Bairstow Stars as Sunrisers Hyderabad Beat Chennai Super Kings

Sam Billings out for 0
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Mayukh Bhattacharya
Mayukh Bhattacharya (Cricket World Feature Writer) at the match today
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Chennai Super Kings won the toss and decided to bat first against Sunrisers Hyderabad at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad today.

Match Summary

Sunrisers Hyderabad 137 - 4 (David Warner 50, Jonny Bairstow 61*)
Chennai Super Kings 132 - 5 (Faf Du Plessis 45; Rashid Khan 2-17)
Result - Sunrisers Hyderabad win by 6 wickets

Scorecard

Tournament Stats and points Table

Chennai openers Shane Watson (31) and Faf Du Plessis (45) started well for the Super Kings, aiding in them reaching 132-5. Rashid Khan was the pick of the Sunrisers bowlers with 2-17.

Unfortunately for Chennai it wasn't enough as Bairstow (61*) and Warner (50) saw Sunrisers Hyderabad to a 6 wicket win.

Sunrisers Hyderabad - David Warner, Jonny Bairstow(wk), Kane Williamson(c), Vijay Shankar, Yusuf Pathan, Deepak Hooda, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Shahbaz Nadeem, Khaleel Ahmed, Sandeep Sharma

Chennai Super Kings - Shane Watson, Faf du Plessis, Suresh Raina(c), Ambati Rayudu, Kedar Jadhav, Sam Billings(wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Karn Sharma, Deepak Chahar, Shardul Thakur, Imran Tahir

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