Rajasthan Royals have played 31 matches against the Royal Challengers Bengaluru in the Indian Premier League, since 2008.

In the RR vs RCB head-to-head record, the Rajasthan Royals have won 13 matches while the Royal Challengers Bengaluru have won 15, with three matches ending without any result. 

The two teams first met in the inaugural edition of IPL in 2008, with the Royals defeating RCB by seven wickets at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on April 26. Shane Watson was the star of the match as he picked up 2/20 from four overs and scored an unbeaten 61 off 41 balls.

Rajasthan Royals have scored four seven-wicket wins over RCB in the IPL, with the win at SuperSport Park in Centurion in 2009 being the biggest, when they reached the target with five overs to spare. Amit Singh was the Player of the Match with a spell of 4/19 and Naman Ojha scored an unbeaten half-century with the bat.

The Royals’ 65-run win over RCB at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur in May 2008 is their biggest in terms of runs. Graeme Smith was adjudged Man of the Match for his quickfire 75 off 49 balls. Sohail Tanvir and Shane Warne picked up three wickets apiece.

The Royals scored their highest aggregate of 217/4 against the RCB at Bengaluru in 2018. Sanju Samson hit an unbeaten 92 off just 45 balls, which included two fours and 10 sixes, to be adjudged Player of the Match. Shreyas Gopal also chipped in with 2/22 with the ball to help the Royals to a 19-run win over RCB.

In their nine meetings at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur, the Royals have come out on top five times including their six-wicket win in their last match in 2024 and the RCB have won four matches.

Jos Buttler’s unbeaten 106 off 60 balls in the second qualifier of IPL 2022 against the RCB at Ahmedabad, is the highest individual score by a Royals batter in this fixture. Buttler hit 10 boundaries and six maximums in his Player of the Match winning performance to take the Royals to their second final after 2008.

Shreyas Gopal’s 4/16 at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in 2018, which helped the Royals to a 30-run win, is the best bowling performance for the Royals against the RCB.

 

RR vs RCB head-to-head record

 

Played RR Won RR Lost Tie NR
31 13 15 0 3

 


RR vs RCB records

 

  • RR highest team score: 217/4 (IPL 2018)
  • RCB highest team score: 200/7 (IPL 2015)
  • RR highest individual score: 106* Jos Buttler (IPL 2022)
  • RCB highest individual score: 113* Virat Kohli (IPL 2024)
  • RR best bowling figures: 4/16 Shreyas Gopal (IPL 2018)
  • RCB best bowling figures: 5/5 Anil Kumble (IPL 2009)

 

RR vs RCB matches list and results

 

Year Venue Result
2008 M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru RR won by 7 wickets
2008 Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur RR won by 65 runs
2009 Newlands, Cape Town RCB won by 75 runs
2009 SuperSport Park, Centurion RR won by 7 wickets
2010 M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru RCB won by 10 wickets
2010 Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur RCB won by 5 wickets
2011 M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru Match Abandoned
2011 Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur RCB won by 9 wickets
2012 M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru RR won by 59 runs
2012 Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur RCB won by 46 runs
2013 M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru RCB won by 7 wickets
2013 Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur RR won by 4 wickets
2014 Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi RR won by 6 wickets
2014 M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru RR won by 5 wickets
2015 Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad RCB won by 9 wickets
2015 M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru No Result
2015 Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune RCB won by 71 runs
2018 M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru RR won by 19 runs
2018 Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur RR won by 30 runs
2019 Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur RR won by 7 wickets
2019 M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru No Result
2020 Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi RCB won by 8 wickets
2020 Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai RCB won by 7 wickets
2021 Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai RCB won by 10 wickets
2021 Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai RCB won by 7 wickets
2022 Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai RCB won by 4 wickets
2022 Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune RR won by 29 runs
2022 Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad RCB won by 7 wickets
2023 M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru RCB won by 7 runs
2023 Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur RCB won by 112 runs
2024 Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur RR won by 6 wickets