RCB vs DC Match 20 Dream11 Prediction, Match Preview & Live Streaming

Two teams who have struggled so far in the IPL 2023 edition are going to be facing each other in an afternoon game. It’s a great opportunity for Delhi Capitals to open their account against RCB who have lost 2 back to back matches. Royal Challengers Bangalore started the IPL 2023 with a comprehensive victory but since then things didn’t go in their favor, especially with the way the last match against Lucknow Super Giants went down the wire and RCB lost on the final delivery. Check out our detailed analysis for RCB vs DC Match 20 Dream11 Prediction, Match Preview, Head-to-head stats, weather forecast & pitch conditions below. 

RCB vs DC Match Details

Below are the RCB vs DC match 20 details of IPL 2023. 

Match: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi Capitals, Match 20

Competition: Indian Premier League 2023

Date: 15th April 2023

Time: 02:30 IST

Ground: M Chinnaswamy Stadium

RCB vs DC Live Streaming

Cricket fans from around the globe can now enjoy IPL live streaming for free on WebCric for PC while TouchCric is the best option to watch on mobile globally. Both of these free streaming sites have IPL live matches available in HD and UHD quality. 

Weather Forecast

There will be a bit of cloud cover during the whole game while there are no rain interruptions expected with temperatures expected to be in the range of 34 to 30 degrees while humidity to stay between 19 to 22 percent. 

Pitch Report

Pitch conditions are M.Chinnaswamy Stadium favors batters and we expect another high-scoring thriller. The average 1st innings score is around 170 runs and it is often marked as a chasing venue as teams batting second has won 55% percent of the games in IPL & in T20Is. 

RCB vs DC Match 20 Probable Playing XIs

Good news for RCB as Wanindu Hasaranga is finally available and has fulfilled all his International commitments and we expect him to play this RCB vs DC Match 20 by replacing either David Willey or Wayne Parnell. Josh Hazlewood has also joined the franchise but he won’t be available for this game. We also expect Akash Deep to make a comeback into RCB playing XI in place of Karn Sharma.

The Capitals also got Mitchell Marsh back as he missed the last two games due to his wedding and will most likely replace Rovman Powell. We expect Prithvi Shaw to be subbed out to make way for either Mukesh Kumar or Chetan Sakariya when they bowl to provide them more bowling options to defend the total.

Below are the RCB vs DC Match 20 probable playing XIs for both bat & ball first scenarios. 

Royal Challengers Bangalore:

Bat-first XI (possible): 1 Faf du Plessis (capt), 2 Virat Kohli, 3 Mahipal Lomror, 4 Glenn Maxwell, 5 Dinesh Karthik (wk), 6 Anuj Rawat, 7 Shahbaz Ahmed, 8 Wanindu Hasaranga, 9 Harshal Patel, 10 David Willey/Wayne Parnell, 11 Mohammed Siraj

Bowl-first XI (possible): 1 Faf du Plessis (capt), 2 Virat Kohli, 3 Mahipal Lomror, 4 Glenn Maxwell, 5 Dinesh Karthik (wk), 6 Shahbaz Ahmed, 7 Wanindu Hasaranga, 8 Harshal Patel, 9 David Willey/Wayne Parnell, 10 Akash Deep, 11 Mohammed Siraj

Delhi Capitals: 

Bat-first XI (possible): 1 David Warner (capt), 2 Prithvi Shaw, 3 Mitchell Marsh, 4 Manish Pandey, 5 Yash Dhull/Aman Khan, 6 Axar Patel, 7 Lalit Yadav, 8 Abhishek Porel (wk), 9 Kuldeep Yadav, 10 Anrich Nortje, 11 Mustafizur Rahman

Bowl-first XI (possible): 1 David Warner (capt), 2 Mitchell Marsh, 3 Manish Pandey, 4 Yash Dhull/Aman Khan, 5 Axar Patel, 6 Lalit Yadav, 7 Abhishek Porel (wk), 8 Kuldeep Yadav, 9 Anrich Nortje, 10 Mukesh Kumar/Chetan Sakariya, 11 Mustafizur Rahman

RCB vs DC Match 20 Dream11 Prediction

Even though Karthik has not been in his prime batting and keeping form but we have taken a risk and decided to go with him in our RCB vs DC Match 20 fantasy XI as the famous quote is “No risk no gain”. Looking at the team squads available we have opted to pick more players from RCB than DC as we believe they are a much better team on paper and have all angles covered to beat DC today. 

Wicket-Keeper – Dinesh Karthik 

Batsmen – Virat Kohli (c), Faf du Plessis (vc), David Warner, Manish Pandey 

All-rounders – Axar Patel, Glenn Maxwell, Wanindu Hasaranga 

Bowlers – Mohammad Siraj, Mohammad Siraj, Harshal Patel

Virat Kohli has been in sublime form so far in IPL 2023 so we have decided to name him as our captain while Faf du Plessis is our vice-captain who is also scoring runs on a consistent basis for RCB at the top order. 

RCB vs DC Head-to-Head Stats

Overall and the recent stats show RCB has an upper hand against the Capitals especially because RCB is having a great winning streak against Delhi and have not lost a game against them since April 2021. 

Below are the complete RCB vs DC head-to-head stats in IPL. 

 Matches PlayedRCB WonDC WonTieNR
At Bangalore105400
Last 5 Matches52300
IPL 202211100

RCB vs DC Match 20 Prediction

It is no surprise that the majority of expert cricket analysts have picked Royal Challengers Bangalore to win this game as they got a much better squad on paper than Delhi Capitals plus they are playing in front of their home crowd which will be buzzing for sure in support of RCB. Virat Kohli, Faf du Plessis, and Glenn Maxwell are expected to do the bulk of the scoring while Wanindu Hasaranga & Mohammed Siraj are expected to be the pick of the bowlers. 

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