DC will be taking on the SRH. The past week has been a picture in contrast to these franchises. SRH will be pushing its limits against DC in this competition. IPL 2020 2nd Qualifier will be played between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Delhi Capitals.
IPL: Delhi Capitals vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
Venue: Sheikh Zayed Stadium
Date: Nov 08, 2020
Time: 07:30 PM
Delhi Capitals are going to face Sunrisers Hyderabad in the second qualifier of IPL 2020 at the Sheikh Zayed stadium. Delhi Capitals finished at the 2nd position in the league stage. But their performances were not up to the mark in the last few matches. They lost their last match against Mumbai Indians in the first qualifier match. Sunrisers Hyderabad, on the other hand, ended at the 3rd position in the league stage. SRH has raised the bar with their brilliant performance in the last few matches. They won their last match against Royal Challengers Banglore in the eliminator match. Sunrisers Hyderabad will be starting as favorites to win this game against Delhi Capitals.
The skies will stay clear with zero chances of rain interruptions. The weather conditions will remain hot for the entire duration of the game with no relief even after the sunset. The temperature is expected to hover around 32 degrees Celsius.
The surface became sluggish with the number of games played on the venue. The pacers can trouble batsmen with the early swing. The batsmen need to invest some energy in the middle before attacking the bowlers for maximums. The spinners can prove to be dangerous on this surface. The average score at this venue is 161 runs
Probable Playing XI:
Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer(C), Rishabh Pant(W), Marcus Stoinis, Daniel Sams, Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje
David Warner(C), Shreevats Goswami(WK), Manish Pandey, Kane Williamson, Priyam Garg, Jason Holder, Abdul Samad, Rashid Khan, Shahbaz Nadeem, Sandeep Sharma, T Natarajan
Head to Head records in IPL:
David Warner: Warner has been in incredible form in this IPL season. The SRH skipper has scored 546 runs from 15 matches. He may score big numbers in this high voltage game.
Shikhar Dhawan: Dhawan is looking in good touch. He got out without scoring in the last match and will be determined enough to make a strong comeback in this game. He has scored 525 runs in 15 matches for DC.
Sandeep Sharma: Sandeep is expected to strike in this match. He is known to hunt big players with his brilliant bowling skills. In 12 matches he took 13 wickets.
Axar Patel: Axar has bowled with great maturity in this season. He has the ability to give a breakthrough in a crucial situation. He has sent 8 batsmen back to the pavilion in 13 matches. Axar can also give some fantasy points from his batting skills.
TEAM 1 (IF DC BATS FIRST)
TEAM 2 (IF SRH BATS FIRST)
Sunrisers Hyderabad is expected to win this game.
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.