SRH vs RCB 52 Match of IPL 2020
There are two matches on Saturday, the first match was between Delhi and Mumbai and in the evening match was between Hyderabad and Bangalore. It was the 52nd match of the IPL in which Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) by 5 wickets. The match was played at Sharjah, Bangalore lost the toss and have a target of 121 runs while batting first. In response, Hyderabad lost 121 wickets in 14.1 overs, scoring 121 runs.
This is Sunrisers sixth win in the season. The team has reached the top-4 of the points table. Despite the defeat, Bangalore remains at number two.
Apart from Bangalore players Josh Philippe (32), no batsman crossed the 30-run mark. AB de Villiers scored 24 runs. AB de Villiers scored 24 runs.
Hyderabad players lost the first wicket as Captain David Warner (8). Wriddhiman Saha handled the innings in partnership of 50 runs for the second wicket with Manish Pandey. Saha scored 39 and Manish scored 26 runs. All-rounder Jason Holder hit an unbeaten innings of 26 off 10 balls.
Bangalore's team has managed to win seven out of 13 matches and lost in six matches. Bangalore is second in the points table with 14 points. Hyderabad have won six of their 13 matches and lost seven. Hyderabad are on fourth position with 12 points.
After a stunning win against Bangalore, David Warner said, "Before we came into this match, we knew that we have to beat big teams to get ahead. We have one more match left against Mumbai Indians. We have worked on things, how to perform in top order. All the credit for bowling goes to the bowlers. We are looking for the right balance and right partnership. This kind of consistency is great. We know that we have to win today and we will have to do the same thing in the next match. In 2016, we were supposed to win three matches and we had won all three of those matches.”
RCB’s Playing XI
Josh Philippe, Devdutt Padikkal, Virat Kohli(c), AB de Villiers (w), Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Washington Sundar, Chris Morris, Isuru Udana, Mohammed Siraj, Navdeep Saini, and Yuzvendra Chahal
SRH Playing XI
David Warner(c), Wriddhiman Saha(w), Manish Pandey, Kane Williamson, Abdul Samad, Jason Holder, Abhishek Sharma, Rashid Khan, Shahbaz Nadeem, Sandeep Sharma, T Natarajan