Defending Champions Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Kolkata Knight Riders by 48 runs in an Indian Premier League 2017 encounter at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium on Sunday thanks to an explosive century by captain David Warner.
Sunrisers Hyderabad (Playing XI): David Warner(c), Shikhar Dhawan, Kane Williamson, Yuvraj Singh, Moises Henriques, Naman Ojha(w), Bipul Sharma, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Siddarth Kaul, Mohammed Siraj
Kolkata Knight Riders (Playing XI): Sunil Narine, Gautam Gambhir(c), Robin Uthappa(w), Manish Pandey, Sheldon Jackson, Yusuf Pathan, Colin de Grandhomme, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Chris Woakes, Kuldeep Yadav, Umesh Yadav
Here are the highlights of the match:
Bhuvneshwar Kumar is back into the attack
The match is slipping away from KKR's hands due to high asking rate. Kolkata need 81 runs in 26 balls
Siraj to Uthappa, THAT'S OUT!! Caught!!
Henriques to Uthappa, Gets to his fifty with a six
Bhuvneshwar to M Pandey, out
A six and a four on first two balls of Rashid Khan's over. Robin Uthappa is on fire
Play to resume at 11.15pm
Rain disrupts play, covers are drawn
S Kaul to M Pandey, FOUR, to long on
Siraj to Uthappa, four again
Siraj to Uthappa, FOUR, to deep extra cover
Siraj to Narine, THAT'S OUT!! Caught!!
Kolkata Knight Riders begin chase with Gautam Gambhir and Sunil Narine
Sunrisers Hyderabad set 210-run target for Kolkata Knight Riders
200 up for Sunrisers in 19 overs
Woakes to Williamson, Four
Coulter-Nile to Williamson, FOUR
The 'Warner storm' finally sibsides. Good catch by KKR captain Gautam Gambhir. What an innings
A landmark for Warner. Surpasses highest individual score by captains in IPL (119 by Sehwag). Now batting at 124
Warner hits 3 boundaries in a row. Becomes highest
U Yadav to Williamson, FOUR!!!
SRH 141/1 in 13.1 overs
Kane Williamson, right handed bat, comes to the crease
Woakes to Dhawan, out Dhawan Run Out!!
Woakes to Dhawan, FOUR, to deep mid wicket
Chris Woakes [1.0-0-17-0] is back into the attack
Super Warner completes a storym century in just 43 balls
It's a David Warner storm. He is batting on 98. What an innings. Eight sixes already
Coulter-Nile to Dhawan, wide- More misery to KKR
Runs are flowing freely for Sunrisers at the moment
Kuldeep Yadav to Dhawan- FOUR, SRH 73/0 in 5.2 overs
Warner completes a brilliant fifty in just 20 balls with a six
Fifty up for Sunrisers in just four overs
Woakes to Dhawan, SIX!!!
Woakes to Warner, SIX, to fine leg
U Yadav to Warner, four!!! lovely shot
SRH 18 runs in 2 overs without any loss
SIX!!!! David Warner hits Umesh Yadav for the maximum
Good first over by KKR. Just 6 runs off it
Coulter-Nile to Warner, FOUR. First boundary of the innings
David Warner and Shikhar Dhawan are out to opne SRH innings
Gautam Gambhir wins toss, KKR to bowl first