IPL 2024: Match 52, RCB vs GT Match Prediction – Who will win today’s IPL match between RCB vs GT?

It looks like Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) are in good form with two consecutive wins, including a recent victory against Gujarat Titans. They’ll be aiming to maintain their momentum and secure another win in their upcoming match against Gujarat.

Meanwhile, Gujarat Titans will be looking to bounce back from their recent losses and return to winning ways. With four wins and six losses so far in the tournament, they’ll be eager to improve their standing in the points table.

The upcoming clash between RCB and Gujarat Titans promises to be an exciting encounter, especially considering RCB’s recent form and Gujarat’s determination to turn things around. Cricket fans can expect a thrilling contest at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru.

RCB vs GT Match Details:

Match Royal Challengers Bengaluru Vs Gujarat Titans, IPL 2024
Venue M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru
Date & Time Saturday, May 4, 7:30 pm (IST)
Live Broadcast and Streaming Details Star Sports Channels, Jio Cinema App

Pitch Report: 

Given the batting-friendly nature of the surface at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru, it’s reasonable to anticipate a high-scoring encounter. The pitch has historically favored batsmen, allowing for fluent stroke play and big hits.

In such conditions, winning the toss and opting to bat first could indeed be a wise decision. Posting a big total on the board not only puts pressure on the opposition but also gives the batting side confidence and momentum. Additionally, with the possibility of dew later in the match, setting a target becomes even more crucial as it can make chasing more challenging.

Overall, teams winning the toss in matches at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium might consider batting first to take advantage of the favorable batting conditions and aim for a formidable total.

Head-to-Head Record:

Matches Played 4
Royal Challengers Bengaluru won 2
Gujarat Titans Won 2
No Result 00
First Played  30 April, 2022
Last Played 28 April, 2024

RCB vs GT Probable Playing XIs

Royal Challengers Bengaluru:

Virat Kohli, Faf du Plessis (C), Will Jacks, Rajat Patidar, Glenn Maxwell, Cameron Green, Dinesh Karthik (WK), Mahipal Lomror, Karn Sharma, Yash Dayal, Mohammed Siraj

Impact Substitute: Swapnil Singh

Gujarat Titans:

Wriddhiman Saha (WK), Shubman Gill (C), Sai Sudarshan, Azmatullah Omarzai, Shahrukh Khan, David Miller, Rahul Tewatia, Rashid Khan, Ravisrinivasan Sai Kishore, Noor Ahmad, Sandeep Warrier

Probable Best Players of the Match

Probable Best Batter: Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli’s form and consistency make him a formidable force in any match, and his recent performances suggest that he could indeed be a key player for Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in the upcoming game against Gujarat Titans (GT). With his brilliant touch in the last game against GT and a total of 500 runs in his last 10 matches, Kohli has been in exceptional form.

As one of the premier batsmen in the Indian T20 League, Kohli’s ability to anchor the innings and accelerate when needed makes him a vital asset for RCB. His experience, technique, and temperament allow him to thrive in pressure situations, making him a potential match-winner.

Considering his recent form and track record against Gujarat Titans, Kohli could very well be the best batter for RCB in the upcoming game. His performance will likely play a crucial role in determining the outcome of the match.

Probable Best Bowler: Rashid Khan

Rashid Khan’s bowling prowess and his ability to consistently pick up wickets make him a valuable asset for Gujarat Titans (GT) in the upcoming game against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB). With eight wickets in his last 10 matches, Rashid has been one of GT’s standout performers in the tournament so far.

Scenario 1

Royal Challengers Bengaluru win the toss and bat

Power Play score – 65-75

First Innings Score – 200-210

Royal Challengers Bengaluru win the match

Scenario 2

Gujarat Titans win the toss and bat

Power Play score – 60-70

First Innings Score – 190-200

Royal Challengers Bengaluru win the match