SRH vs RR IPL Score: Sanju Samson scored 82 runs vs SunRisers Hyderabad.© BCCI/IPL
After opting to bat Rajasthan Royals have put up 164 runs on the board for the loss of five wickets vs SunRisers Hyderabad in Match 40 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 at the Dubai International Stadium in Dubai on Monday. RR skipper Sanju Samson was brilliant with the bat, playing a knock of 82 runs off 57 balls. Samson had two good partnerships, first with Yashasvi Jaiswal, who scored 36, and then with Mahipal Lomror (29 not out). Hyderabad need 165 runs to win now to stay alive in the tournament. Kane Williamson-led SRH are currently languishing at the bottom of the table with two points from nine games, which included one win and eight defeats. Rajasthan are currently sixth in the standings with eight points from nine fixtures (four wins and five losses). (LIVE SCORECARD)
IPL 2021 Live Score Updates Between Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Rajasthan Royals, Straight From Dubai International Stadium, Dubai
Unadkat to Saha, SIX. Poor length from Unadkat and Saha got the maximum.
Just six runs from the second over.
SRH 14/0 in 2 overs, need 151 runs to win
SRH 8/0 After 1st Over!
FOUR to finish off the first over. Eight runs from the over.
SRH 8/0 after 1st over
SRH Need 165 To Win!
After 20 overs, RR posted 164 runs with the loss of five wicket on the board. Excellent last two overs from Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Siddarth Kaul.
Kaul to Parag, OUT, caught by Jason Roy. Second wicket in the final over.
Riyan Parag c Roy b S Kaul 0(1)
WICKET!!!! Sanju Samson has go after a brilliant knock of 82 runs. Sidarth Kaul takes the wicket and it was an easy catch for Jason Holder.
Samson c Holder b Kaul 82(57) (4s-7 6s-3)
Excellent Over From Bhuvneshwar!
Excellent 19th over from Bhuvneshwar Kumar as he gave away just 7 runs.
Last Two Overs!
Last two overs left and RR have 153 runs on the board. Sanju Samson is looking dangerous and if he stays for a bit more then RR can even touch the over 180 runs. Crucial two overs for the both sides.
Holder to Samson, FOUR, to fine leg and he moved to 76 with this shot.
Samson In Great Touch!
Bhuvneshwar to Samson, FOUR, to deep extra cover. He’s looking in a great touch today, at what score RR can finish?
RR Eye For Big Finish!
Another SIX, this time to the leg side over mid wicket. 20 runs from 5 balls in this over.
SIX this time for RR skipper, straight down the ground. 12 runs already from 3 balls in this over.
50 Up For Samson!
S Kaul to Samson, FOUR, to deep extra cover and with this shot 50 comes up for him. Can he take his team to a good finish?
Rashid Khan to Sanju Samson, stepped out and SIX!! Excellent shot from RR skipper.
Holder to Lomror, SIX!! over long on. Brilliant Shot! 100 up for RR.
Rashid Khan to Mahipal Lomror, FOUR, slog sweep.
Another WICKET!!!! Rashid Khan has done the job for SRH this time. Liam Livingstone failed to pick the length and he has to depart now. Big wicket for SRH.
Livingstone c Abdul Samad b Rashid Khan 4(6)
Abhishek to Samson, inside out and another FOUR for RR skipper.
Sandeep Sharma to Jaiswal, OUT BOWLED!! A good inning comes to an end.
Jaiswal has to depart again after a good start.
Yashasvi Jaiswal b Sandeep Sharma 36(23) (4s-5 6s-1)
Sandeep Sharma to Jaiswal, SIX, to long-off. What a shot that was!
50 partnership comes up between Sanju Samson and Yashasvi Jaiswal.
Rashid Khan to Jaiswal, FOUR, eight runs from the seventh over.
RR 57/1 in 7 overs
Good Start For RR!
Here the equation stands after the the powerplay overs- Rajasthan Royals have 49 runs on the board with the loss of one wicket. Sanju Samson and Yashasvi Jaiswal are going strong for RR.
Back to Back boundaries for Sanju Samson, this time to deep backward point.
Short pitch ball, Yashasvi was not in control but he gets the boundary to fine leg.
Bhuvneshwar to Samson, FOUR, poor length and the batsman made no mistake.
Back To Back Boundaries!
Sandeep to Yashasvi, FOUR, stepped out and gets the result, second boundary of the over. The youngster is impressing everyone yet again.
Bhuvneshwar to Lewis, OUT, caught by Abdul Samad. First wicket for SRH and once again Bhuvneshwar Kumar has delivered for his team.Lewis c Abdul Samad b Bhuvneshwar 6(4) (4s-1)
Good Start For RR!
FOUR on the final ball and RR scored 11 runs in the first over.
First FOUR of the match and Evin Lewis is the man. The ball was outside the off stump and Lewis played brilliantly to the third man.
Sandeep to Lewis, 1 run, to mid off.
Players In Middle!
Players are in the middle, Evin Lewis and Yashasvi Jaiswal will start the innings for Rajasthan Royals. Sandeep Sharma has got the ball for SunRisers Hyderabad.
Lewis, Morris Come Back In RR Playing XI!
Rajasthan Royals Playing XI:Evin Lewis, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Sanju Samson(w/c), Liam Livingstone, Mahipal Lomror, Riyan Parag, Rahul Tewatia, Chris Morris, Chetan Sakariya, Jaydev Unadkat, Mustafizur Rahman
— Rajasthan Royals (@rajasthanroyals) September 27, 2021
Jason Roy Makes SRH Debut, Warner Misses Out From Playing XI!
SunRisers Hyderabad Playing XI: Jason Roy, Wriddhiman Saha(w), Kane Williamson(c), Priyam Garg, Abhishek Sharma, Abdul Samad, Jason Holder, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Siddarth Kaul, Sandeep Sharma
Team news from Dubai
changes from the previous game.
— SunRisers Hyderabad (@SunRisers) September 27, 2021
Last time both these sides met was in Match 28 in May, when RR won by 55 runs.
A century by Jos Buttler helped RR post 220 for three in 20 overs.
Mustafizur Rahman and Chris Morris took three wickets each as SRH could only muster 165 for eight in 20 overs.
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