In the 43rd match of the Indian Premier League 2020 (IPL 2020), the team of Kings XI Punjab has won the fourth consecutive match of Sunrisers Hyderabad by 12 runs.
After the defeat in this thrilling match, now the Hyderabad team’s hopes of reaching the playoffs have come as a shock. After this defeat to Hyderabad, the team has now fallen to the sixth position in the tournament’s points table. In the meantime, we are going to tell you, which 5 big reasons sunrisers sun set before Punjab.
Nicolas Puran given last-minute life
Significantly, the batting of this match Punjab (KXIP) was extremely poor. But in the Death Overs, the Hyderabad team lost the opportunity to run out Punjab’s high scorer batsman Nicholas Pooran almost 2 times. Due to which the team of Kings XI Punjab reached a respectable score.
Bairstow’s bats did not run out
For the last few matches, the bat of Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) opener Johnny Bairstow is not able to leave his mark. This was the reason that Bairstow scored a personal score of 19 runs in 20 balls in front of Punjab.
Could not take advantage of a good start
Hyderabad openers David Warner and Johnny Bairstow added 34 runs for the first wicket, giving their team a good start. But later the Sunrisers could not take advantage of this good start.
Manish Pandey’s slow innings
Manish Pandey, who was the hero of Sunrisers’ victory in the last match chasing small target, played a very slow inning in this match. Pandey scored just 15 runs in 29 balls and in the end the Hyderabad team collapsed in a round of reducing the difference between ball and runs.
Hyderabad collapsed like a card in Death Overs
At one time, Hyderabad team was heading towards victory by scoring 99-3 runs in 16 overs. But in the last 4 overs, the Sunrisers team lost their 7 wickets within 14 runs. Because of which Hyderabad lost this match.