Lucknow Super Giants will face Sunrisers Hyderabad in the 12th match of IPL 2022.
The match between SRH and LSG is a battle between a team that has red-hot momentum and another that is struggling to get going.
It will be telecast live on Star Sports Network and Disney+hotstar.
Sunrisers Hyderabad had a bad start to the tournament as they were outplayed by Rajasthan Royals in their opening game.
They lost the first game against Rajasthan Royals by a huge margin of 61 runs.
Because of that defeat, their net run rate has taken nosedived to -3.05.
Lucknow Super Giants were brilliant in their last game against Chennai Super Kings where they chased down the target of 210 runs and that win should have given them a lot of confidence.
KL Rahul didn’t perform well with the bat in the first two games but he is leading the side superbly.
— Lucknow Super Giants (@LucknowIPL) March 28, 2022
Their X factor comes from the attacking duo of Ayush Badoni and Deepak Hooda who seem to be in supreme touch.
Lucknow Super Giants need to improve their bowling because the bowlers struggled in the previous match against CSK.
Teams: SRH vs LSG
Venue: Dr. DY Patil Sports Academy, Navi Mumbai
Date: 4th April, Monday
Time: 7:30 pm IST
Head to head record
This will be the first-ever match between these two sides in IPL history.
Total Matches played: 0
Chennai Super Kings won: 0
Punjab Kings won: 0
Tie/no results: 0
SRH Probable Playing 11
Abhishek Sharma, Rahul Tripathi, Kane Williamson (c), Nicholas Pooran (wk), Aiden Markram, Abdul Samad, Washington Sundar, Romario Shepherd, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, T Natarajan, Umran Malik
LSG Probable Playing 11
KL Rahul(c), Quinton de Kock(w), Evin Lewis, Manish Pandey, Deepak Hooda, Ayush Badoni, Krunal Pandya, Dushmantha Chameera, Andrew Tye, Ravi Bishnoi, Avesh Khan
Star bowler of the match
Ravi Bishnoi bowled brilliantly in the previous match, he picked up 2 wickets at a low economy rate. He will be the key bowler in this match.
— Lucknow Super Giants (@LucknowIPL) March 31, 2022
Star batsman of the match
Kane Williamson didn’t perform well and struggled in the last match but he is a world-class player and will make a good comeback in this match.
Star Wicketkeeper of the match
Quinton de Kock is an aggressive opening batter and he will play a crucial role for Lucknow both with the bat and with the gloves behind the stumps
Star All-rounder of the match
Krunal Pandya is a handy player who can not only bowl good off-spin but can also hit the bowl hard in the death overs. He will be the star all-rounder of the match
Who will win?
Sunrisers Hyderabad struggled a lot in their opening game and their performance was very bad with both bat and ball.
The batting lineup is looking very weak as compared to their opponent.
Lucknow Super Giants have all bases covered and they are in great touch with both bat and ball.
LSG have a very strong batting line-up with the likes of KL Rahul and Quinton de Kock at the top. Lucknow is looking much better than Sunrisers Hyderabad in every department.
Hence, the prediction for match 12 is that Lucknow Super Giants will win the match against Sunrisers Hyderabad.