SRH Vs RR Match 8 IPL 2019
Rajasthan Royals won the toss and opted to Bat First in the 8th match of IPL 2019.
David Warner and Jonny Bairstow have done everything for Sunrisers Hyderabad to win the match. Warner scores 69 on 37 balls and Bairstow scores 45 on 28 balls. They formed a 110 runs partnership against a to chase the target of 198 runs. The first duo was dismissed quickly, but Vijay Shankar scored 35 for 15 balls to continue the game. But Shreyas Gopal hit twice in one with the counters of Shankar and Pandey and at this stage of the match, Sunrisers needed 30 runs out of 24 balls. Yusuf Pathan and Rashid Khan then reduced the equation to 12 out of 12. With Jofra Archer conceding four runs on his first four balls. Rashid Khan smashed 4 and a 6 to seal a win for his team and one to save.
Earlier batting first, it was not a good start, as Jos Buttler had been dismissed by Rashid Khan. But Sanju Samson and Ajinkya Rahane have resumed the attack against the opposition with a partnership of 119 runs. Samson was ruthless in his strokeplay, smashing ten fours and four sixes to remain undefeated on 102 runs on just 55 balls.
Man of The Match:
Rashid Khan was declared a match player for his amazing performance.