Former winners Sunrisers Hyderabad defeated record four-time champions Mumbai Indians by 10 wickets in the final league match of IPL-13. Sunrisers Hyderabad, captained by David Warner in Sharjah, allowed Mumbai to score 149 runs for 8 wickets thanks to the strong performance of the bowlers and achieved the target without losing any wickets in 17.1 overs.
Captain David Warner (85 *) and wicketkeeper batsman Wriddhiman Saha (58 *) shared an unbeaten 151-run partnership for Hyderabad. The win brought her to 14 points and based on a better net run rate, she moved up to number-3, beating Bangalore and Kolkata in the points table. Now, in the eliminator, he will face Virat Kohli’s team from Royal Challengers Bangalore.
Nadeem’s great performance
Pacer Sandeep Sharma took 3 wickets for Hyderabad. Apart from them Shahbaz nadeem He bowled tight and took 2 wickets for 19 runs in 4 overs. He took both wickets in his 12th over of the innings. While Nadeem, who was the man of the match, stumped Suryakumar Yadav (36) on the first ball, Krunal Pandya (0) was caught by Kane Williamson on the fourth ball. Jason Holder also took 2 wickets while Rashid Khan got 1 wicket.
Victory broke KKR’s heart
Hyderabad’s win broke Kolkata Knight Riders’ heart as they were eliminated from the playoff race. Before this, KKR, captained by Eoin Morgan Points table I was at number four but Hyderabad won at number-3 after the win and Virat Kohli’s Royal Challengers Bangalore came in at number four.
Bangalore and Hyderabad now clash in eliminator
Hyderabad team will now face Royal Challengers Bangalore, captained by Virat Kohli in the Eliminator on 6 November. At the same time, Mumbai Indians and Delhi Capitals will clash in Dubai on 5 November in the first qualifier.