After losing four games in a row, KKR needs to win 9 straight to win the title. Their opponents today, SRH, gained some momentum with their win last game against CSK. SRH are the only team other than MI to beat CSK in this season.
It’s a day game in Hyderabad. When last time these two teams met in this season, KKR had the laugh with few humongous final overs. Going by the pitch , We are sure to have another high scoring game. Team winning the toss might chose to bat first. KKR in the last game failed to chase down 214 in last game played here.
Will SRH tick the middle order box
SRH, though they won against Chennai, it came with MSD in Chennai. Their middle order is not yet checked in their lost win. Bairstow ensured win by staying till climax of the max. Jhonny Bairstow’s form aided Kane Williamson to take rest until he regained full fitness. Now its Kane Williamson’s turn to check SRH’s middle order woes by batting through.
CAn Russel Finish off this time?
KKR started off the season well. But the lost four games on trot. Kuldeep’s out of form could be the main reason for their failure. He was wicket less in four games until he picked up Moen Ali in an over after conceding 27 runs. With Bigger Boundaries in Hyderabad, He can feel more secure. Harry Gunrey produced a man of the match performance in his debut. But since then he is hardly effective an conceding runs at regular pace. Nitesh Rana and Andre Russell Almost sealed the match in last game . Slow first ten overs is the reason for their loss. Robin Uthappa cannot score 10 runs in 20 balls especially while chasing in excess of 200.
- Warner to score fifty.
- Kuldeep to pick wickets
- KKR to win the match