RR vs SRH IPL Match Result: Hyderabad defeated by Rajasthan, neither batting nor bowling, defeated by 61 runs
Rajasthan kept Sunrisers Hyderabad under pressure throughout the match and never let it dominate them, creating problems for them with batting first and then doing wonders with bowling.
Rajasthan Royals made a winning start. (IPL Photo)
Rajasthan Royals on the back of excellent performance by the bowlers after the scorching innings of captain Samson Sanju (55) and Devdutt Padikkal (41) (Rajasthan Royals) has IPL-2022 (IPL 2022) Started off with a win. Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium match in Pune on Tuesday. (Sunrisers Hyderabad) defeated by 61 runs. Hyderabad won the toss and called Rajasthan to bat. Rajasthan scored 210 runs for the loss of six wickets in 20 overs. In reply, Hyderabad team could score only 149 runs for the loss of seven wickets in 20 overs. Aidan Markram scored the most runs for Hyderabad. This South African batsman played an unbeaten innings of 57 runs.
Chasing a huge target of 211 runs, Hyderabad got off to a bad start. Captain Kane Williamson got out on the fourth ball of the second over. The famous Krishna showed Williamson the way to the pavilion. Williamson could only score two runs. Krishna ended the innings of Rahul Tripathi. Rahul could not even open the account. Trent Boult did not even allow Nicholas Pooran to open the account. After this Yuzvendra Chahal dismissed Abhishek Sharma and Abdul Samad. Abhishek scored nine runs and Samad was dismissed after scoring four runs.
Aiden Markram and the Shepherd
After the initial setbacks, Aiden Markram and Romaria Shepherd took over the team and formed a partnership. This partnership flourished when Hyderabad lost their five wickets for 37 runs. After this, both these teams were taken beyond 50. When it seemed that this partnership would bring Hyderabad out of trouble, then Chahal broke this partnership. Chahal bowled Shepherd. This batsman scored 24 runs in 18 balls with the help of two sixes. As soon as this partnership broke, the Hyderabad team was out of the match. Markram faced 41 balls in his innings and also hit two sixes with five fours, Washington Sundar also scored fast but by then it was too late. Sundar scored 40 runs in 14 balls with the help of five fours and two sixes. This is his highest IPL score.
Great start for Rajasthan
Earlier, Rajasthan had a good start after losing the toss and opted to bat first. Their opening pair Jos Buttler and Yashasvi Jaiswal batted explosively in the powerplay and hit many big shots, helping the team score 58 runs without losing a wicket. Earlier, Butler got life in the opening over of the match itself. He was caught out on Bhuvneshwar’s ball, but it was called a no ball.
However, this partnership broke down on the total score of 58. Jaiswal (20) was caught by Aiden Markram off Shepherd’s ball. Captain Sanju Samson, who came at number three, along with Butler, carried the innings forward and hit many boundaries for the team. But Buttler was dismissed by Umran Malik after scoring 35 runs in 28 balls with the help of three fours and three sixes. After 8.1 overs, the team’s score became 75 runs for the loss of two wickets.
Great partnership between Padikkal and Samson
Devdutt Padikkal, who came fourth, supported Captain Sanju. During this, both of them together washed the bowlers of Hyderabad fiercely. Captain Samson and Padikkal were looking in good form. Both shared a partnership of 73 runs in 41 balls. Padikkal was bowled by Umran after scoring 41 runs in 29 balls with the help of four fours and two sixes. After 15 overs, the team’s score was 148 runs for the loss of three wickets.
Captain Samson completed his half-century in 25 balls by hitting back to back sixes to Washington Sundar, who came to throw the 16th over of the match. After completing the half-century, Samson was caught by Bhuvneshwar on the ball of Abdul Samad. Samson made 55 runs in 27 balls with the help of three fours and five sixes and was caught by Umran.
Hetmyer did wonders
Shimron Hetmyer, who came at number five in the last few overs, also showed his strength and batted vigorously while Riyan Parag showed his Jauhar. Together they made many big shots. Hetmyer became the victim of Natarajan after scoring 32 runs in 13 balls with the help of two fours and three sixes. In the same over, Natarajan also walked Parag (12).
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