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With this win, Sunrisers Hyderabad now moves up to fourth place in the points table with 12 points from 13 matches. On the other hand, RCB is second with 14 points from 13 matches.
Chasing 121 runs, SRH got the worst start possible, as skipper David Warner (8) dismissed his wicket off Washington Sundar. Manish Pandey then added Wriddhiman Saha to the squad and both slammed RCB bowlers around the park and as a result, SRH was well prepared at 58/1 at the end of the sixth over.
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In the seventh over, Virat Kohli centuries brought Yuzvendra Chahal into the attack and the spinner did not disappoint as he got the wicket of Manish Pandey (26).
RCB did not allow runs in a canter and the side took the wickets of Saha (39) and Kane Williamson (8) in quick succession, bringing SRH to 87/4 in the 13th over. Finally, Jason Holder scored an unbeaten inning of 26 to score a century in 35 balls to take SRH ahead by five wickets.
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“It was never enough. We thought 140 could be a good total to get into the game, but things changed drastically, which we didn’t predict. It’s weird. We thought the weather had been pleasant, And there won’t be much. Dew. I thought we were not brave enough with the bat in the entire innings, “Virat Kohli centuries said.
“To be fair to him, he bowled in the right areas and used the pitch. The situation is straightforward: win the final game and finish in the top two. It’s going to be a game burst, with two teams locked in 14 “He has always been the boy from Bangalore, when he comes to the IPL, and never moves towards Delhi,” he said.
Earlier, the Sunrisers Hyderabad bowlers did not let RCB getaway and, as a result, Virat Kohli was restricted to 120/7 in the twenty overs fixed.