The Sunrisers Hyderabad are all set to take on the Delhi Capitals at the Dubai International Cricket as playoffs scenarios get more interesting as the tournament progresses. Both sides have had contrasting forms in this season as Sunrisers Hyderabad haven’t been at their best whereas Delhi Capitals have looked in fantastic form this season.
Delhi Capitals are on the verge of qualifying for the playoffs as they are just one win short for a guaranteed place in the IPL 2020 playoffs. Though they lost their previous match against Kolkata Knight Riders couple of days back at Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi, the side will be looking to get this win under their belt and seal a place in the playoffs.
Whereas on the other hand, Sunrisers Hyderabad had a shocking end to a dismal performance in the match against Kings XI Punjab on Saturday. What looked like Sunrisers Hyderabad were racing to victory they flopped under pressure as they lost 10 wickets under 53 runs in the chase of merely 127 against Kings XI Punjab.
With the match expected to be a stiff competition between the two sides, let’s take a look at the five key players to watch out for.
Let’s take a look at 5 key players to watch out for when Sunrisers Hyderabad take on Delhi Capitals:
1. Anrich Nortje
The Proteas pace bowler who made an impact in the test arena for the South African national side has been another unsung hero for the Delhi Capitals franchise. He along with Kagiso Rabada has been instrumental in Delhi Capitals proven success this year as both have been opening the bowling for the side upfront.
Also, Anrich Nortje has been bowling at the death saving those crucial runs for Delhi at the back end of the innings. In the recent game against Rajasthan Royals, Nortje clocked the fastest delivery in the history of the Indian Premier League.