On Thursday, May 4, the 47th match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 will take place between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kolkata Knight Riders. The Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad will be the venue for this thrilling encounter. In this Article check updates on SRH vs KKR Predicted Playing XI, Pitch Report, and Weather Forecast.
Sunrisers Hyderabad faced consecutive defeats against MI and DC, but managed to win a close match against the Delhi Capitals by a margin of nine runs. Despite the victory, they are still struggling in the bottom half of the points table with only six points, having won just three out of their eight games played so far.
Abhishek Sharma (67) and Heinrich Klassen (53) batted first and scored quick-fire fifties, helping the team to post a strong total of 197/6 in 20 overs. In response, Mitchell Marsh (63) and Philip Salt (59) gave the Capitals a brilliant start.
Despite the impressive start, Mayank Markande’s two crucial wickets at an impressive economy rate of five proved to be the turning point, leading his team to a hard-fought victory.
The Kolkata Knight Riders are in dire need of a victory as they have only won once in their last four matches, including a seven-wicket defeat to the Gujarat Titans in their previous game. They are currently in eighth place with three wins out of nine games played.
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As per SRH vs KKR Predicted Playing XI, having been instructed to bat first, the Knight Riders managed to achieve a competitive total of 179/7, thanks to an outstanding performance by Rahmanulah Gurbaz. The Afghan batsman scored 81 runs off only 39 balls, with a strike rate of 207.69.
Nonetheless, the bowlers were unable to make a significant impact with the ball, resulting in the Titans comfortably chasing down the target with 13 balls to spare.
SRH vs KKR Match Details
Match: Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kolkata Knight Riders, Match 47, Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023
Date and Time: May 4, 2023, Thursday, 07.30 PM IST
Venue: Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad
SRH vs KKR Pitch Report
For SRH vs KKR Predicted Playing XI, It is anticipated that the pitch at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium will provide a well-balanced track for the match, with some assistance for all players. Initially, the seamers will have some swing to work with, while the spinners will be able to extract turn during the middle overs. The batters will need to exercise caution in the beginning, but they will be able to take advantage of the conditions later on.
SRH vs KKR Weather Forecast
There is a forecast of light rain in Hyderabad on Thursday, with temperatures projected to be between 23 and 31 degrees Celsius.
SRH vs KKR Predicted Playing XI: SRH vs KKR Probable XIs
It is expected that Sunrisers Hyderabad will stick with the same combination they have found to be successful on Thursday.
SRH vs KKR Predicted Playing XI: SRH Probable XI
- Abhishek Sharma
- Mayank Agarwal
- Rahul Tripathi
- Aiden Markram ©
- Harry Brook
- Heinrich Klaasen (wk)
- Akeal Hosein
- Bhuvneshwar Kumar
- Mayank Markande
- Umran Malik
- T Natarajan
Kolkata Knight Riders
Anukul Roy is likely to replace Shardul Thakur in the team as the latter did not perform well against the Titans.
SRH vs KKR Predicted Playing XI: KKR Probable XI
- Narayan Jagadeesan
- Rahmanullah Gurbaz (wk)
- Venkatesh Iyer
- Nitish Rana ©
- Andre Russell
- Rinku Singh
- Sunil Narine
- David Wiese
- Anukul Roy
- Suyash Sharm
- Varun Chakaravarthy
SRH vs KKR Match Prediction
Earlier this season, Sunrisers Hyderabad emerged victorious against the Knight Riders. However, it is anticipated that the spin trio of Varun Chakravarthy, Sunil Narine, and Suyash Sharma will exploit the weak middle order of the home team and lead the Knight Riders to a win on Thursday.
Prediction: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) to win of IPL 2023 Match 47.
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