Lucknow Super Giants vs Punjab Kings: Punjab Kings played without Shikhar Dhawan in the match against Lucknow Super Giants. Punjab Kings captain Sam Curran, who won the toss in this match, decided to bowl first.
Today there are 2 matches in IPL 2023. In the first match, the teams of Royal Challengers Bangalore and Delhi Capitals faced each other. At the same time, in today’s second match, Punjab Kings are ready to face Lucknow Supergiants. The match between Lucknow Super Giants and Punjab Kings is going on at Ekana Stadium. Punjab Kings captain Sam Curran, who won the toss in this match, decided to bowl first. In fact, Punjab Kings regular captain Shikhar Dhawan was not part of the squad today.
Shikhar Dhawan out of playing XI..
Punjab Kings regular captain Shikhar Dhawan is not playing in the ongoing match against Lucknow Super Giant. Shikhar Dhawan was injured in the last match. Because of this he was not part of the playing XI. However, the extent of Shikhar Dhawan’s injury is not clear at present.
Punjab Kings captain Sam Karan..
Sam Karan, who is captaining Punjab Kings in place of Shikhar Dhawan, said during the toss.. We won the toss for the first time this season. At the same time, we have come with one change in this match. Sam Karan said that Shikhar Dhawan was injured in the last match. That’s why we entered the field without Dhawan. At the same time it is not clear how serious Shikhar Dhawan’s injury is at the moment, but he is expected to make a comeback. He said that Sikandar Raza is back in the playing eleven.
Lucknow Super Giants Playing XI-
KL Rahul (captain), Kyle Meyers, Deepak Hooda, Marcus Stoinis, Krunal Pandya, Nicholas Pooran (wicketkeeper), Ayush Badoni, Avesh Khan, Yudhvir Singh Charak, Mark Wood, Ravi Bishnoi.
Punjab Kings Playing XI-
Atharva Thaide, Matthew Short, Harpreet Singh Bhatia, Sikandar Raza, Sam Curran (c), Jitesh Sharma (wk), Shah Rukh Khan, Harpreet Brar, Kagiso Rabada, Rahul Chahar, Arshdeep Singh.
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