PBKS vs GT Dream11 Prediction: Punjab Kings will be up against Gujarat Titans in the 16th match of the IPL 2020 on Friday.
Gujarat Titans are the only unbeaten team in the competition as they sit 4th in the points table with two wins in two matches. The Titans defeated Lucknow Super Giants by 5 wickets in their opening game and then went on to defeat Delhi Capitals by 14 runs in the 2nd game. The Titans from Gujarat will try to keep the momentum going with the third consecutive victory.
On the other hand, Punjab Kings also have been able to leave a mark this season. They are 5th in the points table with two wins and a single loss after three matches. The Kings from Punjab defeated the mighty Chennai Super Kings by 54 runs in their previous game and will try to bring some consistency to their game by notching up back-to-back wins.
PBKS vs GT Dream11 Today Match Prediction Details
Indian Premier League 2022
Punjab Kings vs Gujarat Titans, Match 16th
8th April 2022, Friday
7:30 PM IST
Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai
Punjab Kings vs Gujarat Titans live telecast details and channel list
Star Sports Network and Disney+HOTSTAR app
Punjab Kings vs Gujarat Titans Pitch Report
It has been a high-scoring venue so far this season. The wicket is flat and the batters might have a party in the middle. Meanwhile, the team winning the toss is likely to chase here.
PBKS vs GT Dream11 Prediction Today Team News
Punjab Kings Team News
The Englishman Jonny Bairstow is available for selection and Punjab Kings could drop Bhanuka Rajapaksa for him.
No other changes are expected on the Punjab side.
PBKS Playing 11 Probable):
Mayank Agarwal (C), Shikhar Dhawan, Jonny Bairstow/Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Liam Livingstone, Jitesh Sharma (WK), Shahrukh Khan, Odean Smith, Kagiso Rabada, Vaibhav Arora, Rahul Chahar, Arshdeep Singh
Gujarat Titans Team News
Gujarat Titans are already playing their strongest-possible playing eleven and they would not want to tweak with the winning combination.
Gujarat Titans are expected to field an unchanged playing 11.
GT Playing 11 (Probable):
Matthew Wade (WK), Shubman Gill, Hardik Pandya (C), Vijay Shankar, Rahul Tewatia, David Miller, Rashid Khan, Abhinav Manohar, Varun Aaron, Lockie Ferguson, and Mohammed Shami
PBKS vs GT Dream11 Top Picks & Key Players
For Punjab Kings:
- Shikhar Dhawan – 92 runs in 3 matches
- Liam Livingstone – 98 runs and 2 wickets in 3 matches
- Rahul Chahar – 6 wickets in 3 matches
For Gujarat Titans
- Shubman Gill – 84 runs in 2 matches
- Hardik Pandya – 64 runs and 1 wicket in 2 matches
- Mohammad Shami – 5 wickets in 2 matches
PBKS vs GT Dream11 Captain and Vice-Captain choices
- Liam Livingstone
- Shubman Gill
- Shikhar Dhawan
- Hardik Pandya
- Odean Smith
- Kagiso Rabada
PBKS vs GT Who will win today match?
It will be a direct contest between Punjab’s batting Gujarat’s bowling. The Titans arguably have the best bowling unit in the IPL this season. At the same time, the Kings have assembled a fearsome batting unit.
If Punjab Kings could negotiate with Gujarat Titans’ bowling, they have a bowling unit to expose the Titans’ vulnerability in the not-so-strong batting. As per our PBKS vs GT Today Match Prediction, Punjab Kings are expected to win this contest.
PBKS vs GT Dream11 Team for Today’s Match
WK: M Wade
BAT: S Dhawan, B Rajapaksa, S Gill
AR: L Livingstone (C), H Pandya (VC), O Smith
BOWL: M Shami, K Rabada, L Ferguson, R Chahar