IPL 2024: Match 50, SRH vs RR Match Prediction – Who will win today’s IPL match between SRH vs RR?

The clash between Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) and Rajasthan Royals (RR) at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium promises to be an exciting encounter, especially given the contrasting fortunes of the two teams in the IPL so far.

Sunrisers Hyderabad will be looking to bounce back after suffering consecutive defeats in their previous matches. Facing an in-form Rajasthan Royals side will indeed be a tough challenge for them. However, with the home advantage on their side, SRH will be eager to put up a strong performance and return to winning ways.

Rajasthan Royals, on the other hand, have been one of the standout teams in the tournament. With eight wins from nine matches, they have been in exceptional form and currently sit at the top of the points table. The team’s confidence will be sky-high, especially after securing four consecutive victories. They will be looking to maintain their winning momentum and secure another crucial win to strengthen their position at the top of the table.

Key players from both teams will be under the spotlight, and their performances could play a significant role in determining the outcome of the match. Fans can expect an intense battle between bat and ball as both teams strive to outperform each other and secure vital points in the IPL standings.

SRH vs RR Match Details:

Match Sunrisers Hyderabad Vs Rajasthan Royals, IPL 2024
Venue Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad
Date & Time Thursday, May 2, 7:30 pm (IST)
Live Broadcast and Streaming Details Star Sports Channels, Jio Cinema App

Pitch Report: 

The description of the surface at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad as favorable for batsmen suggests that we might witness a high-scoring encounter between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Rajasthan Royals.

If the pitch indeed offers good batting conditions with runs flowing easily, then opting to bat first and setting a formidable total could be advantageous. A big total on the board would not only put pressure on the opposition but also provide a platform for the team batting first to control the game.

However, it’s also important to consider factors like dew and how the pitch might behave as the match progresses. If dew becomes a significant factor later in the match, it could assist the team batting second, making chasing a more viable option.

Ultimately, the decision to bat first or second will depend on various factors such as the conditions on the day, the team’s strengths and weaknesses, and the captain’s assessment of the situation. Both teams will need to adapt their strategies accordingly to make the most of the conditions and give themselves the best chance of success.

Head-to-Head Record:

Matches Played 18
Sunrisers Hyderabad won 09
Rajasthan Royals Won 09
No Result 00
First Played  27 April, 2013
Last Played 7 May, 2023

SRH vs RR Probable Playing XIs

Sunrisers Hyderabad:

Abhishek Sharma, Travis Head, Aiden Markram, Heinrich Klaasen (WK), Nitish Kumar Reddy, Abdul Samad, Shahbaz Ahmed, Pat Cummins (C), Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mayank Markande, Jaydev Unadkat

Impact Player: T Natarajan

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Rajasthan Royals:

Yashasvi Jaiswal, Jos Buttler, Sanju Samson (C & WK), Riyan Parag, Dhruv Jurel, Shimron Hetmyer, Rovman Powell, Ravichandran Ashwin, Trent Boult, Avesh Khan, Yuzvendra Chahal

Probable Best Players of the Match

Probable Best Batter: Sanju Samson

Sanju Samson’s form indeed makes him a formidable threat for Sunrisers Hyderabad. With his consistent performances and recent match-winning knock, he will undoubtedly be a key player to watch out for in the upcoming clash. His ability to anchor the innings and accelerate when needed makes him a dangerous proposition for any bowling attack.

As for the probable best bowler, Yuzvendra Chahal’s inclusion in the Rajasthan Royals squad would certainly bolster their bowling unit. Chahal’s experience and skill in spinning conditions could pose a significant challenge for the Sunrisers Hyderabad batsmen. With a track record of taking wickets consistently in the tournament, Chahal will play a crucial role in containing the opposition’s batting lineup and breaking partnerships.

Both Samson and Chahal will be vital cogs in their respective team’s plans, and their performances could heavily influence the outcome of the match. Fans can expect an exciting battle between bat and ball as these two talented players showcase their skills on the field.

Scenario 1  

Rajasthan Royals win the toss and bat

Power Play score – 65-75

First Innings Score – 210-220

Rajasthan Royals win the match

Scenario 2

Sunrisers Hyderabad win the toss and bat

Power Play score – 60-70

First Innings Score – 200-210

Rajasthan Royals win the match