IPL 2024 Match 17, GT vs PBKS – Match Prediction

Preview – GT vs PBKS

Gujarat Titans will face the Punjab Kings in what promises to be a gripping match in the eagerly awaited IPL 2024 Match 17. According to analysis, Gujarat Titans are 56% likely to win, slightly ahead of Punjab Kings, who are 44% likely to win. In this matchup, both teams are expected to showcase their strategic depth and on-field prowess, with the Titans holding a slight advantage due to their robust lineup and recent performance. The Kings, however, are more than capable of springing surprises due to the unpredictable nature of cricket, especially in the IPL. It is expected that the match will be a showcase of cricketing excellence for fans around the world, with strategy, skill, and maybe even a little bit of luck determining who wins.

GT vs PBKS Match Details

Match Details
MatchGujarat Titans Vs Punjab Kings, IPL 2024
VenueNarendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad
Date & TimeWednesday, April 4, 8:00 PM (IST)
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GT vs PBKS Chance of Winning

Gujarat Titans vs Punjab Kings
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GT vs PBKS Today Match Prediction Cricket Betting Tips

  • Gujarat Titans
    • Emerging victorious from the IPL auction, the Gujarat Titans have strategically bolstered their squad, positioning themselves as a powerhouse this season. Their team, a perfect amalgamation of experienced warriors and dynamic newcomers, shows remarkable form. They shine equally in batting prowess and bowling precision. Key figures such as Hardik Pandya and Rashid Khan are at their peak, posing a formidable challenge to any team that crosses their path. The Titans’ strategy heavily leans on these star players, which could backfire should these key performers fail to meet expectations on the day.
  • Punjab Kings
    • Inconsistencies plagued their past performances. The Punjab Kings have revamped their approach this season. With their improved batting core and adaptable all-rounders acquired during the auction, they have improved. In addition to Shikhar Dhawan and Kagiso Rabada, the Kings have developed a compelling team synergy that has given their campaign a vibrant however, while their batting lineup looks more formidable than ever, their bowling squad’s ability to handle high-pressure situations is still a question mark, signaling a critical area that requires immediate attention to secure wins.

GT vs PBKS Head-to-Head Record

Gujarat Titans: 

It has been Gujarat Titans’ strategic acumen and individual prowess that have led them to consistently outperform in recent matchups. Their record is impressive, with significant victories often secured by chasing daunting targets and defending slender leads, which shows how well rounded their team dynamics are. Hardik Pandya, in particular, has been a pivotal figure, decisively influencing outcomes. In the IPL, Titans’ precision and adaptability have made them a formidable opponent.

Punjab Kings: 

The Punjab Kings, known for their high-scoring thrillers against the Gujarat Titans, have demonstrated the ability to snatch victories from the jaws of defeat. Their game, while powerful, suffers from inconsistency, especially in crunch situations. Unlike the steadier Titans, the Kings’ performances are a rollercoaster, with their reliance on key moments leading to unpredictable outcomes, usually determined by narrow margins.

Cricket Teams Preview of the Match

  • Gujarat Titans
    • Shubman Gill (c), Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Sai Sudharsan, Vijay Shankar, David Miller, Azmatullah Omarzai, Shahrukh Khan, Rashid Khan, Noor Ahmad/Spencer Johnson, Mohammed Shami, Kartik Tyagi/Umesh Yadav.
  • Punjab Kings
    • Shikhar Dhawan (c), Jonny Bairstow, Sam Curran, Liam Livingstone, Jitesh Sharma (wk), Shashank Singh, Harpreet Brar, Harshal Patel, Kagiso Rabada, Rahul Chahar, Arshdeep Singh.

Weather Conditions

At the start of the match in Ahmedabad, temperatures are anticipated to hover around 35 degrees Celsius, gradually cooling down to a more comfortable 31 degrees (with a real feel of 29 degrees) by the match’s conclusion. Rainfall is not expected to impact the game, and humidity levels will remain below 33%. However, attendees and players should be aware that the air quality is forecasted to be in the unhealthy range, according to AccuWeather.

Venue and Pitch Conditions

The pitch composition, black soil for pacers and red soil for spinners, adds a strategic dimension to the game at the world’s largest cricket stadium.

As a result of the recent IPL match between Gujarat Titans and Sunrisers Hyderabad, several Hyderabad players had promising starts, but failed to capitalize. The Gujarat Titans won with notable contributions from Wriddhiman Saha (25 runs off 13 balls), Shubman Gill (36 runs off 28 balls), Sai Sudharsan (45 runs off 36 balls), and David Miller (44 runs off 27 balls). Key players navigate these conditions to their advantage by navigating the stadium’s capacity to influence game dynamics.


Gujarat Capitals (GT) and Punjab Kings (PBKS) are set for a high-voltage clash at Narendra Modi Stadium. Despite Google’s win probability favoring GT with a 56% chance of victory, our analysis suggests a different narrative. We predict Punjab Kings overcoming odds to win their second tournament. PBKS are poised to triumph as the underdogs due to their quest for redemption and dynamic gameplay. It is expected that PBKS will exploit GT’s potential gaps and their strategic preparations as the pitch provides favorable conditions for batsmen. As a critical battle for momentum in IPL 2024, this match is a must-watch for cricket fans.