Match Details:

Date: April 2, 2023

Time: 3:30 PM IST 

Venue: Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad

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Match Preview: 

The inaugural IPL champs Rajasthan Royals will travel to the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium and take on the Sunrisers Hyderabad. Both teams played some incredible cricket last year but had contrasting results. In 2022, the Royals were on dream with an outstanding group of players, who were performing on the highest level. 

After the auction, Rajasthan managed to hold onto their squad from 2022 and will be one of the top teams in the tournament. Whereas the Sunrisers, last season, had some great results but failed to be consistent. But for 2023, Hyderabad has built an exciting and dynamic squad which could make a deep run in the tournament. 

Also Read: SRH vs RR 2023 Live Score | IPL 2023 Live Score | IPL 2023 Points Table

Pitch Report:

The  Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium has one of the more balanced grounds in the IPL where both batters and bowlers are benefitted. The average score on the ground for domestic T20s is 158.

Probable Playing XIs

Sunrisers Hyderabad:

Mayank Agarwal, Abhishek Sharma, Rahul Tripathi, Harry Brook, Glen Philips, Abdul Samad, Heinrich Klaasen (wk), Washington Sundar, Bhuvneshwar Kumar (c), Umran Malik, Marco Jansen.

Rajasthan Royals:

Jos Buttler (wk), Yashasvi Jaiswal, Sanju Samson (c), Devdutt Padikkal, Shimron Hetmyer, Riyan Parag, Jason Holder, Ravichandran Ashwin, Trent Boult, Kuldeep Sen, Yuzvendra Chahal.

Match Prediction:

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Rajasthan Royals will beat the Sunrisers Hyderabad to kick-start their 2023 IPL campaign with a win. 

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