Virat Kohli has not been consistent in IPL 2015 © IANS
Virat Kohli has not been consistent in IPL 2015 © IANS

Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) will lock horns with Kings XI Punjab at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore in Match 40 of the eight edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). Royal Challengers Bangalore are in the middle of the table while Kings XI Punjab are at the bottom place in IPL 2015 points table. Live updates: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kings XI Punjab Match 40 at Bangalore

Royal Challengers Bangalore are coming off a loss against Chennai Super Kings and will be desperate to get back to winning ways. A win will put them in the top half of the table and with the tournament heading towards an end, they will want to get in as many wins as possible and not leave their fortunes on other teams. Live scorecard: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kings XI Punjab Match 40 at Bangalore

Kings XI Punjab have had a horrible time in IPL 2015, their batting has struggled and the overseas players in Glenn Maxwell, Mitchell Johnson, who were their key players in IPL 2014 have not quite been the same. They have struggled to string in good performances and will be eager to get a few wins to boost their confidence. Preview: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kings XI Punjab Match 40 at Bangalore