Chris Gayle hit a century against Kings XI Punjab © IANS (File Photo)
Chris Gayle hit a century against Kings XI Punjab © IANS (File Photo)

Mumbai Indians (MI) host Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in Match 46 of eight edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2015. Both teams are eying a spot in top four and today’s clash becomes very crucial for both the teams. Live Updates: Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore

Mumbai Indians are coming off an impressive win against Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and will be wishing to make it six in six to enhance their chances of going through to the playoffs. Kieron Pollard, Ambati Rayudu are playing well and Hardik Pandya was a bright star for them in their last game. Live Scorecard: Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore

Royal Challengers Bangalore defeated Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) in their last game by a huge margin which boosted their chances of going through to the playoffs. Chris Gayle’s form will be a relief for them and RCB will hope that he continues his good form. Virat Kohli though is yet to make a big score and he will hope to get some runs under his belt before the tournament gets to his closing stages.

Mumbai Indian (MI): Rohit Sharma (c), Harbhajan Singh, Lasith Malinga, Kieron Pollard, Ambati Rayudu, Lendl Simmons, Vinay Kumar,Corey Anderson, Aiden Blizzard, Jasprit Bumrah, Aditya Tare, Pawan Suyal, Mitchell McClenaghan, Marchant de Lange, Unmukt Chand, Aaron Finch, Parthiv Patel, Siddhesh Lad, Abhimanyu Mithun, Shreyas Gopal, Pragyan Ojha, Hardik Pandya, J Suchith, Akshay Wakhare, Nitish Rana.

Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB): Virat Kohli (c), Chris Gayle, AB de Villiers, Darren Sammy, Mitchell Starc, Dinesh Karthik, Subramanium Badrinath, Sean Abbott, Adam Milne, Nic Maddinson, Ashok Dinda, Manvinder Bisla, Varun Aaron, Vijay Zol, Sarfaraz Khan, Jalaj Saxena, Shishir Bhavane, Iqbal Abdullah, David Wiese, Rilee Rossouw, Abu Nechim, Harshal Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal, Sandeep Warrier, Yogesh Takawale, Jalaj Saxena.