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Kolkata Knight Riders versus Sunrisers Hyderabad Betting Tips and Preview | Cricsq

Kolkata Knight Riders versus Sunrisers Hyderabad Betting Tips and Preview

IPL (2018-05-25) Kolkata (EG)

Highlights
  • Kolkata Knight Riders won 9 of the last 14 between these two sides.

  • Kolkata Knight Riders have won 6 of their last 10 completed T20 matches.

  • Sunrisers Hyderabad have won 6 of their last 10 completed T20 matches.

  • Kolkata Knight Riders are rated 4 points ahead of Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Cricsq ratings.

  • The team batting second won the last 38 out the last 61 completed matches played at Kolkata (EG).

Betting Tips
  • Back Sunrisers Hyderabad to win with full stake (odds at time of writing 2.22 on Betfair).

Pitch Analysis

There have been 61 T20 matches since 2010 at Kolkata (EG). The next section will examine those matches.

159 is the average first innings score at Kolkata (EG) in matches where the full 20 overs were available. Over 200 has scored 4 times in T20s here since 2010. The last 3 first innings scores here were 169, 142 and 210.

60% of runs here have been scored in boundaries. This exceeds the global average of 55% of runs in T20s since 2010 being scored in boundaries. Batters at Kolkata (EG) strike at 126.9 run per hundred balls against pace bowlers. This compared to a strike rate of 117.3 against spin.

The team batting second won the last 38 out the last 61 completed matches played at Kolkata (EG).

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Kolkata Knight Riders Overview

Kolkata Knight Riders have won 6 of their last 10 completed T20 matches.

They beat Rajasthan Royals in their last match. They batted first and scored 169 for 7. They then bowled well to restrict Rajasthan Royals to 144 for 4 to win the match.

Dinesh Karthik was the top run scorer with 52 off 38 balls. Andre Russell scored 49 off 25 balls. The next highest score was 28 by Shubman Gill.

Prasidh Krishna was their best bowler. He took 1 for 28 off 4.0 overs. Andre Russell went for 7.33 an over. Kuldeep Yadav took 1 wicket and had an economy rate of 4.5.

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Sunrisers Hyderabad Overview

Sunrisers Hyderabad have won 6 of their last 10 completed T20 matches.

They lost to Chennai Super Kings in their last match. They batted first and scored 139 for 7. Their bowlers then failed to defend this score.

Carlos Brathwaite was the top run scorer with 43 off 29 balls. Kane Williamson scored 24 off 15 balls. The next highest score was 24 by Yusuf Pathan.

Rashid Khan was their best bowler. He took 2 for 11 off 4.0 overs. Bhuvneshwar Kumar also bowled well. He went for 4.42 an over. Siddarth Kaul took 2 wicket and had an economy rate of 8.0.

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The Verdict

Kolkata Knight Riders are rated 4 points ahead of Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Cricsq ratings. They have 99 points whereas Sunrisers Hyderabad have 95.

At the time of writing Kolkata Knight Riders are favorites on Betfair at 1.8. Sunrisers Hyderabad are 2.22.

Kolkata Knight Riders are rightfully favourites and are the most likely team to this match. But I suggest backing Sunrisers Hyderabad to win this match. They are currently 2.22 on Betfair. At the prices Kolkata Knight Riders are too short to bet on and Sunrisers Hyderabad represent the value.

Kolkata Knight Riders Season Players
Sunil Narine

Current Form:

Sunil Narine has played in 247 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 1524 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 15.4. He has a strike rate of 150.1. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 163.3 and against pace it is 134.5.

Narine has taken 267 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 6.1 runs per over.

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Chris Lynn

Current Form:

Chris Lynn has played in 110 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 3 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 3166 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 36.4. He has a strike rate of 146.4. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 166.9 and against spin it is 108.7.

Lynn has taken 3 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 6.82 runs per over.

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Robin Uthappa

Current Form:

Robin Uthappa has played in 197 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 4935 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 29.6. He has a strike rate of 130.9. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Uthappa has taken 0 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 3.5 runs per over.

