PBKS vs SRH Dream11 Team Predictions: Punjab Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
Seventh-placed Punjab Kings will square off against last placed Sunrisers Hyderabad in the first contest of the Wednesday double-header at M A Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai on 21st April, 2021.
Sunrisers Hyderabad need to pull up their socks, they have been winless in the first 3 games. They need to win at least 8 out of their next 11 matches to keep themselves alive in the tournament. The biggest worry for them has been their middle order muddle and big guns not taking the required responsibility in the batting. Back-to-back losses has grimed their chances of reaching playoffs.
Punjab on the other hand after first match win have lost their last two games. They will be hoping to return back to the winning streak once again.
Wicket Keeper: KL Rahul (C) and J Bairstow
Batsman: D Warner, M Aggarwal, Manish Pandey and D Hooda.
All Rounder: Vijay Shankar(VC)
Bowler: M Shami, R Khan ,A Singh and Mujeeb Ur Rahman.
PBKS vs SRH Dream11 Team Predictions: Wicket keeper
The Delhi Capitals bowlers were hammered by Punjab openers KL Rahul and Mayank Agarwal. Birthday boy Rahul and Agarwal stitched together an opening stand of 122 off 77 to hand Punjab a flying start at the Wankhede. KL Rahul made 61 off 51 balls with a strike rate of 119.61.
J Bairstow looked fluent in his innings against Mumbai Indians. Bairstow made 43 with 3 boundaries and 4 sixes.
Nicholas Pooran’s dismal run continues as he made 9 off 8 balls A Khan picked up his wicket.
For Dream11 team, we suggest going with 2 wicket keepers.
Mayank Agarwal made his first half century of the season. He scored sizzling 69 off 36 against Delhi Capitals.
Quickfire 15 off 5 by Shahrukh Khan in the end saw Punjab Kings set a big target off 195.
C Gayle showed fell apart shortly after opening stand for 11 runs in last match against Delhi.
SRH’s Warner and Bairstow made a 67-run stand opening partnership against Mumbai Indians but was undone by brilliant fielding by H Pandya. Warner scored 36 runs with a SR of 105.88.
Manish Pandey was deceived by the googly of R Chahar. He just made 2 of 7 balls.
Playing his first match Virat Singh started with the 4 but was done by R Chahar for 11.
Abhishek Sharma and Abdul Samad could not do much with the bat and were sent packing for 2 and 7 runs respectively.
For Dream11 team, we would suggest going with 4 batsman.
PBKS vs SRH Dream11 Team Predictions: All rounder
V Shankar tried to rescue SRH at the end against Mumbai but all in vain. Shankar hit two big sixes to keep the chances alive.
V Shankar was impressive with the ball initially getting rid of Rohit Sharma and in-form Suryakumar Yadav. He ended with impressive figures of 2 for 19 in 3 overs.
D Hooda played a cameo at the end for Punjab and bowled 2 economical overs against Delhi Capitals.
Abdul Samad was given opportunity, but he could not add much for his team, SRH.
For Dream11 team, we would suggest only one all-rounder for this match.
PBKS vs SRH Dream11 Team Predictions: Bowlers
Luck did not side with Punjab’s M Shami as he created many chances but in vain. He went wicket less for 53 runs in his 4 overs against Delhi Capitals.
Arshdeep Singh bowled the first over for Punjab against Capitals and kept the things tight with an economy of 7.33. He took the wicket of Shaw and went for 22 runs in 3 overs.
Jalaj Saxena did not pick up any wicket against Capitals and went for 27 runs in his 3 overs
J Richardson went for 41 runs in his four overs against DC picking 2 wickets.
R Meredith was the most expensive bowler with an economy rate of 15 .
Rashid Khan restricted Delhi batsman during middle overs by just giving 22 runs in his 4 overs but remained wicket less.
Mujeeb was the best spinner for SRH in their previous match against DC. He took two important wickets of Dekock and Kishan for 29.
Khaleel Ahmed mixed up well with his slower ones and took crucial wicket of H Pandya. His figures were 24 runs in 4 overs with an economy of 6.
For Dream11 team we would suggest going with 4 bowlers for this match.
PBKS vs SRH Dream11 Team Predictions: Where to Watch
The first match of Wednesday’s double header will be played at MA Chidambaram Stadium. Both Punjab and Hyderabad are desperately looking for a win. The match will be live streamed from 3:30 PM IST and fans can watch the match on Star Sports.