SRH vs KKR IPL: Sunrisers Hyderabad will take on Kolkata Knight Riders in the 3rd match of Indian Premier League 2021 at Chepauk Stadium in Chennai on Sunday, 11 April. Both the sides will be eager to kick off their campaigns on winning notes.
Sunrisers Hyderabad finished at third position in the last IPL season and they will look to kick start their campaign on a good note. Captain David Warner along with the likes of Kane Williamson, Jonny Bairstow, Manish Pandey will be the key players in their batting unit and then in bowling they have a solid attack in Bhuvneshwar Kumar, T Natarajan and spinner Rashid Khan and they have also got some fine youngsters and whole team is looking in hood shape this time. On the other side, Kolkata Knight Riders is set to begin their tournament under Eoin Morgan who is a pretty good captain and then have so many young players like Shubman Gill, Pat Cummins, Nitish Rana, Shivam Mavi etc who did decently last time and then spinner Varun Chakravarthy will be the trump card for them and Indian leg spinner Kuldeep Yadav too will be determind to show his skills and their fate will rely mostly on Andre Russell as the all rounder is a match winner and he will look to bounce back after a poor outing in last season.
A list of all the major stats and records ahead of the third match between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kolkata Knight Riders in Chennai.
Head to Head in IPL : Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kolkata Knight Riders have played 19 matches in the IPL so far.
SRH vs KKR IPL Record:
Matches – 19
SRH won – 7
KKR won – 12
KKR’s one of the wins came in a tied match in IPL 2020.
1000 – Shubman Gill needs 61 more runs to complete 1000 runs in IPL.
1000 – Dinesh Karthik needs 80 more runs to complete 1000 runs for Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL.
44.0 – Sunil Narine has taken only 10 wickets at an average of 44.0 in 17 IPL matches against Sunrisers Hyderabad – his worst record against a team in this league.
912 – David Warner has scored 912 runs against Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL and needs 18 more runs to go past Rohit Sharma’s tally of 929 runs and become highest scorer against them in this league.
27 – Bhuvneshwar Kumar has taken 27 wickets against Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL – the most by any bowler.
7000 – Eoin Morgan needs 88 more runs to achieve the milestone of 7000 T20 runs.