Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) will step out towards Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) on Thursday to take one step in the direction of playoffs qualification. They are in a must-win state of affairs for the time being and must win each their remaining matches to make it to the highest 4 within the factors desk. They are coming into this recreation on the again of a surprising 112-run win over Rajasthan Royals that gave them a brand new lease of life within the competitors.
Perhaps, RCB received their final recreation with out two of their key abroad gamers – Wanindu Hasaranga and Josh Hazlewood. Both gamers missed the final recreation on account of niggles in keeping with reviews in ESPNCricinfo. However, there is no such thing as a readability round their availability for this recreation. Hasaranga may play a key function if he’s match whereas Hazlewood, if out there, will strengthen an already good bowling assault for RCB.
Michael Bracewell and Wayne Parnell changed the aforementioned gamers within the earlier recreation and fared decently. Rather, the latter ended up successful the Player of the Match award for his figures of three/10 in three overs and is more likely to preserve his place regardless of Hazlewood’s availability. As for Bracewell, he did not get a lot probability to bat as he scored 9 runs. However, the New Zealand all-rounder impressed together with his bowling selecting up two wickets for simply 16 runs. Having stated that, Hasaranga may exchange him within the line-up if match.
Sunrisers Hyderabad Squad: Abhishek Sharma, Rahul Tripathi, Aiden Markram(c), Heinrich Klaasen(w), Abdul Samad, Sanvir Singh, Mayank Markande, Marco Jansen, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Fazalhaq Farooqi, T Natarajan, Anmolpreet Singh, Adil Rashid, Mayank Agarwal, Akeal Hosein, Glenn Phillips, Samarth Vyas, Mayank Dagar, Upendra Yadav, Harry Brook, Kartik Tyagi, Nitish Reddy, Umran Malik, Vivrant Sharma
Royal Challengers Bangalore Squad: Virat Kohli, Faf du Plessis(c), Anuj Rawat, Glenn Maxwell, Mahipal Lomror, Dinesh Karthik(w), Michael Bracewell, Wayne Parnell, Karn Sharma, Harshal Patel, Mohammed Siraj, Shahbaz Ahmed, Siddarth Kaul, Kedar Jadhav, Josh Hazlewood, Vijaykumar Vyshak, Wanindu Hasaranga, Finn Allen, Sonu Yadav, Suyash Prabhudessai, Manoj Bhandage, Akash Deep, Rajan Kumar, Avinash Singh, Himanshu Sharma