Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Delhi Capitals by 5 wickets in IPL

Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Delhi Capitals by 5 wickets in IPL
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Jonny Bairstow Man of the Match
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Sunrisers Hyderabad won the toss and decided to bowl against Delhi Capitals at Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi today in the IPL.

 

Match Summary

Delhi Capitals 129 - 8 (Shreyas Iyer 43, Axar Patel 23*; Mohammad Nabi 2-21, Rashid Khan 1-18)

Sunrisers Hyderabad 131-5 (Jonny Bairstow 48)

Result – Sunrisers Hyderabad won by 5 wickets

Scorecard

Tournament Stats and Points Table

Put in to bat first, Delhi Capitals struggled to 129 – 8 - Shreyas Iyer 43 top scored and Axar Patel 23* played an important cameo innings at the death. All the bowlers were on top form for the Sunrisers - Mohammad Nabi 2-21, Rashid Khan 1-18, Bhuvneshwar Kumar 2-27, Sandeep Sharma 1-25 and Siddarth Kaul 2-35.

It was always going to be a challenge for the Delhi Capitals bowlers to restrict the Sunrisers Hyderabad batsmen to under 7 runs an over in the run and so it proved. Jonny Bairstow 48 top scored for the Sunrisers and Sunrisers Hyderabad won by 5 wickets with over an over to spare.

 

Delhi Capitals - Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer(c), Rishabh Pant(wk), Colin Ingram, Chris Morris, Axar Patel, Rahul Tewatia, Kagiso Rabada, Ishant Sharma, Sandeep Lamichhane

Sunrisers Hyderabad - Jonny Bairstow(wk), David Warner, Vijay Shankar, Yusuf Pathan, Manish Pandey, Deepak Hooda, Mohammad Nabi, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar(c), Sandeep Sharma, Siddarth Kaul

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