IPL 2022, Sunrisers Hyderabad Vs Gujarat Titans: Yet, it is still the initial phase of the Indian Premier League 2022. Unfortunately, in the initial games of the league, Sunrisers Hyderabad had a hard time registering wins under their name. So far, Sunrisers Hyderabad played 4 matches in the league. Out of 4 matches, they won 2 matches and lost 2 matches. They started to turn around the league points by defeating Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and in a recent match, they defeated Gujarat Titans (GT).
The story of two skippers at the DY Patil Stadium viewed Kane Williamson outshine Hardik Pandya after the forgoing. After going down in four successive matches, the team chased down the target. Gujarat Titans got restricted to the target of 162/7 by the fine performance of SRH bowlers. Sunrisers Hyderabad accomplished the match target at 168/2.
Match Statistics: Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Gujarat Titans
The initial four overs of the match acceded to just 11 runs but Williamson put Sunrisers on track by taking hold of Mohammed Shami. Abhishek Sharma blattered Lockie Ferguson for 17 runs in his initial over to provide their innings with a move on. The opening wicket duo of 64 runs set it up pleasantly before they defended against Rashid Khan.
The team took proper control over Rashid Khan and pared down the target to 87 runs in the last 10 balls. Further, in the last five balls, he smashed 47 runs. With Williamson the pivot around which the rest performed batting. Williamson’s calculated assault ended in the 17th over at 57 runs with his opposite number taking the wickets. But Nicholas Pooran made 34 runs, by hitting a six. As Aiden Markram 12 runs accomplished a good outing for SRH, even if the beginning was anything but good.
Gujarat Titans made capital of Bhuvneshwar Kumar’s perverse in the initial over to abash 17 runs. However, before a startling one-handed catch by Rahul Tripathi. He dived to his left at extra cover and got rid of Shubman Gill. Four different bowlers meant Titans were 51 runs and 2 wickets in the Powerplay. The launchpad got connected with Matthew Wade. He was searching for an appearance of form. While Pandya 50 runs carted Umran Malik around. However, Umran being struck on the helmet by the pacer’s first delivery.
Gujarat Titans: 162 runs for 7 wickets in 20 overs (Hardik Pandya 50 runs not out, Abhinav Manohar 35 runs; Bhuvneshwar Kumar 2/37, T Natarajan 2/34).
Sunrisers Hyderabad: 168 runs for 2 wickets in 19.1 overs (Kane Williamson 57 runs, Abhishek Sharma 42 runs, Nicholas Pooran 34 not out; Hardik Pandya 1/27).
Sunrisers Hyderabad Squad: The squad of Sunrisers comprises Abhishek Sharma, Kane Williamson(captain), Rahul Tripathi, Nicholas Pooran (wicket-keeper), Aiden Markram, Shashank Singh, Washington Sundar, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Marco Jansen, Umran Malik, T Natarajan, Shreyas Gopal, Jagadeesha Suchith, Ravikumar Samarth, Glenn Phillips, Vishnu Vinod, Priyam Garg, Kartik Tyagi, Romario Shepherd, Fazalhaq Farooqi, Abdul Samad, Saurabh Dubey.
Gujarat Titans Squad: The squad of Titans comprises Matthew Wade (wicket-keeper), Shubman Gill, Sai Sudharsan, Hardik Pandya (captain), David Miller, Rahul Tewatia, Abhinav Manohar, Rashid Khan, Lockie Ferguson, Mohammed Shami, Darshan Nalkande, Jayant Yadav, Vijay Shankar, Varun Aaron, Wriddhiman Saha, Pradeep Sangwan, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Alzarri Joseph, Ravisrinivasan Sai Kishore, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Dominic Drakes, Yash Dayal, Noor Ahmad.