RCB vs KKR Head to Head in IPL

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) are the 2 teams created back in IPL 2008. Both teams have shown good quality cricket and both teams KKR and RCB are famous for their rivalry with each other. KKR and RCB have played 25 times against each other. They have played 24 times against each other in IPL and 1 time in Champions League. KKR has won 15 times out of 25 and RCB has won 10 matches. Both teams KKR and RCB, have changed their captain many times in IPL history.

RCB vs KKR Head to Head in IPL

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RCB vs KKR Head to Head in IPL

RCB vs KKR Head to Head in IPL 2008

Sourav Ganguly had captained the KKR team for the opening season of IPL and Rahul Dravid had handled the captaincy for Royal Challengers bangalore team.

Kolkata Knight RidersThe 1st league match between these two sides was held on April 18, 2008. KKR had shown extraordinary performance and had won the match by a big margin of 140 runs. KKR had batted first and made brilliant 222 runs in their 20 overs. B McCullum had made brilliant not out 158 runs in just 73 balls. Bangalore team could not handle the pressure and got all out in just 82 runs in 15.1 overs. B McCullum had won player of the match for his brilliant ton.

The 2nd match between KKR and RCB was played on May 8. The match was reduced to 16 overs. KKR had batted first and made 129 runs. David Hussey had made 26 runs in 12 balls. RCB could not chase the target and was left 6 runs short. RCB had made 124 runs in 2nd inning. KKR had won the match by 5 runs, and S Ganguly had won player of the match for his brilliant 1/7 in 3 overs.

Head to Head Match Date Result/Scorecard Man of the Match Scores
Match 1 18-04-2008 KKR won by 140 runs Brendon McCullum KKR 222/3, RCB 82/10
Match 29 08-05-2008 KKR won by 5 runs Sourav Ganguly KKR 129/7, RCB 124/4

KKR vs RCB Head to Head in IPL 2009

KKR team had changed its captain and made wicket-keeper batsman Brendon McCullum as captain of KKR.  The 1st league match between KKR and RCB of IPL 2009 was played on April 29. RCB had managed to win the game by 5 wickets. It was a target of 140 runs for RCB, and Mark Boucher had made brilliant not out 25 runs in 13 balls and helped RCB to win the game. He was also awarded as the player of the match.

The 2nd league match of IPL 2009 between Kolkata Knight Riders and RCB was played on May 12, 2009. KKR had batted first and made 173 runs in their 20 overs. It was a big target of 174 runs for RCB to win the match. Ross Taylor had made brilliant 81 runs in just 33 balls for RCB. RCB had won the game by 6 wickets and 4 balls to spare. Ross Taylor had won player of the match.

Head to Head Match Date Result/Scorecard Man of the Match Scores
Match 19 29-04-2009 RCB won by 5 wickets Mark Boucher (South Africa) KKR 139/6, RCB 143/5
Match 41 12-05-2009 RCB won by 6 wickets Ross Taylor (New Zealand) KKR 173/4, RCB 176/4

KKR versus RCB Head to Head in IPL 2010

Sourav Ganguly had handled captaincy again for KKR in IPL 2010. The 1st league match between KKR and RCB of IPL 2010 was played on March 14. KKR had won the match by 7 wickets.  Bangalore had made 135 runs in their 20 overs. KKR had chased the target and won the game by 7 wickets and 4 balls to spare. Manoj Tiwari had made brilliant 50 runs in just 29 balls. He was also selected as player of the match.

The 2nd league match between these two sides was played on April 10, 2010. RCB had won the game by 7 wickets. It was a target of 161 runs for Bangalore to win the game. RCB had chased the target in only 17.1 overs. Robin Uthappa had made brilliant not out 50 in 32 balls. Vinay Kumar had won player of the match for his 3/23 for RCB.

