Gujarat Titans couldn’t have requested for a greater begin to its maiden IPL marketing campaign with three straight wins and can look to proceed the momentum when it takes on Sunrisers Hyderabad on the DY Patil Stadium right here on Monday.
Titans pulled off a heist in its final match towards Punjab Kings when Rahul Tewatia knocked off the required 12 runs with two sixes off the ultimate two balls.
Gill in effective contact
Opener Shubhman Gill has regarded in pristine contact, scoring at a brisk tempo with out taking too many dangers and the staff will hope he continues to give strong begins in order that the remainder of the unit can bat round him.
If fellow opener Matthew Wade can chip in with fast runs, the staff’s batting will likely be much more threatening whereas decreasing the stress on the likes of captain Hardik Pandya and David Miller.
Sunrisers come into the sport after a morale-boosting first win of the match towards Chennai Super Kings.
After the bowlers restricted CSK to a modest rating, openers Abhishek Sharma and skipper Kane Williamson laid the inspiration for a straightforward eight-wicket win with an 89-run stand.
Tougher take a look at
Sunrisers although will face a a lot larger take a look at towards the sturdy Titans bowling assault led by Mohammed Shammi, Lockie Ferguson and its former participant Rashid Khan, all of whom are in good wicket-taking type.
How the Sunrisers top-order faces up to the Titans bowlers might nicely decide which manner the match goes.