IPL2021 Match3 KKR vs SRH Match Prediction, head to head, match preview, Probable Playing XI.
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) finished their IPL2020 season on the 5th spot in the IPL point table. KKR with some new buys desperate to change their fortune this year. Kolkata have added Shakib Ul Hasan, Harbhajan Singh at the time of IPLAuciton 2021.
Eoin Morgan will be leading this side for a full time this year. In the last year, Dinesh Karthik resigned as KKR Captain in the mid-way of the tournament.
KKR have a strong batting line-up, the likes of Shubman Gill, Rahul Tripathi, Eoin Morgan, Andre Russell, Dinesh Karthik, and Nitish Rana make it a batting unit to beat.
Shubaman Gill was the top scorer for his side in the last edition and KKR would definitely want the same from its promising batsman. Eoin Morgan too played his part by scoring 418 runs in the IPL2020.
KKR have Pat Cummins, Varun Chakravarthy, Sunil Narine, Harbhajan Singh, and Shakib Ul Hasan in their bowling arsenal. Varun Chakravarthy had a sensational season last year as he was the highest wicket-taker (17) in the IPL2020 for his side.
Sunrisers Hyderabad finished on 3rd spot in the IPL point table last year. They had a successful campaign to qualify for the playoffs last year.
David Warner led from the front as he scored runs 548 runs in the last season. Warner was the third-highest run-getter in the IPL2020. Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) would want to carry on from its skipper.
SRH has a good-looking batting order in the like of Warner, Manish Pandey, Kane Williamson, Johnny Bairstow, Wriddhiman Saha, and Mohammad Nabi. Manish Pandey was the second-highest run-getter for his team in the last season. Bairstow has a successful limited over series against India recently.
T Natrajan, fit-again Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Rashid khan, and Sandeep Sharma have the ability to destroy any batting lineup.
KKR vs SRH Pitch and Condition
M A Chidambaram Stadium Pitch assisting spinners a lot for a few years. We have seen the in the first match of Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore that pitch got slow and it makes difficult to hit later on. The average first inning score here is 145-165. The Temperature is expected to be around 31 degrees Celcius.
KKR vs SRH Probable Playing XI
KKR Probable XI: Rahul Tripathi, Shubman Gill, Nitish Rana, Eoin Morgan (c), Dinesh Karthik (WK), Andre Russell, Shakib Al Hasan, Pat Cummins, Harbhajan Singh, Varun Chakravarthy Prasidh Krishna.
SRH Probable XI: David Warner (c), Jonny Bairstow, Manish Pandey, Kane Williamson, Kedar Jadhav, Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Abdul Samad, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Sandeep Sharma, T Natarajan.
KKR VS SRH Probable Top Performer
Shubman Gill (KKR)
Gill finished as the highest run-getter for his team last season. Shubman Gill scored 440 runs from 14 matches at an average of 33.84. Kolkata Knight Riders definitely want its superstar batsman to score some runs against Sunrisers Hyderabad. Shubman Gill score a quick half-century in a practice match a couple of days ago. He is striking the ball well reckons KKR’s skipper Eoin Morgan.
Rashid Khan (SRH)
Rashid Khan had a very well outing against Zimbabwe in the last month in UAE. The leg-spinner is was the highest wicket take for his side in the IPL2020. He scalped 20 wickets at a great average of 17.20. He had the best bowling economy (5.37) in the last season. Sunrisers Hyderabad looking to deliver again in the season opener against KKR.
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) vs Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) Head to Head
KKR have the upper hand over SRH in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunrisers Hyderabad have met on 19 different occasions in the IPL. KKR have won 12 games in that whereas SRH have won just 7 games.
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KKR vs SRH Match Prediction
Kolkata Knight Riders will win IPL2021 Match3.