Challengers shows its royalty by thrashing Sunrisers

Published on May 16, 2015 14:53:12 PM
Sports
Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by six wickets via Duckworth Lewis method in an IPL cricket match in Hyderabad on Friday.

Batting first, SRH scored 135 for three in 11 overs against Royal Challengers Bangalore in a rain-hit game.

RCB needed 81 from six overs in a further curtailed game which they achieved with a ball to spare. Virat Kohli scored 44 off 19 balls while Chris Gayle hit 35 off only 10 balls.
For SRH, Moises Henriques scored 57 off 22 balls while David Warner hit 52 off 32 balls. David Wiese took 2/19 in 2 overs.

Brief Scores: SRH 135/3 (Moises Henriques 57, David Warner 52 not out, David Wise 2/20).

RCB 83/4 in 5.5 overs (81 from 6 overs) (Virat Kohli 44 no, Chris Gayle 35, Moises Henriques 2/2). RCB won by 6 wickets.