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Cameron Delport

Current Form:

Cameron Delport has played in 94 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 2097 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 27.6. He has a strike rate of 139.0. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Delport has taken 35 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.62 runs per over.

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Ishank Jaggi

Current Form:

Ishank Jaggi has played in 8 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 75 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 15.0. He has a strike rate of 78.9. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 90.4 and against spin it is 60.4.

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Nitish Rana

Current Form:

Nitish Rana has played in 31 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 719 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 27.7. He has a strike rate of 129.5. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 135.0 and against pace it is 118.7.

Rana has taken 4 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 6.56 runs per over.

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Dinesh Karthik

Current Form:

Dinesh Karthik has played in 196 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 3932 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 28.1. He has a strike rate of 131.5. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

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Andre Russell

Current Form:

Andre Russell has played in 216 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 3418 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 25.5. He has a strike rate of 168.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 174.9 and against spin it is 127.5.

Russell has taken 205 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.28 runs per over.

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Shubman Gill

Current Form:

Shubman Gill has played in 12 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 173 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 34.6. He has a strike rate of 145.4. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 147.4 and against spin it is 132.6.

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Vinay Kumar

Current Form:

Vinay Kumar has played in 146 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 1043 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 20.5. He has a strike rate of 117.9. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 120.9 and against spin it is 101.0.

Kumar has taken 145 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.0 runs per over.

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Rinku Singh

Current Form:

Rinku Singh has played in 4 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 29 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 7.3. He has a strike rate of 93.5. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 91.7 and against spin it is 81.8.

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Tom Curran

Current Form:

Tom Curran has played in 54 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 385 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 17.5. He has a strike rate of 124.2. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 123.4 and against spin it is 105.6.

Curran has taken 56 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.52 runs per over.

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Shivam Mavi

Current Form:

Shivam Mavi has played in 8 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 7 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 3.5. He has a strike rate of 63.6. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 66.7 and against spin it is 60.0.

Mavi has taken 4 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 9.88 runs per over.

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Javon Searles

Current Form:

Javon Searles has played in 31 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 147 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 11.3. He has a strike rate of 108.1. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 116.7 and against spin it is 48.5.

Searles has taken 11 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 10.3 runs per over.

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Piyush Chawla

Current Form:

Piyush Chawla has played in 153 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 530 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 11.5. He has a strike rate of 111.3. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 117.2 and against spin it is 88.6.

Chawla has taken 145 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.64 runs per over.

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Mitchell Johnson

Current Form:

Mitchell Johnson has played in 104 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 280 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 12.2. He has a strike rate of 105.7. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 108.1 and against pace it is 102.0.

Johnson has taken 119 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.6 runs per over.

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Kuldeep Yadav

Current Form:

Kuldeep Yadav has played in 40 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 48 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 12.0. He has a strike rate of 77.4. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 90.0 and against pace it is 69.0.

Yadav has taken 45 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.13 runs per over.

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Prasidh Krishna

Current Form:

Prasidh Krishna has played in 26 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 20 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 20.0. He has a strike rate of 80.0. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 110.0 and against pace it is 80.0.

Krishna has taken 32 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.42 runs per over.

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Sunrisers Hyderabad Season Players
Tanmay Agarwal

Current Form:

Tanmay Agarwal has played in 1 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 0 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 0.0. He has a strike rate of 0.0.

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Ricky Bhui

Current Form:

Ricky Bhui has played in 2 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 0 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 0.0. He has a strike rate of 0.0.

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Shikhar Dhawan

Current Form:

Shikhar Dhawan has played in 183 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 3 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 4881 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 31.9. He has a strike rate of 124.4. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 121.9 and against spin it is 114.2.

Dhawan has taken 4 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.25 runs per over.

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Alex Hales

Current Form:

Alex Hales has played in 177 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 4756 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 29.0. He has a strike rate of 143.6. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 143.3 and against spin it is 131.5.

Hales has taken 0 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 14.0 runs per over.

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Kane Williamson

Current Form:

Kane Williamson has played in 122 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 5 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 3210 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 30.9. He has a strike rate of 121.9. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 129.8 and against spin it is 114.0.

