IPL 2021: PBKS vs SRH

Make sure you check which pitch is being used for this game, because in the last game, the surface became quite slow in the second innings and we saw a lot of turn. If the same happens again, the average score will be down by at least 25-30 runs.

Rashid Khan vs Punjab: (His most wickets against any side) 

Innings 9
Wickets 17
Average 12.7

Rashid has never been wicket less against Punjab, he has got at least one wicket in all the games against them. 

Rashid at Sharjah: 

Innings 16
Wickets 19

Captaincy suitability: Mini GL & GL. 

Warner (batting first): Just like Rashid, Punjab is one of Warner’s favourite sides too. Averages over 50 against them and had 9 consecutive fifties against them till 2020. 

Also, his most IPL fifties (11) have come against Punjab. 

Warner vs Punjab: (most runs by a batsman against Punjab) 

Innings 20
Average 52.39 
5011 (his most) 

Captaincy suitability: Both small & grand leagues. 

Warner vs PBKS: 37(37), 35(20), 53(40), 81(56), 70(62) 

Warner at Sharjah: 60(54), 8(5), 85(58) 

KL Rahul (chasing): Default pick in small leagues. Was extremely lucky in the last game as he was dropped at least 3 times by RR bowlers. He might need that luck today as well as he has failed in his last three innings vs SRH and also has struggled against Rashid. 

KL vs SRH: 4(6) (batting first), 27(27) (bat first), 11(16) (chasing), 79(56) (chasing), 71(53) (chasing), 32(26) (chasing) 

KL at Sharjah: 69(54) (bat first), 61*(49) (chasing), 28(25) (chasing) 

Captaincy suitability: Both small & grand leagues.