In the IPL 2017 riot today, the Gujarat Lions will face Kings XI Punjab. The match starts at 4:00 pm in the evening. The complete focus of the Gujarat team to win today also which will take a swift return by defeating KKR, the strongest IPL team in IPL 10 .
The last match of Gujarat Lions has been done to remove the disappointment of the last few matches. The spectacular win against Kolkata Knight Riders will have doubled its trust. Now with confidentte, Gujarat Lions have to play against Kings XI Punjab in Rajkot on Sunday. This match will be of the T20 specialist batsmen of both the teams.
In front of Suresh Raina, Brendon McCullum and Aaron Finch, there will be batsmen like Glenn Maxwell, Hashim Amla and Marcus Strynis. There is nothing to choose between two teams on paper. Regardless of the defeat, Punjab has four points. Gujarat also has same points.
Gujarat beat Kolkata Knight Riders on the Eden Gardens in the last match, which makes them proud. Captain Raina has shown why he is regarded as a bluff of T20. He scored 84 runs in 46 balls against KKR and showed his talent. Punjab, on the other hand, scored 198 runs against Mumbai Indians, including the century of Hashim Amla and captain Maxwell’s aggressive innings. For Gujarat, McCullum has scored 258 and Raina has scored 243 runs.
Gujrat Lions Vs Kings XI Punjab Live Streaming & Team Details
Match : Gujrat Lions Vs Kings XI Punjab
Vanue : Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot
Time : 04:00 PM
The worry for both teams is the bowling attack which has disappointed. The Indian bowler involved in both the teams could not do any good. Mohit Sharma and Sandeep Sharma scored runs for Punjab at an average of 9.39 and 9.18.
Varun Aaron also gave runs in the three matches at an average of 8.90. Only Axar Patel were able to bowl economically to some extent. The Gujarat Lions would like to include fast bowler Andrew Tye in the team. He has taken seven wickets in three matches, including a hat-trick. Ravindra Jadeja has not been able to walk yet and he got only one wicket in four matches.
Praveen Kumar’s economy rate is 10.32. Basil Thampi, however, gave an average of 8.88 runs. But his ability to put a good yorker was appreciated.
The batting order of King XI Punjab is also strong. Team has Hashim Amla, David Miller, Glenn Maxwell, Riddhiman Saha, Manan Vohra, who can also make big scores. The responsibility of Punjab’s bowling attack is on the shoulders of Sandeep Sharma, Mohit Sharma and Ishant Sharma. Overall, a good match will be seen, that can be expected.