Bangalore vs Hyderabad: Kane Williamson-led Sunrisers Hyderabad has set a target of 142 runs to Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 52nd match of IPL 2021 being played at the Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi. Opener Jason Roy scored 44 runs for Hyderabad. At the same time, Purple Cap holder Harshal Patel took three wickets for Bangalore.
Earlier, Sunrisers Hyderabad, who came out to bat after losing the toss, did not have a good start. Abhishek Sharma, who came to open today in place of Wriddhiman Saha, was dismissed after scoring 13 runs in 10 balls. However, after this, captain Kane Williamson and opener Jason Roy put the team in a strong position by sharing 70 runs for the second wicket. But Hyderabad’s middle order once again got frustrated, due to which they failed to score big.
Roy scored 44 runs in 38 balls with the help of five fours. Kane Williamson scored 31 runs in 29 balls. Four fours came off Williamson’s bat. After this Priyam Garg scored 15, Abdul Samad scored 01 and Wriddhiman Saha scored 10. Hyderabad had lost their three wickets within just two runs. In the end, Jason Holder 16 and Rashid Khan 07 took the team’s score beyond 140.
For Bangalore, Harshal Patel took three wickets for 33 runs in four overs. Apart from this, Dan Christian took two wickets for just 14 runs in three overs. Also Yuzvendra Chahal and George Garten got one wicket each.