The 19th match of the Indian Premier League, 2023 will take place between Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunrisers Hyderabad on the 14th of April, 2023 at the Eden Gardens, Kolkata.
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Sunrisers Hyderabad Form Guide:
Sunrisers Hyderabad are placed at the 8th position on points table.
The top run scorer for Sunrisers Hyderabad is Rahul Tripathi with 108 runs to his name.
The top wicket taker for Sunrisers Hyderabad is Mayank Markande with 4 scalps under his belt.
Sunrisers Hyderabad have won their previous match against Punjab Kings by 8 wickets.
Punjab Kings batted first and they posted a total of 143 for 9 in 20 overs. The top order failed terribly and Punjab Kings looked in all sorts of trouble at 78 for 8 in the 13th over. This is when Shikhar Dhawan unleashed his beast mode and smashed the Sunrisers Hyderabad bowlers for fun. He scored 99 not out from 66 balls to take Punjab Kings to 143 in 20 overs of play.
During the chase, Sunrisers Hyderabad got off to a rocky start. They were 2 wickets down for 45 runs in the 9th over. After this phase, Rahul Tripathi and Aiden Markram came together and stitched a match winning partnership of 100 runs to win the match for their team in the 18th over with 8 wickets in hand. Rahul Tripathi top scored with 74 runs to his name.
Kolkata Knight Riders Form Guide:
Kolkata Knight Riders are currently placed at the 3rd position on points table.
The top run scorer for Kolkata Knight Riders is Venkatesh Iyer with 120 runs to his name.
The top wicket taker for Kolkata Knight Riders is Sunil Narine with 6 scalps under his belt.
Kolkata Knight Riders have won a thrilling previous match against Gujarat Titans by 3 wickets.
Gujarat Titans batted first and they posted a big total of 204 for 4 in 20 overs. Sai Sudarshan played a fantastic knock of 53 in 38 balls while Vijay Shankar went all guns blazing and top scored with 63 runs to his name, which he accumulated in just 24 balls.
During the chase, Kolkata Knight Riders lost Rahmanullah Gurbaz early on. Venkatesh Iyer and Nitish Rana played superbly. They scored 83 and 45 runs respectively. Rashid Khan picked up a hat-trick in his final over and changed the course of the match until Rinku Singh came up with a match winning knock of 48 in 21 balls. He smashed 5 sixes off the last 5 balls of the game to win it for KKR with 3 wickets in hand.
Let’s have a look at the squads:
Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH): Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Abdul Samad, Abhishek Sharma, Aiden Markram, Fazalhaq Farooqi, Glenn Phillips, Kartik Tyagi, Marco Jansen, Rahul Tripathi, T. Natarajan, Umran Malik, Washington Sundar, Mayank Dagar, Upendra Yadav, Sanvir Singh, Samarth Vyas, Vivrant Sharma, Mayank Markande, Adil Rashid, Heinrich Klaasen, Mayank Agarwal, Harry Brook
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR): Shreyas Iyer (C), Andre Russell, Anukul Roy, Harshit Rana, Lockie Ferguson (T), Nitish Rana, Rahmanullah Gurbaz (T), Rinku Singh, Shardul Thakur (T), Sunil Narine, Tim Southee, Umesh Yadav, Varun Chakravarthy, Venkatesh Iyer, Shakib Al Hasan, Mandeep Singh, Litton Das, Kulwant Khejroliya, David Wiese, Suyash Sharma, Vaibhav Arora, N. Jagadeesan
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions – PrePlay
Who will win the toss? – Kolkata Knight Riders
Who will win?- Kolkata Knight Riders
Top Batter (Runs Score) – Aiden Markram (Sunrisers Hyderabad), Nitish Rana (Kolkata Knight Riders)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Mayank Markande (Sunrisers Hyderabad), Sunil Narine (Kolkata Knight Riders)
Most Sixes – Aiden Markram (Sunrisers Hyderabad), Nitish Rana (Kolkata Knight Riders)
Player of the Match- Nitish Rana (Kolkata Knight Riders)
Team Scores Batting first – Kolkata Knight Riders 170+, Sunrisers Hyderabad 160+
Match Handicap: Kolkata Knight Riders