After dropping 4 successive matches, the Rajasthan Royals face a should-win conflict in opposition to Sunrisers Hyderabad on Sunday. The RR are at seventh place with solely 4 factors from six video games.
The SRH, in the meantime, have an opportunity to climb to 3rd place with a victory right now and proceed to pose rivalry for a spot within the playoff phases of the event.
As each the perimeters meet for the sport, let’s check out among the key stats:
Head-to-head tie: The battle between the Sunrisers and Rajasthan has been neck-to-neck with the Orange Army solely narrowly standing forward within the rivalry with six wins in 11 encounters, three of which got here in 4 matches for the reason that Royals made their IPL return in 2018. However, Rajasthan had defeated Sunrisers of their solely earlier assembly within the UAE, successful by 4 wickets in Abu Dhabi.
At the venue: Rajastan had gained all of the three matches on the venue in 2014, however misplaced each the matches this season in Abu Dhabi. SRH, then again, are 1-2 on the venue.
– Time for an additional Archer vs Warner? In the latest restricted-overs sequence in England, Archer dismissed him 4 instances throughout the 2 codecs with the Aussie scoring 40 off 48 deliveries.
– Jos Buttler has at all times been susceptible to leg-spinners and notably weak in opposition to Rashid Khan who has dismissed him 4 instances in 10 balls with him scoring simply 4 runs.
– SRH have tweaked their position for Jonny Bairstow and David Warner. Given Bairstow’s kind, 241 runs at 40.16 and strike price of 138.50, he has been the enforcer for SRH with Warner, normally the aggressor, has fallen anchor. This has served properly for SRH who’ve misplaced simply 4 wickets this season within the powerplay, the least by any staff. The staff have nonetheless suffered within the slog overs, scoring at 8.76 runs per over.
– Archer has one of the best economic system price within the powerplays this season with a determine of 6.90.