SRH vs RR Forecast
April 9, 2018
Indiam Premier Leage – IPL 2018
Match # 4
Rajsthan Royals vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
Venue: Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad
Date : 9th April 2018 8:00PM IST
Rajasthan Royals make a return to the IPL after 2 years. It has been a huge setback for both the team to loose their Captain, ahead of the tournament due to Ball tempering Ban. RR will certainly miss Steve Smith & SRH will have to play without their highest scorer – David Warner. Which means Kane Williamson gets an opportunity to Captain SRH & Ajinkya Rahane will Captain for RR. Both teams would like to start off with a win and aim for the title this season.
Team Sunrisers Hyderabad:
Shikhar Dhawan, Kane Williamson(c), Manish Pandey, Shakib Al Hasan, Wriddhiman Saha(w), Deepak Hooda, Mohammad Nabi, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Rashid Khan, Basil Thampi, Siddarth Kaul, Sandeep Sharma, Yusuf Pathan, K Khaleel Ahmed, Sachin Baby, Chris Jordan, Alex Hales, Carlos Brathwaite, Ricky Bhui, T Natarajan, Billy Stanlake, Tanmay Agarwal, Shreevats Goswami, Bipul Sharma, Mehdi Hasan
Team Rajasthan Royals:
Rahul Tripathi, Ajinkya Rahane(c), D Arcy Short, Sanju Samson(w), Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler, Krishnappa Gowtham, Shreyas Gopal, Jofra Archer, Dhawal Kulkarni, Jaydev Unadkat, Stuart Binny, Mahipal Lomror, Heinrich Klaasen, Ankit Sharma, Anureet Singh, Zahir Khan, Prashant Chopra, Sudhesan Midhun, Ben Laughlin, Aryaman Birla, Jatin Saxena, Dushmantha Chameera
Team News SRH:-
Alex Hale will be the replacement of David Warner and he will open the innings for SRH with Dhawan. Yusuf Pathan can get a game and if he gets this one it will be his 150th IPL game. The bowling attack looks brilliant with Bhuvaneshwar Kumar, Rashid Khan and Shakib.
SRH Probable XI: Alex Hales, Shikhar Dhawan, Kane Williamson (c), Manish Pandey, Shakib Al Hasan, Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Yusuf Pathan/ Deepak Hooda, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Rashid Khan, Sandeep Sharma, Siddharth Kaul/Basil Thampi
Team News RR:-
Rajasthan Royals franchise is returning in this IPL 2018. Ajinkya Rahane will lead the team. Heinrich Klaasen will be filling in for Steve Smith. Jofra Archer fitness might be a concern for RR.
RR Probable XI: Ajinkya Rahane (c), Rahul Tripathi, Sanju Samson, Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler (wk), Heinrich Klaasen/D’Arcy Short, Staurt Binny / K Gowtham, Jofra Archer, Shreyas Gopal / Ankit Sharma, Jaydev Unadkat, Dhawal Kulkarni
Weather Conditions: Scattered Thunderstorms are expected ahead of the match. It should be a humid day. Temperature rising till 36°.
Avg 1st innings score: 156
Avg 2nd innings score:146
It is a good track for batting and the pitch slows down as the match progresses.