Two Indian cricket legends, Virat Kohli and Sachin Tendulkar, had a friendly encounter before the Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore match on May 9th. The Wankhede Stadium, where the game will take place, is special for both players since they were part of the Indian team that won the 2011 World Cup there. Kohli is in top form, currently ranked fifth in the Orange Cap race with 419 runs in 11 matches. Tendulkar is part of the support staff for the Mumbai Indians. Mumbai Indians shared a viral video of the two cricketers laughing and talking during practice sessions ahead of the match.
The squads for both teams are as follows:
Mumbai Indians: Jofra Archer, Tim David, Ramandeep Singh, Tilak Varma, Suryakumar Yadav, Tristan Stubbs, Dewald Brevis, Arjun Tendulkar, Arshad Khan, Rohit Sharma (c), Hrithik Shokeen, Jason Behrendorff, Akash Madhwal, Cameron Green, Duan Jansen, Vishnu Vinod, Shams Mulani, Nehal Wadhera, Raghav Goyal, Piyush Chawla, Kumar Kartikeya, Ishan Kishan
Royal Challengers Bangalore: Virat Kohli, Suyash Prabhudessai, Rajat Patidar, Dinesh Karthik, Anuj Rawat, Finn Allen, Wanindu Hasaranga, Shahbaz Ahmed, Harshal Patel, David Willey, Faf du Plessis (c), Karn Sharma, Mahipal Lomror, Mohammed Siraj, Akash Deep, Himanshu Sharma, Michael Bracewell, Manoj Bhandage, Rajan Kumar, Avinash Singh, Sonu Yadav Josh Hazlewood, Reece Topley, Siddarth Kaul, Glenn Maxwell.