KKR vs SRH IPL 2024 Match Up: Top 5 Player Battles to Watch Out For

Published on: May 21, 2024 5:25 pm IST|Updated on: May 21, 2024 5:25 pm IST

KKR vs SRH IPL 2024 Match Up: Top 5 Player Battles to Watch Out For

The two best sides in the IPL 2024 will lock horns to prove their supremacy and reach the final of the competition by emerging victorious tonight. Both sides will look to put their best foot forward without giving an inch to the opposition. Meanwhile, in this post, we will take a look at the top five player battles to watch out for in the KKR vs SRH contest.

KKR vs SRH Top 5 Player Battles

1 – Abhishek Sharma vs Andre Russell

Matches 4 (IPL)
Runs 11
Balls 9
Outs 2

Abhishek Sharma is scoring runs for fun in the IPL 2024 and the KKR will look to nip him out early to control the damage. The West Indies all-rounder Andre Russell has been pretty effective against the left-handed batter so far, getting his wicket twice in just 4 IPL meetings.

2 – Travis Head vs Mitchell Starc

Matches 0
Runs 0
Balls 0
Outs 0

Travis Head has been a major cause of concern for the opposition as he has put his destructor cap on in the powerplay. Meanwhile, Mitchell Starc will be leading the KKR’s bowling with the new ball. The fierce Aussie pacer will be up against his countryman in the powerplay, making it a must-watch battle.

3 – Heinrich Klaasen vs Varun Chakravarthy

Matches 2 (IPL)
Runs 29
Balls 12
Outs 0

Heinrich Klaasen is known for his prowesses to take on the spinners in the middle overs. At the same time, Varun Chakravarthy has been the most successful KKR bowler in the IPL 2024. The South African wicketkeeper-batter has dominated the mystery spinner so far in two meetings, scoring 29 runs off just 12 deliveries.

4 – Shreyas Iyer vs Pat Cummins

Matches 2 (IPL)
Runs 26
Balls 13
Outs 0

Being the skipper, Shreyas Iyer will be shouldering a little bit more responsibility in the absence of Phil Salt. He will be the key for the KKR in the middle overs. Meanwhile, Pat Cummins usually bowls crucial overs in the middle overs for the SRH. Shreyas Iyer has managed to win the battle against Pat Cummins so far, scoring 26 runs off 13 deliveries and this battle between the two skippers could define the course of the game.

5 – Andre Russell vs T Natarajan

Matches 6 (IPL)
Runs 43
Balls 26
Outs 1

Andre Russell is the designated finisher for the KKR, while T Natarajan usually bowls at the death for the SRH. The two players share a history against each other as Andre Russell has scored 43 runs off 26 deliveries against T Natarajan, the latter has bowled the destructive all-rounder once with a memorable yorker.

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