Cricket fans got their money back in yesterday’s thrilling encounter between the Rajasthan Royals (RR) and Lucknow Super Giants (LSG). The RR bowlers kept their nerve till the end, helping their team cross the line by the faintest margin of 3 runs.
Another fixture between DC and KKR turned out to be one-sided. The DC batters proved too hot for the KKR blowers and amassed a massive 215 runs. KKR were bundled out for 171 runs, and in the end, DC won the match by a big margin, and grabbed two crucial points as well.
The excitement in the IPL has been growing with every passing match. In today’s encounter, Sunrisers Hyderabad will take on Gujarat Titans at the DY Patil Stadium in Mumbai.
GT and SRH are currently in third and eighth place in this edition of the IPL, respectively.
In previous match, SRH overpowered CSK.
SRH came back strongly in the previous match and outclassed the defending champions, Chennai Super Kings, comfortably by eight wickets, opening their accounts for IPL 2022. SRH opener Abhishek Sharma played a remarkable innings of 75 runs and skipper Kane Williamson slammed 32, which proved enough for SRH to grab two points.
GT lone unbeaten side
The Gujarat Titans, the only unbeaten franchise so far in this IPL, would like to continue their winning streak against SRH in tonight’s important fixture. GT is looking more confident under the leadership of Hardik Pandya.
All the GT players look to be in marvellous form. The batters are in great nick and they are clicking as per the match situation. In the previous match, GT chased down 189 runs set by PBKS.
Shubman Gill’s 96, Sai Sudharsan’s 35, and Hardik Pandya’s 27 runs helped the team cross the line. Never forget the lusty hitting of Rahul Tewatia, who slammed 2 sixes off the final 2 balls that proved too much for the side to get home with 6 wickets remaining.
Toss to play a vital role
The toss will play a decisive role in today’s match; the team winning the toss will elect to bowl first. This ground is perfect for chasing. It is easier for the team to bat later. So, both captains would like to go on a chase.
The Gujarat Titans surprised many with their perfect game planning and clicking at the important points of the match. The team’s bowling is looking potent. Mohammed Shami, Lockie Ferguson, and Rashid Khana are the known faces. With their lethal bowling, they can change the complexion of the match at any time. The team has some exciting batters like Shubman Gill, Rahul Tewatia, the captain himself and others.
The mood in the SRH camp is upbeat after defeating CSK. Abhishek Sharma, Kane Williamson, Rahul Tripathi, Nicholas Pooran, and Aiden Markram can surprise any attack. These batsmen have the potential to accelerate their run rate and surprise their opponents. Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Marco Jansen, T Natarajan, and others have the responsibility of the team’s bowling.
It is going to be a fabulous match tonight. Be ready to witness another exciting encounter.