RCB will face Rajasthan Royals on Saturday in Abu Dhabi. Today is the first day of the double-headers match & RR vs. RCB is the first match of the double headers clash which will be played in Abu Dhabi. If AB De Villiers shows his brilliant form which he is doing from the last few matches then the job of RR bowlers will be quite difficult.
Jofra Archer is expected to control the top batting order of RCB squad expect AB. Archer has been in form after hitting 150 kmph with ease & getting a bounce ball which has bothered many batsmen so far. De Villiers is a champion of horizontal shots so a face-off between Archer & de Villiers is worth watching!
De Villiers has scored 134 runs from three IPL matches so far with a strike rate of 186.11. Overall the South African player has played 157 matches for 4259 runs with three centuries & a staggering 35 half centuries. Archer would seek better returns than three wickets which he has grabbed in last three matches. Overall Archer has played about 24 IPL matches & fetched 29 wickets with an economy of 7.52. This battle of two strong players & strong teams will be quite fascinating to watch. A face-Off worth waiting for!