Gujarat Titans and Royal Challengers Bangalore (GT vs BLR) clash in the 43rd match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022. The Brabourne Stadium will host this fixture.
Gujarat Titans are in brilliant form in IPL 2022. They have won seven out of their eight games so far. Gujarat beat Sunrisers Hyderabad in a thriller last time out. Wriddhiman Saha (68), Rahul Tewatia (40*) and Rashid Khan (31*) helped them chase 196 off the final delivery with five wickets to spare.
On the other hand, Royal Challengers Bangalore have lost both of their last two fixtures. They failed to chase 145 against Rajasthan in the previous game. Siraj, Hazlewood and Hasaranga picked up two wickets each. However, the batters failed as they were bowled out for just 115, falling short by 29 runs in the end.
Match: Gujarat Titans vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, IPL 2022 Match 43
Date and Time: April 30, Saturday, 3:30 PM IST
Venue: Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai
GT vs BLR Playing XI
Wriddhiman Saha, Shubman Gill, Hardik Pandya (C), David Miller, Rahul Tewatia, Abhinav Manohar, Rashid Khan, Alzarri Joseph, Lockie Ferguson, Yash Dayal, Mohammed Shami
Royal Challengers Bangalore
Faf du Plessis (C), Virat Kohli, Rajat Patidar, Glenn Maxwell, Shahbaz Ahmed, Suyash Prabhudessai, Dinesh Karthik, Wanindu Hasaranga, Harshal Patel, Mohammed Siraj, Josh Hazlewood
It is a flat track where batsmen are able to play their strokes freely. The ball comes onto the bat nicely and fast bowlers have generally struggled with no assistance for them from the surface. Spinners have enjoyed better records as the wicket is offering turn. Chasing is a good option here.
GT vs BLR Match Prediction
Gujarat Titans are in brilliant form. They have done consistently well as a unit with both bat and ball. They carry winning momentum. Royal Challengers Bangalore continue to struggle with the batting. It will be a huge task for them to beat Gujarat. Therefore, the Titans go in as favorites to win this clash.
GT vs BLR Dream11 Fantasy Suggestions
Fantasy Team #1: Wriddhiman Saha, Shubman Gill, Faf du Plessis, Virat Kohli, Hardik Pandya, Rahul Tewatia, Glenn Maxwell, Rashid Khan, Mohammed Shami, Josh Hazlewood, Wanindu Hasaranga
Captain: Hardik Pandya, Vice-captain: Glenn Maxwell
Fantasy Team #2: Wriddhiman Saha, Shubman Gill, David Miller, Faf du Plessis, Hardik Pandya, Rahul Tewatia, Glenn Maxwell, Rashid Khan, Mohammed Shami, Harshal Patel, Josh Hazlewood
Captain: Hardik Pandya, Vice-captain: Faf du Plessis