2017 IPL Nineteenth Match: Sunrisers Hyderabad VS. Kings XI Punjab

IPL 10 is moving forward with all elation, excitement, and thrill and here we are to find out the winners of the 19th match of this season. The match will be played between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kings XI Punjab on 19 March in Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad at 20:00 as per IST and 2:30 according to GMT. Both the teams will be facing each other for the very first time in this edition of the Indian Premier League. The match is going to be full of exhilaration and delirium. Who will win? Let’s find it out right on!

Sunrisers Hyderabad: The Trembling Top Dogs

The defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad did an outstanding opening this season winning their very first match by 35 runs defeating Royal Challengers Bangalore. It seemed that Sunrisers would do anything to shield their title. Moving forward, Sunrisers marked yet another victory of 9 wickets against Gujarat Lions. The team struggled in their 3rd match against Mumbai Indians and lost it by 4 wickets. One more defeat came to Sunrisers’ way as they lost their 4th match to Kolkata Knight Riders. As of now, Sunrisers are placed on the 4th spot on the points table with a net run rate of +0.632.

Meet the Probable XI of Sunrisers Hyderabad
SR No. Name of the Player Player Rating
1 David Warner (Captain) 9/10
2 Moises Henriques 8/10
3 Shikhar Dhawan 7.5/10
4 Yuvraj Singh 9/10
5 Kane Williamson 8/10
6 Naman Ojha (Wicket Keeper) 8/10
7 Rashid Khan 7/10
8 Bipul Sharma 7/10
9 Bhuvneshwar Kumar (Winner of Purple Cap in 2016 IPL) 8.5/10
10 Ashish Nehra 8.5/10
11 BarinderSran/Mohammed Siraj 9/10
Total Overall Team Rating 8.5/10

Kings XI Punjab: Scuffling Lately

Kings XI Punjab begin their journey with victory this season. Kings XI defeated Rising Pune Supergiant by 6 wickets. Team Punjab headed with another triumph, destroying Royal challengers Bangalore by 8 wickets in their 2nd match. But in their last two matches, Kings XI seemed to be quivering all the way losing both of their matches. As of now, Kings XI Punjab is placed on the 5th spot of the points table with a net run rate of -0.309.

Meet the Probable XI of Kings XI Punjab
SR No. Name of the Player Player Rating
1 Glenn Maxwell (Captain) 9/10
2 HashimAmla 8.5/10
3 Wriddhiman Saha (Wicket Keeper) 7/10
4 Manan Vohra 8/10
5 Mohit Sharma 7/10
6 Varun Aaron 7.5/10
7 David Miller 8/10
8 Gurkeerat Mann 7/10
9 Sandeep Sharma 7/10
10 Matt Henry 8/10
11 Axar Patel 7.5/10
Total Overall Team Rating 8/10

Forecasting the Winners

Having a look on all the past records of both the teams and analyzing their performances in the current season, Sunrisers Hyderabad are definitely in a stronger position to win this particular match than Kings XI Punjab. Not to mention, since the 2014 edition of the IPL, Sunrisers Hyderabad have never lost a single match to Kings XI Punjab. So, the winners are quite obvious.