SunRisers Hyderabad beat Kings XI Punjab by 69 runs to climb to third within the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 factors desk. Jonny Bairstow and David Warner first stole the present with their 160-run partnership, earlier than Rashid Khan’s three-wicket haul ensured that KXIP fell properly in need of their goal within the chase. SRH, who have been sixth in the desk coming into the match, climbed above Chennai Super Kings, Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kolkata Knight Riders. However, RCB and KKR have performed one recreation lower than the Warner-led facet. KXIP, in the meantime are nonetheless languishing on the backside of the desk, with only one win in six matches.
KL Rahul, who’s main the race for the Orange Cap, had a poor outing with the bat, including solely 11 runs to his tally. CSK’s Faf du Plessis is simply 14 runs behind the KXIP captain.
Mayank Agarwal, who’s third within the run-scorers’ chart, additionally failed to attain massive on Thursday.
Jonny Bairstow, nonetheless, smashed 97 off 55 to climb to fourth within the checklist, with 241 runs within the season. David Warner, who hit 52, is behind him at fifth with 227 runs.
Nicholas Pooran, who hit the quickest fifty of the season throughout his 37-ball 77, additionally climbed into the highest 10 run scorers’ checklist and is on the seventh spot.
Rashid Khan moved as much as eight wickets within the season, along with his three-wicket haul, to degree with Yuzvendra Chahal.
Kagiso Rabada presently leads the race for the Purple Cap with 12 scalps to his identify, and behind him are Mumbai Indians’ tempo trio of Jasprit Bumrah (11), Trent Boult (10) and James Pattinson (9). Mohammed Shami picked one wicket towards SRH to additionally transfer as much as 9 within the season.
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