Vettori wins the toss; Kings XI bat first
Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Daniel Vettori has won the toss and elected to bowl first against the Kings XI Punjab at the Punjab Cricket Association Stadium in Mohali.
The Kings XI will be without skipper Adam Gilchrist who suffered a hamstring injury during his sides defeat against the Kolkata Knight Riders on Wednesday night.
Vettori's side come into the game looking to build on their victory against the Pune Warriors which saw them snap their three game losing streak.
Kings XI Punjab team - PC Valthaty, N Saini†, SE Marsh, Mandeep Singh, DJ Hussey*, DA Miller, Azhar Mahmood, PP Chawla, P Awana, P Kumar, Harmeet Singh.
Royal Challengers Bangalore team - AB McDonald, CH Gayle, MA Agarwal, V Kohli, AB de Villiers†, SS Tiwary, KB Arun Karthik, DL Vettori*, R Vinay Kumar, HV Patel, Z Khan.