March 24, 2019
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SRH vs KKR Today’s Match Prediction | Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad| IPL Match Preview

By Staff Writer

SRH vs KKR Today Match Prediction | Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kolkata Knight Riders| IPL Match Preview

Hello and welcome to today’s match prediction between SRH vs KKR in the 2nd match of Indian Premier League 2019 which is going to be played between Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunrisers Hyderabad at Eden Gardens in Kolkata.

Indian Premier League has been off the mark with an epic encounter that took place last evening between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Chennai Super Kings. This cricket extravaganza has been on a roar from its first match. Today the 2nd match Will be played between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kolkata Knight Riders at Eden Gardens in Kolkata.

Sunrisers Hyderabad

Sunrisers Hyderabad has one of the most formidable line up in this IPL. This TEAM has great bowlers, all-rounders, and batsmen that can change the game at any point in time. If we go to see the weakness of this team, there are no voids from where the opponent can dominate this team.

On top order they have David Warner, Jonny Bairstow followed by Kane Williamson, Manish Pandey, and Vijay Shankar, this line up visibly shows the depth in the batting depthBowling looks very stable under the services of Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Rashid Khan, Siddharth Kaul, and Basil Thampi. If we compare their batting and bowling, their bowling has an upper edge. They can dismantle any teams batting line up. All Rounder Yusuf Pahan turns out to be a player in disguise, which they use in bowling accordingly. The flexibility and the team combination makes Sunrisers Hyderabad one of the serious contenders for IPL 2019.

Kolkata Knight Riders

Kolkata Knight Riders that is led by Dinesh Karthik looks like a squad of youngsters where they have a great combination of experience and talent when we see their complete playing 11.

Australian T20 specialist Chris Lynn and Carebbian all-rounder Sunil Narine that opens the innings for KKR which is a nightmare in the IPL for any team. In the middle, they have the services of Robin Uthappa, Nitish Rana, SHubhmann Gill, and Andre Russel. The form of Andre Russel will decide the form of KKR this season, he will be a crucial figure from the perspective of KKR.

In bowling, they have Kuldeep Yadav, Sunil Narine and Piyush Chawla this trio has been the backbone of the team that had been successful in the past and this season the same will be expected from them. In pace attack, it seems like the Newzealand pacer Lockie Ferguson and Indian domestic cricketer Prasidh Krishna will lead the pace attack of the team in this season. Let’s go out with facts available for SRH vs KKR today’s match prediction.

When and Where

Venue – Eden Gardens, Kolkata, India

Date & Time – 24th March | 4:00 PM IST

Pitch Report

The pitch of Eden Gardens is a spin-friendly wicket, as both the teams back their spin bowling a lot, so this match will be a blessing for both the teams. A score of 160 runs will be quietly defendable on this ground.

Head to Head Matches played

Total Number of Matches played: 15

KKR: 9

SRH: 6

Team News

David Warner is returning into the squad, whereas due to a shoulder injury Williamson will be out of the first encounter of Sunrises Hyderabad.

Lockie Ferguson will be drafted into the playing 11 as the young bowler Shivam Mavi got injured during the practice session of KKR, otherwise no big changes are expected in the team.

Betting Odds    Bet365   Betway

Srh –                  1.85          1.90

KKR –                 1.80         1.80

Squads

Kolkata Knight Riders – Dinesh Karthik (c), Piyush Chawla, Robin Uthappa, Joe Denly, Sunil Narine, Shrikant Mundhe, Harry Gurney, Andre Russell, Chris Lynn, Carlos Brathwaite, Kuldeep Yadav, Sandeep Warrier, Nitish Rana, Nikhil Naik, KC Cariappa, Prasidh Krishna, Lockie Ferguson, Rinku Singh, Shubman Gill, Yarra Prithviraj

Sunrisers Hyderabad – 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

Probable 11

Kolkata Knight Riders – Chris Lynn, Sunil Narine, Robin Uthappa, Shubman Gill, Nitish Rana, Dinesh Karthik (c/wk), Andre Russell, Piyush Chawla, Kuldeep Yadav, Lockie Ferguson, Prasidh Krishna

Sunrisers Hyderabad – David Warner, Jonny Bairstow, Wriddhiman Saha, Manish Pandey, Vijay Shankar, Yusuf Pathan, Deepak Hooda, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Billy Stanlake, Siddarth Kaul MA Chidambaram Stadium Chennai.

Staff Writer