Jaydev Unadkat (5/30) and Ben Stokes (3/30) guided Rising Pune Supergiants to a thrilling victory over Sunrisers Hyderabad. Yuvraj Singh (47) and David Warner (40) played well for SRH, but Unadkat’s hattrick in the final handed SRH their first loss at home this year.Earlier, Siddarth Kaul claimed 4/29 to restrict RPS to 148/8 in their IPL 2017 encounter. Bipul Sharma and Rashid Khan were the other two wicket takers for the hosts. Ben Stokes (39) and Steve Smith (34) steadied their innings while MS Dhoni made a quick-fire 31 off 21 balls at the end. Get highlights of Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Rising Pune Supergiant, IPL 2017 here. (SCORECARD | LIVE STREAMING INFO | POINTS TABLE)
20:01 hrs IST: That’s all from here. Follow the second match of the day between Delhi Daredevils and Mumbai Indians here.
19:56 hrs IST: A brilliant day for Jaydev Unadkat. A hat-trick, a five-for, and 100 wickets in the IPL.
19:55 hrs IST: After the match, Steve Smith said: “Very good win. The boys scrapped well. We thought 150-160 would be par. The stronger boys could time the ball. We did well to scrap to 147 in the end. The bowlers bowled good lengths. He is doing nicely, bowling upfront he is also good. A wicket-maiden, that was good. We have played really well in the last seven or eight games.”
19:51 hrs IST: Jaydev Unadkat is the man of the match for his brilliant bowling performance!
19:45 hrs IST: This was the 17th hat-trick in IPL, first for RPS. Unadkat is the second bowler to take 2 five-fors in IPL. First was Faulkner.
19:39 hrs IST: A thrilling end to the game as Rising Pune Supergiant beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by 12 runs!
19:36 hrs IST: HAT-TRICK! Jaydev Unadkat has claimed his first hattrick in IPL. SRH 136/9
19:34 hrs IST: OUT! Second wicket of the over for Unadkat! SRH 136/8
19:32 hrs IST: OUT! Bipul Sharma departs! SRH need 13 off 4 balls to win
19:32 hrs IST: Swing and a miss! No run from the first ball. SRH 136/6
19:30 hrs IST: Sunrisers Hyderabad need 13 runs from the last over. SRH 136/6
19:27 hrs IST: It’s going down to the wire as Sunrisers Hyderabad need 19 runs from 9 balls to win.
19:25 hrs IST: Ben Stokes to bowl the penultimate over of the game.
19:23 hrs IST: OUT! Naman Ojha again tries to play the big shot, but the ball lands safely in the hands of Ben Stokes! SRH 127/6
19:21 hrs IST: This is getting close as SRH need 23 off 14 balls to win. SRH 126/5
19:20 hrs IST: SIX! The shot from Naman Ojha went high but was strong enough to cross the boundary. SRH 123/5
19:18 hrs IST: OUT! A huge wicket for Rising Pune Supergiant. Yuvraj Singh goes for a big one, but is caught in the deep by Rahul Tripathi on 47. SRH 118/5
19:16 hrs IST: Sunrisers Hyderabad need 32 runs to win from 18 balls.
19:13 hrs IST: A huge six for Yuvraj Singh over the mid-wicket boundary. SRH 115/4
19:09 hrs IST: Sunrisers Hyderabad need 41 runs to win from 24 balls. Game on!
19:06 hrs IST: A top edge from Yuvraj, but Manoj Tiwary misjudges the height completely! SRH need 46 runs to win from 29 balls.
