PBKS vs GT: The 15th season of IPL 2022 is slowly progressing in an exciting fashion. On April 8, there will be a battle between Punjab Kings and Gujarat Titans (PBKS vs GT). This match is going to be very exciting. Because till now under the captaincy of Hardik Pandya, the new franchise has not lost a single match.
So at the same time, Punjab has played a total of three matches, out of which it is coming after winning 2 matches. Both the teams are coming after defeating their opponents in their respective previous matches, so both the teams will be full of enthusiasm. At this time the squads of both the teams also look very balanced. Before this match between PBKS vs GT, lets take a look at every piece of information related to this match…
Talking about the team led by Mayank Agarwal, in this high voltage match between Punjab Kings and Gujarat Titans (PBKS vs GT), the franchise has played 3 matches so far this season. In this, they have to win in 2 and have to face defeat in 1. Under the leadership of Mayank, the team started this season by defeating RCB by 5 wickets. After this, in the second match, Punjab had to face defeat by 6 wickets from KKR.
But, in the third match, Punjab came back and defeated CSK by 54 runs. Young bowler Vaibhav Arora impressed a lot on behalf of this franchise coming after defeating Chennai Super Kings in his last match. He is almost certain to get a chance in this match as well. Wicket-keeper batsman Jonny Bairstow has started training with the team. In such a situation, instead of Bhanuka Rajapaksa against Gujarat, he can get a chance to play in the playing XI. Overall, with a win in this match as well, Agarwal will try to maintain the winning momentum.
The 16th match of the 15th season of IPL will be played between Punjab Kings and Gujarat Titans (PBKS vs GT) on Friday. To play this match, both the teams will land at Brabourne Stadium Mumbai at 7:30 pm. This years season is progressing in a great way. While the teams that have been champions many times are in bad shape, then the new teams and the teams struggling with poor performance every year are showing their tremendous talent.
Talking about the Gujarat team, so far this season this franchise has played a total of 2 matches and has won both. Now the eyes of the team will be on the hat-trick win on Friday. GT had given a crushing defeat to Lucknow by 5 wickets in the first match and defeated Delhi by 14 runs in the second match. These days, in the match to be held on Friday, where the franchise would like to hit a hat-trick of victory, Punjab would like to maintain its winning streak.
The 16th match of IPL is going to be between Punjab Kings and Gujarat Titans (PBKS vs GT). The fans are also eagerly waiting for this thorny collision. Because both the teams are looking very strong. In such a situation, the competition between the two franchises is going to be equal. Talk about the head-to-head matches between the two teams, then for the first time in the history of IPL, both the teams will face each other. So this match is going to be even more exciting. However, even though both the teams will face each other for the first time. But, if both the teams want to register a win, then they have to come out on the field with a better strategy.
Jonny Bairstow might make his long-awaited debut for PBKS in this match. The arrival of the right-hand batter is surely going to strengthen PBKS’ batting unit. The franchise would be expecting Bairstow to bring the same level of destruction that his fellow countryman Jos Buttler has brought for the Rajasthan Royals.
In the first game against LSG, Shubman Gill was dismissed for a duck in the very first over of the match. He came back with a stronger force in the second game and showed why he is rated as the next big thing in Indian cricket. Against DC, Gill made 84 runs off 46 deliveries which consisted of 6 fours and 4 sixes.
Shikhar Dhawan has played a key role in the two wins that PBKS has achieved in the tournament. In his debut game for the franchise, Dhawan made 43 off 29 deliveries. In the previous match against CSK, he scored 33 runs off 24 deliveries.
Liam Livingstone was at his best in the previous match against CSK where he won the Player of the Match award for his all-around performance. With the bat, he made 60 runs off just 32 deliveries and hit 5 fours and 5 sixes. With the ball, he picked 2 wickets in 3 overs and gave away just 25 runs.
Hardik Pandya has been scoring runs while batting at number 4 for GT. He has bowled 4 overs in both matches and is looking in great shape. Pandya might play a key role for his team in this match.
Mohammad Shami won the Player of the Match award in his debut game for GT. He picked 3 wickets in 4 overs and gave away just 25 runs. In the second game, Shami picked 2 wickets for 30 runs in 2 overs.
Kagiso Rabadahas bowled 3 overs in both the matches that he has featured in and has picked two wickets. Rabada might play a key role for the team in this game with the ball.
This match between Punjab Kings and Gujarat Titans (PBKS vs GT) to be held on 8th April is going to be very exciting. But, the weather will also play an important role in this match. You will also be very excited to know about it. So let us tell you that in this match the sky will be covered with clouds. But, there is no chance of any kind of rain even remotely.
On April 8, the maximum temperature of Mumbai will be 35 and the minimum will be 27 degrees Celsius. According to the weather website AccuWeather, during the match, the ground will be cloudy (13 percent). At the same time, the wind will move at a speed of 35 kmph. Humidity will be 58 percent. That is, this humidity will be very high and this summer the players will have to perform better for their respective teams.
Talking about the pitch of the match between Punjab Kings and Gujarat Titans (PBKS vs GT) at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai, it is generally known for batting. It will be easier for the batsmen to play stroke at the Brabourne Stadium. It has been seen in the matches played here that the batsmen do not face much trouble in batting. However, as the match progresses, the bowlers also get help.
So far 3 matches of this season have been played on this ground and the team chasing the score in all three matches has won. Big scores have also been seen standing on this pitch, from which one thing is clear a long score can be made on the field and it can also be achieved easily. The wicket will be friendly to the batsmen and will also give a lot of help to the outfield batsmen. Along with this, spin bowlers will also get help. Batting in the second innings here can be a good decision for the team. So the team winning the toss would like to decide to bowl first.
|1||Gujrat Titans - Q||14||10||4||0||0.316||20|
|2||Rajasthan Royals - Q||14||9||5||0||0.298||18|
|3||Lucknow Super Giants - Q||14||9||5||0||0.251||18|
|4||Royal Challengers Bangalore - Q||14||8||6||0||-0.253||16|
|5||Delhi Capitals - E||14||8||6||0||0.204||14|
|6||Punjab Kings - E||14||7||7||0||0.126||14|
|7||Kolkata Knight Riders - E||14||6||8||0||0.146||12|
|8||Sunrisers Hyderabad - E||14||6||8||0||-0.379||12|
|9||Chennai Super Kings - E||14||4||10||0||-0.203||8|
|10||Mumbai Indians - E||14||4||10||0||-0.506||8|
|Recent Forms: W = Won, L = Lost, T = Tie, D = Draw, NR = No Result|