Moises Henriques’ gritty fifty and Bhuvaneshwar Kumar’s crafty bowling helped SunRisers Hyderabad stay in the hunt for the playoffs as they beat Delhi Daredevils by 6 runs in a hard-fought contest. (Full Coverage| Fixtures|Points Table)
SRH jumped to the fourth spot with their sixth win in 11 games, while seventh-placed DD suffered their eight loss in 12 matches to end their hopes of a final-four spot.
Electing to bat at the Shaheed Veer Narayan International Stadium – DD’s second home, SRH rode on an unbeaten 74 from man-of-the-match Henriques to post 163 for four in 20 overs. (FULL REPORT HERE)
The chase, as it happened
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IPL Live Score – The build up
There’s not much to play for now as far as the Daredevils are concerned, except winning all four remaining matches and hoping that the rest of the results go their way. The Sunrisers though have come right back into the mix with their win over the Royals on Thursday. With Morgan back in form, they will start as outright favourites.
Delhi Daredevils survived a scare at the Raipur airport where their flight was supposed to land. The flight ferrying DD team landed while another flight was standing at the same runway.
Morgan shores up the middle to give SRH big total before Bhuvi bookends the RR’s chase despite Smith’s rear-guard cameo.