IPL 2013 Match 7 Highlights: SRH Vs RCB

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Updated: Monday, April 8, 2013, 15:16 [IST]
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Hyderabad, Apr 7: Yet another thriller was played out in IPL 2013 and Sunrisers Hyderabad won in Super Over against Royal Challengers Bangalore on Sunday night. Sunrisers and RCB fought it out in a low scoring contest till the last ball of the Super Over.

PHOTOS; Over-wise runs

Sunrisers needed 7 off the last over. It was bowled by R Vinay Kumar, who had given them a win in a similar situation against Mumbai Indians three days back in Bangalore. This time he was again brilliant but Hanuma Vihari and Dale Steyn stole a bye off the last ball to tie the game chasing 131.

IPL 2013 Match 7 Highlights: SRH Vs RCB

Later in the Super Over, it was again Vinay who was handed the ball. However, this time he could not do well compared to earlier last-over stints as Cameron White smashed him for two sixes and Sunrisers scored 20/0 in 6 balls.

White scored 17 runs of just 5 balls. Thisara Perera, the other batsman was 2 not out off 2. Vinay started the Super Over with a high full toss which was a no ball.

RCB's Chris Gayle and Virat Kohli were up against Steyn in the Super Over. With 21 needed, a four (Kohli in the third ball) and six (5th ball from Gayle) brought down the equation to 7 in the final ball and Steyn restricted Gayle to a single. RCB ended with 15/0 in the one-over eliminator and Sunrisers won in nail-biting climax.

Here are the highlights of this humdinger.

# This is how Super Over unfolded: Sunrisers: 2 (1+ No ball), 1, 1, 6, 2, 6, 2 (20/0). RCB: 2, 1, 4, 1, 6, 1 (15/0)

# Sunrisers were chasing a target of 131. They finished with 130/7 in 20 overs for a tie

# Young Hanuma Vihari remained unbeaten 44 off 46 with two fours. He was the Man-of-the-match

# Sunrisers scored 20/0 in Super Over with Cameron White smashing 2 sixes

# Sunrisers' Super Over was bowled Dale Steyn

# Chris Gayle hit a six off the fifth ball in the Super Over and 7 was needed off the final ball but he could score only one

# This was second straight win for Sunrisers. They had beaten Pune Warriors at the same venue in opening game

# There were more number of sixes scored in Super Over than the actual match. Both teams had 1 six each in their innings while three were hit in Super Over (2 for Sunrisers)

# RCB were kept to 130/8 in 20 overs. Virat Kohli was the topscorer with 46

# Australia all-rounder Moises Henriques, playing his first game for RCB, made 44 and later took two wickets

# RCB hit 11 fours and 1 six

# Sunrisers scored 7 fours and 1 six

# RCB were 40/2 in six overs of powerplay. RCB's 50 took 56 ball and 100 off 98

# Sunrisers made 37/2 in six overs, 50 off 51 and 100 off 97

# Ishant Sharma took 3/27 for the home team while Amit Mishra was the most economical with 1/15 in four overs

# For RCB, Muttaiah Muralitharan had 1/18 bowling figures of 4 overs. Jaydev Unadkat and Henriques took two wickets apiece

# Vinay had 1/27 in 4 overs


Story first published:  Monday, April 8, 2013, 0:01 [IST]
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