Sun rises on Hyderabad: SRH outshine RCB to be crowned IPL champions

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Sunrisers Hyderabad have become the sixth team to win the IPL trophy, following Rajasthan Royals, Deccan Chargers, Chennai Super Kings, Kolkata Knight Riders and Mumbai Indians. PTI

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David Warner played yet another captain's knock, his 69 helping them to a 200-plus total. PTI

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Bengaluru: This is the second IPL title for the city of Hyderabad and the first for the Sunrisers Hyderabad franchise. PTI

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Sunrisers Hyderabad players celebrate after winning the IPL 2016 title. PTI

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Australian all-rounder Ben Cutting starred with bat and ball, first scoring a 15-ball 39 and then taking two wickets. PTI

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For RCB, Chris Jordan took three wickets but was expensive, conceding 45 runs in four overs. BCCI

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Chris Gayle threatened to end the match way ahead of schedule, his whirlwind 38-ball-76 nearly giving RCB the best possible start. BCCI

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Ben Cutting was especially severe on fellow Australian Shane Watson, with the final over of the innings going for 24 runs. BCCI

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Sunrisers' wicket-keeper Naman Ojha had two run-outs against his name, the key wickets of Chris Jordan and Stuart Binny in the final couple of overs. BCCI


Updated Date: May 30, 2016 14:59 PM

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