The SRH Vs KKR match is the third instalment to IPL 2021.
The third match of the Indian Premier League is all set to take place between the Sunriser Hyderabad and the Kolkata Knight Risers. The David Warner led team will clash against the mighty Eoin Morgan’s team at the MA Chidambaram Stadium on 11th April.
SRH Vs KKr: History
|Total Number of Matches Played||18|
Both the teams had encountered thrice in IPL Playoffs eliminator rounds in 2016, 2017, 2018. KKR won once while SRH won two times. In the last five encounters between Kolkata and Hyderabad, KKR has won 3 while the Sunrisers has won 2 matches.
SRH Vs KKR: Head to Head Clash
|14 April 2013||Kolkata Knight Riders||48 Runs||Kolkata|
|19 May 2013||Sunrisers Hyderabad||5 Wickets||Hyderabad|
|18 May 2014||Kolkata Knight Riders||7 Wickets||Hyderabad|
|24 May 2014||Kolkata Knight Riders||4 Wickets||Kolkata|
|22 April 2015||Sunrisers Hyderabad||16 Runs||Visakhapatnam|
|4 May 2015||Kolkata Knight Riders||35 Runs||Kolkata|
|16 April 2016||Kolkata Knight Riders||8 Wickets||Hyderabad|
|22 May 2016||Kolkata Knight Riders||22 Runs||Kolkata|
|25 May 2016(Eliminator)||Sunrisers Hyderabad||22 Runs||Delhi|
|15 April 2017||Kolkata Knight Riders||17 Runs||Kolkata|
|30 April 2017||Sunrisers Hyderabad||48 Runs||Hyderabad|
|17 May 2017(Eliminator)||Kolkata Knight Riders||7 Wickets||Bengaluru|
|14 April 2018||Sunrisers Hyderabad||5 Wickets||Kolkata|
|19 May 2018||Kolkata Knight Riders||5 Wickets||Hyderabad|
|25 May 2018(Qualifier 2)||Sunrisers Hyderabad||13 Runs||Kolkata|
|24 March 2019||Kolkata Knight Riders||6 Wickets||Kolkata|
|21 April 2019||Sunrisers Hyderabad||9 Wickets||Hyderabad|
|26 September 2020||Kolkata Knight Riders||7 Wickets||Abu Dhabi|
SRH Vs KKR: Complete Squad
Sunrisers Hyderabd: Squad Analysis
The 2016 champions team, has retained most of their players for the IPL 2021.
Players: David Warner, Abdul Samad, Abhishek Sharma, Basil Thampi, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jason Holder, Jonny Bairstow, Kane Williamson, Manish Pandey, Mitchell Marsh, Mohammad Nabi, Priyam Garg, Rashid Khan, Sandeep Sharma, Shahbaz Nadeem, Shreevats Goswami, Siddarth Kaul, Khaleel Ahmed, T Natarajan, Vijay Shankar, Virat Singh, Wriddhiman Saha, Jagadeesha Suchith, Kedar Jadhav, Mujeeb Ur Rahman
KKR: Squad Analysis
KKR has made sure they retain some of their top players from the previous season like Pat Cummins, Eoin Morgan, Andre Russel, etc.
Players: Eoin Morgan, Andre Russell, Dinesh Karthik, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Kuldeep Yadav, Lockie Ferguson, Nitish Rana, Prasidh Krishna, Rinku Singh, Sandeep Warrier, Shivam Mavi, Shubman Gill, Sunil Narine, Pat Cummins, Rahul Tripathi, Varun Chakravarthy and Tim Seifert, Shakib-al-Hasan, Harbhajan Singh, Ben Cutting, Karun Nair, Pawan Negi, Venkatesh Iyer, Sheldon Jackson and Vaibhav Arora.
MA Chidambaram Stadium is known for its slowish turning track, the SRH team has two world-class spinners- Rashid Khan and Mujeeb Ur Rahman along with Bhuvneshwar Kumar and T Natarajan. Though the match will be a close contest between two well-balanced team, the SRH team will be a nose ahead of team KKR due to their bowling strength.
SRH Vs KKR: Where to Watch
Cricket fans can watch the SRH Vs KKR match on Disney+ Hotstar or Star Sports.