Both sides are in a spot of bother right now and either of these teams will be putting their losing momentum to bed.
The Riders went past the Dhaka Dynamites in their previous game, which will be a huge boost for their confidence
Here are the key stats and numbers to look out for ahead of the 2nd Test match.
The hosts almost managed to script one of the greatest comebacks in cricket history in Kolkata if it hadn't been for the bad light sabotaging their ambitions
In the previous three occasions when England traveled to the land of Kangaroos, two times they got whitewashed, in 2006/07 and 2013/14.
This will be a tightly contested encounter with a lot of fire power existing on both sides.
The Dynamites have three of the best spinners in the shortest format in Shakin Al Hasan, Shahid Afridi, and Sunil Narine, who will be quite a force to reckon with.
With a flabbergasting inning coming in the middle order, Brathwaite well and truly announced he's back in full flow.
It's a big game for both side as they look to gain a much-needed momentum to their campaign.
All the key stats and numbers related to the upcoming Ashes series 2017-18.