IPL 2021: Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore live streaming - when and where to watch MI vs RCB?
The Indian Premier League (IPL) will return to India after 2 years as the country hosts the 14th edition of the tournament. Even though India is witnessing the highest ever single-day cases since the start of the pandemic, the tournament will be played as per the schedule, in bio-bubbles. A total of 6 cities will be hosting the 60 matches. Ahmedabad will host playoff fixtures, including the final on May 30.Defending Champions Mumbai Indians (MI) will start their title defense against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in the tournament opener at MA Chidambaram Stadium later today (April 9). The spin-friendly track might see the spinners ruling the proceedings once again. This year, no team holds the home advantage.Talking of the fixture, MI are likely to be without Quinton de Kock's services. The left-handed batsman had only joined the team's camp earlier in the week and is ineligible for selection as he should be in isolation.MI boast the likes of Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Kieron Pollard, Piyush Chawla, Trent Boult, Hardik Pandya and Jasprit Bumrah to name a few. The franchise is once again a strong contender to lift the trophy.Royal Challengers Bangalore will miss the services of Finn Allen at least for the opening fixture. He is serving the isolation period and isn't eligible for selection. Adam Zampa will also miss the opening fixture.The rest of RCB's players are eligible for selection. Once again, captain Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers have much responsibility to steer the ship. Apart from them, the management will pin its hopes on Glenn Maxwell and Kyle Jamieson. Maxwell joined RCB for Rs 14.25 crore while Jamieson fetched a 15 crore contract.MI won the title last year while RCB crashed out after losing the Eliminator.Here’s all you need to know about the Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore match -When and what time will the Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore match begin?The Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore match will start at 7:30 PM IST today (April 9). The toss will take place 30 minutes (7:00 PM) before the scheduled start of play. Where will the Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore match be held?The Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore match will take place at MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.Which channel will telecast the Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore match?The Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore match will have a live telecast on on Star Sports 1, Star Sports 1 HD, Star Sports 2, Star Sports 2 HD, Star Sports 1 Hindi, Star Sports 1 Hindi HD, Star Sports 1 Tamil, Star Sports 1 Kannada, Star Sports 1 Telugu, Star Sports 1 Bangla, Star Gold, Star Gold HD, Star Maa Movies, Asianet Plus, Star Suvarna Plus, Star Vijay Super and Jalsha Movies.How to watch the live streaming of the Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore match?The live streaming of Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore match will be available on Disney + Hotstar, Jio TV and Airtel TV.What are the squads for Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore match?Mumbai Indians: Rohit Sharma (Captain), Aditya Tare, Anmolpreet Singh, Anukul Roy, Dhawal Kulkarni, Hardik Pandya, Ishan Kishan, Jasprit Bumrah, Jayant Yadav, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Quinton de Kock, Rahul Chahar, Suryakumar Yadav, Chris Lynn, Mohsin Khan, Saurabh Tiwary, Trent Boult, Adam Milne, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Piyush Chawla, James Neeshan, Yudhvir Charak, Marco Jansen, Arjun TendulkarRoyal Challengers Bangalore: Virat Kohli (Captain), AB de Villiers, Yuzvendra Chahal, Devdutt Padikkal, Harshal Patel, Daniel Sams, Washington Sundar, Mohammed Siraj, Navdeep Saini, Adam Zampa, Shahbaz Ahmed, Kane Richardson, Pavan Deshpande, Glenn Maxwell, Sachin Baby, Rajat Patidar, Mohammed Azharuddeen, Kyle Jamieson, Dan Christian, Suyesh Prabhudessai, K.S. Bharat, Finn Allen