Head to Head Match Date Result/Scorecard Man of the Match Scores
Match 4 14-03-2010 KKR won by 7 wickets Manoj Tiwary RCB 135/7, KKR 136/3
Match 43 10-04-2010 RCB won by 7 wickets Vinay Kumar KKR 160/9, RCB 162/3

RCB versus KKR Head to Head in IPL 2011

Gautam Gambhir was named as the new captain of KKR. KKR and RCB had clashed 2 times in IPL 2011, and both times Royal Challengers Bangalore had defeated Kolkata Knight Riders. They also met 1 time in Champions League in 2011. The 1st league match was played on April 22, 2011. KKR had made 171 runs in their 20 overs. It was the Chris Gayle show. Chris Gayle had made not out 102 runs in 55 balls and won the game for RCB. RCB had won the game by 9 wickets in 18.1 overs. Chris Gayle was selected as player of the match.

The 2nd time they had played against each other was on May 14. The match was interrupted in 13th over. KKR was at 89 runs for 4 wickets at that time. It was a target of 102 runs in 13 overs for RCB by (D/L method) to win the game. RCB had chased the target and won the match by 4 wickets and 3 balls to spare. Chris Gayle had scored 38 runs in just 12 balls and had won player of the match. They also had met one more time in 2011 in Champions League. The match was played on September 29. RCB had made 169 runs in 20 overs, and it was a target of 170 for KKR to win the game. KKR had won the game by 9 wickets, and J Kallis had scored most 64 runs in 47 balls for KKR and had won player of the match.

Head to Head Match Date Result/Scorecard Man of the Match Scores
Match 24 22-04-2011 RCB won by 9 wickets Chris Gayle KKR 171/5, RCB 175/1
Match 58 14-05-2011 RCB won by 4 wickets Chris Gayle (West Indies) KKR 89/4, RCB 105/6

Kolkata Knight Riders vs Royal Challengers Bangalore Head to Head in IPL 2012

G Gambhir had maintained his captaincy for KKR in IPL 2012. The 1st league match between KKR and RCB in IPL 2012 was played on April 10. KKR had batted first and made 165 runs in 1st inning. KKR bowlers had managed to chase the target and RCB could make only 123 runs in 2nd inning. Kolkata Knight Riders had won the game by 42 runs. L Balaji had bowled brilliantly for KKR and had taken 4 wickets by giving just 18 runs in his 4 overs. He also had won player of the match.

The 2nd league game was played on April 28. KKR had made 190 runs in 1st inning, and it was a target of 191 runs for RCB to win the match. Captain G Gambhir had scored most 93 runs in 51 balls. Bangalore had made only 143 runs in 2nd inning, and KKR had won the match by 47 runs. G Gambhir was selected as player of the match.

Head to Head Match Date Result/Scorecard Man of the Match Scores
Match 10 10-04-2012 Kolkata Knight Riders won by 42 runs Lakshmipathy Balaji KKR 165/8, RCB 123/9
Match 38 28-04-2012 Kolkata Knight Riders won by 47 runs Gautam Gambhir KKR 190/4, RCB 143/6

Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight Riders Head to Head in IPL 2013

Royal Challengers BangaloreGautam Gambhir had led the team, and it was his 3rd season for KKR as captain. RCB and KKR had clashed 2 times against each other in IPL 2013, and both teams had won one game each. The 1st time in IPL 2013 they had met on April 11. KKR had batted first and made 154 runs in 1st inning. RCB easily had chased the target. Chris Gayle had made brilliant not out 85 in 50 balls. Chris Gayle also had won player of the match for his brilliant match-winning inning. RCB had won the game by 8 wickets in 17.3 overs only. The 2nd time they had played against each other on May 12. It was a low scoring game. RCB had made only 115 runs in 1st inning. KKR chased the target and won the game by 5 wickets and 4 balls to spare. J Kallis had made 41 runs and won player of the match for KKR.

Head to Head Match Date Result/Scorecard Man of the Match Scores
Match 12 11-04-2013 RCB won by 8 wickets Chris Gayle KKR 154/8, RCB 158/2
Match 60 12-05-2013 Kolkata Knight Riders won by 5 wickets Jacques Kallis (South Africa) RCB 115/9, KKR 116/5

Kolkata versus Bangalore Head to Head in IPL 2014

KKR had played 2 matches against RCB in IPL 2014, had won both games and dominated over RCB. The 1st league match was played on April 24. KKR had batted first and made 150 runs in 1st inning. Chris Lynn had made 45 runs in 31 balls for KKR. KKR bowlers had managed to defend the target and KKR had won the game by only 2 runs. RCB had finished at 148 runs in 2nd inning. Chris Lynn had won player of the match for playing a beautiful knock of 45 runs.

