Review of 14th match of IPL Sunrisers Hyderabad Versus Punjab Kings:
David Warner-led Sunrisers Hyderabad beat KL Rahul-led Punjab Kings by 9 wickets in 14th match of the 14th tournament of IPL held at M. A. Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai on, Wednesday, 21st April 2021.
Umpires for the match – K. Srinivasan, Nitin Menon, K. Ananthapadmanabhan, Khalid Saiyed
Referee for the match – Sunil Chaturvedi
Captain of Punjab Kings, won the toss and took the decision of batting first.
Punjab Kings Innings of Sunrisers Hyderabad versus Punjab Kings:
Punjab Kings played with the run rate of 6.10 and scored the target of 120 runs in 19.4 overs. KL Rahul was not able to perform nicely with his bat and hit only 4 runs. Mayank Agarwal hit 22 runs in 25 balls and Shahruk smashed 22 runs in 17 balls. Chris Gayle smashed 15 runs off 17 balls.
Khaleel Ahmed picked up 3 wickets and give away 21 runs in his 4 overs. Bhuvneshwar Kumar took 1 wicket in his 3 overs and gave away 16 runs. Siddharth Kaul picked up 1 wicket for 27 runs in 3.4 overs. Rashid Khan picked 1 wicket for 17 runs in 4 overs.
Sunrisers Hyderabad Innings of Sunrisers Hyderabad versus Punjab Kings:
SRH played with the run rate of 6.48 and chased down the total in 18.4 overs, thus won the match by 9 wickets
David Warner and Jonny Bairstow started the match in excellent manner and their partnership gave 73 runs for the opening wicket. David Warner smashed 37 runs off 37 balls and Jonny Bairstow top-scored with 63 runs off 56 balls. Kane Williamson smashed 16 runs off 19 balls. Both Jonny Bairstow and Kane Williamson were not out and took their team towards victory.
Fabian Allen picked up 1 wicket for 22 runs in his 4 overs.
Jonny Bairstow was awarded with the title of Man of the Match.
Important stats and numbers related to 13th match of IPL between Punjab Kings and Sunrisers Hyderabad:
It happened for the first time that Sunrisers Hyderabad registered victory at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai after losing 6 matches on the same venue.
It happened for the 12th time that Sunrisers Hyderabad won against Punjab Kings and this is the maximum number of wins for them against a particular team in IPL.
It happened for the 5 times that Punjab Kings have been all out in IPL and three out of 5 innings were against Sunrisers Hyderabad.
KL Rahul completed his 5000 T20 runs in this match and thus became the second-fastest player to have such a great achievement. Rahul was able to complete his 5000 T20 runs in 143.Chris Gayle is fastest player to complete his 5000 runs in 132 innings. Among Indian players, he surpassed Virat Kohli who has completed his 5000 T20 runs in167 innings.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar completed his 50 wickets in IPL by taking 1 wicket in IPL match and became the third bowler after Sandeep Sharma and Zaheer Khan to reach the milestone.
Punjab kings set a score of 120 runs in today’s match and this is their second lowest total against Sunrisers Hyderabad in IPL.
Nicholas Pooran was out without making even a single run in third time in IPL 2021 today. He has bagged maximum number of ducks i.e 4 in IPL since 2020.
David Warner has made 943 runs against Punjab Kings in IPL and registered second highest score against a team in IPL. Rohit Sharma has registered score of 982 runs against Kolkata Knight Riders and this is the highest total against any team.