Deccan Chargers will be facing one of the strongest teams of this IPL competition, Chennai Super Kings, on 27th May, at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium. This game is the last of the league matches for both the teams, and with both teams are highly rated, this is expected to be a tough match.
Deccan Chargers is captained by the prolific Indian test batsman V V S Laxman, and the team has big international stars in Australian big-hitter Adam Gilchrist, South African opener Herschelle Gibbs, Pakistani dynamite Shahid Afridi, New Zealand allrounder Scott Styris, Sri Lankan pacers Chaminda Vaas, Nuwan Zoysa, and the reliable Chamara Silva.
The team also consists of Indian youngsters and seniors such as Rohit Sharma, Pragyan Ojha, Dwaraka Ravi Teja, P Vijaykumar, D Kalyan Krishna, Halhadar Das, N Sarveesh Kumar, Arjun Yadav, Venugopal Rao and Sanjay Bangar. Robin Singh is the coach of the outfit.
The man with the Midas touch, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, is the captain of Chennai Super Kings. Matthew Hayden, Michael Hussey, Stephen Fleming, Muttiah Muralitharan, Makhaya Ntini, Jacob Oram, Albie Morkel, Joginder Sharma, Parthiv Patel (wk), Suresh Raina, Vidyut Sivaramakrishnan, Viraj Vilas Kadbe, Palani Amarnath, Srikkanth Anirudha, R Ashwin, Subramaniam Badrinath, Lakshmipathy Balaji, Napoleon Einstein, Manpreet Gony, Shadab Jakati, Arun Karthik, Suresh Kumar, Abhinav Mukund and Sudeep Tyagi are the other members of this formidable team, coached by Kepler Wessels.
The entry is by tickets of Rs. 250, Rs. 500, Rs. 1,000, Rs. 1,500, Rs. 2,000 & Rs. 2,500 per head. Please contact the Hyderabad Cricket Association at 2790-5676 for further details.