Williamson has taken 20 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.27 runs per over.

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Manish Pandey

Current Form:

Manish Pandey has played in 163 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 3339 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 28.5. He has a strike rate of 121.1. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 121.5 and against spin it is 109.4.

Pandey has taken 0 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 11.0 runs per over.

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Sachin Baby

Current Form:

Sachin Baby has played in 19 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 137 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 17.1. He has a strike rate of 135.6. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 147.4 and against spin it is 81.5.

Baby has taken 2 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 4.8 runs per over.

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Shreevats Goswami

Current Form:

Shreevats Goswami has played in 28 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 288 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 16.9. He has a strike rate of 100.7. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 101.9 and against spin it is 84.0.

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Deepak Hooda

Current Form:

Deepak Hooda has played in 50 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 438 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 15.6. He has a strike rate of 134.4. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 135.0 and against pace it is 125.1.

Hooda has taken 6 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.3 runs per over.

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Wriddhiman Saha

Current Form:

Wriddhiman Saha has played in 116 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 1643 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 24.2. He has a strike rate of 129.8. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 132.1 and against spin it is 116.4.

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Mohammad Nabi

Current Form:

Mohammad Nabi has played in 147 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 1879 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 21.6. He has a strike rate of 141.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 140.9 and against spin it is 130.3.

Nabi has taken 149 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 6.91 runs per over.

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Yusuf Pathan

Current Form:

Yusuf Pathan has played in 187 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 3352 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 28.2. He has a strike rate of 144.2. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 152.7 and against pace it is 132.8.

Pathan has taken 55 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.66 runs per over.

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Bipul Sharma

Current Form:

Bipul Sharma has played in 34 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 187 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 23.4. He has a strike rate of 152.0. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 165.4 and against pace it is 146.9.

Sharma has taken 17 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.07 runs per over.

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Shakib Al Hasan

Current Form:

Shakib Al Hasan has played in 250 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 3871 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 21.0. He has a strike rate of 121.9. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 126.9 and against spin it is 113.0.

Hasan has taken 284 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 6.86 runs per over.

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Carlos Brathwaite

Current Form:

Carlos Brathwaite has played in 92 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 1050 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 19.8. He has a strike rate of 154.9. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 162.7 and against spin it is 122.8.

Brathwaite has taken 76 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.27 runs per over.

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Chris Jordan

Current Form:

Chris Jordan has played in 119 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 788 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 18.8. He has a strike rate of 122.7. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 133.6 and against spin it is 90.3.

Jordan has taken 118 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.45 runs per over.

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Rashid Khan

Current Form:

Rashid Khan has played in 98 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 205 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 10.8. He has a strike rate of 134.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 141.6 and against spin it is 112.5.

Khan has taken 136 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 6.0 runs per over.

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Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Current Form:

Bhuvneshwar Kumar has played in 129 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 187 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 7.8. He has a strike rate of 95.4. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 97.6 and against spin it is 77.8.

Kumar has taken 148 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.08 runs per over.

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T Natarajan

Current Form:

T Natarajan has played in 20 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 0 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 0.0. He has a strike rate of 0.0.

Natarajan has taken 21 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 6.97 runs per over.

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Basil Thampi

Current Form:

Basil Thampi has played in 16 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 31 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 31.0. He has a strike rate of 91.2. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 91.2 and against spin it is 0.

Thampi has taken 16 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 9.81 runs per over.

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Siddarth Kaul

Current Form:

Siddarth Kaul has played in 38 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 12 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 4.0. He has a strike rate of 48.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 45.5 and against spin it is 0.

Kaul has taken 41 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.25 runs per over.

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Billy Stanlake

Current Form:

Billy Stanlake has played in 30 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 13 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 0.0. He has a strike rate of 100.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 100.0 and against spin it is 0.

Stanlake has taken 34 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.59 runs per over.

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Sandeep Sharma

Current Form:

Sandeep Sharma has played in 69 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 27 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 9.0. He has a strike rate of 67.5. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 110.0 and against pace it is 51.6.

Sharma has taken 83 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.73 runs per over.

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