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| On Oct 6, 2021 12:25 AM IST

IPL RCB vs SRH, Match 52: Possible Playing 11 of Sunrisers Hyderabad


SRH Playing 11: In their penultimate fixture of the IPL 2021, Sunrisers Hyderabad will lock horns against Royal Challengers Bangalore. They are already out of the contention of playoffs, and will look to play fearless cricket.

The Sunrisers Hyderabad could not win their last league match against Kolkata Knight Riders team. The openers, Jason Roy and Wriddhiman Saha failed to provide a good start to the team, and were dismissed early. Then Williamson and Priyam Garg stitched a fine partnership, but count not accelerate enough to push the run rate of the team. Then Abdul Samad was the saving grace for the team with his 3 lusty blows to take team to 115 runs. The bowlers tried hard but could not defend the score, and Holder, Rashid and Siddarth Kaul were the wicket takers.

Team News

  • The team is positioned 8th in the points table with 2 wins in 12 matches.
  • The team is expected to make 1 change in the Playing 11 for their fixture against RCB.

SRH Playing 11 (likely)

The Sunrisers Hyderabad could not play well in this season and has a disastrous first half as well as the second half. The batters have lacked intent and confidence to take on the opposition bowlers, and the inexperienced middle order have done the rest damage.While the bowlers, who have a good track record in the T20 format, have not been able to induce wickets, and need to perform better.

The team’s Playing 11 for this fixture is expected to have 1 change. The left handed batsman Abhishek Sharma can make way for another southpaw from Jharkhand, Virat Singh, who has been a fine performer in the domestic cricket.

SRH Playing 11 (likely)

1. Jason Roy
2. Wriddhiman Saha (wk)
3. Kane Williamson (c)
4. Priyam Garg
5. Abhishek Sharma/ Virat Singh
6. Jason Holder
7. Abdul Samad
8. Rashid Khan
9. Bhuvneshwar Kumar
10. Umran Malik
11. Siddarth Kaul

Sunrisers Hyderabad Squad

SRH Squad: Kane Williamson (c), David Warner, Abhishek Sharma, Basil Thampi, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Manish Pandey, Mohammad Nabi, Rashid Khan, Sandeep Sharma, Shahbaz Nadeem, Shreevats Goswami, Siddarth Kaul, Khaleel Ahmed, T Natarajan, Vijay Shankar, Wriddhiman Saha, Virat Singh, Priyam Garg, Jason Holder, Abdul Samad, Kedar Jadhav, Mujeeb-ur-Rahman, Jagadeesha Suchith, Sherfane Rutherford, Jason Roy

Where to Watch RCB vs SRH Live IPL 2021

WATCH RCB vs SRH LIVE on Star Sports TV Network in different languages like Star Sports  1 English, Star Sports 1 Hindi, Star Sports 1 Tamil, Star Sports 1 Telugu, Star Sports 1 Kannada, and Star Sports Malayalam.The match can also be streamed live on the Disney+Hotstar app by taking their monthly or yearly membership plan. The telecom operators, Vodafone Idea, Airtel, and Jio are offering different plans for their customers bundled with Disney+ Hotstar app to WATCH RCB vs SRH Indian Premier League 2021. All the cricketing nations including 100 countries will be able to view the Indian Premier League 2021 on their Television Sets.

4 Fantasy picks for Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Sunrisers Hyderabad from SRH

1. Jason Roy

The top order batsman is expected to fire all cylinders in this match due to his food track record of making a fighting comeback after failures. In his first appearance for SRH in this season, he scored 60 runs, which would keep him confident of contributing for the team.

Name Matches Runs Average
Jason Roy 3 72 24

2. Jason Holder

The all rounder from West Indies has been a prolific performer in the test format, and is not a preffered pick for the T20s. But, Holder has been impressive for the Sunrisers team in this season and has scored useful runs and taken wickets in a consistent manner.

Name Matches Wickets/Runs Average
Jason Holder 6 11/68 15.27/17

3. Abdul Samad

Abdul Samad will also be one of the picks for this fixture due to his clean striking and confidence he has displayed in this season. He has been able to finish the innings well for the SRH team and would look to continue the same performances. In the last league match, when the batters were struggling to score big shots, he hit 3 of them and will be in confidence.In 37 T20 matches, he has hit 599 runs.

Name Matches Runs Average
Abdul Samad 37 599 28.52

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4. Rashid Khan

Rashid has been playing well in the T20 format all around the world. Even after all these years, Rashid has been able to contain runs and pick wickets consistently, which shows his talent. In the last league match, he picked a wicket with an economy of under 6.

Name Matches Wickets Average
Rashid Khan 12 15 19.73

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