The 40th match of the 13th season of IPL will be played between Rajasthan Royals (RR) and Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in Dubai from 7:30 pm. Both teams must win this match to stay in the tournament. In the points table Rajasthan is at sixth position with 8 points and Hyderabad is at number 7 with 6 points. However, Rajasthan has played 10 matches in the league so far and Hyderabad has played 9 matches.
Rajasthan defeated Hyderabad in the last match:
In the previous match, Rajasthan defeated Hyderabad by 5 wickets. Rahul Tewatia and Ryan Parag had played brilliantly in the last match against SRH. Rajasthan had earlier scored 158 runs for 5 wickets.
Butler-Smith top scorer for Rajasthan:
Rajasthan’s Jos Butler and captain Steve Smith have scored the most runs in the season for Rajasthan. Butler has scored 262 runs in 9 matches and Smith has scored 246 runs in 10 matches. Apart from this, Sanju Samson has scored 236 runs in 10 matches.
Archer-Tewatia has the most wickets from RR:
For Rajasthan, Jofra Archer and Rahul Tewatia have taken the maximum wickets for RR in this season of IPL. Archer has 13 wickets in 10 matches while Tewatia has taken 7 wickets in the same number of matches. Archer has bowled the most 120 dot balls in a season.
Warner-Bairstow top scorer for SRH:
Hyderabad captain David Warner and Johnny Bairstow have scored the most runs in the season for their team. Warner has scored 331 in 9 matches and Bairstow has scored 316 runs in 9 matches.
Hyderabad-Rajasthan expensive players:
The most expensive player from Hyderabad is David Warner worth Rs 12.50 crore for the season, followed by Manish Pandey (11 crore). At the same time, Captain Steve Smith and Ben Stokes are the most expensive players in Rajasthan with a price of Rs 12.50 crores.