11. Yuzvendra Chahal
Yuzvendra Chahal has been amongst the wickets in the 14th IPL season. The experienced leg spinner has picked up 16 wickets in IPL 2021 and has scalped them at a superb strike rate of just 18.38.
10. Mohammed Siraj
Mohammed Siraj has picked up 9 wickets in 14 matches in IPL 2021 and has scalped his wickets at an average of 37.11. Siraj has been economical in the tournament and has leaked runs at an economy rate of 6.96 runs per over.
9. Harshal Patel
Patel is currently the owner of the purple cap in IPL 2021 and has picked up a whopping 30 wickets at a strike rate of 10.47.
8. George Garton
George Garton has been disappointing with the ball in hand in the UAE leg of the IPL. The left-arm bowler has picked up just 3 wickets in the UAE leg and has leaked runs at a high economy rate of 8.83 runs per over.
7. Shahbaz Ahmed
Shahbaz Ahmed has scalped 7 wickets in IPL 2021 and has picked his wickets at an average of 13.14. He has also leaked runs at a good economy rate of just 6.57 runs per over.
6. Dan Christian
Daniel Christian has experienced a disastrous run in IPL 2021 with both bat and ball. Christian has scored just 5 runs in 6 innings in IPL 2021. With the ball too, the right arm pacer has scalped only 4 wickets in 8 matches in the 14th season.
5. AB de Villiers
AB de Villiers has been off-colour in the UAE leg of the 14th edition of the IPL. The batting maestro has scored just 95 runs in IPL Phase 2 and has not even crossed the 30-run mark in the IPL second leg.
4. Glenn Maxwell
Glenn Maxwell has been the ‘trump card’ of the RCB middle order. The Australian has plundered 498 runs at an average of 45.27 and a colossal strike rate of 147.34. Maxwell scored a whirlwind 33-ball 51* in RCB’s previous rubber against the Delhi Capitals.
3. Srikar Bharat
The right-hander scored a match-winning 78* off just 52 deliveries, and struck a six off the last ball to seal the match for the Virat Kohli led side. Bharat has amassed 182 runs in 6 innings at an average of 45.50 in IPL 2021.
2. Devdutt Padikkal
Padikkal failed to trouble the scorers. Both Kohli and Padikkal need to give a good start at the top of the order for the RCB side in what is a ‘crunch game’ against KKR.
1. Virat Kohli
While Kohli has scored 366 runs at an average of 28.15, Padikkal has amassed 390 runs in the 14th season, at an average of 32.50.