The 33rd match of IPL 2021 will feature the Sunrisers Hyderabad taking on the Delhi Capitals. The venue for the game is the Dubai International Cricket Stadium. In the first leg of the tournament, DC have played 8 matches and are leading the points table, while the Sunrisers from Hyderabad are struggling at the bottom with 7 of their matches done and dusted.
If you are playing a cricket betting game, then you must be up-to-date with the latest fantasy cricket news. It also includes the performance of teams, which is essential for prediction. Sunrisers have to win their upcoming matches to stay in the hunt for a spot in the play-offs. The Delhi Capitals, however, look well placed to qualify for the play-offs this time, on the back of their winning spree in the 1st leg of the IPL.
When checking for the latest fantasy cricket IPL news knowing about weather conditions could be crucial as they can affect the performance of the teams during the match. In this match, the temperature is predicted to be around 30°C. It is also forecasted that the humidity will increase as the game progresses.
Pitch Report Predictions
The pitch for this match is friendly for batting and will allow for runs higher than the average score recorded at this venue. However, with dew coming in late, players might have conducive batting conditions in the second innings of the match. Therefore, it is advised that the fans must bet accordingly to edge ahead in the competition.
Average Innings and Record of Chasing Teams
As per fantasy cricket news, the average 1st innings score on this ground is 171 runs. Teams that chase scores in the second innings have had higher chances of winning the match. Thus, the toss could prove to be a crucial deciding factor for the match.
Top Players According to Fantasy Cricket News
- David Warner has to be one of the top picks because of his consistency. He has scored 370 runs in the 11 games he has played.
- Kane Williamson has always been a very bankable player and with captaincy he is expected to deliver the goods with his batting.
- Shikhar Dhawan has been playing very well lately. With his current T20 form, Gabbar is a must pick for the match.
- Kagiso Rabada is undoubtedly an x factor. With his pace and accuracy he can prove to be a lethal force. He is definitely going to be a popular pick.
Top Captain and Vice-Captain Choices
When it comes to the selection of the captain of your fantasy team, top choices can include David Warner, Kane Williamson, Shreyas Iyer and Rishabh Pant. They all are dependable options. Similarly, for the selection for Vice-Captain Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Rashid Khan and Kagiso Rabada can be the go to options.
Playing XI DC: Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Marcus Stoinis, Lalit Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, Shimron Hetmyer, Ravichandran Ashwin, Kagiso Rabada, Amit Mishra, Anrich Nortje, and Avesh Khan.
Playing XI SRH: David Warner, Wriddhiman Saha, Kane Williamson, Vijay Shankar, Mitchell Marsh, Priyam Garg, Rashid Khan, Jagadeesha Suchith, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, T Natarajan, and Sandeep Sharma.
Staying on top of the latest fantasy cricket news is a great way to make informed decisions when forming your fantasy team. Considering the player line-up and past performances, DC definitely look the hot favourites to win this match. However, SRH did manage to put up a tough fight during the super over match against DC. It would be fascinating to see if, under the leadership of Kane Williamson, SRH can make a comeback this season.