Rising Pune Supergiant is placed in 7th position winning just 2 matches out of 5. Rising Pune supergiant just won the last match when they needed it the most. Manoj Tiwary cameo and some disciplined bowling especially by Ben Stokes proved match winner against Royal Challengers Bangalore. On the other hand, Sunrisers Hyderabad is placed at the point table on the 3rd position having won 4 out of six games. Posting a score of 191 runs in 20 over, Sunrisers Hyderabad came over the Delhi’s chase scare and won the match by 15 runs. The battle of two captains from Australia is on the card to prove their mettle.
Last time they played: Last time they played against each other, it was a low scoring thriller. Sunrisers Hyderabad posted a total of 137 runs in their quota of 20 overs and restricted the batsman of Rising Pune supergiant for the score of 133 runs and won the match by 4 runs.
Head to head battle: The two teams have met 2 times and the result have been different on both occasion. Sunrisers Hyderabad and Rising Pune Supergiant have both won a game each against each other. Scorecard: Rising Pune Supergiant: 1, Sunrisers Hyderabad: 1.
Sunrisers Hyderabad: WWLLW
Rising Pune Supergiant: WLLLW
Sunrisers Hyderabad: The inclusion of Kane Williamson in the playing eleven have been beneficial for the Hyderabad Franchise. And he was at his best in the previous game. The other change in the team Mohd. Siraj the debutant performance was also notable. The team would not tinker much with the playing eleven and should play with the same eleven.
Probable XI: David Warner, Moises Henriques, Kane Williamson, Shikhar Dhawan, Yuvraj Singh, Naman Ojha, Rashid Khan, Deepak Hooda, Sidharth Kaul/Ashish Nehra, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohd Siraj.
Rising Pune Supergiant: The winning momentum which the team was looking for was provided in the previous match and Pune will be eager for capitalizing on it. Daniel Christian can make way for Faf du Plessis. Rest playing eleven will be perhaps the same as the other night.
Probable XI: Ajinkya Rahane, Rahul Tripathi, Steven Smith, Ben Stokes, MS Dhoni, Manoj Tiwary, Daniel Christian/ Faf du Plessis, Rahul Chahar, Jayadev Unadkat, Shardul Thakur, Imran Tahir.
Players in the Spotlight:
Kane Williamson: his inclusion to the side have strengthened the batting of Hyderabad to a whole different level. His team would be looking some more solid performances from his side.
Steven Smith: he had got the start in his last few matches but haven’t capitalized to make it a big score. A captain’s knock is just around the corner for sure.
What: Rising Pune Supergiant vs Sunrisers Hyderabad, 22nd April, 16:00.
Where: Maharashtra Cricket Association’s international stadium, Pune.
What to expect: spinners will play a major part in the match and it will be a warm day of cricket.
Toss Prediction: batting first will be a good option by winning the toss at Pune.
Match Prediction: Sunrisers Hyderabad would prove handy in this battle against Rising Pune Supergiant and are likely to win the match.
- first inning score will be surely on the higher side so place your bet accordingly.
- Match odds for the game between Rising Pune Supergiant and Sunrisers Hyderabad are 85-86 Hyderabad.