Delhi Daredevils and Sunrisers Hyderabad will lock horns once again. But, this time it will be in Delhi. They last faced each other at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad, where Sunrisers registered 7 wickets win. Both the teams will now feature in the 42nd fixture which is scheduled to take place at Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium, New Delhi.
Surisers Hyderabad has registered 5 consecutive wins and it will be interesting to watch if Delhi Daredevils put an end to their winning streak in the game that will be played for pride by the hosts. Delhi Daredevils has won just 3 games in 10 matches and is bottom placed in the points table and their hopes to end up in the upper half of points table has almost ended.
Now, let’s have a look at the key players quickly-
For DD, the key batters will be Prithvi Shaw, Shreyas Iyer, and Risabh Pant. Mostly, DD’s batting depends upon these three. R Pant has scored 393 runs in 10 matches and skipper has scored 351 runs in 10 matches. Both are the leading run scorers for DD.
In bowling, Trent Boult and Amit Mishra will have to provide the breakthroughs. Boult has taken 13 wickets in 10 games while Mishra has 6 wickets in 6 wickets.
For SRH, the key batters will be Shikhar Dhawan, Alex Hales, and Kane Williamson. Shikhar Dhawan has failed in last few innings and can be worrisome for SRH. Dhawan has scored 198 runs in 9 matches. Kane Williamson is the most run getter for SRH. He has scored 410 runs in 10 matches.
In bowling, Rashid Khan, Bhuvaneswar Kumar and S Kaul are the strengths of SRH. Both Rashid Khan and Sid Kaul share 13 wickets apiece in 10 matches. Apart from them, Shakib Al Hasan, Sandeep Sharma, and Yusuf Pathan are also contributing well.
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