Bangalore vs Hyderabad Preview: Dream Prediction, Playing 11, Pitch Report, Top Fantasy Picks
Second place is up for grabs as Virat Kohli and Bangalore will face off against bottom-faced Hyderabad, who have just two wins to their name. Glenn Maxwell has been in terrific form, scoring three half-centuries on the trot as Banglore search for a spot in Qualifier 1.
Hyderabad will only play for consolation as they desperately seek a third win of the season. Kane Williamson will look to make a few changes for this game as they test their bench strength.
Indian T20 League
Sheikh Zayed International Stadium, Abu Dhabi
7:30 PM IST
Expected Weather Conditions
32°C, humid weather with some wind
Great batting pitch
Glenn Maxwell, Harshal Patel, Devdutt Padikkal, Rashid Khan, Jason Roy
Bangalore vs Hyderabad- Match 52: Venue Details
The match between Bangalore vs Hyderabad will be played at the Sheikh Zayed International Stadium, Abu Dhabi & telecasted live at 7:30 pm IST.
- Average 1st Innings score on this ground: 161 (Par score here)
Bangalore vs Hyderabad: Pitch Report & Weather Conditions
In the previous fixture between Chennai and Rajasthan, 379 runs were scored on this track. The same conditions are expected tonight. Teams batting second will be able to even chase down 180+ scores on this pitch.
Top Picks for Your Dream Fantasy Team 11:
Following should be top picks for playing fantasy cricket in Bangalore vs Hyderabad match:
- Glenn Maxwell has already scored 5 fifties in this tournament, taking his tally to 407 runs in 12 matches with a strike rate of 145.35
- Kane Williamson is Hyderabad’s present highest run-scorer, scoring 235 runs in 9 matches with a high score of 66*
- Harshal Patel has a chance to become a record holder as he has already claimed 26 wickets in 12 matches with an economy rate of 8.41
- Rashid Khan could be influential with his googlies in this track. He has taken 15 wickets in 12 matches with an economy rate of 6.16
Expert Opinion on Bangalore vs Hyderabad match
Virat Kolhi and AB De Villiers haven’t shown that much intent in the tournament, but today could be a big game for these two players. Glenn Maxwell is an obvious captaincy pick for this game. It is better to select fantasy players that are top-order batsmen for this match.
Captain & Vice-Captain choices for your fantasy XI team
- Captain choices: Glenn Maxwell, Virat Kohli, Devdutt Padikkal
- Vice-Captain choices: Jason Roy, Jason Holder, Harshal Patel