Lions Vs Tigers
Gujrat Lions is going to make their Debut in IPL today against Kings Punjab. This will be first match for both the teams in Vivo Ipl09 .Gujrat lions is a new franchise which will be led Suresh raina, who is from CSK DNA. Their co Debutants Rising Pune have already registered their first win. Let us sneak peak in to the sides and predictions.
Like their co debutants ,Pune doesn’t lack any experience. They have got MCcullumn, Jadeja ,DJ bravo, Faulkner and Skipper Raina himself. Suresh raina represented CSK in all the csk matches. Batting Department is looking absolutely strong ,But Bowling seems to vulnerable. Steyn not being in great form, Faulkner ineffectiveness on Indian decks are major concerns. Jadeja is the only man to go in spin department.
Raina, Jadeja, Bravo, Faulkner, Mccullumn.
Kings Punjab are one of the teams who never won the trophy. They mad to semis in 2014 and 2008. They had a bad outing yesteryear. They have destructive Batsmen like Maxwell and Miller. Shaun Marsh and Jhonson will strengthen their line up. On the whole ,they look Quite balanced.
Kolkata vs Delhi match story
Team is almost changed…They have got new captain…They appointed new coach..But Delhi hasnt changed in terms of performance. Their fate has not changed. Their opening match was a disaster against kolkata Knight Raiders. Kolkata managed an easy win Kolkata on Sunday.
Kolkata made a good start to campaign. They outplayed Delhi in all departments. In a lacklustre match on Sunday, Kolkata won against Delhi with nine wickets in Hand. Russell(3/24,),Hogg(3/19), chwala(2/21),Hastings(2/6) have restricted Visitors to 98. SA opener Quinton De Kock who opened the batting for Delhi is the top scorer with 17 runs.KKR chased down the target without any hassle. Gautham Gambhir top scored the innings with 38 from 41 balls. Robin Uthappa assisted him with 35 in just 33 bals. Russell is awarded man of the match foe his 3 wicket haul.