Last Update on: April 10th, 2023 at 07:20 am
Lucknow Super Giants take on Royal Challengers Bangalore in match 15 of IPL 2023. The match starts from 7.30 pm IST. LSG are yet to win their first game against RCB in the IPL and no better venue than the Chinnaswamy to go for it.
Lucknow Super Giants are led by KL Rahul who is from Banglore and hence knows the ground inside out. He comes into this game after scoring 35 in the game against SRH. The team performed well as a unit and the bowling attack came in good without Marj Wood who had to sit out due to flu.
Speaking about IPL 2023, all 10 teams will play 14 games during the tournament which will include home and away games. Four teams that finish in the top four spots in the points table will qualify for playoffs. Gujarat Titans are the defending champions of IPL 2023 ad have started their title defense on a winning note.
Each franchise will play five teams twice and four teams just once in the IPL 2023 season. The top 4 teams in the points table after the league stage will secure playoff spots. Delhi Capitals, Royal Challengers Bangalore, and Punjab Kings are among the three franchises from the original teams to never have won the IPL.
IPL 2023 | India National Cricket Team | Chennai Super Kings (CSK) | Delhi Capitals (DC) | Gujarat Titans (GT) | Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) | Lucknow Supergiants (LSG) | Mumbai Indians (MI) | Punjab Kings (PBKS) | Rajasthan Royals (RR) | Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) | SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH)
Heading into this game, LSG has a few choices to make in terms of finding their ideal combination. They did not include Quinton de Kock in the XI as they gave Kyle Mayers gave an extended run.
Their bowlers as a group performed well in the first match but Mark Wood’s availability will keep them thinking, Wood with 8 wickets is currently topping the Purple cap list. In this article, we take a look at the likely LSG playing XI against RCB.
RCB vs LSG: Lucknow Super Giants’ Playing XI For Royal Challengers Bangalore, IPL 2023, Match 15
KL Rahul (C)
Rahul will open the batting. He scored 8 in the first match and 35 as he anchored a small chase in the second. His leadership skills will also be tested in this massive game against RCB.