On Sunday, April 9, the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad will host the 14th match of the ongoing Indian Premier League 2023 between Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) and Punjab Kings (PBKS). With PBKS at the third position on the points table and SRH at the bottom, the two teams have had contrasting fortunes in the tournament so far.
Aiden Markram’s Sunrisers Hyderabad will take on Shikhar Dhawan’s Punjab Kings in what promises to be an exciting match. While Punjab Kings remain unbeaten in the tournament, Sunrisers Hyderabad are yet to win a match. We predict that Punjab Kings will continue their winning run and defeat Sunrisers Hyderabad in this encounter. The Men in Orange have had a dismal start to their campaign, losing both their matches by huge margins, while Punjab Kings have won both their games in convincing fashion. Dhawan and his team will be eager to continue their good run, while SRH will need to put in a massive effort to get their campaign back on track.
Time: 7.30 PM IST
Venue: Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad
TV: Star Sports Network
Live Streaming: Jio Cinemas
Match: SRH vs PBKS Match 13 Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023
Toss: To Bowl
Both teams will be aiming to bat first and post a big score on the board in the forthcoming match between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Punjab Kings at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium. A high-scoring game can be anticipated given the strong hitting abilities of both squads. The team that wins the coin toss will probably decide to bat first in an effort to put the other team under pressure. We might be in for a thrilling game if we get off to a strong start.
The Hyderabad pitch has always benefited batsmen, but it also provides some assistance for bowlers. Spinners are anticipated to become increasingly important as the game progresses. Given the prior outcomes, winning the toss and choosing to bat first would be the best move for the teams. As the game goes on, the pitch is expected to slow down, making it more difficult for batsmen to score runs. Consequently, it would be best for the teams to bat first.
|RealFeel Shade™ 31°
|Wind ESE 17km/h
|Cloud cover 4%
|Wind Gusts 22 km/h
|Visibility 16 km
|Cloud ceiling 9100m
|Dew point 15°
|Time 7.30 PM INST
SRHvs PBKS Head-to-Head IPL statistics :
Overall Played: 20
Won by SRH: 13
Won by PBKS:7
Where the two teams finished last season: SRH finished 8th. , while PBKS finished 6th.
Win-Loss record of the two teams in IPL 2022 (league stage):
Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) – Played – 14, Won – 6, Lost -8, Points – 12
Punjab Kings (PBKS)- Played – 14, Won – 7, Lost – 7, Points -14
PLAYING 11 and Key Player Strategy
Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) XI
Anmolpreet Singh, Fazalhaq Farooqi, Rahul Tripathi, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Umran Malik, T Natarajan, Aiden Markram, Henrich Klassen, Abdul Samad, Washington Sundar, Harry Brook.
Umran Malik, T Natarajan, Aiden Markram, Henrich Klassen , Washington Sundar, Harry Brook, our key players
Punjab Kings (PBKS) XI
Shikhar Dhawan (c), Prabhsimran Singh, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Jitesh Sharma (wk), Shahrukh Khan, Sam Curran, Sikandar Raza, Nathan Ellis, Harpreet Brar, Rahul Chahar, Arshdeep Singh
Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Sam Curran, Sikandar Raza, Nathan Ellis, Rahul Chahar, Arshdeep Singh are our key players
MY DREAM XI TEAM
Bhanuka Rajapaksa, , Sam Curran(C), Sikandar Raza(VC), Nathan Ellis, Rahul Chahar, Arshdeep Singh, Umran Malik, Aiden Markram, Henrich Klassen , Washington Sundar, Harry Brook,
BETTING TIPS SRH VS PBKS
PBKS TO WIN
The two teams have had contrasting fortunes so far this season, with Punjab Kings unbeaten and sitting pretty in third place in the points table, while the Sunrisers Hyderabad are yet to register a win and languishing at the bottom. Despite the Sunrisers’ home advantage, we believe that the Punjab Kings will come out on top in this encounter.
The pitch at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad is expected to favour the batters initially, but it may slow down as the match progresses, making batting increasingly difficult. Therefore, the team winning the toss is likely to opt to bat first. The Punjab Kings have shown good form with both bat and ball, and their winning momentum is expected to continue. On the other hand, the Sunrisers have struggled to score runs and will need a massive effort to turn their fortunes around. All things considered, we predict that the Punjab Kings will defeat the Sunrisers Hyderabad in this match.