Trent Boult came into the Sunrisers Hyderabad eleven for the first era this season, replacing the insulted Mustafizur Rahman BCCI
David Warner, the Sunrisers Hyderabad captain, chose to bowl first in the Qualifier adjoining Gujarat Lions at the Feroz Shah Kotla. He did so despite having defended 162 adjoining Kolkata Knight Riders at the linked venue in Wednesdays Eliminator, reckoning that the ground would remain immense to bat around right through the game.
Sunrisers suffered a blow ahead of the acquiesce, as soon as a hamstring niggle ruling Mustafizur Rahman who has picked occurring 16 wickets at 24.00 this season, though unaccompanied conceding 6.73 an far away afield along than out. Trent Boult, the New Zealand left-arm rushed, took his area, coming into the side for the first epoch this season. Boult played seven matches for Sunrisers last season, picking uphill nine wickets at 26.22 and conceding 8.42 an on summit of.
Lions made one improve to the side that drifting the first Qualifier to Royal Challengers Bangalore, bringing in the left-arm wristspinner Shivil Kaushik for the left-arm orthodox spinner Shadab Jakati.
Sunrisers exterminate Lions in both their league meetings this season, winning by 10 wickets in Rajkot and by five wickets in Hyderabad.
Gujarat Lions: 1 Aaron Finch, 2 Brendon McCullum, 3 Suresh Raina (capt), 4 Dinesh Karthik (wk), 5 Dwayne Smith, 6 Ravindra Jadeja, 7 Dwayne Bravo, 8 Eklavya Dwivedi, 9 Praveen Kumar, 10 Dhawal Kulkarni, 11 Shivil Kaushik
Sunrisers Hyderabad: 1 David Warner (capt), 2 Shikhar Dhawan, 3 Moises Henriques, 4 Yuvraj Singh, 5 Deepak Hooda, 6 Ben Cutting, 7 Naman Ojha (wk), 8 Bhuvneshwar Kumar, 9 Bipul Sharma, 10 Barinder Sran, 11 Trent Boult