RCB vs KKR: IPL 2024 10th Pre-match Predictions

Check out Squads for RCB vs KKR of 2024 Indian Premier League.

Gear up for an intense faceoff as the Kolkata Knight Riders take on the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 10th match of the TATA Indian Premier League 2024, scheduled for March 29, 2024. The KKR vs. RCB clash is a global spectacle, attracting fans worldwide. Both teams boast a lineup filled with match-winners and top-tier cricketers, setting the stage for a captivating battle that promises excitement and thrilling moments for cricket enthusiasts everywhere.

Main information about match:

Royal Challengers Bangalore Players List & Role

Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) will go into the 2024 Indian Premier League (IPL) with a new head coach (Andy Flower).
Name of the PlayerRole of the Player
Faf du Plessis (C)Batter
Virat KohliBatter
Rajat PatidarBatter
Glenn MaxwellBatting All-Rounder
Cameron GreenBatting All-Rounder
Dinesh KarthikWicket-Keeper/Batter
Mahipal LomrorBowling All-Rounder
Alzarri JosephBowler
Mohammed SirajBowler
Mayank DagarBowler
Akash DeepBowler

Kolkata Knight Riders Players List & Role

Know the Kolkata Knight Riders squad and get details about all KKP players.
Name of the PlayerRole of the Player
Rahmanullah GurbazWicket-Keeper/Batter
Venkatesh IyerBatting All-Rounder
Shreyas Iyer (C)Batter
Nitish RanaBatter
Rinku SinghBatter
Andre RussellBatting All-Rounder
Sunil NarineBowling All-Rounder
Mitchell StarcBowler
Chetan SakariyaBowler
Varun ChakravarthyBowler
Vaibhav AroraBowler

First Face-Off

In their inaugural encounter on April 17, 2008, the Kolkata Knight Riders clashed with the Royal Challengers Bangalore for the first time. Choosing to field after winning the toss, RCB faced a daunting challenge as KKR posted an impressive score of 222/3 in their batting innings. Attempting to chase the target, RCB crumbled, getting all out for 82 runs in 15.1 overs. This historic match marked KKR’s triumphant debut against the formidable Royal Challengers in the IPL.

Previous IPL Results

In the history of the Indian Premier League, the Kolkata Knight Riders and the Royal Challengers Bangalore have engaged in 33 matchups. Out of these encounters, KKR emerged victorious 19 times, while RCB claimed triumph in 14 instances.

Previous Results

Date of the MatchWinner of the MatchWon by
17-Apr-2008Kolkata Knight Riders140 Runs
7-May-2008Kolkata Knight Riders5 Runs
28-Apr-2009Royal Challengers Bangalore5 Wickets
11-May-2009Royal Challengers Bangalore6 Wickets
13-Mar-2010Kolkata Knight Riders7 Wickets
9-Apr-2010Royal Challengers Bangalore7 Wickets
21-Apr-2011Royal Challengers Bangalore9 Wickets
13-May-2011Royal Challengers Bangalore4 Wickets
28-Sep-2011Kolkata Knight Riders2 Runs
9-Apr-2012Kolkata Knight Riders42 Runs
27-Apr-2012Kolkata Knight Riders47 Runs
10-Apr-2013Royal Challengers Bangalore8 Wickets
11-May-2013Kolkata Knight Riders5 Wickets
23-Apr-2014Kolkata Knight Riders2 Runs
21-May-2014Kolkata Knight Riders30 Runs
10-Apr-2015Royal Challengers Bangalore3 Wickets
1-May-2015Royal Challengers Bangalore7 Wickets
1-May-2016Kolkata Knight Riders5 Wickets
15-May-2016Royal Challengers Bangalore9 Wickets
23-Apr-2017Kolkata Knight Riders82 Runs
7-May-2017Kolkata Knight Riders6 Wickets
8-Apr-2018Kolkata Knight Riders4 Wickets
29-Apr-2018Kolkata Knight Riders6 Wickets
5-Apr-2019Kolkata Knight Riders5 Wickets
19-Apr-2019Royal Challengers Bangalore10 runs
12-Oct-2020Royal Challengers Bangalore82 Runs
21-Oct-2020Royal Challengers Bangalore8 Wickets
18-Apr-2021Royal Challengers Bangalore38 Runs
20-Sep-2021Kolkata Knight Riders9 wickets
11-Oct-2021Kolkata Knight Riders4 wickets
30-Mar-2022Royal Challengers Bangalore3 wickets
06-April-2023Kolkata Knight Riders81 runs
26-April-2023Kolkata Knight Riders21 runs

Pre-Match Analysis

The upcoming clash between KKR and RCB is set to be a highlight of this IPL season. With notable players from around the world in both squads, fans can anticipate a thrilling and high-scoring game from both sides.

Probable Best Batter of the Match

Faf du Plessis claims the spotlight as the standout batsman for the upcoming match, showcasing his prowess with an impressive total of 533 runs and a commendable average of 53.30 in his recent 10 innings.

Probable Best Bowler of the Match

Mohammed Siraj stands out as the key performer for the RCB team, securing an impressive 12 wickets in the last 10 matches with a noteworthy economy rate of 7.79.

Match Details

On March 29, 2024, gear up for the 10th clash of IPL 2023 as the Kolkata Knight Riders go head-to-head with the Royal Challengers Bangalore. The much-anticipated match is scheduled to commence at 7:30 PM (IST).

Pitch Report

The M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru poses a daunting challenge for bowlers, with its short boundaries and a consistently flat pitch. Batsmen have ample opportunities to score big runs in this venue, making it a challenging and high-scoring battleground for the bowlers.

Today’s Match Prediction: Final Thoughts

The Royal Challengers Bangalore hold the advantage due to their superior squad and better form compared to the KKR team in this matchup.