RCB hold slight edge over KXIP

On May 6th,(today) The Royal Challengers Bangalore,(RCB)
will be playing at M.Chinnaswami Stadium.The Royal Challengers,who are coming fresh from their 26 run victory over the Pune Warriors India,will take 4th place on the points table if they can seal a victory.However,The KIngs XI Punjab are currently sitting on 9th place,and are coming from a worrying 23 run loss against the Mumbai Indians.Both RCB and KXIP currently have more games to spare than the other teams.

The facts:

Punjab have never defeated Bangalore since IPL 2009 under the leadership of Yuvraj Singh.Gilly will want to break the jinx for Punjab.

Punjab’s Praveen Kumar will be up against his old team,RCB.

Virat Kohli will be looking to move higher in the orange cao standings.

Unique factors:
Almost 80% of RCB’s bowling attack are left arm bowlers.

About 85-90% of Punjab’s bowling are right arm bowlers.

Wows and Woes:

Bangalore’s top 5 batsmen score a lot and normally the players at number 6 and 7 don’t have much pressure.

Punjab’s bowling is powerful with names like Ryan Harris,Praveen Kumar and Piyush Chawla.

Bangalore’s ability to restrict opponents to low totals has come down slightly.

Punjab’s middle order was easily ripped apart by almost all the teams they have played in this IPL.

RCB hold an edge over Punjab but will they win?