SRH have been struggling with their middle-order for quite some time now and their batsmen need to click as a unit to put some fight against Gambhir and his boys.
New Delhi: In a crucial match, Kolkata Knight Riders take on Sunrisers Hyderabad in Eliminator of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2016 today.
It's a high-voltage match since the loser will be knocked out of the tournament, while the winner will get another chance to have a go at the final berth.
On paper, Kolkata have a much stronger team compared to SRH, who have been struggling with their middle-order for quite some time now. Hyderabad have a world class pace attack, but their batsmen need to click as a unit to put some fight against Gambhir and his boys, who are two-time winners of the tournament.
Here is everything else you need to know about the big match:
Possible playing XIs:
Sunrisers Hyderabad: David Warner (c), Shikhar Dhawan, Moises Henriques, Eoin Morgan/Kane Wiliamson, Naman Ojha (wk), Deepak Hooda, Ashish Reddy, Bipul Sharma, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mustafizur Rahman, Barinder Sran
Kolkata Knight Riders: Gautam Gambhir (c), Robin Uthappa (wk), Manish Pandey, Suryakumar Yadav, Yusuf Pathan, Andre Russel, Shakib Al Hasan, Morne Morkel, Piyush Chawla, Sunil Narine, Ankit Rajpoot
Venue: Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi
Time: 20:00 IST, 14:30 GMT
TV Listing: Set Max, Sony Six and Sony Six HD
Live streaming: Hotstar app