Hyderabad beat Punjab by 5 Wickets
Sunrisers Hyderabad are now on top of the table for the moment with three consecutive wins in IPL 6. The team beat Kings XI Punjab by 5 Wickets today at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium.
The performance of Hanuma Vihari led the team to the victory. He was declared the MoM for his knock of 46 off 39 balls.
Kings XI Punjab won the toss and elected to bat first against Sunrisers Hyderabad. They scored 123/9 in 20.0 overs.
The tournament gave the young players in Sunrisers Hyderabad a chance to show their skills. The bowlers did a great job. Ishant, Steyn, Mishra and Karan Sharma all bowled well. Thisara Perera’s performance could be lauded. He scored 23 off 11 balls. He finished the game off with a big 6. The team’s total score was 127/5.