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Monday, October 18, 2021

IPL 2021 Live Orange and Purple cap holders live update after SRH beat RR by 7 wickets

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IPL 2021 Live Orange and Purple cap holders live update: Sunrisers Hyderabad was taking on Rajasthan Royals in the 40th match of the Indian Premier League. The match was taking place at the Dubai International Stadium in Dubai.

Sunrisers Hyderabad has some serious tasks ahead of them as they are sitting last in the points table.

Rajasthan Royals are placed sixth in the points table. Royals need to buckle up as the playoffs are nearing. All eight teams have now played 10 matches aside in the tournament.

The most number of wickets throughout the tournament taken by a bowler takes the Purple cap. Orange cap holders are the ones who have scored the most number of runs throughout the tournament.

IPL 2021 LIVE Orange and Purple Cap Live Update:

Orange Cap

PositionPlayer MatchesRunsHSAverage
1Sanju Samson1043311954.12
2Shikhar Dhawan1043092 47.77
3KL Rahul940191*57.28
4Faf du Plessis1039495*49.25
5Ruturaj Gaikwad1036288*40.22
6Mayank Agarwal933299*41.50
7Prithvi Shaw103298232.90
8Rohit Sharma93266336.22
9Virat Kohli1030772*34.11
10Rahul Tripathi1030674*38.25

Purple Cap

PositionPlayerMatchesOversWicketsBBI
1Harshal Patel1036.2235/27
2Avesh Khan1038153/32
3Jasprit Bumrah1039143/36
4Chris Morris933144/23
5Rashid Khan1040133/36
6Mohammad Shami1036.4133/21
7Arshdeep Singh826.2135/32
8Rahul Chahar1039124/27
9Kagiso Rabada934123/36
10Prasidh Krishna1038.3123/30

SRH vs RR: SRH won by 7 wickets

Rajasthan Royals had won the toss and chose to bat first. Even Lewis was coming back in the side but today was not his day. RR lost him quickly but Yashashvi Jaiswal and Sanju Samson formed a solid partnership. Jaiswal lost his cool before getting out for 36 runs.

Sanju Samson really played a captain’s knock today as he was the highest run-getter in today’s match. He played fine innings of 82 runs. Mahipal Lomror also chipped in with 29 runs.

IPL 2021 Live Orange and Purple cap holders live update after SRH beat RR by 7 wickets
IPL 2021 Live Orange and Purple cap holders live update after SRH beat RR by 7 wickets

The bowling was spot on from SRH. Sandeep Sharma, Rashid Khan, and Bhuvneshwar Kumar took one wicket apiece. Siddarth Kaul managed to get two wickets. Rajasthan only managed to make 164 in the 20 overs.

Sunrisers lost Wriddhiman Saha as he too lost his temper and gave away his wicket. Jason Roy was playing ahead of Warner today and he was on point from the start. He made 60 runs today.

On the other hand, Kane Williamson also played a captain’s knock today. With the help of Roy, Kane formed a solid partnership and laid the foundation for a must-needed win. Kane finished with 51 runs not out.

IPL 2021 Live Orange and Purple cap holders live update after SRH beat RR by 7 wickets
IPL 2021 Live Orange and Purple cap holders live update after SRH beat RR by 7 wickets

Abhishek Sharma also showed his batting talent as he was at the crease when Kane hit the winning runs. Sharma also contributed with the bat as he made 21 runs. Mustafizur Rahman, Mahipal Lomror, and Chetan Sakariya all managed one wicket each as Sunrisers Hyderabad won by 7 wickets and 9 balls to spare.

When and Where:

The second leg of the Vivo IPL 2021 has kicked off in the UAE. Due to the pandemic, the IPL had to be rescheduled. So now the venues have been shifted from India to UAE.

Live Streaming Details:

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You can watch the live-action on Star Sports 1 HD. Fans can also enjoy live streams on Disney + Hotstar (Premium) app.

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