Defending Champions Mumbai Indians are taking on Royal Challengers Bangalore in their third match of the Indian Premier League at Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Monday.
Both teams have won one match each in the tournament with Bangalore being served a crushing victory by Kings XI Punjab in their first match. Mumbai had lost their inaugural match against Chennai Super Kings.
Mumbai and Bangalore have played each other 27 times with the latter winning a whopping 18 games. Two of their previous meetings came in the Champions League Twenty20.
In their last five meetings, Mumbai had defeated Bangalore four times. Ahead of the Monday’s game, lets look into some interesting stats between the two teams.
Leading Run scorer
Mumbai Indians : Kieron Pollard, 473 runs
Royal Challengers Banaglore : Virat Kohli, 625 runs
Highest runs in an innings
Mumbai Indians : Rohit Sharma, 94 runs
Royal Challengers Bangalore : AB de Villiers, 133 not out
Mumbai Indians : Jasprit Bumrah, 16 wickets
Royal Challengers Bangalore : Yuzvendra Chahal, 16 wickets
Best Bowling figures
Mumbai Indians : Dilhara Fernando, 4-18
Royal Challengers Bangalore : Samuel Badree, 4-9
Mumbai Indians : 213-6
Royal Challengers Bangalore : 235-1