Hyderabad: After a hard-fought win over Chennai Super Kings, Royal Challengers Bangalore would look to brighten their prospects of earning a playoffs berth with a win over Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Indian Premier League here on Tuesday. (Related: Kohli lauds team's effort vs Chennai Super Kings)
Sunrisers are virtually out of the race following their seven-wicket loss to Kolkata Knight Riders here on Sunday, but would like to achieve a win over RCB and salvage some pride. (Also read: Darren Sammy optimistic about Hyderabad's chances)
The Bangalore side has been erratic, but A B de Villiers' 14-ball 28 cameo and Yuvraj Singh and Chris Gayle's decent outings is good news for the team.
RCB's cause would get a boost if skipper Virat Kohli piles up a big score against Sunrisers Hyderabad. (Points Table)