The stage is set for the Qualifying matches. IPL 2016 Qualifier Match 1 between Gujarat Lions and Royal Challengers Bangalore will be played tomorrow live at Chinnaswamy stadium, Bengaluru. It will be a cracker because both teams are riding high with their amazing display of all round cricket.
RCB are playing amazing cricket these days thanks to Captain Virat Kohli’s sublime form that puts him on the top of this year’s highest run getter in the IPL. Today’s match is expected to be batting friendly considering small ground and nothing much for the bowlers. So a team that will hold its nerves till the end will eventually win the match too. Interestingly, a team winning tomorrow’s clash will straightaway go to final.
IPL 2016 Qualifier 1, RCB Vs Gujarat Lions; Match Prediction, Preview and Live Streaming
24 May 2016, 2000 Hrs IST
M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
Temperature: Max 29°c, Min 26°c
Humidity: Max 69%
For Gujarat Lions, this is the golden opportunity to convert all their hard works into success. They have nothing to lose this season. They are the debutant but excellent captaincy of Suresh Raina on consistent basis enables the team to reach numero uno spot on the IPL 9 points table. Players of both teams are going in good form and rhythm. RCB got 6 win from their last 7 outings while Gujarat Lions played like a true champion throughout this IPL season.
RCB’s bowling has improved drastically with Chahal emerging as leading wicket taker in IPL 2016 followed by his compatriot Shane Watson. Gujarat’s strength is its batting. Both its openers Brendon McCullum and Suresh Raina are in excellent form.
It is a battle between equals and both teams well deserve to reach the grand finale of IPL 9. The live streaming of the match would be available on cricbiuzz.com and live telecast will be availed on Sony ESPN.
IPL 2016 RCB Vs Gujarat Lions Match Prediction:
RCB and Gujarat Lions (both) have 50-50% chance of winning IPL 9, Qualifier 1.
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IPL Live Streaming of RCB Vs GL IPL 2016 Qualifier 1 will be live telecast online on hotstar, Star Sports, IPLt20, Set max and also you can view the ball by ball live score on cricbuzz, cricinfo.