Bangalore: Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Anil Kumble won the toss and elected to bat first agaist Victoria Bushrangers iin the first League B match of the Champions League Twenty20 tournament here on Thursday.
Both the teams advanced into the top eight, tasting both win and defeat and would be hoping to make a winning start in the Super Eight stage. The Royal challengers will get the advantage of playing before the home crowd.
Dale Steyn replaced Jacques Kallis due to injury
Champions League T20 Fixture | Points Table | Top10 (R/W)
Royal Challengers Bangalore: 1 Manish Pandey, 2 Robin Uthappa, 3 Virat Kohli, 4 Ross Taylor, 5 Rahul Dravid, 6 Mark Boucher (wk), 7 Balachandra Akhil, 8 Roelof van der Merwe, 9 Praveen Kumar, 10 Anil Kumble (capt), 11 Dale Steyn
Victoria: 1 Rob Quiney, 2 Brad Hodge, 3 Aiden Blizzard, 4 David Hussey, 5 Cameron White (capt), 6 Andrew McDonald, 7 Matthew Wade (wk), 8 Clint McKay, 9 Shane Harwood, 10 Jon Holland, 11 Peter Siddle