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Priyam Garg Scores Maiden IPL Fifty, SRH Finishes At 164/5

By Sahil Mathur
Oct 02, 2020 • 21:28 PM

Sunrisers Hyderabad(SRH) on the bank of 20-year-old Priyam Garg's half-century has finished their first innings at 164 against Chennai Super Kings(CSK). 

Opting to bat first, David Warner & co. got off to a decent start despite losing Jonny Bairstow on the 4th ball of the innings. 
Manish Pandey and captain Warner steadied the ship and scored 42 runs in the powerplay. 

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SRH were once 69 for 4 in 11 overs having lost all the top 4 batsmen. The two youngsters, Priyam Garg and Abhishek Sharma took care of the rest of the innings. They had a partnership of 77 runs 43 balls to take SRH past the 150 run mark. 

Priyam Garg scored his maiden IPL fifty(51*) and Abhishek Sharma got out after scoring 31 runs. 

For CSK, Deepak Chahar took 2 wickets in his quota of 4 overs and conceded 31 runs. 

Brief Scores - 164/5 (Priyam Garg - 51*, Abhishek Sharma - 31; Deepak Chahar - 2/31)