LIVE Cricket Score, IPL 2021 Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) vs Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB): Live Score and Updates from Abu Dhabi
“Humidity is right up there. The sun is about to set… Virat’s 200th game today. The top five really enjoy batting together. I think there is more than enough talent. It is a matter of getting the job done, and getting the runs out there. There is definitely some hard work behind closed doors… It is fun to get ready for a tournament like this.” – AB de Villiers ahead of the match. [IPL 2021 KKR vs RCB Toss Live Updates]
The two sides incurred contrasting fates in the first half of the 14th season. Virat Kohli‘s men won their first four matches for the first time in any season before losing to Chennai Super Kings and then to Punjab Kings in their final game before the suspension of the league. Kolkata, on the other hand, won their opener against Sunrisers Hyderabad before losing five of their next six games, including a 38-run defeat against RCB. [IPL 2021 Points Table: Who will bag the two points in KKR vs RCB match?]
Drawing inspiration from their impressive show in the first half, RCB will be hoping to continue their form in the UAE to reach the playoffs for the second straight season, while KKR will aim to bounce back from the poor first half.