SRH vs RR highlights: David Warner, Rashid Khan guide Sunrisers Hyderabad to victory

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Updated:Mar 30, 2019 12:11:45 am

Sanju Samson's second IPL ton was overshadowed by David Warner's blistering fifty as Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Rajasthan Royals by five wickets to register their first win.

RR vs SRH Live Score, SRH vs RR Live Cricket ScoreKane Williamson is expected to lead Sunrisers Hyderabad against the Rajasthan Royals on Friday.

IPL 2019, SRH vs RR Match 8 highlights: David Warner hit a brilliant fifty to ensure that Sunrisers Hyderabad emerged victorious against Rajasthan Royals at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad.

Sanju Samson struck the first century of the season, but it went in vain as Rajasthan Royals could not defend 198. Samson, who remained unbeaten on 102, was ably supported by skipper Ajinkya Rahane, who scored 70 off 49 balls.

In the chase, David Warner and Jonny Bairstow put up a 110-run parnetship in just 9.4 overs, which ensured that SRH won the match without much trouble in the end. Rashid Khan struck a few lusty blows at the end of the innings to take SRH past the finish line.

Rashid was adjudged the Man of the Match for his figures of 1 for 24.

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Sunrisers Hyderabad: David Warner, Jonny Bairstow(w), Kane Williamson(c), Vijay Shankar, Yusuf Pathan, Manish Pandey, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Shahbaz Nadeem, Sandeep Sharma, Siddarth Kaul

Rajasthan Royals: Ajinkya Rahane(c), Jos Buttler(w), Sanju Samson, Steven Smith, Ben Stokes, Rahul Tripathi, Krishnappa Gowtham, Jofra Archer, Jaydev Unadkat, Shreyas Gopal, Dhawal Kulkarni

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23:15 (IST)29 Mar 2019
Rajasthan Royals refuse to give up

Vijay Shankar has been dismissed after scoring 35 off 14 balls. RR woul believe that they still have a chance to win this game. 

SRH need 32 runs in 27 balls.

22:48 (IST)29 Mar 2019
Both openers dismissed, Rajasthan back in the game

Dhawal Kulkarni has taken 2 spectacular catches at the boundary to send back Jonny Bairstow and David Warner. SRH are 117 for 2 after 11 overs. 

They need 82 off 54 balls to win. Kane Williamson and Manish Pandey have come out to the middle.

22:40 (IST)29 Mar 2019
SRH bring up their 100 in 9th over

Both David Warner and Jonny Bairstow are going strong for Sunrisers. SRH still need 89 off 63 balls.

22:24 (IST)29 Mar 2019
Determined David Warner completes 50

David Warner did not feature in last year's IPL due a ban for involvement in ball-tampering. He's come back with a mission to redeem himself. Warner has brought up his fifty in a mere 27 balls. 

SRH: 69/0 (after 6 overs)

22:14 (IST)29 Mar 2019
David Warner on a rampage

David Warner has raced to 31 off 17 balls. This is exactly the kind of start Sunrisers needed in the chase of 199. 

SRH: 35/0 (3.4 overs)

22:06 (IST)29 Mar 2019
Sunrisers innings gets underway

David Warner has started the innings taking 14 runs off Dhawal Kulkarni.

21:46 (IST)29 Mar 2019
Sanju Samson's 102 powers Rajasthan to 198

Rajasthan Royals scored 76 in the last 5 overs to end up with a commanding 198. Sanju Samson scored 102 of those runs in 55 balls. Samson's innings was studded with 10 boundaries and 4 sixes.

21:37 (IST)29 Mar 2019
Sanju Samson closes in on century

Sanju Samson is just 4 runs away from his century. And with 1 over still to go, it looks very likely that he'll get there. 

RR: 177/2 (19 overs)

21:31 (IST)29 Mar 2019
Sanju Samson takes on Bhuvneshwar Kumar

6. 4. 4. 2. 4. 4 : That is what the 18th over bowled by Bhuvneshwar Kumar went like. Samson is looking to end the innings on a high.

21:27 (IST)29 Mar 2019
Ajinkya Rahane dismissed after a brilliant 70

Ajinkya Rahane dismissed after a brilliant 70, Ben Stokes come out to the middle.

21:13 (IST)29 Mar 2019
Rahane, Samson gear up for final onslaught

Rajasthan Royals have reached 122/1 at the end of 15 overs. Both Ajinkya Rahane and Sanju Samson have completed their 50s. 

With big-hitters like Ben Stokes and Steve Smith yet to come, RR would look to post at least 175+ on the board. 

21:08 (IST)29 Mar 2019
Ajinkya Rahane breaks 50 jinx

Ajinkya Rahane hasn't scored a fifity in his last 8 IPL innings. His last half-century was also against Sunrisers Hyderabad, when he scored 65* during their encounter in the 2018 season.

21:03 (IST)29 Mar 2019
Fifty for Ajinkya Rahane

Ajinkya Rahane has scored a brilliant half-century in 38 balls. He's hit just 2 fours and 2 sixes in the innings, but has changed gears now and is looking to take Rajasthan Royals to a huge total. 

RR: 103/1 (12.3 overs)

20:50 (IST)29 Mar 2019
Rahane, Samson put up a 50-stand

Ajinkya Rahane and Sanju Samson hae consolidated the Rajasthan Royals' innings after Jos Buttler's dismissal. RR have reached 75 for 1 at the end of 10 overs.

20:31 (IST)29 Mar 2019
Rajasthan Royals get off to a slow start

Rajasthan has scored just 35 runs in the powerplay, losing the lone wicket of Jos Buttler. Skipper Ajinkya Rahane is batting on 20 off 21 balls, while Sanju Samson has scored 9 off 8. 

20:27 (IST)29 Mar 2019
Team batting first has won 9 matches at Hyderabad

In the last two IPL seasons, nine matches at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium have been won by the team batting first and six have been won by the chasing team.

20:18 (IST)29 Mar 2019
Rashid castles Buttler

Rashid Khan has clean bowled Jos Buttler on his second ball. Rajasthan Royals 15 for 1 after 3.2 overs 

20:09 (IST)29 Mar 2019
Bhuvneshwar Kumar starts off in style

Bhuvneshwar Kuar has bowled a tight first over, giving away just 3 runs.  Jos Buttler is yet to get off the mark.

20:02 (IST)29 Mar 2019
Ajinkya Rahane vs Bhuvneshwar Kumar

In 13 IPL innings, Ajinkya Rahane has fallen to Bhuvneshwar Kumar six times, managing just 71 runs from 78 balls. Who will come out on top today?

19:54 (IST)29 Mar 2019
Kane Williamson back for SRH, Rajasthan Royals unchanged

Rajasthan have fielded an unchanged team, while Sunrisers have made two changes. Kane Williamson has returned to lead Sunrisers in place of Shakib Al Hasan, while Deepak Hooda made way for Shahbaz Nadeem.

Sunrisers Hyderabad: David Warner, Jonny Bairstow(w), Kane Williamson(c), Vijay Shankar, Yusuf Pathan, Manish Pandey, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Shahbaz Nadeem, Sandeep Sharma, Siddarth Kaul.

Rajasthan Royals: Ajinkya Rahane(c), Jos Buttler(w), Sanju Samson, Steven Smith, Ben Stokes, Rahul Tripathi, Krishnappa Gowtham, Jofra Archer, Jaydev Unadkat, Shreyas Gopal, Dhawal Kulkarni.

19:35 (IST)29 Mar 2019
Rajasthan Royals win toss and elect to bat

Rajasthan Royals win toss and elect to bat against Sunrisers Hyderabad

19:14 (IST)29 Mar 2019
Jaydev Unadkat on Jos Buttler mankading incident

Rajasthan Royals pacer Jaydev Unadkat said that the team has moved on from the Jos Buttler 'Mankading; incident and are focusing on how they can win the game against Sunrisers Hyderabad.

18:56 (IST)29 Mar 2019
Rajasthan Royals train hard

Under Ajinkya Rahane's leadership, Rajasthan Royals will be looking to get their points tally going. The team's official twitter handle put out a video of the training session on Friday.

18:22 (IST)29 Mar 2019
SRH coach believes it will be a good batting surface

Before the match, SRH coach Tom Moody said that he believes that it is going to be a good batting surface. The temperature is going to hover around 30 degrees Celsius and dew may not make an appearance today.

18:09 (IST)29 Mar 2019
Rashid Khan gears up to fox Rajasthan Royals batsmen

Afghanistan leggie Rashid Khan is the no. 1 spinner in limited overs cricket. Rashid will look to make the most of the home conditions at Hyderabad on Friday. In the first match against KKR, he had figures of 1 for 26 in his quota of 4 overs.

17:55 (IST)29 Mar 2019
Spotlight on Steve Smith and David Warner

After serving a 1-year ban for being involved in a ball-tampering incident, both David Warner and Steve Smith are looking to cement their place in Australia's World Cup squad. And a solid performance at the IPL would be just the way to go.

17:47 (IST)29 Mar 2019
Rajasthan Royals batsmen look to put 'Mankad' incident behind

Rajasthan Royals had a controversial start to their campaign when theier batsman Jos Buttler became the first cricketer to be 'Mankaded'. Buttler looked in great touch, but none of the other batsmen lent him any support in that game.

Ajinkya Rahane, Steve Smith, Sanju Samson and Ben Stokes would be looking to improve their performance in this game.

17:28 (IST)29 Mar 2019
Sunrisers Hyderabad bowlers look for redemption against Rajasthan Royals

This is Sunrisers Hyderabad's first home game and the SRH bowlers will look to put on a good show. They have Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Rashid Khan in their ranks.

In SRH's first IPL 2019 game, Andre Russell and Shubhman Gill scored 53 runs off the last 3 overs, bowled by Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Siddarth Kaul and Shakib al Hasan.

17:14 (IST)29 Mar 2019
David Warner on comeback trail

David Warner made a thumping return to the IPL with a 38-ball 65 in SRH's first game against Kings XI Punjab. Sunrisers would expect him to get them off to a flying start.

17:03 (IST)29 Mar 2019
Kane Williamson takes the nets, likely to feature in Sunrisers playing XI

Sunrisers Hyderabad tweeted a video of Kane Williamson getting ready to play his first match of the season. If Williamson plays today, Jonny Bairstow could miss out.

Squads:Sunrisers Hyderabad: Kane Willilamson, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Rashid Khan, David Warner, Vijay Shankar, Manish Pandey, Martin Guptill, Ricky Bhui, Deepak Hooda, Mohammad Nabi, Yusuf Pathan, Shakib Al Hasan, Abhishek Sharma, Sreevats Gowsami, Jonny Bairstow, Wriddhiman Saha, Siddarth Kaul, Khaleel Ahmed, Basil Thampi, Billy Stanlake, T Natarajan, Sandeep Sharma, Shahbaz Nadeem.Rajasthan Royals: Ajinkya Rahane, Steve Smith, Ben Stokes, Sanju Samson, Jofra Archer, Jos Buttler, Jaydev Unadkat, Ashton Turner, Ish Sodhi, Oshane Thomas, Liam Livingstone, Shubham Ranjane, Stuart Binny, Shreyas Gopal, Sudhesan Midhun, Prashant Chopra, Mahipal Lomror, Aryaman Birla, Riyan Parag, Dhawal Kulkarni, Krishnappa Gowtham, Varun Aaron, Shashank Singh, Manan Vohra, Rahul Tripathi.
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