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KKR vs SRH Qualifier 1 Match Preview: Match Prediction, Pitch Report and Team Form

You all must be very excited, and the reason is obvious. The IPL 2024 is about to explode into its hottest stage yet! The Kolkata Knight Riders, the league toppers who roared through the tournament, are all set to battle the Sunrisers Hyderabad in a nail-biting Qualifier 1. This high-octane clash happens on May 21st, 7:30 PM IST, at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. Will KKR continue their rampage and book a ticket to the final, or will SRH pull off a surprise upset? Don’t miss a single ball, as we talk about both teams’ strengths, the twists that led them here, and why this match promises fireworks!


Detail Description
Tournament Indian Premier League, 2024
Match Name Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
Match No. Qualifier 1
Date 21st May 2024
Time Toss at 7:00 P.M, and Match Starts at 7:30 P.M.
Venue Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad
Where To Watch JioCinema, and Star Sports Network


Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Team Preview

KKR sticks with the winning formula! No changes expected for Qualifier 1 against SRH. Get ready for a power-hitting debut from Rahmanullah Gurbaz, replacing Phil Salt. Keep an eye on Sunil Narine — his all-round skills (461 runs, 15 wickets) have been crucial for KKR’s dominance. Andre Russell (222 runs, 15 wickets) is another X-factor, surprising everyone with his bowling abilities. Spin ace Varun Chakravarthy (18 wickets) might be a game-changer, especially if the pitch helps spinners. Watch out for young guns Angkrish Raghuwanshi (batter) and Vaibhav Arora (bowler) as potential impact substitutes. KKR, the league toppers with 9 wins, are all pumped to continue their winning streak!


Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) Team Preview

Get ready for an orange wave! SRH is likely to unleash the same XI that’s been crushing opponents. Open your eyes wide for Abhishek Sharma, the run machine with a whopping 467 runs at a crazy strike rate of over 200! Watch out for Travis Head too — the big-game player is on a mission to repeat his World Cup and WTC final heroics for SRH, with 533 runs already under his belt. Leading the charge is Pat Cummins, bowling brilliantly with 15 wickets and using his experience as captain to perfection. Don’t miss Bhuvneshwar Kumar, his early wickets could be the game-changer SRH needs. On the bench, SRH has firepower ready: Head (chasing), Umran Malik (pace), Glenn Phillips (hitting), Washington Sundar (spin), and T Natarajan (bowling) — all waiting for their chance to shine!


Narendra Modi Stadium Pitch Conditions & Ahmedabad Weather Report

Toss alert! Chasing wins at the Narendra Modi Stadium! Get ready for a batting explosion, as you can expect 200 runs to be easy under lights. Pitch might turn a bit later due to the heat, giving spinners a chance. Evening heat to hit 40 degrees, but some dew later could tip the scales towards the team chasing!


KKR vs SRH Head 2 Head & Recent Performance

KKR are on a roll! They ended up with no results in their last two league games, but the point to be noted is that they’re unbeaten in their previous three matches, and their winning momentum has been building throughout the season. SRH, on the other hand, have had a more inconsistent run, with a win, a no result, a win, a loss, and a win in their last five games. Historically, KKR has dominated the head-to-head battle against SRH, winning 16 out of 26 matches played while winning only 2 out of the last 5 encounters. Can KKR extend their lead, or will SRH pull off an upset?


Kolkata vs Hyderabad Today IPL Match Prediction

Knight Riders on a rampage or Orange Crush comeback? KKR is known for the IPL’s deadliest spin duo: Narine and Chakravarthy! Can they weave their magic on the Ahmedabad’s pitch, known to favour spin? As of now, we can’t say much about the results, but one thing is for sure that SRH batters will be in action beating the bowlers of KKR. Still, Our money’s on KKR to spin their way to victory!

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