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. Wriddhiman Saha was also out shortly after this. He scored 44 runs in 46 balls. Saha hit one four and two sixes in his innings.
After four wickets fell for 74 runs, Abdul Samad and Abhishek Sharma carried forward the Hyderabad innings. Both shared a 34-run partnership for the fifth wicket. Abhishek got out for 18 runs in the affair of hitting big. He faced a total of 13 balls and during this he hit a four and a six.