Royal Challengers Bangalore have not won a single title in 11 years. Skipper Virat Kohli will be eager to win the maiden title for the franchise this season, especially with the World Cup starting immediately after the tournament.
Kolkata Knight Riders finished third last season, after losing by 14 runs to Sunrisers Hyderabad in the second eliminator. The Dinesh Karthik-led unit will be eager to at least book a spot in the finals this time around.
Elavenil Valarivan broke the World record and won a gold in Sydney at ISSF Junior World Cup in 2018. In June, she won another Junior World Cup gold in Germany. Now, the 19-year-old will enter her first senior World Cup tournament in New Delhi.
The two teams have met 13 times before in which the team in orange have a 6-5 record. But in the World Cup, the Dutch have won all the three times, a factor which might play in the minds of the team in red.