IPL 2018 Match number 16 KXIP vs SRH, IPL 2018 KXIP vs SRH match prediction, SRH vs KXIP prediction, KXIP vs SRH squads, KXIP vs SRH playing 11, KXIP vs SRH Prediction
Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH Team 2018) have set new standards in this year’s Indian Premier League by playing some sensational cricket and winning all 3 matches so far in the competition and comfortable leading the IPL 2018 league table. Their most recent win came against the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR Team 2018) where they restricted KKR to just 138 and then chased the total down with ease. Next up for the SRH team 2018 is a battle against Kings XI Punjab (KXIP team 2018) on April 19, with Kings XI safely placed at the second position in the league table after a dramatic win over Chennai Super Kings (CSK team 2018) in their last game. KXIP were given a late scare by MS Dhoni as he smashed sixes for fun but could not take CSK over the line as KXIP won the game by 4 runs. KXIP are 2nd in the league table and will pose a stern test for SRH team 2018 which makes it an intriguing KXIP vs SRH match prediction for us. IPL 2018 KXIP vs SRH match prediction will see tournament’s best bowling attack going against perhaps the best batting order at the moment. KXIP vs SRH prediction will pose new challenges for the Kings XI side who have looked good in the competition so far. SRH vs KXIP match prediction will perhaps see Chris Gayle in action after the “Universal Boss” blazed past CSK with a stunning inning of 63 from just 33 balls featuring 7 fours and 4 towering sixes. IPL SRH vs KXIP prediction will once again be reliant on toss as more than 65% of the matches this season have been won by the team batting second. Having said that, SRH are perhaps the only side in the competition who have looked capable of defending any sort of score with their fantastic bowling lineup. KXIP vs SRH prediction from the IPL 2018 game could be the first instance where we will base our KXIP vs SRH match prediction more on possibilities than certainties.
When is the KXIP vs SRH Match in IPL 2018?
Who will win today’s IPL match? IPL 2018 KXIP vs SRH Prediction
Kings XI Punjab will be upbeat about this match as they will consider themselves on par with Sunrisers Hyderabad after they beat CSK and are now 2nd in the IPL 2018 league table. KXIP’s top order with KL Rahul has been in sublime form. After scoring a blazing half-century against Delhi Daredevils, Rahul looked in ominous touch once again and scored a quick-fire 37 against CSK as well. Rahul’s wicket will be crucial for KXIP vs SRH prediction and dare I say could even decide the fate of KXIP vs SRH prediction. Given the form, Rahul is in if SRH allow him 5-6 overs to bat, Kings XI Punjab could be 70/1 in their powerplay overs. Supporting Rahul will be Gayle who sealed his place in the KXIP playing 11 with a MOTM performance against CSK. KXIP vs SRH prediction will mainly rely on how far Kings XI Punjab are willing to go to attack the Sunrisers bowling unit.
SRH team 2018 open with Billy Stanlake and Bhuneshwar Kumar where one has rapid pace while the other destroys the batsmen with his control and swing in the powerplay overs. SRH vs KXIP prediction will see a lot of dot balls from SRH bowlers with Shakib Al-Hasan coming as the first change bowler and then Rashid Khan joining the bowling attack. There is a conjecture about this SRH side which is that it is almost impossible to target any SRH bowler despite them playing with only 5 bowlers so far in the competition. Siddharth Kaul, who was considered as a weak link for SRH has turned out amazingly well and is certain to pick a wicket in our KXIP vs SRH match prediction from IPL 2018 Match number 16. KXIP vs SRH prediction will also witness a Kings XI Punjab bowling unit which features the highly impressive Mujeeb Zadran and the ever so consistent AJ Tye. As for SRH batting is concerned, Shikhar Dhawan and Kane Williamson are the mainstays with at least 3-4 more players holding the key to SRH batting which again puts us in a tight situation for the KXIP vs SRH match prediction.
IPL 2018 Match Number 16, KXIP vs SRH match prediction – KXIP to win the match
Sunrisers Hyderabad may field the most potent bowling attack in the competition, but Kings XI Punjab’s batting lineup could ask them few uncomfortable questions. Add to that, SRH batting middle order is not tested after they collapsed against the Mumbai India.
We are going with a win for Kings XI Punjab in IPL 2018 KXIP vs SRH prediction.
KXIP team 2018, Kings XI Punjab Squad 2018
All the planning and rapid buys from KXIP team 2018 at the auction which were ridiculed by the media and fans alike has come back to haunt them as Virender Sehwag is finally beginning to get them all together. What was brilliant to see in KXIP‘s win over CSK is that they were prepared to bench their heavy hitters like David Miller and Marcus Stoinis and backed Mujeeb Zadran to play for KXI team 2018. Mujeeb brings the X-factor to King XI Punjab squad 2018 and after getting compliments from MS Dhoni, Mujeeb looks the most integral part of KXIP team 2018 at the moment. KXIP team 2018 are blessed to have Virender Sehwag as their mentor as he would ask them to play their natural game and no duel over the result.
SRH team 2018, Sunrisers Hyderabad Squad 2018
As stated earlier, SRH team 2018 were adamant in getting the mix of the Sunrisers Hyderabad squad 2018 correct and they strengthened every department of SRH team 2018 they possibly could. No one is talking about David Warner not being there for SRH team 2018 as Kane Willamson has taken over the reigns beautifully for SRH team 2018. Williamson as the captain and as their batsman has been stunning and is leading this Sunrisers Hyderabad squad to something special. Shakib Al-Hasan also plays a very important role in this SRH team 2018 where his 4 overs are Goldust for his captain as apart from containing the runs down, Shakib is also a wicket-taker for them.
IPL KXIP vs SRH Playing 11 today, IPL T20 Match 16
IPL KXIP vs SRH playing 11 will not see any changes until a late injury occurs to either of the two teams. KXIP playing 11 as well as SRH playing 11 virtually picks themselves up at the moment as both batting and bowing in KXIP playing and SRH playing 11 is top notch. SRH playing 11 today will go with Billy Stanlake as their opening bowler while his Aussie friend AJ Tye will feature in KXIP playing today. KXIP vs SRH playing 11 today will also see the battle of the Afghanistani boys as Rashid Khan will play for SRH playing 11 and Mujeeb Zadran will be part of KXIP playing 11 today. Chris Gayle will be part of KXIP playing 11 today barring any injury and Bhuvenshwar Kumar is now 100% fit and will lead the bowling attack for SRH playing 11 today. Only possible scope for a chance is in KXIP playing 11 today where David Miller could come in for Aaron Finch who is getting wasted at number 5 and 6.
KL Rahul, Chris Gayle, Mayank Agarwal, Karun Nair, Yuvraj Singh, David Miller, Ravi Ashwin, AJ Tye, Mujeeb Zadran, Mohit Sharma, Barinder Sran
Shikhar Dhawan, Wriddhiman Saha, Kane Williamson, Manish Pandey, Shakib Al-Hasan, Deepak Hooda, Yusuf Pathan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Rashid Khan, Bill Stanlake, Siddharth Kaul