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The second team of the play-offs will be decided, the winning team will take on Mumbai in the first qualifier

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The 55th match of the 13th season of IPL will be played between Delhi Capitals and Royal Challengers Bangalore in Abu Dhabi from 7:30 pm. The winning team will move up to second in the points table and will play Qualifier-1 against Mumbai Indians on 5 November. The losing team will have to wait for the outcome of the match between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Mumbai Indians on November 3 for the play-offs.

In the top-4 of the
points table , both teams talk of the points table, Bengaluru is in second place with 14 points after winning 7 matches in 13 matches. At the same time, Delhi have also won 7 out of 13 matches and are in third place with 14 points. Bengaluru’s net runrate is better than Delhi. Delhi has lost 4 matches in a row and Bengaluru has lost 3 matches.

The last time Delhi beat Bengaluru was the
last time in the season when both teams faced each other, Delhi beat Bengaluru by 59 runs. Batting first, Delhi scored 196 runs for 6 wickets. In reply, Bengaluru were able to score 137 runs for 9 wickets.

Kohli-Padikkal Bangalore’s top scorer
is the Bangalore captain Virat Kohli in first and Devdutt Padikkal in second place in scoring the most runs for their team. Kohli has scored 431 runs in the season and Padikkan 422 so far.

Shikhar
Dhawan, the top scorer of Shikhar-Shreyas Delhi, has scored 471 runs so far in the season. He is the highest run scorer in the season for his team. This is followed by captain Shreyas Iyer, who has scored 414 runs so far in the season.

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