David Warner, Jonny Bairstow inspire SRH to victory over KKR; RCB pull off last-ball thriller against CSK

Check out the best photos from the Indian Premier League matches between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kolkata Knight Riders, and also Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Chennai Super Kings

FirstCricket Staff April 22, 2019 16:15:11 IST
David Warner, Jonny Bairstow inspire SRH to victory over KKR; RCB pull off last-ball thriller against CSK
David Warner Jonny Bairstow inspire SRH to victory over KKR RCB pull off lastball thriller against CSK

Yet another victory for Sunrisers Hyderabad orchestrated by their opening batsmen David Warner and Jonny Bairstow. The pair shared 131-run partnership as the Sunrisers chased down a total of 160 in 15 overs, with the loss of just one wicket. Sportzpics

David Warner Jonny Bairstow inspire SRH to victory over KKR RCB pull off lastball thriller against CSK

Sunrisers Hyderabad won the toss and elected to field first. After a quick start, the team started losing wickets and lost the momentum. Chris Lynn made 51 before getting dismissed while Andre Russell, surprisingly, came after the fall of 5th wicket and couldn't make much impact. Sportzpics

David Warner Jonny Bairstow inspire SRH to victory over KKR RCB pull off lastball thriller against CSK

Khaleel Ahmed showed fine form with the ball, picking crucial wickets of Sunil Narine, Shubman Gill and Chris Lynn. In his four overs, he conceded 33 runs as Kolkata's final read 159/8 in 20 overs. Sportzpics

David Warner Jonny Bairstow inspire SRH to victory over KKR RCB pull off lastball thriller against CSK

David Warner continued his brilliant run in the tournament with another 50 plus score. He scored 67 from 38 balls, smashing five sixes and three fours. Sportzpics

David Warner Jonny Bairstow inspire SRH to victory over KKR RCB pull off lastball thriller against CSK

Warner's partner Jonny Bairstow was also not far behind when it came to power-hitting. The English batsman smashed 80 off 43 balls, hitting four sixes and seven fours. Sportzpics

David Warner Jonny Bairstow inspire SRH to victory over KKR RCB pull off lastball thriller against CSK

In another match on Sunday, Royal Challengers Bangalore pulled off a thriller against Chennai Super Kings as they won the match by one run. This is a second consecutive win for the Virat Kohli-led side. Sportzpics

David Warner Jonny Bairstow inspire SRH to victory over KKR RCB pull off lastball thriller against CSK

Deepak Chahar was off to a great start as he removed the dangerous Virat Kohli early on in the innings. Sportzpics

David Warner Jonny Bairstow inspire SRH to victory over KKR RCB pull off lastball thriller against CSK

Parthiv Patel has been performing well with the bat and on Sunday. he scored a superb 53 off 37 balls. The Royal Challengers Bangalore put up a decent score of 161/7 in their 20 overs. Sportzpics

David Warner Jonny Bairstow inspire SRH to victory over KKR RCB pull off lastball thriller against CSK

Dale Steyn gave Royal Challengers Bangalore a great start. dismissing Shane Watson and Suresh Raina in his very first over. Sportzpics

David Warner Jonny Bairstow inspire SRH to victory over KKR RCB pull off lastball thriller against CSK

Chennai lost five wickets for just 83 runs and things were looking extremely tough for the team. MS Dhoni's knock kept the side in the match. CSK needed 26 runs from the last over and Dhoni smashed 25 from the five ball off Umesh Yadav. He missed the last ball, which resulted in a run-out and RCB clinching the match. Sportzpics

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