Bangalore made one change to the team that was beaten by Delhi Daredevils on 30th as Pakistan's Misbah-ul-Haq replaced Ross Taylor.
Deccan have made a few changes for today's game. Scott Styris returned after warming the bench and replaced Nuwan Zoysa. Andhra medium pacer P Vijaykumar replaced Kalyanakrishna while Venugopala Rao made way for Arjun Yadav
Bangalore Royal Challengers: Praveen Kumar, Wasim Jaffer, Misbah-ul-Haq, Jacques Kallis, Rahul Dravid (capt), Mark Boucher (wk), Virat Kohli, Bharat Chipli, Dale Steyn, Anil Kumble, Zaheer Khan
Deccan Chargers: VVS Laxman (capt), Rohit Sharma, Adam Gilchrist, Arjun Yadav, P Vijaykumar, Herschelle Gibbs, Shahid Afridi, Sanjay Bangar, Scott Styris, RP Singh, Pragyan Ojha