Moises Henriques played an excellent innings and Bhuvneshwar Kumar bowled brilliantly yet again to make sure Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) held on to a hard-fought win over Delhi Daredevils (DD) by six runs in Raipur to keep their hopes alive in the Indian Premier League (IPL).
With the Mumbai Indians (MI) breaching Chennai’s fortress in their last game, the Rajasthan Royals (RR) will be desperate to repeat the act in a bid to secure their playoffs spot and not leave it for their last match.
Andre Russell smashed another breath-taking half century as Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) came from behind to win by one wicket with one ball to spare against Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) at Eden Gardens to go top of the Indian Premier League (IPL) table.
Mumbai Indians (MI) pulled off an absolute heist to win a nerve-wracking game against Chennai Super Kings (CSK) by six wickets at the MA Chidambaram stadium, their fifth consecutive victory in this Indian Premier League (IPL) edition.
Having won just two out of their five home games, the Delhi Daredevils (DD) will be looking to improve on that record when they take on a new look Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) outfit at their new home ground in Raipur.
Rather like the outcome of the UK's General Election, the next few days could paint a clearer picture of who is in, who is out and who will fall by the wayside with regard to the Indian Premier League play-offs.
A slow and low turner at the Eden Gardens and four quality spinners – the last two things the Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) batsmen would want to face after the crushing defeat they suffered at the hands of the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in their last game.
Eoin Morgan and Shikhar Dhawan blasted fine half-centuries to help Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) beat Rajasthan Royals (RR) by seven runs at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai in the 41st game of the Indian Premier League (IPL).
High on confidence after four back to back wins, the Mumbai Indians (MI) will be looking to break Chennai Super Kings’ (CSK) unbeaten run at home as they look to make their way into the top four of the Indian Premier League (IPL) points table.
Chris Gayle hammered a scintillating century, while Mitchell Starc and Sreenath Aravind took four-wicket hauls as Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) embarrassed Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) at the Chinnaswamy Stadium winning by 138 runs in game 40 of the Indian Premier League (IPL).