LSG vs SRH Live Cricket Score: LSG aim to bounce back in front of their home crowd.© AFP
LSG vs SRH Live Updates: Romario Shepherd will be making his debut for Lucknow Super Giants after replacing Mark Wood in the playing XI against SunRisers Hyderabad. Apart from him, Avesh Khan has been replaced by veteran spinner Amit Mishra. SRH skipper Aiden Markram won the toss and opted to bat against on Lucknow Super Giants in their IPL 2023 match at Ekana Cricket Stadium in Lucknow on Friday. After suffering a defeat in their previous match, LSG will aim to bounce back in front of their home crowd. SRH, on the other hand, also faced a defeat in their opening match of the season against Rajasthan Royals (RR). (Live Scorecard | Points Table)
Here are Live Score and Latest Updates from IPL 2023 match between LSG and SRH, straight from Lucknow:
LSG vs SRH Live: LSG’s Playing XI
Lucknow Super Giants (Playing XI): KL Rahul(c), Kyle Mayers, Deepak Hooda, Marcus Stoinis, Nicholas Pooran(w), Romario Shepherd, Krunal Pandya, Amit Mishra, Yash Thakur, Jaydev Unadkat, Ravi Bishnoi
LSG vs SRH Live: SRH’s Playing XI
Sunrisers Hyderabad (Playing XI): Mayank Agarwal, Anmolpreet Singh(w), Rahul Tripathi, Aiden Markram(c), Harry Brook, Washington Sundar, Abdul Samad, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, T Natarajan, Umran Malik, Adil Rashid
LSG vs SRH Live: Here’s what Aiden Markram said at the toss
“We will look to bat first. The wicket looks dry. Ideally we will get to our first win. The guys are looking excited. There are two changes. One of them is me.”
LSG vs SRH Live: Here’s what KL Rahul said at the toss
“Too early to say anything. We ended up batting well in the last game. We will look to adjust and play well tonight. We can come in with a set plan as we are playing for the first time here. Hooda will miss out. Avesh is taking a break as he got himself injured. We will look to be aggressive and get the wickets.”
LSG vs SRH Live: SRH win toss, Opt to bat
Sunrisers Hyderabad skipper Aiden Markram wins the toss and opts to bat against Lucknow Super Giants in IPL 2023 match.
LSG vs SRH Live: Pitch report
“When you move to black soil, there is less pace and bounce. There are less blades of grass on this. There shouldn’t be any dew as well. All the teams have wanted to chase in the IPL so far. There should be less spin compared to red soil wicket.”
LSG vs SRH Live: Here’s what de Kock said
“It has been great to come back. The guys are ready to get going. I have got a role tonight. I can’t tell you what it is. I have played a handful of games here. Every time I have played here, it has been a little different. I think it is about assessing the conditions as quickly as you can and executing your plans. I don’t really practice that much when I am in form. Just hit a couple of balls and take some catches.”
LSG vs SRH Live: Head-to-head!
Both Lucknow Super Giants and SunRisers Hyderabad have only played one match against each other for far in IPL. The game took place last year which was won by LSG. KL Rahul and Avesh Khan were the top performers in their respective departments.
LSG vs SRH Live: All eyes on LSG’s bowling attack
Among bowlers, Ravi Bishnoi has been impressive with five wickets so far, while England pacer Mark Wood blew away Delhi Capitals with a five-wicket haul in their opening match and also accounted for three scalps in their last game.
LSG vs SRH Live: Questions on KL Rahul’s form
For LSG, skipper KL Rahul’s form is cause of concern as he failed to capitalise on his starts but Kyle Mayers produced some extraordinary hitting during his two blistering fifties in the last two matches. Even though the batters failed to take LSG home against Chennai Super Kings, overall they have chipped in when required.
LSG vs SRH Live: SRH bank on Markram
SRH finished last in 2021 and eighth among 10 teams last year and they will bank on Markram’s leadership skills to deliver results this season. However, if the opening game is anything to go by, SRH cut a sorry figure as they struggled against RR, who dominated both the powerplays — racking up 85 for 1 first and then conceding just 30 for 2 in the first six overs while defending 203 for 5.
LSG vs SRH, IPL 2023 Live: LSG predicted XI –
As South Africa wicketkeeper-batter Quinton de Kock is back in the camp, who will make place for him? Will it be Kyle Mayers or Marcus Stoinis or anyone else from the playing XI? Check out our LSG predicted XI HERE
LSG vs SRH, IPL 2023 Live: SRH predicted XI –
As Aiden Markram is a confirmed entry into the playing XI, Marco Jansen and Heinrich Klaasen will also be available for the game against LSG. Which players are likely to get dropped? Check out our predicted XI HERE
LSG vs SRH, IPL 2023 Live: QDK or Mayers?
Return of the South Africans means return of Quinton de Kock. However, who will he replace if does manage to get into the team. Mayers has been excellent so far. Will Stoinis lose his place instead of him? Stay tuned to find out.
LSG vs SRH, IPL 2023 Live: Captain Markram!
SRH will be bolstered by the return of their South African recruits, including new skipper Aiden Markram. In the absence of Markram, Bhuvneshwar Kumar led SRH in their opening game, which they lost by a huge 72 runs. Heinrich Klaasen and Marco Jansen are also available for selection.
LSG vs SRH, IPL 2023 Live: Hello!
Hello and welcome to our live coverage of match 10 of IPL 2023. LSG face SRH in Lucknow, hoping to get back to winning ways. SRH, on the other hand, eye first win of the season after that mauling at the hands of Rajasthan Royals.
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