RCB vs UPW in Women’s Premier League today: Bengaluru looking for first win; Know pitch report and possible playing-11
Today in the Women’s Premier League, a match will be played between Royal Challengers Bangalore and UP Warriors. The match will start at 7:30 pm at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai. Bengaluru have lost 3 consecutive matches, looking for their first win in the league. On the other hand, UP has got one win and one loss in the tournament.
In the next story, we will look at the record, top player, pitch report, weather conditions, and possible playing-11 of both the teams in the tournament…
UP was defeated by Delhi
This will be UP Warriors’ third match in the tournament. The team has played 2 matches so far. They won by 3 wickets in a thrilling match against Gujarat. Whereas Delhi defeated them by a huge margin of 42 runs. By winning today’s match, the team can reach the second position in the points table.
Bengaluru looking for its first win
Under the captaincy of Smriti Mandhana, the costliest player of the WPL auction, the Royal Challengers Bangalore team has lost all three matches in the league. Against UP, the team will enter with the intention of registering the first win. The team has so far faced defeats from Mumbai, Delhi, and Gujarat in the tournament.
Will keep an eye on these players
From Bengaluru, Smriti Mandhana, Ellyse Perry, Sophie Devine, Heather Knight, and Megan Schutt will be the ones to watch out for. On the other hand, players like Alyssa Healy, Tahlia McGrath, Grace Harris, and Kiran Navagire from UP can prove to be game-changers.
It is the summer season in India, summer is going on in Mumbai as well. Friday’s weather is also looking clear. it will not rain. The night temperature will be between 31 to 32 degree Celsius.
The pitch at Brabourne Stadium is high scoring. The teams of Mumbai and Delhi have scored 200+ while batting first here. In such a situation, the team winning the toss would like to bat first and focus on getting a big score on the board.
Possible playing 11 of both the teams…
UP Warriors: Alyssa Healy (Captain), Shweta Sehrawat, Kiran Navagire, Tahlia McGrath, Deepti Sharma, Simran Sheikh, Devika Vaidya, Shabnim Ismail, Sophie Eccleston, Anjali Sarwani, Rajeshwari Gaikwad.
Royal Challengers Bangalore: Smriti Mandhana (c), Sophie Devine, Ellyse Perry, Poonam Khemnar, Richa Ghosh (wk), Heather Knight, Shreyanka Patil, Kanika Ahuja, Megan Schutt, Preeti Bose, and Renuka Singh.