Sunrisers Hyderabad(SRH) and Rajasthan Royals(RR) have started their campaign with the superb performance but ended up losing their matches with a very slight margin. Today Sunrisers Hyderabad(SRH) will lock horns against Rajasthan Royals(RR) at Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad.
Sunrisers Hyderabad(SRH) lost their first game in the final over against Kolkata Knight Riders(KKR). Sunrisers won the toss and have opted to bat first. In 20 overs SRH made mammoth total of181/3. Comeback hero David Warner smashed a blistering knock of 85 in 53 balls. With a huge target to chase, KKR fell apart in first six overs with the loss of their openers. West Indies all-rounder Ander Rusell saved KKR by scoring mammoth innings. With 54 runs required to chase in last three overs, Russell smashed Siddharth Kaul and Bhuvi to decrease the target. His power hitting helped KKR to register their first win in Vivo IPL 2019.
SRH captain Kane Williamson is still a doubt for the next game.
According to inside reports, spinner Mohammed Nabi is available for the next match.
Coming to Rajasthan Royals(RR) they lost their opening match against KingsXI Punjab by 14 runs. Thanks to KXIP captain Ashwin’s controversial ‘Mankad’ run-out of Jos-Buttler which snatched victory from RR. At one point, Rajasthan Royals(RR) scored 107/1 in 12overs. But Ashwin’s controversial ‘Mankad’ run-out changed the entire game. RR lost 7wickets in just 17runs.
But Rajasthan Royals(RR) have great batting line-up in the form ofAjinkya Rahane, Steven Smith, Jos Buttler, Ben Stokes, and Sanju Samson.
Possible XI: David Warner, Manish Pandey, Mohammad Nabi, Yusuf Pathan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar(c), Siddarth Kaul, Jonny Bairstow (wk), Vijay Shankar, Sandeep Sharma, Deepak Hooda, Rashid Khan.
Possible XI: Ajinkya Rahane (c), Jos Buttler (wk), Steven Smith, Dhawal Kulkarni, Jaydev Unadkat, Ben Stokes, Sanju Samson, Krishnappa Gowtham, Rahul Tripathi, Shreyas Gopal, Jofra Archer.
Winning IPL Prediction Match 8:
We know that Sunrisers Hyderabad(SRH) have an excellent batting line-up like David Warner, Manish Pandey, Jonny Bairstow, and Yusuf Pathan. Rajasthan Royals(RR) also have good batting line-up. But when compared to SRH, they have few hitters, and they are playing at SRH home ground. So SRH has more winning chances than RR.
LEVEL 1: Head to Head:
- Total Number of Matches played: 9
- SRH (5) (55.5 %)
- RR (4) (45.5 %)
SRH has a more winning chance than RR.
Level 2: Location-based
Match at Rajiv Gandhi international stadium
- SRH (5)
- RR (4)
- No result (0)
Level 3: Batting Report
Sunrisers Hyderabad(SRH) has solid batting line-up than RR with the likes of David Warner, Manish Pandey, Jonny Bairstow, and Yusuf Pathan. So SRH has more winning chances than RR.
Level 4: Bowling Report:
We know that SRH has excellent bowling line-up. In the last few editions, players like Sandeep Sharma, Buvaneshwar Kumar, Rashid Khan, Nabi, and Siddarth Kaul have made a massive contribution in winning matches for SRH.
Level 5: Final Winning Team:
As per our prediction, Sunrisers Hyderabad(SRH) has more winning chances against Rajasthan Royals(RR) as per batting report, bowling report, and pitch report.
Fantasy Team XI:
David Warner, Manish Pandey, Jonny Bairstow, Jos Buttler, Steven Smith, Sandeep Sharma, Rashid Khan, Ben Stokes, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jofra Archer, and Shreyas Gopal.