Indian Premier League, 2018

 Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kings XI Punjab

The Big Picture

It is expected to be another pulsating clash at the Vivo IPL 2018 with the 2016 champions Sunrisers Hyderabad set to host the Kings XI Punjab.

Where: Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad

When: 26 April 2018

Here’s a look at what the odds have to say  in today’s  HYD VS PNJ IPL 2018 match as per Bet365  HYD VS PNJ IPL Prediction:

ODDS IN FAVOUR OF KEY PLAYERS FROM BOTH TEAMS

HYD VS PNJ Top Batsman:

Shikhar Dhawan (SRH): The Southpaw has been in scintillating form off late in the shortest format of the game, and it has been as he has accumulated a total of 121 runs in the two games thus far, and the odds in favor of him performing  in today’s HYD VS PNJ is 5/2, meaning a return of 250 over a stake of Rs 100.

Kane Williamson (SRH): Coming in as a  replacement skipper for David Warner, the Kiwi batsman fared quite well in the first two games thus far, and odds of performing in today’s  HYD VS PNJ match are 5/2 meaning a stake of Rs 250  over an investment of Rs 100.

Chris Gayle (KXIP): The Universe Boss announced his arrival to the Vivo IPL 2018 with a pulsating 63 off just 33 balls against CSK, and the odds of him performing in today’s HYD VS PNJ match is 9/4, meaning a return of 325 over a stake of Rs 100.

 Pun vs Hyd Top Bowlers:

Rashid Khan (SRH);  The vile leg-spinner form Afghanistan has captured the imagination of the cricketing world with a variety of skills at his disposal. Rashid added another feather to his cap as he breached the record of bowling most no of dot balls (18) in an innings in the last match against MI, and the chances of him performing in today’s HYD VS PNJ match are 9/4, meaning a return of Rs 325 over a stake of Rs 100.

Ravi Ashwin (KXIP): Apart from his bowling (1-32 in the last match vs CSK), the real standout in this year’s IPL is Ashwin’s captaincy, and the odds of him performing again in today’s HYD VS PNJ match is 3/1, meaning a return of Rs 400 over a stake of 100.

Mujib Ur Rahman (KXIP): 

The 17-year-old Mujib ur Rahman continues to grow by leaps and bound in the IPL.

Defending 144, Mujib took 2-25 in his quota of 4 overs, the last of which was in the final over of the match when he denied a rampaging Shreyas Iyer (57), to help script a memorable 4-run win for his side, and the odds of him performing again in today’s HYD VS PNJ  match is 3/1, meaning a return of Rs 400 over a stake of 100.

 

PNJ VS HYD MATCH WHO WILL WIN THE MATCH?

So, who will clinch today’s HYD VS PNJ?

As per Bet365, The odds in favor of Sunrisers Hyderabad winning the game is 1/1 meaning a return of Rs 200  over a stake of Rs 100 while that of Kings XI Punjab is 4/5, meaning a return of 180 over a bid of 100.

OUR PREDICTION: AS PER THE ODDS, BOTH TEAMS WILL START ON EQUAL FOOTING, BUT WITH THE MATCH BEING HELD AT MOHALI, KXIP WILL START AS SLIGHT FAVORITES TO WIN THE MATCH