On Wednesday (28th April) night, SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) will play against Chennai Super Kings (CSK) at Arun Jaitley Stadium (Delhi) during the 23rd match of the IPL 2021.
SRH are currently in the last position in the IPL 2021 points table with only 2 points after playing five matches. While Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), Mumbai Indians (MI) and Delhi Capital (DC; in Super Over) have already beaten them once each, SRH have only beaten Punjab Kings (PBKS).
IPL 2021, Match 23: CSK vs SRH – SRH Predicted Playing XI
David Warner (C)
SRH captain David Warner has scored 136 runs in five innings of this IPL 2021. His scores in this tournament are 3, 54, 36, 37 and 6 runs respectively. Though he has provided three good starts, Warner is known for more dangerous batting performances in the IPL.
Jonny Bairstow (wk)
England cricketer Jonny Bairstow is currently in impressive form with the bat as he has scored 211 runs in five innings of this IPL 2021 with the help of 2 half-centuries. His scores in this IPL season are 55, 12, 43, 63* and 38 runs respectively.
New Zealand captain Kane Williamson played the last two games and his presence has made the SRH batting line-up stronger in the IPL 2021. After scoring successfully finishing 16 not out against PBKS, Williamson scored 66 not out in their last tied game against Delhi Capitals. Williamson also batted in the Super Over against Delhi Capitals but he failed to achieve success.
After missing the last two matches, Manish Pandey can return to the SRH playing XI for the upcoming match. He has scored 101 runs in three games of this IPL 2021, including scoring 61 not out and 38 runs in their first two games of this season but he still disappointed in those matches.
In two innings of this IPL 2021, Virat Singh has scored only 15 runs as he has failed to impress in three games of this season. But the youngster was in good form with the bat in recent domestic cricket as he can still serve for the team but he has to prove himself in the upcoming matches.
All-rounder Vijay Shankar has got very limited opportunities in this IPL 2021. Talking about his performance in this IPL season, Shankar took two wickets (2/19) and also scored fighting 28 runs against the defending champions Mumbai Indians.
Abdul Samad missed the last two matches but his aggressive batting in the late batting order can help the SRH to move away from their middle-order batting woes. However, he has to prove himself soon to maintain his spot in the playing XI.
Afghanistan leg-spinner Rashid Khan has taken 6 wickets in five matches of this IPL 2021 as he maintained a strong bowling image for his team. If the other SRH bowlers provide more pressure, Rashid can be more dangerous with the ball.
Jagadeesha Suchith played the last game while Bhuvneshwar Kumar missed out due to a thigh strain injury. Though Suchith didn’t pick a wicket in that match, he had bowling figures of 4-0-21-0.
Siddarth Kaul has played two matches of this IPL 2021 where he has taken three wickets. In the last domestic cricket season, he was in very good form with the ball as he maintained consistency apart from taking a hat-trick in the T20 format.
The left-arm pacer Khaleel Ahmed has collected 4 wickets in three matches of this IPL 2021. During their only win of this season against PBKS, Khaleel had bowling figures of 4-0-21-3 as he played a major role in that game.