Last night the match was won by the Sunrisers Hyderabad beating Delhi Daredevils by 9 wickets. The match that was held at Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium of Delhi, was saved by the batsmen of the Sunrisers who backed their players and gave a thrilling performance.
With this match, the team became the first team to qualify for the playoffs. Sunrisers are leading the table with 18 points as they have won 9 matches off the 11 matches they have played till now.
Delhi Daredevils pulled off a stunning total of 187 runs after Rishabh Pant delivered a devastating performance as he remained unbeaten at the scores of 128 runs off 63 balls. However, in the second innings, the tables were turned upside down by the batsmen of the Sunrisers.
The talented batsmen of Sunrisers, literally took over the match by storm from the second innings. Shikhar Dhawan, the ‘Gabbar’ of cricket was in a great form today and he gave one stunning performance by smashing 92 runs off 50 balls. He smashed 9 fours and 4 sixes.
@shankardhawan it was wonderful to meet you and your family today. Shankar, "my biggest fan" came all the way from Bangalore with his family to meet me. Apparently it was his first flight journey with his family and they came directly to our hotel from the airport early in the morning. He was sporting my style and his son, Zoravar's style. It is so heartwarming and I truly feel humbled when my fans go to such lengths. Thank you Shankar and all my fans for your support. Love you all #lovemyfans #mybiggeststrength #fans #family
As soon as Sunrisers won the match, the social media was flooded with the congratulatory messages for the players of Sunrisers Hyderabad, especially for Shikhar Dhawan and Kane Williamson. Celebrities, cricketers and fans showered them with love and praises.
After the match, Shikhar Dhawan took to Instagram and uploaded a picture of himself with Kane Williamson. Here, have a look at the picture :
Soo, fans showered their love on the picture as well. Ranveer Singh, the Bollywood actor also commented on his picture praising the brilliant knock of Shikhar Dhawan.
Have a look at what he commented :
Shikhar Dhawan was quick to notice the comment and to reply him, their conversation is winning hearts. Here’s what he commented:
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