New Delhi:The Sunrisers thrashed the Knights to register a 22-win run. Useful knocks from both Yuvraj Singh and Moises Henriques helped Sunrisers Hyderabad post 162/8 vs Kolkata Knight Riders at the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium on Wednesday.
After being put in to bat, Sunrisers Hyderabad got off to a bad start as they lost Shikhar Dhawan in the second over of the innings. Skipper David Warner and Moise Henriques put in a 59-run stand for the second wicket but Kuldeep Yadav then struck to remove both batsmen in quick succession.
Yuvraj Singh then came to the rescue for SRH and his brilliant knock of 44 off just 30 balls helped them put on a sizeable total.
Kolkata Knight Riders: Gautam Gambhir (Captain), Robin Uthappa (wicket-keeper), Colin Munro, Manish Pandey, Yusuf Pathan, Jason Holder, Rajagopal Sathish, Suryakumar Yadav, Sunil Narine, Kuldeep Yadav, Morne Morkel.
Sunrisers Hyderabad: David Warner (Captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Naman Ojha (wicket-keeper), Yuvraj Singh, Moises Henriques, Deepak Hooda, Ben Cutting, Bipul Sharma, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Barinder Sran, Mustafizur Rahman.
First Published | 25 May 2016 10:11 PM