The Sunrisers Hyderabad and the Rajasthan Royals will play in the fourth game of the 2014 Indian Premier League on Friday. This will be the second game of the day following the Chennai Super Kings vs. Kings XI Punjab game that took place earlier in the day. SRH and RR will start at 10.30 a.m. ET and can be watched online through free live stream (details below).
This game between the Sunrisers Hyderabad and the Rajasthan Royals should be an intriguing one. Both teams are being touted as potential finalists, and both have extremely strong teams fielded this season.
However, getting off to a good start to the tournament will be important to progress to the latter stages, and neither team will want to lose this opening game.
Whoever loses today will have more pressure to ensure they win their second and third games, where as the winners will have a bit more slack to work with if they slip up in any of their upcoming games.
The Sunrisers Hyderabad are boasting a strong batting line up this season, and if their top order can fire on all cylinders then they could be a handful for all opposition teams.
SRH also has a solid bowling attack, and they will be looking to maintain an economical run rate as well as make sure wickets fall consistently through the innings.
SRH players such as Dale Steyn, Amit Mishra and Irfan Pathan and they will be key players to determine whether the team can go all the way this season.
Meanwhile the Rajasthan Royals have Shane Watson and a number of other Australian players who will also take some stopping.
This could be a close one and it will be exciting to see who comes out on top.
The Sunrisers Hyderabad and the Rajasthan Royals game will start at 10.30 a.m. ET and can be watched online through free live stream by clicking here.