Chris Morris' stingy display with the ball, that yielded one for 19, helped Delhi beat an in form Hyderabad by seven wickets to register their sixth win in ten matches in the Indian Twenty20 competition in Hyderabad on Thursday.
In a season where spinners are fighting for survival, Amit Mishra has adapted with his variety. On Thursday night, he unfurled a cross-seam ball bowled like a medium-pacer to topple Sunrisers Hyderabad
Plays of the day from the IPL match between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Delhi Daredevils
Amit Mishra, Chris Morris and Nathan Coulter-Nile claimed combined figures of 11-0-63-5 to set up Delhi Dardevils' seven-wicket win against Sunrisers Hyderabad
Runs scored by Rishabh Pant off Mustafizur Rahman in this match - most a batsman has scored off him in a T20. Pant hit 2 fours and 2 sixes in 13 balls vs him.
No. of stands of 50+ runs for the 4th wicket for DD in this IPL - most among all teams. SRH haven't had any 50+ stand for the 4th wicket.
Runs scored in the Powerplays by both teams (51 by SRH & 50 by SRH) in this match, which is the most in a match in Hyderabad in this IPL (7 matches).
Number of different opening pairs Delhi Daredevils have used in their last 5 games, including today.
Runs scored by SRH in their last 10 overs, at cost of 7 wickets. They were 80 for 1 at the end of 10th over.
No. of balls in which SRH lost 3 wickets. They reduced from 98 for 1 to 114 for 4.
No. of batsmen who have scored 500+ in 3 consecutive IPL seasons - Gayle (2011, 2012, 2013) & Warner (2014, 2015, 2016). Warner completed 500 runs this match.
Runs for David Warner in IPL. He becomes the 8th batsman to reach there and the second overseas player after Chris Gayle.
Win-loss record for SRH while defending in this IPL, before this match. Their win-loss ratio of 1.50 when defending is the best among all teams.
Win-loss record by the chasing teams in Hyderabad in the 6 matches this IPL, before this. SRH is the only one to have successfully defended here (v RCB).