Kings XI Punjab to take on Royal Challengers Bangalore in the eighth game of Vivo Indian Premier League 2017 today at Holkar Cricket Stadium in Indore from 8:00 PM IST. KXIP vs RCB match-8 live streaming and online telecast can be watched on hotstar.com for India based viewers meanwhile cricketgateway.com to air live coverage all over the world.
Big match for visitors Royal Challengers as they are playing without their superstar skipper Virat Kohli and is still expected that AB De Villiers will play tonight. However it is still yet to confirm whether De Villiers will play or not but if he play, Travis Head will definitely be making way for him.
Rest playing XI is projected to be the same for RCB that played last game against Delhi Daredevils in which team registered 15-run victory. Kedar Jadhav will be key batsman once again in the middle order meanwhile Gayle has to fire top the order. Kohli will not be playing this match as well.
On the other side of coin, Kings XI Punjab has done well in new captain Maxwell’s leadership. However team needs good runs from the top of the order that has got South African run machine Hashim Amla, young Manan Vohra and wicket-keeper batsman Wriddhiman Saha.
Probable Playing XIs
Glenn Maxwell (c), Manan Vohra, Wriddhiman Saha, Hashim Amla, David Miller, Mohit Sharma, Ishant Sharma, Marcus Stoinis, Akshar Patel, Sandeep Sharma, Varun Aaron.
Shane Watson (c), Chris Gayle, Vishnu Vinod, AB De Villiers, Kedar Jadhav, Stuart Binny, Tymal Mills, Yuzvendra Singh Chahal, Mandeep Singh, Sachin baby, Sreenath Arvind.
Composition of both teams and playing XI suggests that RCB team will be favorite to win this encounter against KXIP. As per our predictions, they have got 60% win chances over Punjab side.
KXIP vs RCB 2017 IPL 8th match Live Streaming
The live IPL cricket broadcast of Kings XI Punjab vs Royal Challengers Bangalore match-8 will be aired on Sony Max and Sony ESPN in India. Meanwhile Sony ESPN to telecast match in regional languages like Bengali.
India: Sony Max (Hindi), Sony Six (English)
Pakistan: Geo Super
South Africa: Supersport
Hong Kong: PCCW
New Zealand: Sky Sports
United Kingdom: Sky Sports
Espncricinfo and cricbuzz to provide live cricket match score and updates of 8th match in Vivo IPL 2017 between Kings 11 Punjab and Royal Challengers Bangalore.
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