A spawning Shakib Al Hasan and Afghan spinner Rashid Khan squeezed Kings XI Punjab batting line up, softening Sunrisers Hyderabad’s 5th win within the 11th version of the Indian Premier League, took them in the second one place of the purpose desk, proper after Chennai Super Kings.
It wasn’t a very simple process for Sunrisers Hyderabad bowlers to shield a paltry overall of 132 runs towards fearsome oppositions like Chris Gayle and Lokesh Rahul.
Chris Gayle introduced the attack with a 22 ball 23 runs constructed from two sixes, younger rapid bowler from Kerala Basil Thampi beat Gayle in tempo, stuck through the bowler himself, sought aid in Sunriser’s camp within the 9th over of the innings.
The falling of Chris Gayle driven Kings XI Punjab within the again foot as they may now not got here again within the innings with any robust partnership in a while.
Inform Mayank Agarwal and Karun Nair scored 12 and 13 respectively. The remainder of the six batsmen within the lineup had been again within the pavilion ahead of attaining double determine mark.
Bowling one over lower than his quota, Shakib Al Hasan conceded simply 18 runs to bag 2 wickets. His Afghan spin mate Rashid Khan grabbed three wickets making a gift of 19 runs in four overs.
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