Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) will take on Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi. Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) are one of the strongest teams on paper but their Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 campaign got off to a poor start.
Going into this match, KKR has the better overall head-to-head record, having won 10, while SRH has managed just seven wins in 17 matches. However, SRH has had a slight advantage in recent times, having won three out of the last five matches.
SunRisers Hyderabad(SRH), the bowling wasn’t so bad, with Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Rashid Khan leading the pack quite well. While batting, David Warner was unlucky but Jonny Bairstow has to take responsibility for throwing it away. SRH will be without Mitchell Marsh, out of action for the tournament and to be replaced by Jason Holder
Stats: – T20 Sheikh Zayed Stadium Abu Dhabi
Total Matches: – 44
Matches won batting first: – 19
Matches won bowling first: – 25
Average 1st Inns scores: – 137
Average 2nd Inns scores: – 128
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Probable XI:Sunil Narine, Shubman Gill, Dinesh Karthik (wk, c), Nitish Rana, Eoin Morgan, Andre Russell, Rinku Singh, Pat Cummins, Shivman Mavi, Sandeep Warrier, Kuldeep Yadav.
Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) Probable XI:Jonny Bairstow (wk), David Warner (c), Kane Mohammad Nabi, Manish Pandey, Vijay Shankar, Abhishek Sharma, Priyam Garg, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Sandeep Sharma, T Natarajan.