David Warner has 829 runs against the Knights from 21 matches with two centuries.
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) are the main groups, who are yet to enlist a triumph in the 2020 Indian Premier League (IPL). The Knights began their mission with a 49-run rout on account of the Mumbai Indians (MI) at the Sheik Zayed Stadium.
Their next match is against David Warner’s SRH on Saturday, September 26 at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium. The Sunrisers, then again, could have had a triumphant beginning against the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB).
Be that as it may, karma escaped them as they went through a genuine batting collection. Additionally, wounds to Kane Williamson and Mitchell Marsh have caused them to remain alert. The two groups had their struggles in their separate opening matches and they would edgy to locate some genuinely necessary beat.
Pitch and Conditions
The conditions in Sharjah are required to be agreeable to the batting unit. Bowlers may not think that its simple to keep the batsmen calm. The short limits won’t help them either. Another run-fest in Sharjah is by all accounts on the cards. The conditions are required to be warm with the temperature around 34 degrees Celsius. The dampness will be during the 50s with dew to play as a factor.
Playing Combinations for KKR versus SRH
Kolkata Knight Riders
Shubman Gill, Sunil Narine, Dinesh Karthik (C and WK), Nitish Rana, Eoin Morgan, Andre Russell, Nikhil Naik, Pat Cummins, Shivam Mavi, Kuldeep Yadav, Sandeep Warrier
David Warner (C), Jonny Bairstow (wk), Manish Pandey, Priyam Garg, Vijay Shankar, Mohammad Nabi, Abhishek Sharma, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Sandeep Sharma, Khaleel Ahmed
Likely Top Performers for KKR versus SRH
Kuldeep Yadav–Kolkata Knight Riders
Kuldeep Yadav’s IPL numbers from 2018 onwards aren’t too incredible. Notwithstanding, he has made advances in the SRH batting arrangement. In eight games against the Orange Army, Kuldeep has 10 wickets at an economy of 7.80 with a strike-pace of 18. He got those scalps in 30 overs. Truth be told, in his IPL vocation, the chinaman bowler has gotten the most wickets versus the Sunrisers itself.
David Warner–Sunrisers Hyderabad
David Warner has favored the KKR blowing away assault the most recent couple of years. In 21 matches against them, the southpaw has a dazzling 829 runs at a normal and strike-pace of 43.63 and 147.77 separately. He likewise has a few centuries and four half-hundreds of years to go with a top score of 126. It’s a given that the Knights need to dispose of the SRH chief at the most punctual.
Played-17 | KKR won-10 | SRH won-7 | N/R-0
At unbiased scenes (outside India)
This will be the first run through the two groups will meet external India
Normal first innings score: 216 (in IPL 2020)
Record of pursuing groups: Won-0 | Lost-1
Match timings – 06:00 PM neighborhood time, 07:30 PM IST
Television – Star Sports 1, Star Sports 2, Star Sports 1 Hindi, Star Sports 1 Select, Star Sports 1 HD, Star Sports 2 HD, Star Sports 1 Select HD, and Star Sports 1 HD Hindi.
Live Streaming – The match can be streamed online on Disney + Hotstar VIP.
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