Lucknow Super Giants(LSG) are set to face Gujarat Titans(GT) in the 57th match of the Indian Premier League(IPL) on Tuesday, May 10 at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune. Both the teams will meet for the second time this season. Titans defeated Super Giants in that match by 5 wickets in a last-over chase.
Lucknow Super Giants:
Lucknow Super Giants have been splendid throughout the tournament and they are coming off four victories in their last four games. The KL Rahul-led side has excelled in all three departments and each of the personnel in the squad has been putting up their hands. They are likely to go in with the same playing XI after a dominating victory in the last game.
Gujarat Titans had a fantastic run until the last two games when they ended up on the losing side. They suffered a loss against Mumbai Indians in the last game as they failed to chase 178 runs. Despite, a blistering start to the chase, they suffered a collapse against a stupendous MI bowling attack and could not could forge a rebuild.
WAGING ODDS: LSG (1.87) Vs GT (1.95)
LSG are the favorites and are priced at 1.87, meaning if you bet ₹100 on them and if they win the match, you’ll be making ₹187.
GT are the underdogs and priced at 1.95 meaning if you bet ₹100 on them and if they win the match, you’ll be making ₹195
Both the teams have won 8 out of 11 matches and are occupying the first two positions in the points tally. The team that wins this match will make it to the top of the table and will be the first team to qualify for the playoffs. Lucknow Super Giants will have a slight advantage as they played their last game at the same ground and know the conditions well. LSG are likely to win the contest.
Prediction: LSG to win the match.