Sunrisers Hyderabad’s top-order batted with aplomb before the bowlers delivered the goods as the defending champions registered an emphatic 26-run win over struggling Kings XI Punjab . (SCORECARD | MATCH BLOG)
Half-centuries from openers Shikhar Dhawan (77), David Warner (51) and Kane Williamson (54 not out) propelled Hyderabad to a very challenging 207 for three after being asked to take the first strike. (RESULTS | SCHEDULE)
The hosts were off to a flying start but intermittent wickets did not help their cause. All they could manage was 181 for nine, allowing Hyderabad consolidate their third position in the table.
Live matches and live streaming in India
In the Indian subcontinent, IPL 2017 will be broadcast on Sony Pictures Network.
The IPL 2017 will be streamed online on Hotstar (mobile and internet with a 5-minute delay).
Live matches and live digital streaming (For international viewers)
Following is a list of channels, where the IPL 2017 will be broadcast live in foreign countries.
# Sony Pictures Network - Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan, Maldives & their respective territories, Commonwealth & possession
# ESPN and Willow TV - USA & its territories & possessions
# Super Sport - South Africa & Sub-Saharan Africa
# Sky Sports - UK, Republic of Ireland, Isle of Man & Channel Island & the European territories & possessions only
# OSN Rights - (MENA Counties) - Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Syria, Tunasia, UAE and Yemen only.
# Flow TV and Sportsmax – Caribbean
# Sky NZ – New Zealand
# Singtel, Starhub, Elevan sports (OTT) and cricketgateway.com – Singapore
# Cricketgateway.com – Australia, South-East Asia, Rest of Asia, South America
# Cricketgateway.com & Ethnic channel group - Canada
# Now TV & Cricketgateway.com - Hong Kong