The 2nd league match was held on May 22. KKR had made 195 runs in 1st inning. Robin Uthappa had made brilliant 83 runs in 51 balls, and Shakib Al Hassan had also made 60 runs in 38 balls. RCB had made 165 runs in 2nd inning, and KKR had won the game by 30 runs. Robin Uthappa was selected as player of the match for his brilliant batting performance.

Head to Head Match Date Result/Scorecard Man of the Match Scores
Match 11 24-04-2014 Kolkata Knight Riders won by 2 runs Chris Lynn (Australia) KKR 150/7, RCB 148/5
Match 49 22-05-2014 Kolkata Knight Riders won by 30 runs Robin Uthappa KKR 195/4, RCB 165/5

Kolkata vs Bengaluru Head to Head in IPL 2015

KKR and RCB had played 2 league matches against each other in IPL 2015. RCB had won both the games. The 1st match was played on April 11. KKR had batted first and made 177 runs in their 20 overs. KKR captain G Gambhir had made most 58 runs for the team. RCB had chased the target in 19 overs. Chris Gayle had made brilliant 96 runs for RCB and made it easy for RCB. He was also selected as player of the match.

The 2nd league match was played on May 2. The match was reduced to 10 overs due to rain. KKR had batted first and made brilliant 111 runs in 1st inning. Andre Russell had made brilliant 45 runs in 17 balls. KKR bowlers could not defend the target and RCB had won the game by 7 wickets and 2 balls to spare. Mandeep Singh had made brilliant not out match-winning 45 runs in 18 balls for RCB and had also won player of the match.

Head to Head Match Date Result/Scorecard Man of the Match Scores
Match 5 11-04-2015 Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 3 wickets Chris Gayle KKR 177/6, RCB 179/7
Match 33 02-05-2015 Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 7 wickets Mandeep Singh KKR 111/4, RCB 115/3

KKR versus Royal Challengers Bangalore Head to Head in IPL 2016

KKR and RCB had clashed two times in IPL 2016 during the league stage. The 1st league match was played on May 2. Bangalore had batted first and made 185 runs in 20 overs. Captain Kohli and KL Rahul had made 52 runs each for RCB. For KKR, Yusuf Pathan and Andre Russell had batted brilliantly and made it possible for KKR. KKR had won the game by 5 wickets and 5 balls to spare. Andre Russell had won player of the match. The 2nd league game was held on May 16. The game was won by RCB. It was a target of 184 runs for RCB to win the game. Captain Kohli had made not out 75 runs, and AB de Villiers also had made not out 59 runs. RCB had easily chased the target in only 18.4 overs. RCB had won the game by 9 wickets, and Virat Kohli had won player of the match.

Head to Head Match Date Result/Scorecard Man of the Match Scores
Match 30 02-05-2016 Kolkata Knight Riders won by 5 wickets Andre Russell RCB 185/7, KKR 189/5
Match 48 16-05-2016 Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 9 wickets Virat Kohli KKR 183/5, RCB 186/1

RCB vs Kolkata Knight Riders Head to Head in IPL 2017

G Gambhir had handled captaincy of KKR for the last time in IPL 2017. RCB and KKR came across two times in IPL 2017. The 1st match was played on April 23. It was a low scoring game where seam bowlers had dominated.  KKR had batted first and made 131 runs in 1st inning. Yuzi Chahal had taken 3 wickets for RCB. It was the brilliant captaincy by Gautam Gambhir. He had given the new ball to seam bowlers of his team and had given them a typical test match type field. KKR bowlers had bowled brilliant line and length. RCB team had got all out in just 49 runs. RCB had played only 9.4 overs. KKR had won the match by 82 runs. It was the lowest total by any team in IPL history. Nathan Coulter-Nile was awarded as the player of the match for his important 3 wickets for KKR.

The 2nd game was played on May 7. RCB had batted first and made 158 runs in 1st inning. Sunil Narine had opened the inning for KKR and made brilliant 54 runs in just 17 balls. KKR had won the game by 6 wickets in 15.1 overs only. Sunil Narine had won player of the match.

