IPL 2014, Chennai Super Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad: Dwayne Smith vs Dale Steyn

Sunrisers Hyderabad face Chennai Super Kings in tonight’s super Sunday clash. Sunrisers Hyderabad thumped Delhi Daredevils in their last match while CSK placed second on points table have been the second best team so far. On paper both teams look alike but CSK batting by far has been finest. We take a look at some of the duels that might surface during the game and make things interesting.

Dwayne Smith vs Dale Steyn

Dwayne Smith with carefree batting at the top has hammered bowlers so far and against Dale Steyn he may not want to hold back. Steyn has all the ingredients to counter the swashbuckling Smith and will be looking to give this dashing right hander a run for money.

Ravi Ashwin vs David Warner

Ravi Ashwin has been economical so far and has kept picking wickets while David Warner found his lost touch against Delhi Daredevils. MS Dhoni may not hesitate in using Ashwin against the left hander. Warner on the other hand will be ready to go for a kill.

Amit Mishra vs Suresh Raina

Amit Mishra has not been in best of his form so far, but he can spin his opposition to trouble anytime while Suresh Raina who is CSK’s best bet with the bat will make sure he takes on the leggie. Both players have an indispensable role to play for their respective teams.