SRH VS RR 2018: Full Match, Head to Head, Sunrisers Hyderabad VS Rajasthan Royals
DATE – 9 April 2018
SUNRISERS HYDERABAD (SRH) VS RAJASTHAN ROYALS (RR)
TIMING – 8.00 P.M. (INDIAN TIMING)
VENUE – Rajiv Gandhi Intl. Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad
POSSIBLE ELEVEN OF BOTH THE TEAMS
SUNRISERS HYDERABAD (SRH)
After the culmination of the entire Auction process, one team would be really proud of their performance and they are the Sunrisers Hyderabad. They have retained their core players in Kane Williamson and Bhuvneshwar Kumar. They also managed to get back some other former players like Mohammad Nabi, Rashid Khan, Shikhar Dhawan, Chris Jordan, and Henry Klassen.
Openers – Alex Hales and Shikhar Dhawan
Middle order – Manish Pandey, Yusuf Pathan, and Shakib Al Hasan
Wicket Keeper – Wriddhiman Saha
All-rounder – Carlos Brathwaite
Spinner – Rashid Khan
Fast Bowlers – Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Siddharth Kaul, Sandeep Sharma
RAJASTHAN ROYALS (RR)
Rajasthan Royals is a team known for promoting young talents. In this 2018 Indian Premier League, they came with a new and slightly different strategy.
Openers – Rahul Tripathi and Ajinkya Rahane
Middle orders – Henry Klassen, Sanju Samson, Mahipal Lomror
All-rounders – Ben Stokes and Jofra Archer
Wicket-keeper – Jos Buttler
Bowlers – Ankit Sharma, Jaydev Unadkat, Dhawal Kulkarni.
HOW DOES THE RAJIV GANDHI INTERNATIONAL PITCH PLAYS?
The wicket of Rajiv Gandhi cricket stadium is considered as a flat track. This means that the spinners would enjoy bowling here than the pacers. India almost chased down 350 in an ODI against Australia. Sachin Tendulkar scored 175 runs on this pitch, which has a reputation of being batsman friendly and high scoring pitch.
So as per the current record, Ajinkya Rahane has played well on this track. So get ready for the most exciting match with the start of the season only. Let’s see who wins the match to go ahead for qualifiers.