IPL 2019 SRH Vs DC eliminator match Highlights:
- The Sunrisers Hyderabad and Delhi Capitals will play against each other on 8th May, Wednesday in the eliminator of the 2019 edition of the IPL
- The winner will go onto play the loser of the first qualifier between the Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians while the loser will exit the tournament
- The Capitals go into the clash having ended the group phase at third place with 18 points along with MI and CSK. Divulging in a lower net run-rate between the two sides had seen them finish in third place while net run-rate had seen SRH survive to make it t the top 4 with just the 12 points
IPL 2019 SRH Vs DC eliminator match
We are done with the group stage formalities and as we head into the all-important knock-out matches, it’s time for players to elevate their performances and take the outright responsibility of guiding their sides to a win here. And perhaps there can be no better time to show fortitude and put on a brave front than in the eliminator between the Sunrisers Hyderabad and Delhi Capitals.
Such is the format of the Indian Premier League that the third and fourth-ranked teams from the group stage get just the solitary chance to stake their claim for a berth in the final. SRH Vs DC is a must-win encounter for either side, one they can’t afford to slip up in if they want to keep their dream alive of going the distance in this instalment of the resounding league.
Head to Head Record SRH Vs DC
As far as the overall record between the two franchisees go, the Sunrisers Hyderabad have enjoyed the greener side of the results with the 9 wins to their name. In the 14 matches, the two have met in, in the captivating league, the Capitals have emerged winners on just the 5 occasions. Earlier when these two sides had met in the league, both had one win each in their kitty.
IPL 2019 SRH Vs DC eliminator match – Pitch Report
Given the ongoing elections in Hyderabad, the venue for the eliminator was shifted out to a new venue. Having played no match at this stadium in the ongoing season of the league, the surface here is an unknown entity but going by previous matches on it, we should have a track that plays into the hands of the batsmen. Scoring runs will be an easy task and the side batting first will look to amass as many as possible.
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What could be a factor here as the night prolongs is the witness that will make a foray? It makes batting second all the more a tastier proposition.
IPL 2019 SRH Vs DC eliminator match – Key Players
Kane Williamson, Rashid Khan, Manish Pandey and Bhuvneshwar Kumar
Trent Boult, Amit Mishra, Colin Ingram and Rishabh Pant
Both the sides have the same issues that have been a bone of contention for them this season. The middle-order has failed to step up and showcase its strength at crucial junctures wit individual stalwarts at the top of the order guiding the franchisees towards the framework of success on a repeated basis.
What does give Delhi the edge here is that they possess in their artillery a bowling order that can function well in unison to deliver a deadly performance. SRH rely too much on Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Rashid Khan to come good and if Delhi can negotiate these 8 overs, they’ll find it an easy proposition to control the innings.
IPL 2019 SRH Vs DC eliminator match – Probable XI
Martin Guptill, Kane Williamson (C), Manish Pandey, Vijay Shankar, Mohammed Nabi, Wriddhiman Saha(WK), Rashid Khan, Yusuf Pathan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Sandeep Sharma, Khaleel Ahmed
Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Colin Ingram, Shreyas Iyer (C), Rishabh Pant (WK), Axar Patel, Keemo Paul, Sherfane Rutherford, Trent Boult, Amit Mishra, Ishant Sharma
IPL 2019 SRH Vs DC eliminator match details
Indian Premier League, Eliminator: Sunrisers Hyderabad Vs Delhi Capitals
Date And Time: 8th May 2019, Wednesday- 7:30 pm
Television: Star Sports 1, 2, Select HD 1, Hindi/HD