The Royal Challengers Bangalore didn’t have a smooth start to the tournament. They lost their first game against the Delhi Capitals by 60 runs. The Challengers could manage only 163 runs in reply to a target of 224 runs. Heather Knight, Ellyse Perry, and Smriti Mandhana were the only batters who managed to make a 30+ score for the Challengers.
Mumbai Indians Women vs Royal Challengers Bangalore Women, Match 4
Women’s Premier League, 6 Mar 2023, Mon, 7:30 PM IST, Mumbai
The surface at the Brabourne Stadium will likely provide equal support to the batters and the bowlers. The average first innings score in the last five T20 matches has been 186 runs. The team batting first have won the most games here; hence, the team winning the toss might elect to bat.
PROBABLE PLAYING XI
Mumbai Indians Women
Yastika Bhatia, S Ishaque, Amanjot Kaur, H Kaur(C), Hayley Matthews, NR Sciver, AC Kerr, P Vastrakar, HY Kazi, Jintimani Kalita, Issy wong
BENCH : Priyanka Bala, Dhara Gujjar, CL Tryon, H Graham, N Bisht, Sonam Yadav
Royal Challengers Bangalore Women
S Mandhana(C), DD Kasat, HC Knight, SFM Devine, EA Perry, Kanika Ahuja, Preeti Bose, Richa Ghosh, Shreyanka Patil, Renuka Singh, ML Schutt
BENCH : Indrani Roy, D van Niekerk, EA Burns, Poonam Nanasaheb Khemnar, KR Zanzad, SS Pawar