Within the 35th match of the IPL 2020, Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) beat SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) within the Tremendous Over at Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium (Abu Dhabi) and added the essential two factors of their guide.
SunRisers Hyderabad skipper David Warner despatched their opposition to bat first after successful the toss. On the finish of the primary innings, KKR scored 163/5 (20 overs). In reply, SRH additionally scored 163/6 on the finish of the 20 overs.
Within the Tremendous Over, Lockie Ferguson restricted SRH to three/2 (Three balls) as he bowled David Warner (0) on the primary ball and Abdul Samad (2) on the third ball. In the meantime, Jonny Bairstow didn’t face a ball in that Tremendous Over.
SRH leg-spinner Rashid Khan got here to defend 2 runs within the Tremendous Over whereas Eoin Morgan and Dinesh Karthik began KKR innings in that Tremendous Over. They safely scored three runs in 4 balls and secured a vital victory.
IPL 2020, Match 35: SunRisers Hyderabad vs Kolkata Knight Riders (SRH vs KKR) – Highlights
SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) innings
SRH this time began their innings with the brand new opening mixture as Jonny Bairstow began the innings with Kane Williamson. They constructed up a powerful begin with the 58 runs partnership for the opening wicket.
However they misplaced the momentum after the powerplay. On the very first ball after the primary strategic time-out of that innings, Williamson misplaced his wicket after scoring 29 runs off 19 balls (Four fours and solely six). Quickly, Priyam Garg (4) and Bairstow (36 runs off 28 balls; 7 fours) misplaced their wickets which all of a sudden created the strain on the chasing aspect.
Throughout that chase, captain David Warner got here to bat on the no.Four place. In the meantime, Manish Pandey additionally did not rebuild that innings as he turned Lockie Ferguson’s third sufferer in that match after scoring simply 6 runs. Vijay Shankar was additionally dismissed cheaply after scoring simply 7 runs.
Nonetheless, skipper Warner dealt with the middle-order strain whereas Abdul Samad made some helpful contribution to stretch the sport to the ultimate over.
SRH needed to rating 18 runs within the last over of the match to win that sport whereas Andre Russell obtained the ball in that over. Warner smashed three consecutive fours from the second to fourth balls of that last over. Whereas SRH needed to rating two runs on the ultimate ball, David Warner-Rashid Khan managed to take a single via a leg-bye to tie that match.
Warner remained not out on 47 runs off 33 balls. However, Lockie Ferguson completed that innings with the bowling figures of 4-0-15-3.
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) innings
KKR openers Shubman Gill and Rahul Tripathi offered begin however each of them misplaced their wickets after getting nicely settled down. Tripathi scored 23 runs off 16 balls (2 fours and solely six) earlier than Thangarasu Natarajan bowled him on the ultimate ball of the powerplay. Later, within the 12th over, Rashid Khan dismissed Gill for 36 runs off 37 balls (5 fours).
Vijay Shankar obtained Nitish Rana within the subsequent over, who rating 29 off 20 balls (Three fours and solely six). As soon as once more Andre Russell did not shine with the bat as Natarajan took that essential wicket whereas the Caribbean all-rounder scored solely 9 runs.
Within the final 5 overs, captain Eoin Morgan and former captain Dinesh Karthik dealt with KKR innings and arrange the 58 runs partnership for the fifth wicket. Whereas Morgan was dismissed on the ultimate ball of that innings after scoring 34 runs off 23 balls (Three fours and solely six), Karthik was not out on 29 runs off 14 balls (2 fours and a couple of sixes).
Thangarasu Natarajan was the one SRH bowler to select up multiple wicket in that innings however he was an costly bowler (4-0-40-2).
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