IPL 2020 SRH vs RCB: Sunrisers ended Bangalore’s hope to lift the title, won by 6 wickets. Dream11 IPL 2020: Match no 2 of qualifiers, Eliminator SRH vs RCB: Sunrisers ended Bangalore’s hope to lift the title, won by 6 wickets.
Match Highlights(SRH vs RCB):
Kane Williamson’s crucial half-century and Jason Holder’s all-round show eliminated Virat Kohli and his men from Dream11 IPL 2020. Sunrisers Hyderabad chased a total of 132 runs comfortably with 2 balls spare. Now SRH will have to play against Delhi Capitals in qualifier 2 on Sunday, 8th November at Zayed Cricket Stadium, Abu Dhabi. The team to win qualifier 2 will meet Mumbai Indians in the final of Dream11 IPL 2020 on 10th November.
Earlier, David Warner won the toss and invited RCB to bat first. SRH had one change in their lineup, ace Batsman Wriddhiman Saha missed out due to an injury. Shreevats Goswami has replaced him. Also, Royal Challenger Bangalore did as many as four changes in their lineup, Aaron Finch, Adam Zampa, Moeen Ali and Navdeep Saini came back into the playing 11.
Royal Challenger Bangalore(RCB):
The change for RCB did not worked much. Jason holder started the damage by dismissing in-form Virat Kohli and Devdutt Padikkal inside 4 overs. Aaron Finch and AB de Villiers tried to construct a much-needed partnership but Shahbaz Nadeem got Finch(32 from 30 balls) in the 11th over.
However, AB de Villiers stood up at another end and completed his half-century in 43 balls. The other end was inconsistent, SRH bowlers were able to pick all of them with ease. AB de Villiers got bowled to T Natarajan 18th over. From there it was all over for RCB with the bat.
RCB batsmen just managed to put 131 runs on the board with the loss of 7 wickets in 20 overs. Jason Holder was the key bowler for SRH, picking 3 wickets while T Natarajan picked 2 and Nadeem got one into his pocket.
The change for Wriddhiman Saha did not pay off to SRH. Mohd. Siraj got wicketkeeper Batsman Shreevats Goswami in the first over of the innings. David Warner and Manish Pandey took Sunrisers past 40 runs in the 5th over. Mohd. Siraj provided another breakthrough to RCB, dismissing skipper David Warner in the 6th over. Manish Pandey also got out in the 9th over off Mohd. Siraj.
Kane Williamson and Jason Holder after a few dismissals stitched a match-winning partnership of 65 runs for the 4th wicket. Williamson also completed his half-century and reached the total with two balls to spare. Jason Holder added 24 runs from 20 balls in the partnership.
Mohd. Siraj for RCB took 3 wickets while Yuzi Chahal got one.
That's that from Eliminator.@SunRisers win by 6 wickets. They will face #DelhiCapitals in Qualifier 2 at Abu Dhabi.— IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) November 6, 2020
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