Indian film actor Venkatesh Daggubati came to cheer Sunrisers Hyderabad in their opening match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018 at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium on Monday. Under the captaincy of New Zealand's Kane Williamson, Sunrisers Hyderabad won the toss and opted to bowl in their campaign opener against Rajasthan Royals in Hyderabad.
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For Hyderabad, Rashid Khan, Billy Stanlake, Williamson and Shakib-al-Hasan are the four overseas players while Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler, D'Arcy Short, Ben Laughlin make the cut in the Rajasthan's team.
Rajasthan Royals: Ajinkya Rahane (C), D Arcy Short, Sanju Samson, Ben Stokes, Rahul Tripathi, Jos Buttler(w), Krishnappa Gowtham, Shreyas Gopal, Dhawal Kulkarni, Jaydev Unadkat, Ben Laughlin