The second qualifier is here as Delhi Capitals will take on the Sunrisers Hyderabad as the winner would face defending champions Mumbai Indians in the ultimate final. If Delhi managed to pull off a win, it will be the first time ever in IPL history that the Delhi franchise will play in the finals. Whereas looking at Sunrisers Hyderabad, they ended up fourth in the points table last season but when we look at this season, they managed to win three on the trot to qualify for the playoffs this season.
Talking about the performance of both sides in the recent matches, Sunrisers Hyderabad pulled off a low scoring encounter against the Royal Challengers Bangalore when on the other hand Delhi Capitals suffered a pounding defeat against the Mumbai Indians in the first qualifier.
It is unlikely that Sunrisers will look to make any changes to their whatsoever baring Wriddhiman Saha who will play if he’s fit to play but Delhi Capitals might just consider making a few changes to their side from Daniel Sams making way for the Caribbean southpaw Shimron Hetmyer. With the match expected to a clash of the titans let’s take a look at five key players to watch out for in the match.
Let’s take a look at 5 key players to watch out for when Sunrisers Hyderabad take on the Delhi Capitals:
1. Rashid Khan
The leg spinner from Afghanistan is always one of those players who have constantly performed for Sunrisers Hyderabad. Ever since he made his debut for the side in 2017 he has consistently put up good shows for the Orange Army.
This year too Rashid Khan has been the pick of the wickets as in the 15 matches he has played for Sunrisers Hyderabad this season he has managed to pick 19 wickets. He is one of the leading wicket-takers of his side in the tournament and will be key player against Delhi Capitals in the 2nd qualifier.