Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) pulled out an impressive 15-run win against the Delhi Daredevils (DD) at Rajiv Gandhi International Statium on Wednesday thanks to explosive innings by Kane Williamson and Shikhar Dhawan. The home team set a 192-run target for Delhi that proved to be unsurmountable for the visitors.
Here are the highlights from the match:
Match over. SRH beat DD by 15 runs
Delhi need 24 runs to win the match from the last over
Thats good batting by the Delhi Daredevils. DD score 45 runs last 4 overs. Need 41 runs in 15 balls
Another six for Shreyas Iyer off Rashid Khan's delivery. Delhi in last 4 overs: 37 runs, 1 wicket
Shreyas Iyer hits Rashid for a six!!!
Dangerman Sanju Samson departs on 42. Delhi now 4 wickets down
100 comes up for Delhi
Double blow for Delhi. Rishabh Pant falls to Yuvraj's spin. Captain Warner takes the catch. Two wickets in the over
Run out!!! Karun Nair departs. Delhi two wickets down
Boundary for Sanju Samson. Plays it fine. DD- 67/1
Runs coming freely for Delhi. 9 runs off last over. DD- 56/1
15 runs for DD from last overs. 47/1
Sanju Samson hits a six. Some respite for Delhi Daredevils
Back-to-back boundaries for Karun Nair. DD 23/1 in 2.3 overs
Sunrisers Hyderabad draw first blood, Sam Billings depart
Final score 191/4 for Sunrisers Hyderabad. Delhi need 192 runs to win
Deepak Hooda goes for a big one. SIX!!!
Delhi skipper Zaheer to bowl the final over. SRH- 175/4
Dhawan, Yuvraj depart in quick succession
Good improvisation from Dhawan against Morris. FOUR!!!
Kane Willamson departs on 89, Sunrisers Hyderabad 2 wickets down
Fifty comes up for Shikhar Dhawan. Brillant innings under pressure. SRH in last 4 overs: 44 runs, 0 wkts
Another one from Williamson off Piyush Mishra's delivery. 5th six for him
SIX!!! Williamson on fire. Fourth six of the innings. SRH 121\1
A boundary followed by a free hit for Williamson. Good running between the wickets by both batsmen
A brilliant fifty for Kane Williamson.
SIX!!! Williamson has cleared the ropes once again. Third six for the New Zealander
Dhawan and Williamson have started scoring freely. SRH on 77 runs from 9.4 overs
A welcome boundary for Shikhar Dhawan. SRH at 64 in 8 overs
Kane Williamson hits back-to-back sixes. Cummins facing the heat now
Shikhar Dhawan, Kane Williamson steady SRH innings after Warner jolt
Fine shot from Dhawan. Second boundary for him
FOUR!!! Kane Williamson smashes Morris
A modest start for Hyderabad. Just 18 runs in the last 3 overs
Early jolt for SRH, captain David Warner departs
10 runs from the first over.
The free hit turns out to be a boundary. Cracking shot by Shikhar Dhawan
First ball. Invalid delivery. Gives SRH a free hit
David Warner, Shikhar Dhawan open the innings for SRH
IPL 2017: Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Delhi Daredevils: David Warner wins the toss, decides to bat first
Sunrisers Hyderabad: David Warner(c), Shikhar Dhawan, Kane Williamson, Moises Henriques, Yuvraj Singh, Naman Ojha(w), Deepak Hooda, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Siraj, Siddarth Kaul
Delhi Daredevils: Sanju Samson, Sam Billings, Karun Nair, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant(w), Angelo Mathews, Chris Morris, Jayant Yadav, Pat Cummins, Amit Mishra, Zaheer Khan(c)