KOL vs SRH: The 19th match of the Indian Premier League (IPL), 2023 will be played between Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunrisers Hyderabad on Friday, April 14 at the iconic Eden Gardens, Kolkata.
Kolkata Knight Riders have had an exceptional run in the tournament so far, recovering strongly after their initial defeat to Punjab Kings. They came back even stronger in their subsequent matches, beating Royal Challengers Bangalore by a whopping 81 runs and securing a historic victory against Gujarat Titans by three wickets, largely thanks to Rinku Singh’s stunning display of batting that included five consecutive sixes against Yash Dayal.
Having secured four points in the tournament so far, Kolkata Knight Riders are currently placed at the fourth spot in the IPL 2023 points table. As they gear up for their next match, they will undoubtedly be looking to maintain their winning momentum and add more victories to their tally in order to climb up the points table.
As for Sunrisers Hyderabad, after a slow start to the tournament, they finally found their footing in their last match with a much-needed win against Punjab Kings at their home ground. Although they are currently languishing at the second-last spot of the points table with just one win from two games, they will be determined to move up the rankings by securing a win in their upcoming match.
Here are the match details, pitch report, probable playing 11, squads, player records/stats and dream11 fantasy team predictions for the Match 19 of the Indian Premier League, 2023.
KOL vs SRH Match Details
- Match: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad, Match 19
- Date: Friday, April 14, 2023
- Time: 7:30 PM (IST) | 2:00 PM (GMT) | 7:30 PM (Local)
- Venue: Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Pitch Report For KOL vs SRH, Match 19 of IPL 2023
The last match played at Eden Gardens revealed that the pitch is quite conducive to bowlers, especially spinners in the middle overs. The pacers may struggle to make an impact. Winning the toss and electing to bowl first under the lights could prove to be advantageous for the team.
Pitch Stats of Eden Gardens, Kolkata For KOL vs SRH, Match 19 of IPL 2023
Stats based on previous five matches played at this venue-
- Average First Innings Score: 171
- Average Total Score: 162
- Team Batting First Won: 2
- Team Bowling First Won: 3
Probable Playing XI For KOL vs SRH, Match 19 of IPL 2023
Kolkata Knight Riders Playing XI
Rahmanullah Gurbaz (WK), Narayan Jagadeesan, Venkatesh Iyer, Nitish Rana (C), Rinku Singh, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Shardul Thakur, Lockie Ferguson, Umesh Yadav, Varun Chakaravarthy.
Sunrisers Hyderabad Playing XI
Harry Brook, Mayank Agarwal, Rahul Tripathi, Aiden Markram (C), Heinrich Klaasen (WK), Washington Sundar, Marco Jansen, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mayank Markande, Umran Malik, T Natarajan.
KOL vs SRH Head-to-head Records for Match 19 of IPL 2023
Stats of Kolkata Knight Riders & Sunrisers Hyderabad Form in Last 5 Matches
KOL vs SRH Top Players to Pick in Fantasy Team for Match 19 of IPL 2023
He has been the go-to bowler for the Kolkata Knight Riders in the tournament, having already picked up six wickets in three matches at an impressive average of 14.83, an economy of 7.41, and a strike rate of 12. With the Eden Gardens track expected to offer assistance to spin bowlers, Narine could be an ideal choice for your fantasy team.
He has been the standout performer for the Sunrisers Hyderabad yet again in this season, having scored 108 runs in three games at an average of 54 and a strike rate of 118.68. His unbeaten 74 in the last game against Punjab Kings was a match-winning effort that helped the team register their first win of the season.
The Knight Riders have discovered a promising talent in Suyash Sharma, who has made an excellent start to his IPL career. In his debut game, he picked up three wickets for 30 runs, and in the tournament so far, he has taken four wickets in two matches at an average of 16.25.
KOL vs SRH Player Record/Stats (Must Picks) For Match 19 of IPL 2023
|Player||Stats (This Tournament)|
|Venkatesh Iyer||120 Runs|
|Rahmanullah Gurbaz||94 Runs|
|Rahul Tripathi||108 Runs|
|Rinku Singh||98 Runs|
|Sunil Narine||6 Wickets|
|Varun Chakaravarthy||5 Wickets|
|Aiden Markram||37 Runs|
KOL vs SRH Captaincy Picks For Match 19 of IPL 2023 Between Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
- Sunil Narine
- Aiden Markram
- Rahul Tripathi
KOL vs SRH Dream11 Prediction – Fantasy Team Suggesting For Match 19 of IPL 2023
Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad – Fantasy Team 1
- Wicket-Keeper: Rahmanullah Gurbaz
- Batters: Mayank Agarwal, Nitish Rana, Venkatesh Iyer, Rahul Tripathi
- All-Rounders: Sunil Narine, Aiden Markram, Shardul Thakur, Marco Jansen
- Bowlers: Varun Chakaravarthy, Umran Malik
- Captain: Sunil Narine
- Vice-Captain: Rahul Tripathi
Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad – Fantasy Team 2
- Wicket-Keeper: Rahmanullah Gurbaz
- Batters : Nitish Rana, Venkatesh Iyer, Rahul Tripathi, Rinku Singh
- All-rounders: Sunil Narine, Aiden Markram, Shardul Thakur
- Bowlers : Mayank Markande, Umran Malik, Suyash Sharma
- Captain: Aiden Markram
- Vice-Captain: Sunil Narine
KOL vs SRH Match Prediction – Who Will Win Today’s Match?
Sunrisers Hyderabad is expected to win this match.
KOL vs SRH – Match 19 of IPL 2023, Live Broadcast & Online Streaming Details, Where to Watch in India?
- Live Streaming: JioCinema
- TV Broadcast: Star Sports Network
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team for the fantasy game please consider the points mentioned and make your own decision at the time of making your team.