Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) recorded their second consecutive loss in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) on Wednesday. The David Warner-led aspect did not chase the paltry goal of 150 towards Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) at MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.
Though, there was a stage within the sport when Sunrisers have been in a dominant place because the skipper David Warner had hammered the opposition by scoring 54 runs from 37 balls that includes seven fours and a six.
However, submit Warner’s dismissal within the 14th over, SRH batting witnessed a sudden collapse. The principle architect behind the carnage was RCB spinner Shahbaz Ahmed, who bagged a three-wickets within the seventeenth over. From there-on, the 2016 winners by no means actually obtained the momentum again as they confronted a six-run defeat towards Virat Kohli-led aspect.
After the match, numerous followers and cricket pundits confused that SRH wants their world-class batsman Kane Williamson for the middle-order. Even within the final season, the Sunrisers batting unit struggled within the middle-overs, however Williamson made positive that his aspect qualifies for the playoffs.
Talking on the red-hot matter, SRH coach Trevor Bayliss broke his silence, saying that Williamson is presently not 100 per cent match and nonetheless wants time to heal from the harm he suffered forward of the Bangladesh sequence final month.
The Aussie talked about that the New Zealand skipper is working exhausting within the nets so as to be prepared each time he makes his first look within the enjoying XI for the ‘Orange Military.’
“We had two days of apply earlier than the RCB sport, and Kane Williamson practised in one of many days. So, he’s coming alongside,” mentioned Bayliss in a post-match presser.
The 58-year-old additional defined why Afghanistan all-rounder Mohammad Nabi, who performed within the first match, was not included within the second fixture. Instead of Nabi, SRH had picked Caribbean star Jason Holder.
“Mohammad Nabi obtained hit on the top towards KKR. He’s nonetheless feeling the consequences of that hit. Due to this fact, we performed Jason Holder. He provides to our tempo assault along with his top and bounce. He precisely did so on this match,” Bayliss added.