IPL 2021: Khaleel Ahmed, Jonny Bairstow sparkle as SRH clobber Punjab Kings by nine wickets

Requested to bowl first, Sunrisers Hyderabad’s speed turn team of Khaleel (3/21) and Abhishek Sharma (2/24) built of the harm to package out Punjab Kings for a less than impressive 120 in 19.4 overs. 

Quick bowler Khaleel Ahmed drove a noteworthy bowling exertion before Jonny Bairstow crushed an unbeaten fifty as Sunrisers Hyderabad snapped their three-match losing streak with a persuading nine-wicket prevail upon Punjab Kings in an IPL game here on Wednesday. 

Requested to bowl first, Sunrisers Hyderabad’s speed turn pair of Khaleel (3/21) and Abhishek Sharma (2/24) built of the harm to package out Punjab Kings for a less than impressive 120 in 19.4 overs. Senior pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar (1/16), star Afghanistan spinner Rashid Khan (1/17) and Siddarth Kaul (1/27) likewise got a wicket each as Punjab never acquired force. 

Pursuing the aggregate, SRH openers Jonny Bairstow (63) and David Warner (37) beat Punjab into accommodation, adding 73 runs off 60 balls to set the establishment. Bairstow and Kane Williamson (16) at that point knocked off the excess runs as SRH cavorted home with 8 balls to save. 

Bairstow and Warner crushed five limits and two sixes during their 50-run remain in the powerplay, while Punjab had overseen nine fours and two maximums in their whole innings. Warner got the primary limit when he sent Mohammed Shami across the point in the third bundle of the innings. Bairstow at that point invited Fabian Allen with a four and a six in the following over. 

A low full throw by Shami was then sent across the mid-wicket by Bairstow before Warner hit the Indian through in reverse point. Bairstow likewise pulled Moises Henriques over long leg, while Warner smacked Arshdeep Singh over the regressive square leg. 

Warner sent Deepak Hooda cruising over additional cover for a six yet in the following over he holed out to Mayank off Allen, who bowled a wicket lady, as SRH were 73 for 1. Bairstow tracked down a capable partner in Williamson, who was playing his first match of the period, as they added an unbeaten 48 hurries to help SRH log their first success of the period. 

Prior, Shahrukh Khan (22) and Mayank Agarawal (22) were the top scorers for Punjab Kings, who came into the match after two misfortunes. In an innings when clearing the limit appeared to be a tall undertaking, Khan oversaw two sixes, while Agarwal, who was dropped on 0 in the absolute first over by Rashid, hit two fours. 

Picking to bat in their first game at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Punjab lost their in-structure captain KL Rahul (4) almost immediately. Agarwal and Chris Galye (15) sewed 24-run organization. In any case, toward the finish of the seventh over, Khaleel disposed of the Indian with Rashid committing no errors this time at midwicket. 

West Indian Nicholas Pooran (0) was out for a jewel duck as Sunrisers captain David Warner affected his run out in the eighth over. Gayle followed his comrade in the following over as he was declared leg previously. Punjab was reeling at 53 for 4 at the midway imprint as wickets kept on tumbling at standard stretches. 

Deepak Hooda (13) and Australian all-rounder Moises Henriques (14) got begins yet couldn’t exploited them. Twist all-rounder Fabian Allen (6) additionally battled on his introduction. Nearby star Khan attempted to infuse some expectation into the Punjab camp however a more slow ball by Khaleel finished his appearance. 

Murugan Ashwin (9) hit a limit yet Kaul represented the spinner in the last over which was trailed by the excusal of Shami (3), who was run out.

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