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