Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Delhi Capitals
The eleventh meeting of the IPL 2020 between SRH and DC is going to be played at the Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium, Abu Dhabi on September 29th, 2020.
SRH vs DC History:
The teams completed 15 meetings, to date. Out of them, SRH won 9 times and lost 6 times.
The teams met 5 times at the home ground of SRH. The host won thrice and lost twice.
The teams met 5 times at the home ground of DC. The host won just once only. On the other hand, visitors won four times.
The teams met 5 times at the neutral venue, SRH won twice and DC won thrice.
The victory brings points:
In the group stage, the winner will earn 2 points and the defeating team will earn 0 points.
The weather forecast for Abu Dhabi shows the weather would be pretty clear and hot during the match. The precipitation percentage would be between 0% to 5% as of now, so there would be no chance of rain during the match. The temperature would be 32 – 34 Celsius. The wind would be between 14 to 16 km/h throughout the match. The speed of wind would increase as the match progressed.
Toss and Pitch (Record of International Matches):
Teams preferred to field first after winning the toss, which happened 24 times out of 45 matches. The selection favored the teams, and the teams won 13 times, while lost 11 times. On the other hand, the team chose to bat first after winning the toss won 9 times and lost 12 times. Overall, the teams, who won the toss, won the matches 22 times and lost 23 times.
The first batting team won the matches 20 times. Whereas, the teams, who batted second, won 25 times.
The lowest defended total was 129 on the venue in 2012. On the other hand, the highest successful chase is 163 on the ground.
The first inning lowest total was 66, though it was by associate country, Nigeria against Ireland, and the highest total was 225 runs. For the second inning, the lowest total was 89 runs (completed innings), whereas the highest was 166 runs.
The batting average of the first innings is 19.41 and 23.03 is for the second innings.
History Between the Teams:
Both the teams never faced each other at the venue just once. The upcoming encounter will be the first between the teams.
T20I History at Venue:
SRH got just two chances to play the match at the venue, in which the team lost both the games. DC had just one opportunity to play at the venue, and the team lost. None of the teams ever won any match at the venue, so today one of the teams will get its first victory and the other one still needs to wait.
Tentative XI for both the Teams:
The team would go for some change and play J. Holder in place of M. Nabi and S. Kaul in place of K. Ahmed, and if V. Shankar will get fitness then may get the place of W. Saha.
Sunrisers Hyderabad Eleven: D. Warner, J. Bairstow, P. Garg, M. Pandey, V. Shankar / W. Saha, M. Nabi / J. Holder, A. Sharma, R. Khan, B. Kumar, K. Ahmed / S. Kaul, T. Natarajan
The team would prefer to go with the same eleven. The team may give a chance to D. Sams in place of A. Nortje
Delhi Capitals Eleven: P. Shaw, S. Dhawan, S. Iyer, S. Hetmyer, R. Pant, M. Stoinis, A. Patel, A. Mishra, K. Rabada, D. Sams / A. Nortje, T. Deshpande / A. Khan