Punjab Kings and Sunrisers Hyderabad will play the 28th match of IPL 2022 on Sunday. Punjab Kings won their previous match against Mumbai Indians on the back of a terrific all-round performance and will be looking to continue the good run. On the other hand, Sunrisers have made a tremendous comeback by winning their previous 3 matches. It looked bleak after the opening few losses but now they look a completely different unit.
Punjab Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad, Match 28
Venue: Dr DY Patil Sports Academy, Mumbai.
Date & Time: 17th April at 3:30 PM IST and Local Time
Live Streaming: Star Sports Network and Disney+Hotstar
PBKS vs SRH, Match 28 Pitch Report:
The afternoon starts are going to make for much hotter conditions but dew won’t dictate terms as much which means toss wont be that critical. Both teams might prefer chasing.
PBKS vs SRH, Match 28 Probable Playing XIs:
Mayank Agarwal (c), Shikhar Dhawan, Jonny Bairstow, Liam Livingstone, Jitesh Sharma, Shahrukh Khan, Odeon Smith, Kagiso Rabada, Rahul Chahar, Arshdeep Singh, Vaibhav Arora.
Abhishek Sharma, Kane Williamson (C), Rahul Tripathi, Aiden Markram, Nicholas Pooran, Shashank Singh, J Suchith, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Marco Jansen, Umran Malik, T Natarajan.
Top Picks for PBKS vs SRH Dream11 Match:
Top Picks – Batters
Rahul Tripathi has scored 171 runs in 5 matches at an average of 57 and a strike rate of 178 including a half century.
Shikhar Dhawan is one of the reliable players in this team and has scored 197 runs in 5 matches at an average of 39.4 and a strike rate of 133
Top Picks – All-Rounders
Liam Livingstone is looking in great touch and has scored 164 runs in 5 matches at an average of 32 and a strike rate of 186. He can also be handy with the ball.
Top Picks – Bowlers
T Natarajan has taken 11 wickets in 5 matches at an average of 15.45 and is the second-leading wicket-taker this season at the moment.
Rahul Chahar has bowled really well this tournament so far, picking up 7 wickets in 5 matches at an average of 20.7
Top Picks – Wicketkeeper
Jitesh Sharma has scored 79 runs in 3 matches at an average of 39.50 and a strike rate of 183
PBKS vs SRH Must Picks for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
|Player||Statistics (This Edition)|
|Shikhar Dhawan||197 runs|
|Rahul Chahar||7 Wickets|
|T Natrajan||11 Wickets|
|Rahul Tripathi||171 runs|
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for PBKS vs SRH Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Nicholas Pooran, Shikhar Dhawan, Rahul Tripathi, Kane Williamson, Aiden Markram, Liam Livingstone, Odean Smith, Abhishek Sharma, Rahul Chahar, T Natarajan, Kagiso Rabada.
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for PBKS vs SRH Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
J Bairstow, Shikhar Dhawan (vc), Rahul Tripathi, Kane Williamson (c), Mayank Agarwal, Liam Livingstone, Odean Smith, Abhishek Sharma, B Kumar, Umran Malik, Kagiso Rabada.
PBKS vs SRH Risky Captaincy Choices:
Jonny Bairstow has not got going in the previous few matches but he is a quality player and capable of playing game changing knocks. Try him as a risky choice captain for this match.
Player you should avoid:
Shashank Singh is pretty much an unknown quantity in this IPL and is batting very low down the order and is not getting much chances with the ball as well. Hence, it is better to avoid him.
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.