Hyderabad beat Rajasthan Royals, Biplab Shines
The Sunrisers Hyderabad scored a 23-run victory over Rajasthan Royals to keep their play-off hopes alive. Biplab Samantray was the top scorer in the match. The Kings XI Punjab crashed out of the IPL 6. Rajasthan has already secured a berth in the play-off. Mumbai and Chennai have finished in the top two.
Hyderabad scored 136/9 in 20 overs. Biplab scored 55, while Sammy scored 23. James Faulkner took five wickets.
In reply, Rajasthan Royals lost wickets at regular intervals and finished at 123/9 in 20 overs. Dravid made 25. Kevon Cooper scored 26. Dale Steyn, Karan Sharma, Amit Mishra and Thisara Perera took two wickets each. Amit Mishra was declared ‘Man of the Match’.