KKR vs SRH (Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad), Match 49 - Match Information
Match: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad, Match 49
Date: 3rd October 2021
Time: 07:30 PM IST
Venue: Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai
KKR vs SRH (Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad), Match 49 Preview
Match 49 of the "Indian T20 League, 2021" will be played between Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunrisers Hyderabad (KKR vs SRH) at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai.
Kolkata Knight Riders have played 12 matches in the series and they are currently ranked fourth on the points table, while Sunrisers Hyderabad have played 11 matches in the series and they are currently ranked eighth on the points table.
In their previous encounter in this series, Nitish Rana was the Man of the Match and Nitish Rana scored the highest fantasy points for Kolkata Knight Riders with 119 match fantasy points while Manish Pandey topped the fantasy points leaderboard for Sunrisers Hyderabad with 91 match fantasy points.
In the last match played by Kolkata Knight Riders against Punjab Kings, Punjab Kings beat Kolkata Knight Riders by 5 wickets. The top fantasy player for Kolkata Knight Riders was Venkatesh Iyer who scored 113 fantasy points.
In their last match in this series against Chennai Super Kings, Chennai Super Kings beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by 6 wickets. The top fantasy player for Sunrisers Hyderabad was Jason Holder who scored 98 fantasy points.
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KKR vs SRH, Pitch Report and Conditions
The pitch at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai is a balanced pitch. The average 1st innings score at this venue in the last 47 matches is 161 runs. The team winning the toss should look to bowl first as the majority of the games played on this ground have been won by the chasing side.
Pacers have been very successful at this venue. They have earned 67% of the total bowling fantasy points at this venue. We would suggest that you pick as many pace bowlers as possible in your team.
KKR vs SRH, Head to Head
In the 20 matches played between these 2 teams, Kolkata Knight Riders have won 12 matches and Sunrisers Hyderabad have won 7 matches. Batsmen of both teams have earned the most fantasy points for their respective teams so far.
KKR vs SRH Dream11 Prediction: Batters and Wicket-Keepers
In his 2 matches this season he scored 62 runs and thus gave a great return in terms of fantasy points.
Just before this Indian t20 league season he had scored 348 runs and was the leading run scorer in the recently concluded THE HUNDRED, thus he is in great form and points in this fixture are also guaranteed.
Saha has scored 119 runs in his 6 matches played this season.
He has been a part of winning fantasy team in his last 4 matches played with points as follows 57, 30, 40, 26.
He has given 33 fantasy points on an average this season. At Dubai he has scored 125 runs in 4 matches played at SR of 158.23 which shows his good record when playing at the venue.
He has scored 310 runs in 11 innings at an average of 38.75, His strike rate in Indian T20 league 2021 is 130.25
But in last 3 games he has scored two 30+ runs inns which shows his form.
In the last 5 matches that he has played in 2nd leg of Indian t20 league he has been in winning fantasy team 4 times. Thus, he has given consistent returns for your fantasy team to score points
KKR vs SRH Dream11 Prediction: Bowlers
This season, Rashid has taken 14 wickets in his 11 matches; in fact in only 1 match out of these 10 has he gone wicketless and thus with him fantasy points is guaranteed.
As context, the last time these 2 teams played against each other, Rashid had taken 2 wickets.
He is averaging 52 fantasy points per match this season which makes him a must-have.
He has played 5 matches this season with the bowling figures as 0/24, 2/36, 0/32, 2/31 & 1/27.
As context he has played at Dubai only once and in that match, he had taken 2 wickets.
Also, this year he had a great run with the ball in the Syed Mushtaq Ali trophy having picked up 14 wickets in just 6 matches.
Not only is Varun chipping with wickets on regular intervals, but also bowling with a cheap economy and thus fantasy points for economy are also a bonus for him.
With 13 wickets in 12 matches this season, Varun has is the leading wicket taker for Kolkata in the Indian T20 league.
As context, he has given 40 points on an average this season
KKR vs SRH Dream11 Prediction: All-Rounders
With fantasy points of 113, 78, 33, 89, 62 Venkatesh Iyer’s performance has been consistent.
He now has an average of 75 fantasy points per match this season and has featured 4 times in winning fantasy team out of 5 times
With him bowling and taking wickets gives him potential to score extra fantasy point. Thus, with this kind of form he would be a good pick for your fantasy team.
With 9 wickets and 66 runs in just 5 matches, Holder has given points with both bat and ball this season.
In these 5 matches he has given a total of 369 fantasy points which is a staggering number.
He also has a great record at Dubai in the Indian T20 league having picked 6 wickets in 5 innings along with a total of 15 runs with the bat in his 2 inns here.
In the 2nd leg of this season, he has taken 7 wickets in 5 matches that he has played
He has taken a total of 14 wickets against Hyderabad in 18 matches
He has taken at least a wicket in his last 4 Indian T20 league matches played and has been a part of winning fantasy team in his last 4 matches as well.
KKR vs SRH Dream11 Prediction: Top Players of the Last Match
The Top Point Getters for Kolkata Knight Riders are Venkatesh Iyer with 113 match fantasy points. Rahul Tripathi with 57 match fantasy points and Varun Chakravarthy with 56 match fantasy points.
The Top Point Getters for Sunrisers Hyderabad are Jason Holder with 98 match fantasy points. Rashid Khan with 58 match fantasy points and Wriddhiman Saha with 57 match fantasy points.
KKR vs SRH Dream11 Prediction: Captain and Vice-Captain
Venkatesh Iyer has an average of 74 match fantasy points in the last 10 games, a fantasy rating of 9.6 and a low XFactor.
Rashid Khan has an average of 53 match fantasy points in the last 10 games, a fantasy rating of 9 and a medium XFactor.
Jason Roy has an average of 49 match fantasy points in the last 10 games, a fantasy rating of 8.9 and a medium XFactor.
Wriddhiman Saha has an average of 50 match fantasy points in the last 10 games, a fantasy rating of 8.9 and a medium XFactor.
Nitish Rana has an average of 29 match fantasy points in the last 10 games, a fantasy rating of 8.7 and a medium XFactor.
KKR vs SRH Dream11 Fantasy Team Suggestion
Wicket-Keeper: W. Saha
Batters: J. Roy, K. Williamson, M. Pandey and N. Rana
All-Rounders: J. Holder, S. Narine and V. Iyer
Bowlers: R. Khan, S. Kaul and V. Chakravarthy
Captain: V. Iyer
Vice-Captain: R. Khan