Can KKR keep their heists going?
- Two stunning wins so far for Kolkata.
- Sunrisers bank on strong batting.
Sunrisers Hyderabad have a strong batting unit and will bank on their overseas stars as they take on Kolkata at the Eden Gardens on a batting strip. Sunrisers Hyderabad have odds of 2.00 to beat Kolkata Knight Riders.
Kolkata have produced some unimaginable comebacks in two matches to snatch two victories, but remain a unit with several loopholes. Kolkata Knight Riders have odds of 1.79 to win this match against Sunrisers Hyderabad.
Head-to-head record, KKR v SRH
The overall head-to-head record is heavily in favour of Kolkata Knight Riders with 15 wins for them as against eight by Sunrisers Hyderabad. At the Eden Gardens, KKR have won six of the eight games against SRH. .
The team winning the toss will likely chase first here on one of the quickest batting wickets. KKR, odds of 1.90 to win the toss, will look to chase again.
Sunrisers Hyderabad have a good mix of bowlers and a pretty strong batting line-up. They have odds of 2.00 to win the match.
The average score at Eden Gardens is 175 for teams batting first and drops to 163 for teams chasing in the IPL.
Pitch and Conditions
The pitch is expected to good for batting with some early assistance for seam bowlers. The dew should aid chasing teams with the hot and humid weather expected to increase the impact of dew.
Players to keep an eye on…
KKR Predicted playing XI:
Rahmanullah Gurbaz (wk), Venkatesh Iyer, Nitish Rana (c), N Jagadeesan, Andre Russell, Rinku Singh, Sunil Narine, Shardul Thakur, Lockie Ferguson, Umesh Yadav, Varun Chakravarthy.
SRH Predicted playing XI:
Mayank Agarwal, Harry Brook, Rahul Tripathi, Aiden Markram (c), Heinrich Klaasen (wk), Washington Sundar, Marco Jansen, Mayank Markande, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, T Natarajan, Umran Malik.
Aiden Markram: He has not had a great season so far, expect Markram to come out all guns blazing with the bat on a pure batting wicket.
Nitish Rana: The KKR skipper has played a few useful knocks but is yet to make a huge impact this season. He will be challenged by the SRH bowlers, but could be KKR’s key batter this match.
IPL 2023, Match 19 predictions
Based on all of the above factors, we predict that Sunrisers Hyderabad will win the match.Recommended Bet by 10CRIC
KKR v SRH Betting tips
Apart from betting on SRH to win the match, check our other recommended bet about SRH’s top bowler:
With pacers finding backing, expect Umran Malik to have a good game against Kolkata’s brittle batting line-up. Back Umran Malik at 4.92 to be Hyderabad’s top bowler!