The match 33 of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019 will be going to take place between SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) and Chennai Super Kings (CSK) at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad on Wednesday, April 17.
While the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) have more or less confirmed their place in the playoffs, the Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) have lost their way after starting really well. They have been at the wrong end of the result for the three consecutive games and the game against CSK couldn’t have come at the worst time for them.
Chennai Super Kings are enjoying the lead of 4 points over the second placed team while SunRisers Hyderabad are at the sixth place after facing 3 consecutive losses.
- The IPL 2019, match 33- SRH vs CSK will take place at 08:00 PM IST on Wednesday, April 17.
- The match will be played at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad.
- The game can be streamed live on Star Sports Networks and Hotstar.
Pitch and Weather Condition/Report:
Hyderabad will experience scorching heat in the lead up to the game. But it will cool down in the evening and the temperature will come down considerably to 29 Degrees Celsius during the match. There won’t be a lot of dew in this game if we go by the previous game.
The Hyderabad pitch has surprisingly slowed down considerably in the last couple of matches. It is expected to be the same for this game as well with the spinners coming into play. The team winning the toss might opt to bat first.
- Average first innings score: 180 – 4 IPL matches this season
- Record of chasing team: Won – 1, Lost – 3
SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH):
SRH are expected to play with the same playing XI as they played with in their last match against DC despite the loss.
SRH Team (from): Shakib Al Hasan, Yusuf Pathan, Martin Guptill, Wriddhiman Saha, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, David Warner, Shreevats Goswami, Siddarth Kaul, Manish Pandey, Mohammad Nabi, Kane Williamson (c), Jonny Bairstow, Shahbaz Nadeem, Vijay Shankar, Sandeep Sharma, Ricky Bhui, Deepak Hooda, Billy Stanlake, T. Natarajan, Basil Thampi, Rashid Khan, K Khaleel Ahmed, Abhishek Sharma.
Probable XI: Kane Williamson (c), David Warner, Vijay Shankar, Manish Pandey, Jonny Bairstow (wk), Deepak Hooda, Abhishek Sharma, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Khaleel Ahmed, Sandeep Sharma.
Chennai Super Kings (CSK):
Injured Dwayne Bravo will remain unavailable for Chennai Super Kings. Shane Watson might replace Sam Billings to make a comeback in the team.
CSK Team (From): Harbhajan Singh, Shane Watson, Dwayne Bravo, M.S. Dhoni (c), Suresh Raina, Ravindra Jadeja,Murali Vijay, Karn Sharma, Kedar Jadhav, Ambati Rayudu, Imran Tahir, Faf du Plessis, Deepak Chahar, Sam Billings, Mohit Sharma, Shardul Thakur, Dhruv Shorey, Scott Kuggeleijn, Monu Kumar, Mitchell Santner, Chaitanya Bishnoi, N Jagadeesan, Ruturaj Gaikwad, K.M. Asif.
Probable XI: Shane Watson, Faf du Plessis, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni (c & wk), Kedar Jadhav, Ravindra Jadeja, Harbhajan Singh, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar, Imran Tahir.
Fantasy Tips and suggestions:
Wicketkeeper: In wicketkeeping, Jonny Bairstow and MS Dhoni both are capable contenders but we will like to see Dhoni as a keeper while Bairstow as an opener.
Batsmen: For SRH, David Warner, Jonny Bairstow and Kane Williamson are the top picks while for CSK, Shane Watson, Faf du Plessis and Suresh Raina are expected to do the destruction.
All-rounders: Deepak Hooda and Abhishek Sharma will be featuring as all-rounders from SRH while CSK will feature Ravindra Jadeja and Kedar Jadhav as their prime all-rounder.
Bowlers: For SRH, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Khaleel Ahmed and Rashid Khan are the top picks among bowlers while for CSK, Harbhajan Singh, Imran Tahir and Deepak Chahar will lead the bowling unit.
Captain and Vice Captain: Shane Watson, Faf du Plessis, David Warner, Jonny Bairstow are the top picks for captain and vice captain.
Dream 11 pick #1:
Shane Watson (vc), David warner (c), Jonny Bairstow, Faf du plessis, Suresh Raina, MS Dhoni (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Deepak Hooda, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Imran Tahir, Rashid Khan.
- Captain: David Warner
- Vice Captain: Shane Watson
Dream 11 pick #2:
David Warner, Shane Watson, Jonny Bairstow ©, Faf du Plessis (vc), Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni (wk), Rashid Khan, Ravindra Jadeja, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Khaleel Ahmed, Imran Tahir.
- Captain: Jonny Bairstow
- Vice Captain: Faf du Plessis