Rajasthan Royals (RR) will take their chances by winning back to back matches on the other hand the team of Sunrisers Hyderabad will be hoping to make their win. The two teams will fight head to head in Match 40 of the Dream11 Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 in Dubai on Thursday. Here are some details about the game and the teams.
Current Status of Both Teams
Rajasthan Royals have already won four matches against ten; they will be entering into this game after a seven-wicket victory against Chennai Super Kings (CSK). Whereas, Sunrisers Hyderabad have already won three games wins against nine matches. Leading the team Captain David Warner almost won the match against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR).
The two teams Rajasthan Royals and Sunrisers Hyderabad will be squaring things off in Match 40, earlier the two teams faced each other this season, Rajasthan Royals surged on top of the scoreboard with an excellent 85-run collaboration between Rahul Tewatia and Riyan Parag.
Pitch and Conditions
The pitch at Sheik Zayed Stadium in Dubai has made it a bit difficult for players. All the batsmen have given their best and harvested the result but at the beginning, the pitch had kept the interest of the players be it pacers or the spinners they got their possibility to take the wickets. The pitch making the game slower and this means teams with try to bat it will increase the chances of scoring.
Expected Players of Rajasthan Royals and Sunrisers Hyderabad
Rajasthan Royals– Robin Uthappa, Ben Stokes, Sanju Samson (WK), Steve Smith (C), Jos Buttler, Rahul Tewatia, Jofra Archer, Riyan Parag, Shreyas Gopal, Ankit Rajpoot/Jaydev Unadkat, Kartik Tyagi
Sunrisers Hyderabad- Jonny Bairstow (WicketKeeper), Kane Williamson/Mohammad Nabi, Priyam Garg, David Warner (Captain), Manish Pandey, Vijay Shankar, Abdul Samad, Rashid Khan, Sandeep Sharma, T Natarajan, Basil Thampi
- Match Timings- 7:30 PM (IST), 6:00 PM (Local).
- TV– Star Sports 1, Star Sports 2, Star Sports 1 Hindi
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