Finally, the D Day has arrived and the top four teams will fight out for the Trophy. A big day for the teams that will battle out in Qualifier 1. The winner qualifies for the finals and the loser will get another chance by playing against the winner of the eliminator (a match between teams ranked three and four)

Qualifier 1- GT vs-RR Analysis, Prediction Free Cricket Tips
Scores in last 5 matches- 143/8, 172/5, 144/4, 137/3, 168/5.
The openers did not give a good start in the last three matches. In all these matches, Saha and Gill scored high. Very less contribution from the team. Saha may fail. Gill will shine. H Pandya Wade is due for a good score- failed in the previous three matches. Both Sai Kishore and Sai Sudarshan failed to impress. Tewatia is also off-color. Miller can score maximum 30 runs. Overall, the batting is mediocre. Only Shami is a consistent wicket-taker. Both Joseph and Ferguson are erratic. Y Dyal is very expensive. The only spinner R Khan is very good. The team is not in its best form.
Likely scorers- Gill, Wade, Pandya.
Likely wicket takers- Shami, Khan, Joseph.
Capability- 160.

Scores in last 5 matches- 152/5, 190/4, 160/6, 178/6, 151/5.
In all these matches Buttler scored less than 10 in three matches. The remaining batsmen contributed their bit. The openers have failed to give a solid start in the last three matches. Buttled is due for a big knock. Jaiswal and Padikkal are in great form. Samson is as steady as a rock. Hetmeyer is erratic. R Ashwin is emerging as an excellent all-rounder. Overall, the batting is strong and stable. All the three pacers Boult, Prasidh, and McCoy are regular wicket-takers. Chahal and Ashwin form a devastating spin duo.
Likely scorers- Buttler, Padikkal, Samson.
Likely wicket takers- Boult, Prasidh, Chahal.
Capability- 180.
Both the teams are not getting a good opening stand. The batting lineup of RR is stronger. The bowling lineup of GT is weaker. Overall, RR is a better-balanced team.
Likely Winner– RR

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