The IPL 2020 season, the 13th edition of the cash-rich cricket league has its 40th match on 22nd October when Rajasthan Royals will take on Sunrisers Hyderabad at the Dubai International Stadium.
Rajasthan Royals registered a comfortable 7 wicket victory over CSK last Monday, with the swashbuckling Jos Buttler leading the chase with an unbeaten 70-off-48, with the support from the skipper Steve Smith (26). Archer, Shreyas Gopal and Tewatia landed brilliant bowling figures, clocking economy rates below 6.
Full Squad: Steve Smith (c), Jofra Archer, David Miller, Robin Uthappa (wk), Ben Stokes, Riyan Parag, Sanju Samson (wk), Jos Buttler (wk), Mayank Markande, Mahipal Lomror, Manan Vohra, Varun Aaron, Jaydev Unadkat, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Aniruddha Joshi, Andrew Tye, Tom Curran, Oshane Thomas, Anuj Rawat, Shreyas Gopal, Shashank Singh, Rahul Tewatia, Ankit Rajpoot, Kartik Tyagi, Akash Singh.
Sunrisers Hyderabad came very close to defeat KKR last Sunday, unfortunately, their scores were tied and SRH lost the match in the Super Over. The chase saw a brilliant 33-ball-47 from the captain David Warner, with Bairstow, Kane Williamson and Abdul Samad adding some hits. T Natarajan picked two scalps in bowling but was costly, while Rashid Khan, Vijay Shankar and Sandeep Sharma landed economic figures.
Full Squad: David Warner (c), Rashid Khan, Sanjay Yadav, Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Khaleel Ahmed, Sandeep Sharma, Abdul Samad, Mitchell Marsh, Shreevats Goswami (wk), Mohammad Nabi, Fabian Allen, Abhishek Sharma, Basil Thampi, Billy Stanlake, Sandeep Bavanaka, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Virat Singh, T Natarajan, Kane Williamson, Shahbaz Nadeem, Jonny Bairstow (wk), Manish Pandey, Vijay Shankar, Siddarth Kaul, Priyam Garg.
Waging odds: Rajasthan Royals (1.90) vs Sunrisers Hyderabad (1.85)
Rajasthan Royals are priced at 1.90 and are the underdogs. Betting ₹100 on them will earn you ₹190 if they come out as winners.
Sunrisers Hyderabad are the favourites and are priced at 1.85, meaning if you bet ₹100 on them and if they win the match, you’ll be making ₹185.
In their last faceoff in the ongoing IPL season, RR won the match by 5 wickets. Coming off from a close defeat, SRH will produce high efforts to secure a victory. However, RR have shown an equally impressive performance in both batting and bowling for the matches they have won.
Rajasthan Royals are likely to win the match.