KXIP vs SRH: SRH in play-off, KXIP out of contentionhttps://indianexpress.com/photos/sports-gallery/srh-kxip-ipl-2016-playoff-preity-zinta-attendance-2802305/

KXIP vs SRH: SRH in play-off, KXIP out of contention

IPL 2016, KXIP vs SRH: With the 7-wicket win, SRH are all but through to playoffs while KXIP are out.

Preity Zinta, Zinta, Yuvraj Singh, Ben Cutting, Yuvraj, KXIP owner, Sunrisers Hyderabad, SRH, SRH KXIP, KXIP SRH, KXIP SRH photos, IPL photos

Sunrisers Hyderabad all but ensured their passage into the IPL 2016 playoffs with a comfortable 7-wicket win over Kings XI Punjab in Mohali. KXIP co-owner Preity Zinta was in attendance despite recent rumours of rift between her and coach Sanjay Bangar. (Source: BCCI/IPL/PTI)

Hashim Amla, Amla, Sunrisers Hyderabad, SRH, SRH KXIP, KXIP SRH, KXIP SRH photos, IPL photos

Hashim Amla opened the innings for KXIP with Murali Vijay. The South African batsman scored 96 which saw 14 boundaries and two sixes. The only blip in his knock came in the final over when he tried to reach his ton but was taken by David Warner at long-off. (Source: BCCI/IPL)

Wriddhiman Saha, Saha, Sunrisers Hyderabad, SRH, SRH KXIP, KXIP SRH, KXIP SRH photos, IPL photos

At one end there was Hashim Amla and at the other it was the support of Wriddhiman Saha and Gurkeerat Singh. Both Saha and Gurkeerat scored 27 runs apiece to put together 54 and 65 runs respectively. (Source: BCCI/IPL)

Ashish Nehra, Nehra, Sunrisers Hyderabad, SRH, SRH KXIP, KXIP SRH, KXIP SRH photos, IPL photos

Ashish Nehra was bowling his third over when he looked to have twisted his ankle. After some treatment on the field, he went off thanks to the help of the physios. There is no official word yet on Nehra's injury. (Source: BCCI/IPL)

Shikhar Dhawan, Dhawan, Sunrisers Hyderabad, SRH, SRH KXIP, KXIP SRH, KXIP SRH photos, IPL photos

Chasing 180 runs, Shikhar Dhawan opened the batting with David Warner. Dhawan scored 25 runs with four boundaries before he fell short at the non-strikers end. An accurate direct hit by Mohit Sharma from long-on had Dhawan short. (Source: BCCI/IPL)

Sunrisers Hyderabad, SRH, SRH KXIP, KXIP SRH, KXIP SRH photos, IPL photos

David Warner was a little slower in his inning than usual but still scored 52 runs from 41 balls - his sixth fifty this IPL. His momentum was cut short after a hit wicket. The hit-wicket became SRH's third this season with Yuvraj Singh and Deepak Hooda guilty of that previously. (Source: BCCI/IPL)

Deepak Hooda, Hooda, Sunrisers Hyderabad, SRH, SRH KXIP, KXIP SRH, KXIP SRH photos, IPL photos

Deepak Hooda kept SRH ticking with 34 runs from 22 balls including three boundaries and a six before he was taken by David Miller at deep mid-wicket after an attempted pull. (Source: BCCI/IPL)

Yuvraj Singh, Yuvraj, Sunrisers Hyderabad, SRH, SRH KXIP, KXIP SRH, KXIP SRH photos, IPL photos

SRH were taken over the winning line by Yuvraj Singh who played some huge shots to take away any chances that KXIP might have had. 'Yuvi' scored an unbeaten 42 from 24 balls laced with three fours and three sixes to take SRH to a 7-wicket win. (Source: BCCI/IPL)