the teams have promising youngsters who would be looking to prove themselves in the biggest match in the history of Women’s Cricket.

RCB vs DC Match Details

Tournament: Women’s Premier League 2024

Match: DCW vs RCBW, Final

Date: Sunday, March 17, 2024

Time: 7:30 PM

Venue: Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi

RCB vs DC: Head-to-Head Record and Stats

In the history of the WPL, DC and RCB have played a total of four matches against each other, and the Delhi-based team has the upper hand against Bangalore as they have defeated the Smriti Mandhana-led team in all four games. RCB have yet to win a single match against the Delhi Capitals in the WPL.

Delhi Capitals won: 4

Royal Challengers Bangalore won: 0

Arun Jaitley Stadium: Pitch Report

In the current season of the WPL, Delhi’s pitch has been a balanced one as it has provided an equal amount of assistance to both the batters and bowlers. Since the upcoming match is a high-pressure one, the toss-winning captain won’t shy away from opting to bat first and putting up a strong total on the board. Despite the presence of the dew factor, it hasn’t interfered with the play at all, thus making it easier for the team that decides to bat first.

RCB vs DC: Live Streaming Details

One can watch the final between Delhi Capitals and Royal Challengers Bangalore on the Sports 18 network on television, and the match will also be broadcasted on the Jio Cinema application and website for free.

Delhi Weather Report

According to AccuWeather, the weather in Delhi is expected to be cloudy, but rainfall is not expected to interfere with the match. The maximum temperature will be around 20 degrees Celsius, with a humidity percentage of 63%.

RCB vs DC: Playing 11 (Expected)

Delhi Capitals: Taniya Bhatia (WK), Shafali Verma, Meg Lanning (C), Jemimah Rodrigues, Marizanne Kapp, Alice Capsey, Jess Jonassen, Arundhati Reddy, Radha Yadav, Minnu Mani, and Shikha Pandey

Royal Challengers Bangalore: Richa Ghosh (WK), Sophie Devine, Smriti Mandhana (C), Ellyse Perry, Sophie Molineux, Disha Kasat, Georgia Wareham, Sobhana Asha, Shreyanka Patil, Renuka Singh Thakur, and Shradda Pokharkar

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