In the 54th match of the IPL tournament of season 2022, Sunrisers Hyderabad is primed up to take on the Royal Challengers Bangalore in their next encounter at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. The Kane Williamson-led side has faced three straight losses consecutively and they will be looking to get back on track soon. Sunrisers is currently standing at sixth position on the point table with 10 points and so far they have played 10 matches and won 5 matches. The Royal Challengers are edging towards the top of the table and currently at fourth position on the table with twelve points. Until now they have played eleven matches out of which they won six matches so far.
Sunrisers are likely to re-establish T Natarajan into the playing for Kartik Tyagi. However, the Royal Challengers Bangalore finally took charge to end their losing streak in the last game against the Chennai Super Kings. The Faf du Plessis-led team side hasn’t seen the best of Virat Kohli yet this year, but good bowling arrangements have made sure that they still pick up points. The match will be live-streaming on Star Sports Network for Television and Disney + Hotstar app.
According to pitch reports, In the (earlier game between RR & KKR at the Wankhede Stadium was a batting-friendly wicket and the target of 153 runs was chased down easily by the KKR side. However, the track might be a little better to bat on and the bowlers will feel the heat. The skipper who wins the toss will be looking to chase down instead of the difficulties of fielding first. The probable beat batter of the match can be Glenn Maxwell, he had a quiet so far until now in the tournament after starting hitting and he is yet to unshackle his full potential in the league this year. The Australian all-rounder has recorded 160 runs in eight games so far this season and the Probable best bowler can be Josh Hazlewood who has been the standout pacer for the Royal Challengers Bangalore. The right-arm seamer had figures of 1 for 19 in his four overs in the previous matches against CSK. Now he is gazing to continue his good form so far in the league.