Match 43 of the 2020 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will take place on Saturday at the Dubai International Stadium in the second tie between the two teams of the season with KL Rahul-led Kings XI Punjab’s David Warner’s Steve Smith. .
SRH and KXIP are currently ranked fifth and sixth respectively in the IPL 2020 standings, having won four of the ten matches they have played so far.
Punjab are on a three-match winning streak against Delhi Capitals (DC), Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Mumbai Indians (MI).
On the other hand, the David Warner-led side won by eight wickets against the Rajasthan Royals at the same venue on Thursday, courtesy Manish Pandey’s 47-ball 83 *, Vijay Shankar’s fifty and Jason Holder’s stunning 33 for three.
Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Kings XI Hyderabad by 69 runs on October 8 in Dubai. While SRH seeks to seal another win against Punjab, KL Rahul’s side will be keen to jump back and settle the scores.
Head-to-head, the Hyderabad franchise has a bigger edge than Kings XI Punjab going into the conflict.
Both teams have locked the horns in a total of 15 matches played so far, with SRH winning on 11 occasions.
Speaking of the record of both sides in this space, KXIP won four of the seven matches they played in Dubai. SRH, on the other hand, have sealed five matches in eight games at this location.
Meanwhile, some players from both teams will get their individual score.
Kings XI’s Chris Gayle is just 36 runs short of reaching 1,000 IPL runs for the owner, while his teammate Glenn Maxwell needs just 13 runs to complete 1,500 runs in the rich league.
Meanwhile, Manish Pandey and Sandeep Sharma need 77 runs and one wicket respectively to complete 1,000 runs and 100 wickets in the IPL.
When to watch?
The match between KXIP vs SRH will be the second clash of the dual title that kickstarts at 7.30pm IST at 7.30pm, with no fans among the COVID-19 epidemics.
Where to look?
The clash will be broadcast on the Star Sports Network, while the live streaming of the competition will also be available on Star’s streaming app, Hotstar.
SRH vs KXIP, Dream 11 Team Prediction:
Wicket-keeper: KL Rahul (Captain)
Batsmen: Johnny Burstow, Chris Gayle, Mayank Agarwal, David Warner, Manish Pandey,
All-rounders: Jason Holder, Vijay Shankar
Bowlers: Mohammad Shami, Arshdeep Singh, Sandeep Sharma
Sunrisers Hyderabad Possible XI: David Warner (c), Johnny Burstow (wk), Manish Pandey, Vijay Shankar, Priyam Cork, Abdul Samad, Jason Holder, Rashid Khan, Shahbaz Nadeem / Abhishek Sharma, Sandeep Sharma, D Natarajan.
Kings XI Punjab Possible XI: KL Rahul (C / WK), Mayank Agarwal, Chris Gayle, Nicholas Pooran, Glenn Maxwell, Deepak Hooda, James Neesham, M Aswin, Arshdeep Singh, Ravi Bishnoi, Mohammad Shami.
Sunrisers Hyderabad: David Warner (C), Johnny Burstow (wk), Manish Pandey, Vijay Shankar, Priyam Cork, Abdul Samad, Jason Holder, Rashid Khan, Shahbaz Nadeem, Sandeep Sharma, D Natarajan, Viruthiman Saha, Srivastava Goswami, Siddharth, Kane William Pavanaka Sandeep, Billy Stanlake, Fabian Allen, Virat Singh, Basil Thambi, Khalil Ahmed, Sanjay Yadav, Abhishek Sharma, Prithviraj Yarra.
Kings XI Punjab: KL Rahul (wk / C), Mayank Agarwal, Chris Gayle, Nicholas Pooran, Glenn Maxwell, Deepak Hooda, James Neesham, Murugan Aswin, Mohammad Shami, Ravi Bishnoi, Arshdeep Singh, Mandeep Singh, Chris Jordan, Krishnappa Go Shelton Cottrell, Sarfraz Khan, Hartus Viljon, Jagadeesha Suchit, Ishan Boral, Mujeeb Ur Rehman, Tajinder Singh, Darshan Nalkande, Simran Singh, Harpreet Brother.