Chennai Super Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad: MS Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings restricted Kane Williamson-led Sunrisers Hyderabad for 134 runs in the 44th match of IPL 2021 being played in Sharjah. Wicket-keeper batsman Wriddhiman Saha scored 44 runs for Hyderabad. At the same time, Josh Hazlewood took the highest three wickets for Chennai. Apart from this, Dwayne Bravo got two wickets.
Earlier, Sunrisers Hyderabad, who came out to bat after losing the toss, did not have a good start. Opener Jason Roy, who scored a half-century in the last match, was dismissed for just two runs. After this, captain Kane Williamson also went on to make 11 runs in 11 balls. Roy was dismissed by Hazlewood and Williamson was dismissed by Bravo.
Young Priyam Garg came to bat at number four after two wickets fell for 43 runs. But he too could not perform as expected and went on to score seven runs in 10 balls. Bravo also sent him to the pavilion. Shortly after this, Wriddhiman Saha was also out. He scored 44 runs in 46 balls. Saha hit one four and two sixes in his innings.
Abdul Samad and Abhishek Sharma carried forward the Hyderabad innings after four wickets fell for 74 runs. Both shared a 34-run partnership for the fifth wicket. Abhishek got out for 18 runs in the pursuit of hitting a big hit. He faced a total of 13 balls and during this he hit a four and a six. After this Samad also got out after scoring 18 runs in 14 balls. He also hit a four and a six.
In the end, Rashid Khan scored an unbeaten 17 runs in 13 balls with the help of two fours and took the team’s score beyond 130. At the same time, Jason Holder was dismissed after scoring five runs. On the other hand, Bhavneshwar Kumar returned unbeaten on two runs.