Hyderabad, March 29, Friday at 08:00 PM IST
Indian Premier League 2019 has witnessed some exciting encounters in the first week of the tournament. Now, Sunrisers Hyderabad is going to be taking on the Rajasthan Royals in the 8th fixture of Indian Premier League at Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium (Hyderabad) on 29th March.
Both the teams had to face failure in their respective opening matches. Coming so close to Glory, Sunrises lost their game to KKR in the last over, whereas, Rajasthan Royals struggled with their batting line up and were 14 runs short to Kings XI Punjab’s total in their first match.
Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Rajasthan Royals
Bhuvneshwar Kumar’s Sunrisers Hyderabad opened the innings with the bat in their first game of the season, scoring 181 runs on the board in 20 over. All the credit goes to David Warner, he smashed 85 runs off 54 deliveries and proved everyone that why he needs to be in Australia squad for the world cup. In the reply, KKR came much stronger, and Andre Russell’s savage knock of 49 runs turned things around for Hyderabad. Shubman Gill did some icing on the cake by hitting two sixes in the last over.
Coming to Rajasthan Royals, the pinks were at the receiving end of Gayle thunder and had to chase 184 runs to win. Everything was going fine with Royals until R Ashwin mankaded Jos Bulter when RR was 109/1. This controversial run out made Royals furious and they eventually lost seven wickets in 17 runs and lost the match by 14 runs.
Head to head
Total – 9
Rajasthan Royals – 4
Sunrisers Hyderabad – 5
Last five encounters:
Rajasthan Royals – 1
Sunrisers Hyderabad – 4
Pitch report & Venue Stats
The match is scheduled to be played at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad. The weather forecast says no interruption from rains on the match day. The pitch at Hyderabad is completely flat which is an advantage for the batsmen. So, this is a high scoring ground and is expected around 170-180 runs.
Average 1st Inns scores – 155
Average 2nd Inns scores – 147
Highest total recorded – 223/3 (20 Ov) by CSK vs SRH
Lowest total recorded – 80/10 (19.1 Ov) by DC vs SRH
Highest score chased – 217/7 (19.5 Ov) by RR vs DCG
Lowest score defended – 129/8 (20 Ov) by MI vs RPS
SRH vs RR Team News
SRH vs RR Playing 11 :
SRH playing 11
Wicket-keeper – Wriddhiman Saha
Batsmen – David Warner, Kane Williamson, Manish Pandey, Yusuf Pathan
All-rounder – Vijay Shankar, Shakib Al Hasan
Bowlers – Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Sandeep Sharma, Siddharth Kaul
RR playing 11:
Wicket-keeper – Jos Buttler
Batsmen – Sanju Samson, A Rahane, Steve Smith, Rahul Tripathi
All-Rounder – K Gowtham, Ben Strokes
Bowlers – J Archer, D Kulkarni, J Unadkat
SRH vs RR Squad
Shakib Al Hasan, Yusuf Pathan, Martin Guptill, Wriddhiman Saha, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, David Warner, Shreevats Goswami, Siddarth Kaul, Manish Pandey, Mohammad Nabi, Kane Williamson (c), Jonny Bairstow, Shahbaz Nadeem, Vijay Shankar, Sandeep Sharma, Ricky Bhui, Deepak Hooda, Billy Stanlake, T Natarajan, Basil Thampi, Rashid Khan, K Khaleel Ahmed, Abhishek Sharma
Ajinkya Rahane (c), Oshane Thomas, Jofra Archer, Riyan Parag, Varun Aaron, Jaydev Unadkat, Ben Stokes, Sanju Samson, Manan Vohra, Aryaman Birla, Sudhesan Midhun, Krishnappa Gowtham, Shashank Singh, Mahipal Lomror, Shubham Ranjane, Dhawal Kulkarni, Stuart Binny, Steven Smith, Rahul Tripathi, Shreyas Gopal, Liam Livingstone, Jos Buttler, Prashant Chopra, Ashton Turner Ish Sodhi
SRH vs RR Dream11 Team:
Jos Butler can be your pick up as a wicketkeeper. he played an amazing game in his previous match, so the same is expected to happen in this match as well.
Batsmen: David Warner, Steve Smith, Kane Williamson, A Rahane
All- Rounder: Ben Strokes, Shakib Al Hasan
Bowlers: Rashid Khan, Bhuvneswar Kumar, D Kulkarni, Jofra Archer
Rajasthan Royals opt to bat
Rajasthan Royals: Ajinkya Rahane(c), Jos Buttler(w), Sanju Samson, Steven Smith, Ben Stokes, Rahul Tripathi, Krishnappa Gowtham, Jofra Archer, Jaydev Unadkat, Shreyas Gopal, Dhawal Kulkarni
Sunrisers Hyderabad: David Warner, Jonny Bairstow(w), Kane Williamson(c), Vijay Shankar, Yusuf Pathan, Manish Pandey, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Shahbaz Nadeem, Sandeep Sharma, Siddarth Kaul
SRH have undergone two changes
Kane Williamson and Shabaz Nadeem replace Shakib Al Hasan and D Hooda
Note: This SRH vs RR Dream11 Prediction is based on news sourced from various sources. We suggest you pick your playing 11 from the squad listed above basis SRH vs RR team news. Kindly revisit before the deadline to get the final update of the SRH vs RR Dream11 Prediction. Also, hit the bell icon on the bottom right side of your screen to get all the latest Dream11 Prediction updates.