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IPL 2020: Disciplined SRH Restricts KXIP For 126/7

By Sahil Mathur
Oct 24, 2020 • 21:35 PM

Sunrisers Hyderabad's(SRH) disciplined bowling performance helps to restrict Kings XI Punjab(KXIP) to a mere 126/7 in the first innings. 

Earlier, David Warner won the toss and opted to bowl first. Punjab got off to a good start as they scored 47 runs in the powerplay and lost just one wicket. 

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After the powerplay, KXIP lost wickets in bundles. The scoring rate never went up in the middle overs. Kings XI could only manage to score two boundaries in the last 13 overs. 

Nicholas Pooran was the top run-scorer today with 32* including two fours. Punjab managed to score just 38 runs in the last five overs. 

For SRH, Rashid Khan was the pick of the bowlers taking two wickets in four overs and only conceded 14 runs. 

Brief Score - 126/7 (Nicholas Pooran - 32*, KL Rahul - 27; Rashid Khan - 2/14)