Royal Challengers Bangalore Beat SunRisers Hyderabad After Dramatic Turnaround
Royal Challengers Bangalore beat SunRisers Hyderabad after some brilliant performances from Yuzvendra Chahal, debutant Devdutt Padikkal and AB de Villiers.
Youngster Devdutt Padikkal scored a fine half-century on his IPL debut to give Royal Challengers Bangalore a good start.
AB de Villiers helped RCB finish with a flourish, with a 30-ball 51.
SunRisers Hyderabad looked comfortable in their chase, and Jonny Bairstow led their effort with a fine knock of 61.
RCB turned the game around as SRH went from 121/2 to 153 all out in the space of five overs.
Yuzvendra Chahal put in a man-of-the-match performance, taking 3-18, including the crucial wickets of Jonny Bairstow and Manish Pandey.
Shivam Dube also put in an impressive show with the ball, returning figures of 2-15 in three overs.