Sunrisers Hyderabad certainly didn’t begin the match amongst favourites, particularly with the group shedding three of its key gamers to damage at varied phases of the match. The David Warner-led aspect solely showcased the depth they’ve within the aspect with their fourth win on the trot on Friday.
The group noticed of a buoyant Royal Challengers Bangalore in a hard-earned six-wicket win in Abu Dhabi to arrange Qualifier 2 conflict with Delhi Capitals on the similar venue. Staff’s former captain and senior batsman Kane Williamson confirmed his expertise and he held his nerve within the low-scoring run chase with a gritty 50.
And group’s skipper David Warner was all reward of his star batsman after the win whereas additionally praising his star spinner Rashid Khan.
“Kane is our banker. He manages to stay in there and performs the stress innings. I’m working out of superlatives for these two blokes (Rashid and KW),” he mentioned on the post-match presentation ceremony.
Talking of his bowling plan on the night time, the Warner revealed that Sandeep Sharma and Jason Holder are essential with the brand new ball whereas T Natarajan and Rashid Khan maintain issues within the center.
“They (Natarajan and Rashid) have been of nice affect for us. We prefer to bowl Sandy and Holder 5 overs on the high. Then we attempt to bowl Rashid and Natarajan within the center overs. Rashid has a variety of stress on him to carry out,” he mentioned.