#DDvSRH - Dhawan and Williamson eclipse Pant Heroics, as Sunrisers make merry!
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The 42nd match of the Vivo IPL 2018, between Delhi Daredevils and the Sunrisers Hyderabad, began with the Delhi Daredevils batting first. While the explosive openers Prithvi Shaw and Jason Roy were dismissed early by Shakib Al Hasan, who ended with an impressive figure of 2/27, Shreyas Iyer also gifted his wicket as he was run out.
However, Rishab Pant was in no mood to calm down, as he hit the balls across the boundary line, smashing fours and sixes, launching a massive attack on the Sunrisers Hyderabad bowlers to score an unbeaten 128*(63b,15x4,7x6), to take Delhi Daredevils to 187/5, as he waged a lone battle. Entered Sunrisers Hyderabad for their innings. and they lost opener Hales early.
However, the belligerent Shikhar Dhawan struck form timely, as he played a truly powerful and classical knock, plundering and destroying the morale of Delhi bowlers, hitting clean every ball. and went on to score a stunning 92*(50b,9x4,4x6) , as at the other end he was supported very well by another destroyer, the skipper Kane Williamson, who scored a blitzkrieg 83*(53b,8x4,2x6), as the Sunrisers Hyderabad had a very easy win by 9 wickets and scoring 191/1 despite Pant heroics.