Hyderabad and Rajasthan will feature in the 40th match of the Indian T20 League. They will be playing this game at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai. The match will be starting at 7:30 PM. It will be the tenth game of the season for both Hyderabad and Rajasthan.
On 2nd May, the teams played the first game of the season against each other at the Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi. Hyderabad won the toss and elected to bowl. Jos Buttler and Yashasvi Jaiswal opened the innings for Rajasthan. Rashid Khan dismissed Jaiswal for just 12 runs, which allowed Sanju Samson to walk in.
Both Samson and Buttler had a partnership of 150 runs in 13.4 overs. Vijay Shankar dismissed Samson for 48 runs off 33 deliveries. Buttler was dismissed on the last ball of the 19th over for 124 runs off 64 balls. Rajasthan finished the first innings with 220 runs on the board.
It was Hyderabad’s first match since David Warner was sacked from captaincy. He was not included in the playing 11 as well. Manish Pandey and Jonny Bairstow opened the innings. They added 57 runs for the first wicket before Pandey perished for 31 runs. Bairstow made 30 runs off 21 deliveries and was the second player to depart. Hyderabad made 165 runs in 20 overs for the loss of eight wickets and lost the match by 55 runs. Mustafizur Rahman and Chris Morris picked three wickets each for Rajasthan. Jos Buttler was adjudged player of the match.
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Hyderabad and Rajasthan have played a total of 14 games. Both the teams have won seven games each and have maintained an equal record in the Rajasthan vs Hyderabad head-to-head battle.
This section contains probable playing 11 today match.
Hyderabad Playing 11
David Warner, Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Manish Pandey, Kane Williamson (c), Kedar Jadhav, Jason Holder, Abdul Samad, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Sandeep Sharma, Khaleel Ahmed
Rajasthan Playing 11
Yashasvi Jaiswal, Evin Lewis, Sanju Samson (c & wk), Liam Livingstone, Mahipal Lomror, Riyan Parag, Rahul Tewatia, Chris Morris, Mustafizur Rahman, Chetan Sakariya, Kartik Tyagi
1. Rashid Khan
Rashid Khan is one of the most critical players in the Hyderabad team. He is someone who can score runs in the lower middle order and pick wickets at crucial moments.
In the first game against Delhi, he made 22 runs off 19 deliveries and was the second-highest run-scorer for the team. While bowling, he picked the wicket of Shikhar Dhawan and gave away 26 runs in four overs. He was the most economical bowler from the lot.
2. Manish Pandey
Manish Pandey is the second leading run-scorer for the Hyderabad team. He has made 210 runs in six games at an average of 42 and a strike rate of 122.09. In the first game against Delhi, Pandey made 17 runs off 16 balls. He will be responsible for scoring runs quickly in this game.
1. Mahipal Lomror
Mahipal Lomror is a left-hand batter who made 43 runs off just 17 balls in the first game against Punjab. Lomror has played eight games in the Indian T20 League and has scored 130 runs at an average of 21.66 and a strike rate of 136.84.
2. Evin Lewis
Evin Lewis has replaced Jos Buttler in Rajasthan’s squad. In his first game, he made 36 runs off 21 deliveries. Lewis is an attacking batter who can get a team to a flying start right from the first ball.
In the recently completed Caribbean Premier League, Lewis was the second leading run-scorer in the tournament. He made 426 runs in 11 games at an average of 47.33 and a strike rate of 163.21. He was one of the three players who scored a century in the tournament.
This section contains a fantasy team for the Hyderabad vs Rajasthan game.
You can pick Evin Lewis or David Warner as the captain of today's Indian T20 League match. You can pick Liam Livingstone or Rashid Khan as the vice-captain of the Indian T20 League match today.
Today Match Pitch Report
Hyderabad and Rajasthan will be playing today T20 match at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai. It will be the fifth game of the season at this venue. The ground has produced one of the most exciting matches of the season between Punjab and Rajasthan. The pitch might provide enough help to the batters in this game.
Today’s Weather Report
The match will start at 6:00 PM local time. The temperature throughout the game will be above 30°C. The atmosphere is expected to remain clear and very warm.
Rajasthan has done pretty well in the UAE leg of the tournament. Hyderabad has lost a few key players after T Natarajan tested positive for the COVID-19. Our prediction is Rajasthan might win this game. It was our Hyderabad vs Rajasthan match prediction article. We are a new fantasy app and provide updates related to each game. Follow our social media handles to remain updated.