In a crucial Group B match of the CLT20, the Sunrisers Hyderabad scored a thrilling four-wicket victory over the Trinidad & Tobago to keep their semifinal hopes alive.
Hyderabad won the toss and elected to field. T&T posted 160.8 in 20 overs. Darren Bravo made 66, while Evin Lewis (22) and Ramdin (21) were the other contributors. Ishant Sharma, Thisara Perera and Darren Sammy took two wickets each.
Chasing a victory target of 161, Hyderabad had a tough time, as they lost four wickets for 95. However, Thisara Perera’s 57* off 32 balls with 4 boundaries and 4 sixes, sealed the victory for them. Shikhar Dhawan made 23. Sunil Narine took four wickets. Perera was declared ‘Man of the Match’.