IPL 10 RPS vs RCB: Bangalore wins toss; Pune to bat
Pune: Winning the toss, Virat Kohli-led Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) invited Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS) to bat first in the Indian Premier League (IPL) season 10 match at the Maharashtra Cricket Association stadium here on Saturday.
RCB has dropped Chris Gayle, Mandeep Singh and Aniket Choudhary to recall Adam Milne, Sachin Baby and Stuart Binny in the playing XI.
For RPS, Ben Stokes has yet not recovered from his injury, while Shradul Thakur and Deepak Chahar have been included in the team. Faf du Plessis has been replaced by Lockie Ferguson.
Here are the playing XIs of both the squads:
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB):
Virat Kohli (c), Travis Head, AB de Villiers, Kedar Jadhav (wk), Sachin Baby, Stuart Binny, Pawan Negi, Samuel Badree, Adam Milne, Sreenath Aravind and Yuzvendra Chahal
Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS):
Ajinkya Rahane, Rahul Tripathi, Steven Smith (c), MS Dhoni (wk), Manoj Tiwary, Daniel Christian, Washington Sundar, Deepak Chahar, Jaydev Unadkat, Lockie Ferguson and Imran Tahir