In IPL, today, Chennai Super Kings will take on Punjab Kings in Dubai International Stadium at 3.30 PM. In another match Kolkata Knight Riders will face Rajasthan Royals in Sharjah Cricket Stadium at 7.30 PM.
Earlier SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) won a thriller against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) by 4 runs in an IPL tie in Abu Dhabi last night. Chasing the target of 142 runs, RCB made 137 for 6 in the stipulated 20 overs. All the bowlers from SunRisers Hyderabad got one wicket. Umran Malik was the best bowler for SRH when it comes to bowling figures.
Earlier, RCB won the toss and elected to field first. Royal Challengers Bangalore restricted SunRisers Hyderabad to a modest 141 for seven. Opener Jason Roy, 44 and skipper Kane Williamson, 31 resisted the RCB attack with fighting knocks while Jason Holder,16 played a useful cameo down the batting order. Kane Williamson was declared player of the Match. For Royal Challengers Bangalore, Harshal Patel picked up three wickets, Dan Christian two while George Garton and Yuzvendra Chahal one each. With this loss, the hopes of finishing in the top two become a much difficult task for Virat Kohli-led side as the Delhi Capitals (DC) and Chennai Super Kings (CSK) are ahead of them in net run rate