21 Oct 2020: IPL: A look at Steve Smith's numbers against Sunrisers Hyderabad
Smith played a crucial knock against CSK the other night and helped his side win.
He will want a similar performance against SRH and improve his overall tally.
Here we analyze his performance against SRH in the IPL.
Smith vs SRH: A look at Smith's record against SRH
Till date, against Sunrisers Hyderabad, Australian star Smith has racked up 254 runs from 10 games at a strike rate of 112.39.
The tally also includes four sixes and 22 fours.
However, Smith has registered just one fifty against SRH, with a best of 68.
He needs 46 more to become only the 17th player to notch 300-plus runs against SRH.
Battle: Smith's performance against SRH's premier spinner Rashid Khan
Notably, Rashid has performed well against RR in the competition.
In five matches against Rajasthan Royals, the right-arm spinner has taken six wickets with the best bowling performance of 2/25.
In total, he has taken 64 wickets.
IPL: Smith's overall show and his performance in IPL 2020
The Aussie international has registered one hundred and 11 fifties, including 203 fours and 57 sixes.
He has a strike rate of 129.01.
He has smashed three fifties at 27.33.
Fact: How have the two sides fared so far?
RR are sixth at the moment with four wins and six losses from 10 games. They have a NRR of -0.591. On the other hand, the Orange Army have collected three wins and six losses from nine games. They are seventh (NRR +0.008).