Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) gained the toss in opposition to Punjab Kings (PBKS) and opted to discipline first in match 26 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 on the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.
Virat Kohli made simply one change as Shahbaz Ahmed is available in for Washington Sundar, whereas KL Rahul made three adjustments – Henriques, Arshdeep are out and Mayank is out due to damage, Meredith, Prabhsimran, and Harpreet are in.
Punjab Kings (Playing XI): KL Rahul(w/c), Chris Gayle, Deepak Hooda, Nicholas Pooran, Prabhsimran Singh, Shahrukh Khan, Chris Jordan, Harpreet Brar, Ravi Bishnoi, Mohammed Shami, Riley Meredith
Royal Challengers Bangalore (Playing XI): Virat Kohli(c), Devdutt Padikkal, Rajat Patidar, Glenn Maxwell, AB de Villiers(w), Shahbaz Ahmed, Daniel Sams, Kyle Jamieson, Harshal Patel, Mohammed Siraj, Yuzvendra Chahal.
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