The excitement is mounting as the Royal Challengers Bangalore and the Sunrisers Hyderabad are soon to meet each other in the VIVO Indian Premier League 2016 final. Both are quality teams, but only one can make it to the top, and take home the trophy and the glory.
The Royal Challengers Bangalore have won the IPL twice in the past, and are hoping for a third win in this prestigious cricket tournament. The Sunrisers Hyderabad are in the final for the first time, and are also counting on a win.
Virat Kohli will be the captain for the Royal Challengers Bangalore. He has had an incredible season, and has seen four centuries, six half centuries, and a record aggregate of 919 runs. With Kohli at the helm, the Royal Challengers Bangalore enter the IPL 2016 final with confidence.
David Warner is the captain for the Sunrisers Hyderabad team. He is an excellent left-handed batsman who has helped bring his team to wins. The Australian cricket player has shown that he can not only play well, but can help his team play well until the end. This game will be David Warner’s 100th Indian Premier League match. The Sunrisers Hyderabad may not have the added confidence of having one the IPL in the past, however, the team has reached the final with consistent quality playing.
The teams have already played eight matches against each other. Each of the teams has won four of these matches, making it an even split. The Royal Challengers Bangalore, however, have been the dominant players in Bengaluru, where the final is set to take place shortly.
The winning team of the VIVO IPL 2016 will take home the trophy, along with Rs 15 crore, and the runner ups will take home Rs 10 crore.
The match will be played today at 20:00 IST in the M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru.