Sunrisers outplay RCB with Bairstow and Warner ton
Sunrisers Hyderabad completely outplayed Royal Challengers Bangalore at Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad to secure top position in the points table of ongoing VIVO Indian Premier League (IPL).
Man of the Match Johhny Bairstow (114) and David Warner (100*) added 185 runs for the opening stand as Sunrisers Hyderabad posted a mamooth 231 runs in the first innings. Bairstow faced 56 deliveries for his 114 which included 12 fours and 7 sixes. Warner hit 5 fours and 5 sixes in his 55 ball unbeaten knock of 100.
Bangalore in reply never looked like getting anywhere close to the target. Colin de Grandhomme was the top scorer for them with 37 runs. Bangalore were bowled out for mere 118 runs. Mohammad Nabi was the pick of the bowlers for SRH as he finished with the figures of 4-11. Sandeep Sharma picked up 3 wickets.
Match Summary :
Sunrisers Hyderabad 231 for 2 (Bairstow 114, Warner 100*)
Royal Challengers Bangalore 113 (de Grandhomme 37, Nabi 4-11, Sandeep 3-11)
by 118 runs