Head to Head Match Date Result/Scorecard Man of the Match Scores
Match 27 23-04-2017 Kolkata Knight Riders won by 82 runs Nathan Coulter-Nile KKR 131/10, RCB 49/10
Match 46 07-05-2017 Kolkata Knight Riders won by 6 wickets Sunil Narine KKR 158/6, RCB 159/4

RCB versus KKR Head to Head in IPL 2018

Dinesh Karthik had handled the captaincy of KKR while Virat Kohli had maintained his captaincy for RCB. KKR and RCB had played 2 matches against each other in IPL 2018. Both times KKR had won the match. The 1st match was played on April 8. RCB had batted first and made brilliant 176 runs. Sunil Narine had opened the inning for KKR and had made brilliant 50 runs in just 19 balls. KKR had won the game by 4 wickets and 7 balls to spare. Sunil Narine was selected as player of the match for his brilliant start for KKR. The 2nd game was played on April 29. RCB had batted first and had given a target of 176 runs to KKR. Chris Lynn had played brilliant not out match-winning inning of 62 in 52 balls for KKR and had finished the game for KKR. KKR had won the game by 6 wickets, and Chris Lynn won player of the match.

Head to Head Match Date Result/Scorecard Man of the Match Scores
Match 3 08-04-2018 Kolkata Knight Riders won by 4 wkts Sunil Narine RCB 176/7, KKR 177/6
Match 29 29-04-2018 Kolkata Knight Riders won by 6 wickets Chris Lynn RCB 175/4, KKR 176/4

KKR vs RCB Head to Head in IPL 2019

2 matches were played between KKR and RCB in IPL 2019. Dinesh Karthik had maintained his captaincy for KKR in IPL 2019. The 1st match was played on April 5. It was a high scoring game. RCB had batted first and made brilliant 205 runs in their 20 overs. Virat Kohli had made most 84 runs in 49 balls for RCB. Chris Lynn had given an excellent start to team KKR. Andre Russell had finished the game in style for KKR. He had made brilliant 48 runs in just 13 balls. KKR had won the game by 5 wickets and 5 balls to spare. Andre Russell was selected as player of the match for his hard-hitting.

The 2nd game was played on April 19. RCB had batted first and made brilliant 213 runs in 1st inning. Moeen Ali had made brilliant 66 runs in just 28 balls for RCB. Captain Kohli had also played captains knock and made a brilliant century in just 58 balls. KKR had batted brilliantly in 2nd inning but left 11 runs short to victory. Andre Russell had scored 65 runs in just 25 balls. He had got run out, and that was the game-changing moment. RCB had won the game by 10 runs, and Virat Kohli was selected as player of the match.

Head to Head Match Date Result/Scorecard Man of the Match Scores
Match 17 05-04-2019 Kolkata Knight Riders won by 5 wkts Andre Russell RCB 205/3, KKR 206/5
Match 35 19-04-2019 Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 10 runs Virat Kohli RCB 213/4, KKR 203/5

KKR versus RCB Head to Head in IPL 2020

Kolkata Knight Riders and Royal Challengers Bangalore had played 2 league games against each other in IPL 2020. The 1st match was played on October 12 at Sharjah Cricket Stadium. RCB had batted first and made 194 runs in their 20 over. AB de Villiers had scored most 73 runs in just 33 balls for RCB. KKR team had failed to chase the target and made only 112 runs in 2nd inning. RCB had won the match by 82 runs and AB de Villiers was selected as the player of the match. The 2nd match between CSK and SRH was played on October 21 at Sheikh Zayed Stadium. KKR had batted first and made only 84 runs in their 20 over. M Siraj had bowled brilliantly for RCB and took 3 wickets by giving only 8 runs in his 4 over. RCB had easily chased the target in 13.3 over and won the match by 8 wickets. M Siraj was selected as the player of the match for his magical bowling performance.

Head to Head Match Date Result/Scorecard Man of the Match Scores
Match 28 12-10-2020 Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 82 runs AB de Villiers RCB 194/2, KKR 112/9
Match 39 21-10-2020 Royal Challengers Bangalore won by 8 wickets Mohammed Siraj KKR 84/8, RCB 85/2

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