Mumbai, March 29: When 2016 Indian Premier League (IPL) champions Sunrisers Hyderabad take on inaugural season winners Rajasthan Royals at the Maharashtra Cricket Association, Pune on March 29, all eyes will be on the spinning duo Ravichandran Ashwin and YuzvendraChahal.
“Ashwin and Chahal are world class bowlers who have proven themselves. They have a lot of experience behind them and have done it for their respective sides. It’s going to be a tough one for Sunrisers Hyderabad,” Dhawal Kulkarni said during an episode of Gameplan in Star Sports.
Former India batsman Aakash Chopra said he did not expect much spin in the first game. “I don’t expect much effect because it’s only the first game. However, there may not be any dew since it’s an open field.” compared to the other three places. When you talk about Ashwin and Chahal, you talk about a lot of quality. I hope they pick up some land and be cheap too,” he said.