SRH vs RR IPL 2021: The 40th match of the 14th season of IPL was played between Rajasthan Royals and Sunrisers Hyderabad at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium. In this match, Rajasthan captain Sanju Samson won the toss and decided to bat first. In the first innings, Rajasthan team scored 164 for 5 in 20 overs on the basis of captain Sanju Samson’s half-century and set Hyderabad a target of 165 runs to win.
Chasing the target of victory, the Hyderabad team scored 167 runs in 18.3 overs on the basis of half-centuries from captain Kane Williamson and Jason Roy and won the match by 7 wickets. After this win, Hyderabad has four points, but they are still at the last number in the points table. At the same time, after this defeat, Rajasthan’s team is present at number six with 8 points.
Hyderabad innings, Jason Roy’s half-century
The first blow to Hyderabad was given by Mahipal Lomror and he got Saha out for 18 runs at the hands of Sanju Samson. Opener batsman Jason Rai, who was included in the team in place of David Warner, played a very good innings and scored 60 runs in 42 balls. He was caught by Chetan Sakariya at the hands of Sanju Samson. Riyan Parag was dismissed by Mustafizur Rahman without opening the account.
Rajasthan’s innings, Sanju Samson’s half-century
Bhuvneshwar Kumar, the opener batsman of this team, was caught by Abdul Samad on the score of 6 runs and showed the way to the pavilion. Yashasvi Jaiswal scored 36 runs and he was clean bowled by Sandeep Sharma. Rashid Khan got caught out for 4 by Liam Livingstone. His catch was caught by Abdul Samad. Captain Sanju Samson played a brilliant innings and scored 82 runs in 57 balls with the help of 3 sixes and 7 fours. Siddharth Kaul got him caught by Jason Holder. Riyan Parag was dismissed without opening the account, while Mahipal Lomror remained unbeaten on 29 runs. For Hyderabad, Kaul took two wickets while Bhuvi, Rashid and Sandeep Sharma took one wicket each.
David Warner out of playing XI
Hyderabad team made four changes in this match. In-form opener David Warner was dropped from the playing XI and was replaced by Jason Roy. At the same time, Manish Pandey, Kedar Jadhav and Khaleel Ahmed are also out of the team. In their place, Priyam Garg, Abhishek Sharma and Siddharth Kaul were included in the team. David Miller and Shamsi were dropped from the Rajasthan team and they were replaced by Chris Morris and Evin Lewis.
Rajasthan playing XI-
Evin Lewis, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Sanju Samson (c/w), Liam Livingstone, Mahipal Lomror, Riyan Parag, Rahul Tewatia, Chris Morris, Chetan Sakaria, Jaydev Unadkat, Mustafizur Rahman.
Hyderabad Playing XI-
Jason Roy, Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Kane Williamson (c), Priyam Garg, Abhishek Sharma, Abdul Samad, Jason Holder, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Siddharth Kaul, Sandeep Sharma.