IPL: Karun Nair Fifty Helps DD Beat SRH, Keep Playoffs Hope Alive
Karun Nair scored a 59-ball 83* as Delhi Daredevils defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad by six wickets to keep playoffs hope alive.
After being sent in to bat first, David Warner scored 73 off 56 balls. (All images from BCCI)
Sunrisers kept losing wickets at regular intervals as Warner could not get any support from the other end.
Moises Henriques was the second highest scorer for SRH with a 13-ball 18.
Carlos Brathwaite was DD's best bowler with figures of 2/27.
In a chase of 159, DD lost in-form batsman Quinton de Kock cheaply.
Barinder Sran was SRH's best bowler with figures of 2/34.
Mustafizur Rahman was SRH's most economical bowler with figures of 1/24 in four overs.
DD were helped by a 72-run stand between Karun Nair and Rishabh Pant after in-form batsmen failed.
Karun Nair was DD's top-scorer with a 59-ball 83*.
David Warner missed an important catch of Karun Nair.
After a tense chase, DD defeated SRH in the last-ball thriller to garner 14 points and stay in hunt for playoffs.