DC vs RCB IPL Score: DC had defeated RCB by 59 runs in their first clash.© BCCI/IPL
Delhi Capitals take on Royal Challengers Bangalore in Match No. 55 of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 with a place in the top two on the line for both teams. Both RCB and DC are almost guaranteed a top four spot as they sit at No. 2 and 3 respectively on the points table with 14 points each. The winner of this clash will move to 16 points to guarantee a No. 2 spot and with it two chances to make the final. Mumbai Indians sit pretty on the top spot with 18 points and two more on offer on Tuesday when they take on SunRisers Hyderabad. SRH, on the other hand, have a better net run rate than all of RCB, DC and the fourth-placed Kolkata Knight Riders (14 points), but they sit fifth with 12 points. A win against Mumbai will confirm SRH’s place in the top four. (LIVE SCORECARD)
IPL 2020 Match 55 Live Score Updates Between DC vs RCB, From Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
Ajit Agarkar reckons that fast bowlers will get some help from this pitch even as it remains good for batting.
The dew could be a factor, though, and the captain winning the toss would most likely bowl first.
Top-two finish on the line for DC and RCB
Both RCB and DC are sitting pretty with 14 points each and barring a very heavy defeat for either of them a place in the top four is guaranteed.
A place in the top two, though, is on offer. The team that wins this game will move to 16 points and will finish No. 2 to set-up a clash with Mumbai Indians in Qualifier 1.
Mumbai, who sit atop the table with 18 points, could finish with 20 if they win their last league game against SunRisers Hyderabad.
SRH, who are fifth with 12 points, will displace fourth-placed Kolkata Knight Riders from that position if they beat Mumbai and make the last four.
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