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Playing XI-

Royal Challengers Bangalore:

Virat Kohli (C), Shane Watson, AB de Villiers, Travis Head, Sarfaraz Khan, Kedar Jadhav (wk), Stuart Binny, Kane Richardson, Iqbal Abdulla, Varun Aaron, Harshal Patel

Mumbai Indians:

Rohit Sharma (C), Parthiv Patel(w), Ambati Rayudu, Hardik Pandya, Jos Buttler, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Harbhajan Singh, Tim Southee, Mitchell McClenaghan, Jasprit Bumrah

RCB captain Virat Kohli said: “It is my third toss loss in a row. We wanted to bowl as well. He (Gayle) is due to become a father, all the best to him. We have got 5 changes. Travis Head in for Gayle. Kane Richardson in for David Wiese. Stuart Binny in for Parveez Rasool. Iqbal Abdullah in for Chahal. Varun Aaron for Sreenath Aravind.”

After winning the toss Mumbai skipper Rohit Sharma: “We are going to bowl first. That has been the trend so far (winning the toss and bowling). Dew plays a major factor here. We have got Pollard in for Guptill so I will back at the top of the order.”

In match no. 14 of IPL 9 Mumbai Indians have won the toss and have opted to bowl first at the Wankhede Stadium. Like the trend has been in the league thus far, skippers want to chase and have a target set ahead of them.