IPL 2019 Pre-Tournament Team Ratings- Part 2
3 years ago
Here is the Part 2 of the much anticipated IPL 2019 Pre-Tournament Ratings.
Surisers Hyderabad(SRH): Overall Rating- 8.5/10
Batting(8/10)- With likes of David Warner, Manish Pandey, Kane Williamson & Jonny Bairstow with Yusuf Pathan & Vijay Shankar as finishers but still lack a formidable opening duo & to some point middle-order is not well stable.
Bowling(9/10)- SRH has one of the finest pace attacks & spin attack with likes of Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Khaleel Ahmed, Rashid Khan & Shahbaz Nadeem.
Squad- Basil Thampi, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Billy Stanlake, David Warner, Deepak Hooda, Kane Williamson, Khaleel Ahmed, Manish Pandey, Mohammad Nabi, Rashid Khan, Ricky Bhui, Sandeep Sharma, Shakib Al Hasan, Shreevats Goswami (wk), Siddarth Kaul, T Natarajan, Yusuf Pathan, Abhishek Sharma, Vijay Shankar, Shahbaz Nadeem, Jonny Bairstow, Wriddhiman Saha, Martin Guptill
Mumbai Indians(MI): Overall Rating- 5.5/10
Batting(5/10)- They have the likes of Rohit Sharma, Quinton de Kock & Even Lewis with Ishan Kishan but still have a very fragile middle-order & lower-order plus Rohit set to open the batting this year, so the conditions becomes more worse.
Bowling(6/10)- Despite having Bumrah & Lasith Malinga they are 2nd from bottom in terms of bowling in all the teams except KKR due to a in-experienced spin attack
squad- Rohit Sharma (captain), Adam Milne, Aditya Tare, Anukul Roy, Ben Cutting, Evin Lewis, Hardik Pandya, Ishan Kishan, Jason Behrendorff, Jasprit Bumrah, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Mayank Markande, Mitchell McClenaghan, Quinton de Kock, Rahul Chahar, Siddhesh Lad, Suryakumar Yadav, Lasith Malinga, Anmolpreet Singh, Barinder Sran, Pankaj Jaswal, Yuvraj Singh
Kings XI Punjab(KXIP): Overall Rating- 6.5/10
Batting(5/10)- KXIP is one of the impressive team & has Gayle, KL.Rahul with Karun Nair, Mayank Agarwal & Mandeep in middle but they do not have a finisher & has fragile low order too.
Bowling(8/10)- KXIP is one of the wealthiest side in term of genuine pacers with Andrew Tye, Mohammed Shami, Ankit Rajpoot, Sam Curran & good spin attack of Ashwin’s & Mujeeb.
squad- Andrew Tye, Ankit Rajpoot, Chris Gayle, David Miller, Karun Nair,Lokesh Rahul, Mayank Agarwal, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Ravichandran Ashwin, Mandeep Singh, Moises Henriques, Nicholas Pooran, Mohammad Shami, Sarfaraz, Varun Chakaravarthy, Sam Curran, Hardus Viljoen, Hardus Viljoen, Arshdeep Singh, Darshan Nalkande, Prabhsimran Singh, Agnivesh Ayachi, Harpreet Brar, Murugan Ashwin
Delhi Capitals(DC): Overall Rating- 6/10
Batting(4/10)- The likes of Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Pant are some big names with a fragile lower order & a complete Indian middle-order which is a thing that can back-fire often.
Bowling(8/10)- After another cold season last year, DD changed to DC & retained same pacers i.e. Rabada, Boult plus added Ishant Sharma to the fold but has a weak spin department with likes of Amit Mishra & in-experienced Sandeep Lamichane.
squad- Shikhar Dhawan, Amit Mishra, Avesh Khan, Chris Morris, Colin Munro, Harshal Patel, Jayant Yadav, Kagiso Rabada, Manjot Kalra, Prithvi Shaw, Rahul Tewatia, Rishabh Pant, Sandeep Lamichhane,Shreyas Iyer, Trent Boult, Hanuma Vihari, Axar Patel, Ishant Sharma, Ankush Bains, Nathu Singh, Colin Ingram, Sherfane Rutherford, Jalaj Saxena, Bandaru Ayyappa: