DC vs SRH IPL 2021: Team Bhuvi vs Team Kane in SRH’s final practice match- Watch video: Ahead of the opening clash against Delhi Capitals (DC) on September 22, Wednesday, in Dubai, Sunrisers Hyderabad undertook an intra-squad practice match. The match saw the clash of Team Bhuvi (Bhuvneshwar Kumar) and Team Kane (Kane Williamson) where the former emerged victorious by 41 runs at The Sevens Stadium. The wicket was a bit on a slower side and kept a little bit low also.
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Given to bat first, Team Bhuvi were off to a fine start and posted a massive total even on a sluggish surface. They finished their innings with figures- 192/6 on the board courtesy of their good opening partnership between the openers- Shreevats and Virat.
Top performers from Team Bhuvi
- Shreevats Goswami- 44 (30)
- Virat Singh- 39 (21)
- Sherfane Rutherford- 37 (13)
- Shahbaz Nadeem- 2/21 (3)
- Abul Samad- 2 /17 (2)
In return, the chasing team led by Kane Williamson finished their innings with figures 151/4.
Top performers from Team Kane
- Kane Williamson- 61 (41)
- Manish Pandey- 47 (26)
- Jason Holder 2/21 (3)
- Rashid Khan 1/10 (3)
All the players took the practice game in a positive stride as they prepared them to get into the groove of things. The players acknowledged that the game was really crucial for them as they head in the tournament going forward.
As the match concluded, SRH head coach Trevor Bayliss reckoned that skipper Kane Williamson looked in good touch with good innings from him. Warner also looks in good form. Overall, things are shaping up nicely for our first match.
Sunrisers Hyderabad Squad
Kane Williamson, David Warner, Abhishek Sharma, Basil Thampi, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Manish Pandey, Mohammad Nabi, Rashid Khan, Sandeep Sharma, Shahbaz Nadeem, Shreevats Goswami, Siddarth Kaul, Khaleel Ahmed, T Natarajan, Vijay Shankar, Wriddhiman Saha, Virat Singh, Priyam Garg, Mitchell Marsh, Jason Holder, Abdul Samad, Kedar Jadhav, Mujeeb-ur-Rahman, Jagadeesha Suchith, Sherfane Rutherford
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