Rajasthan Royals after four successive wins face Sunrisers Hyderabad who have managed to win just two games. As Royals get set to host Sunrisers we take a look at some trivia involving both the teams
1) Rajasthan Royals and Sunrisers Hyderabad have met each other four times with three results going in favour of Royals and one in Sunrisers way.
2) Rajasthan Royals have won all three games while chasing.
3) Rajasthan Royals have never batted first against Sunrisers Hyderabad. Therefore RR’s highest (146/2) and lowest totals (113/9) have both come while batting second.
4) Shane Watson’s unbeaten 98 in 2013 is the highest score by a RR batsman against SRH.
5) James Faulkner’s 5-16 is the best bowling performance by a Royals bowler vs. Sunrisers. Faulkner has two (5-20) five wicket hauls against SRH.
6) 60 by Darren Sammy is the highest individual score by a SRH batsman against RR.
7) No Sunrisers bowler has picked three or more wickets in an innings against Royals. Amit Mishra’s 2-8 runs is the best so far.
8) Sunrisers Hyderabad’s highest team total against Rajasthan Royals is 144/9.
9) Sunrisers Hyderabad have won toss on three occasions against Rajasthan Royals.
Rajasthan Royals in their last encounter against Sunrisers Hyderabad at Abu Dhabi defeated SRH by four wickets.
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