IPL 2022, Gujarat Titans Vs Sunrisers Hyderabad: On 20 April, the audience saw a clash between Gujarat Titans and Sunrisers Hyderabad. The match was conducted at Wankhede Stadium. Gujarat Titans defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad by 5 wickets and no ball to spare. Thus, Umran Malik was crowned Player of the Match. He took five Key players’ wickets who were Wriddhiman Saha (Wicket-keeper), Shubman Gill, Hardik Pandya (GT captain), David Miller, and Abhinav Manohar.
Gujarat Titans received a toss outcome in their favor and elected to bowl primarily. Sunrisers Hyderabad only gave the target of 195 runs at the loss of 6 wickets after 20 overs. After they bowl, Gujarat Titans come on the field to bat. They smash captivating shots throughout the Sunrisers Hyderabad’s Innings. They accomplished the target by hitting 199 runs at the loss of 5 wickets and Rahul Tewatia remains not out. Under the leadership of Hardik Pandya, Gujarat Titans are flourishing in the league. And maintaining their position at 2nd.
Highlights Of The Match:
During the last over, Rahul Tewatia and Rashid Khan kept their composure to win the match by 5 wickets. Gujarat batsmen succumb to Umran Malik’s devastating spell (5 wickets for 25 runs). Half of their team has returned to the dugout. Sunrisers Hyderabad is 195/6 after 20 overs, with contributions from Abhishek Sharma (65 runs off 42 balls), Aiden Markram (56 off 40), and Shashank Singh (25 off 6). The Gujarat Titans won the toss and chose to bowl first. Hardik Pandya, the captain, is fielding the same XI in this match. When asked if he bowls, he says no. Hardik stated that his squad has seven bowling options and that if necessary, he will bowl. On the other hand, SRH skipper Kane Williamson has made one change – Washington Sundar comes in for Jagdish Suchith.
League’s Point Table:
So far in the league, Sunrisers Hyderabad took part in 8 matches out of 40 matches played by all the franchises. Out of 8 matches played by them, they won five matches but they lost three matches in the ongoing league. The team acquired the third position in the point chart. On the other hand, Gujarat Titans took part in 8 matches as well. They won seven matches in the ongoing league, however, they lost only one match. The team is just behind the leading team in the points chart i.e. just behind Rajasthan Royals in 2nd position.
Playing 11 players For The Match:
The team comprises Shubman Gill, Wriddhiman Saha (wicket-keeper), Hardik Pandya (captain), David Miller, Rahul Tewatia, Abhinav Manohar, Rashid Khan, Alzarri Joseph, Lockie Ferguson, Mohammed Shami, and Yash Dayal.
The squad comprises Kane Williamson (captain), Abhishek Sharma, Rahul Tripathi, Aiden Markram, Nicholas Pooran (wicket-keeper), Shashank Singh, J Suchith/Washington Sundar, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Marco Jansen, Umran Malik, and T Natarajan.