David Warner, Jonny Bairstow In Record Stand As SunRisers Hyderabad Win Big
David Warner hit an unbeaten 100 and put on a record stand with teammate Jonny Bairstow as SunRisers Hyderabad defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore by 118 runs in the Indian Premier League on Sunday.
David Warner and Jonny Bairstow partnership surpassed the previous best of 184 between Gautam Gambhir and Chris Lynn for Kolkata Knight Riders in 2017. (All Images Courtesy: BCCI/IPL)
Jonny Bairstow scored a 56-ball 114, laced with 12 fours and seven sixes and was named the man of the match.
It was hugs and celebratory air punches for David Warner and Jonny Bairstow as the Englishman reached his maiden IPL hundred in 52 balls.
David Warner put together IPL's best-ever opening stand of 185 with Bairstow to power SunRisers Hyderabad to 231 for two.
Mohammad Nabi starred with the ball for SunRisers Hyderabad with figures of 4/11 as Royal Challengers Bangalore were dismissed for 113 in 19.5 overs.