<img class="aligncenter size-full wp-image-820721" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/kohli1.png" alt="" width="638" height="355" /> <p></p> <p></p>Bangalore captain Virat Kohli won the toss and elected to bowl first against Mumbai in their first home game at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore. <p></p> <p></p>Bangalore are unchanged. Mumbai bring in Lasith Malinga for Ben Cutting and Mayank MArkande for Rasikh Salam. <p></p> <p></p><strong>Bangalore XI</strong>: Virat Kohli(c), Parthiv Patel(w), Moeen Ali, AB de Villiers, Shimron Hetmyer, Shivam Dube, Colin de Grandhomme, Navdeep Saini, Yuzvendra Chahal, Umesh Yadav, Mohammed Siraj <p></p> <p></p><strong>Mumbai XI</strong>: Rohit Sharma(c), Quinton de Kock(w), Suryakumar Yadav, Yuvraj Singh, Kieron Pollard, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Mitchell McClenaghan, Lasith Malinga, Mayank Markande, Jasprit Bumrah <p></p> <p></p><strong>PREVIEW</strong> <p></p> <p></p>Having lost their respective opening games in the <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/ipl">Indian T20 League </a>2019, <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/mumbai-indians">Mumbai</a>and <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/royal-challengers-bangalore">Bangalore</a> will be out to register their first win as they square off in the seventh match of the season at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on Thursday. <p></p> <p></p>While <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/Rohit-Sharma/">Rohit Sharma</a>-led <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/news/ipl-2019-scintillating-rishabh-pant-hands-delhi-capitals-37-run-win-over-mumbai-indians-818996">Mumbai franchise lost their first game against Delhi</a> after <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/Rishabh-Pant">Rishabh Pant</a> s 27-ball 78-run blitz handed the hometeam a 37-run defeat, <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/virat-kohli/news/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Virat Kohli</a> and Co. lost the opening game of the season a ferociously-turning MA Chidambaram Stadium pitch against the defending champions Chennai unit. (<strong>ALSO READ:</strong> <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/news/ipl-2019-csk-humble-rcb-in-season-opener-by-seven-wickets-818328"><strong>Indian T20 League: Chennai humble Bangalore in season opener by seven wickets</strong></a>) <p></p> <p></p>Mumbai, who have won the tournament thrice, always have had their issues in the beginning of every season. Bangalore, meanwhile, have been the perennial under-achievers in the tournament.