SRH vs RCB: Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) is having a phenomenal run in the ongoing edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022. On Saturday, Hyderabad registered its fifth consecutive win after beating Bangalore by 9 wickets.
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) were bundled out for a paltry score of 68 runs on the board. Marco Jansen picked the wickets of the top three batsmen inside the first two overs of the innings. The likes of Faf du Plessis (5), Anuj Rawat (0), and Kohli (0) all got out on low scores.
Maxwell looked good as he hit two fours but failed to convert the start into big scores. He got out after scoring 12 runs in 11 balls. Royal Challengers Bangalore, as a result, were bundled out for 68 runs in the first innings.
Marco Jansen starred with the ball as he picked 3 wickets for 25 runs in 4 overs. T Nataraj was also brilliant with the ball as he claimed the wickets of Maxwell, Harshal Patel and W Hasaranga, giving away only 10 runs in 3 overs. S Suchith too played a role with the ball as he claimed the wickets of Prabhudessai and Karthik, giving away only 12 runs in 3 overs.
In pursuit of the score, Abhishek Sharma played his second good innings with the bat. The southpaw smashed 47 runs in 28 balls, a knock which was laced with 8 fours and 1 six. Kane Williamson also stayed unbeaten on 16 off 17 balls, including 2 fours. Rahul Tripathi remained unbeaten on 7 off 3 balls.
With that win, SRH has reached the second position on the points table with 5 wins in 7 matches.
SRH vs RCB Brief Scores: Sunrisers Hyderabad 72 for 1 (Abhishek 47, Williamson 16*, Harshal 1-18) beat Royal Challengers Bangalore 68 (Prabhudessai 15, Jansen 3-25, Natarajan 3-10) by nine wickets