Mumbai: The 16th match of the 15th season of IPL is being played between Gujarat and Punjab today. The match will be played at the Brabourne Stadium at 7.30 pm. Gujarat has won both the matches by playing two matches. Punjab will play its fourth match. Won two out of three matches and lost one.
Hardik Pandya can take big decisions in Gujarat regarding Mathew Wade and Vijay Shankar. Both are in poor form at the moment. In such a situation, it has to be seen whether Hardik Pandya gives a chance to these two or not.
Abhinav hasn’t got a chance to bat yet. It has to be seen at which number he gets a chance to play. It has to be seen in which order Hardik Pandya bats. More runs are expected from Shubman Gill this time.
The team of Punjab can also change. Bhanuka or Bairstow will have to see who gets the chance. It has to be seen which player KL Rahul gives a chance.
Probable Playing XI of Punjab Team:
Mayank Agarwal (capt), Shikhar Dhawan, Bhanuka Rajapakse/Jonny Bairstow, Liam Livingston, Jitesh Sharma (wk), Shah Rukh Khan, Kagiso Rabada, Rahul Chahar, Vaibhav Arora, Arshdeep Singh and Odeon Smith.
Probable Playing XI of Gujarat Team:
Hardik Pandya (Captain), Matthew Wade (WK), Shubman Gill, Vijay Shankar, David Miller, Rahul Tewatia, Abhinav Manohar, Rashid Khan, Varun Aaron, Lockie Ferguson, Mohammed Shami.