Royal Challengers Bangalore won the toss and elected to bat against Chennai Super Kings in the thirteenth match of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2012 at M A Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.
Royal Challengers Bangalore made one change with Harshal Patel making way for Raju Bhatkal.
Chennai Super Kings, on the other hand, have retained the same playing eleven.
“It is pretty dry and the wicket will slow down as the day goes on,” said RCB captain Daniel Vettori.
“It is about how good we play as a team. But we have the talent,” said CSK captai MS Dhoni.
Both sides lost their last games on Tuesday, Chennai going down to Delhi Daredevils by a massive eight wickets and the Bangalore suffering a 42-run loss to Kolkata Knight Riders.
Royal Challengers Bangalore (Playing XI): Cheteshwar Pujara, Chris Gayle, Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers(w), Saurabh Tiwary, Mayank Agarwal, Daniel Vettori(c), Raju Bhatkal, Vinay Kumar, Zaheer Khan, Muttiah Muralitharan.
Chennai Super Kings (Playing XI): Murali Vijay, Faf du Plessis, Suresh Raina, S Badrinath, Dwayne Bravo, Ravindra Jadeja, MS Dhoni(w/c), Albie Morkel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Shadab Jakati, Doug Bollinger.