“SPICE also Scorching for Capitals” — Crew India head coach Ravi Shastri tweeted to sum up Sunrisers Hyderabad’s (SRH) initially win of the IPL 2020 season. David Warner’s side defeated Delhi Capitals (DC) by 15 runs in Abu Dhabi’s Sheikh Zayed Stadium on Tuesday to finish their two-match shedding streak in the 13th edition of the income-wealthy league.
Right after finishing at 162 for four from their quota of twenty overs, SRH bowled superbly, providing almost nothing away towards a sturdy DC line-up consisting of younger guns like Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant and Prithvi Shaw.
— Ravi Shastri (@RaviShastriOfc) September 29, 2020
Hyderabad pacers set the tone for their group from the ball a single but it was Rashid Khan who troubled the Delhi batsmen most. He acquired major wickets of Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer and Rishabh Pant to finish with match figures of four–14-three.
Former India and SRH all-rounder Irfan Pathan also hailed SRH’s victory, saying that the win towards IPL 2020’s a single of the strongest side Delhi Capitals will certainly enhance the self-confidence of 2016 champions.
The win for @SunRisers came towards a group, which would seem to be a single of the strongest in this year’s IPL. It must give them a self-confidence enhance! #Williamson #warner #Bairstow #Bhuvi #Rashid
— Irfan Pathan (@IrfanPathan) September 29, 2020
Middle-buy batting was the location of concern for SRH but the addition of Kane Williamson, who played a useful 26-ball 41 knock, sorted the issue by guaranteeing that the momentum is not misplaced just after the leading-buy collapse.
SRH debutant Abdul Samad from Jammu and Kashmir, also hit a boundary and 4 to assistance his group cross the 160-run mark.
Delhi have been on a two-match winning run and this reduction will certainly force Shreyas Iyer and Ricky Ponting to imagine about the wrongs they did in the match eleven of IPL 2020.
SRH will subsequent encounter an out-of-type Chennai Super Kings (CSK) on Friday.