19:03 hrs IST: Another lofted shot by Yuvraj Singh lands ahead of the fielder as he continues to live dangerously. SRH 99/4
19:00 hrs IST: OUT! Imran Tahir fools Moises Henriques with a googly and Sunrisers Hyderabad lose their fourth wicket! SRH 96/4
18:58 hrs IST: A solid punch by Yuvraj Singh and the ball flies over the head of the bowler for a six. SRH 94/3
18:54 hrs IST: Third wicket for Ben Stokes in the match as Rising Pune Supergiant are looking to make their way back into the match. SRH 83/3
18:53 hrs IST: OUT! Huge wicket for Rising Pune Supergiant as David Warner departs for 40. SRH 83/3
18:49 hrs IST: The David Warner show continues as he slams Dan Christian for a boundary. SRH 80/2
18:46 hrs IST: David Warner (34*) has looked uncomfortable in patches, but he has been the star for his team in this chase. SRH 76/2
18:43 hrs IST: A big heave from Yuvraj Singh but it goes for just one run. SRH need 75 runs to win from 60 balls.
18:39 hrs IST: After 9 overs, Sunrisers Hyderabad are 69 for the loss of 2 wickets.
18:35 hrs IST: A golden chance for Washington Sundar but he drops Yuvraj Singh on 6. SRH 63/2
18:32 hrs IST: David Warner is the first batsman to score 500+ runs in 4 successive IPL seasons. SRH 58/2
18:29 hrs IST: A huge six for David Warner! SRH 57/2
18:27 hrs IST: 7 overs gone. Sunrisers Hyderabad are 49/2 They need 100 off 78 balls to win.
18:23 hrs IST: Three boundaries in the over for David Warner. SRH 47/2
18:20 hrs IST: Unlucky for Washington Sundar as a straighter one misses the stumps! SRH 39/2
18:18 hrs IST: Yuvraj Singh is here and he starts proceedings with a boundary. SRH 33/2 after 5 overs.
18:16 hrs IST: OUT! Another wicket for Ben Stokes as Kane Williamson edges it to the wicket-keeper. SRH 29/2
18:14 hrs IST: A thick edge from Kane Williamson and the Kiwi skipper opens his account with a four. SRH 29/1
18:13 hrs IST: OUT! Ben Stokes strikes with the first ball of his spell as he castles Shikhar Dhawan for 19. SRH 25/1
18:12 hrs IST: A tidy over by Washington Sundar as he concedes just two runs in this over. SRH 25/0
18:09 hrs IST: 3 overs gone. Sunrisers Hyderabad are 23 for no loss.
18:06 hrs IST: Effortless stuff by Dhawan as he hits the first six of the boundary over mid-wicket. SRH 21/0
18:04 hrs IST: Two overs gone. Sunrisers Hyderabad are 14 for no loss.
18:00 hrs IST: Another four for Shikhar Dhawan as SRH makes a solid start to their chase. SRH 11/0
17:58 hrs IST: A good shot by Shikhar Dhawan and the ball rushes to the boundary! SRH 7/0
17:57 hrs IST: A quick run from the SRH openers. SRH 3/0
17:53 hrs IST: Shikhar Dhawan and David Warner are out in the middle and they will be starting the proceedings for Sunrisers Hyderabad. SRH 0/0
17:41 hrs IST: That’s all for Sunrisers Hyderabad. The hosts are 148/8 after 20 overs.
17:38 hrs IST: OUT! Fourth wicket for Siddharth Kaul as Shardul Thakur departs for a golden duck. RPS 147/8
17:37 hrs IST: OUT! MS Dhoni goes for another huge shot, but the ball takes his outside edge and Naman Ojha makes no mistake in completing the catch. RPS 147/7
17:36 hrs IST: Smart play by MS Dhoni (31*) as he gets another boundary. RPS 147/6
17:34 hrs IST: OUT! Sixth wicket goes for RPS as Manoj Tiwary is run out for 9. RPS 142/6
17:32 hrs IST: Another six for MS Dhoni! RPS 140/4
17:31 hrs IST: Stand and deliver! A brilliant shot from MS Dhoni and the ball travels 78 metres for a six! RPS 134/5
17:29 hrs IST: MS Dhoni finally gets the connection he wanted and it’s the first boundary of the match for him. RPS 127/5
17:27 hrs IST: Good bowling display by Rashid Khan as he conceded just seven runs in this over. RPS 123/4 after 18 overs.
17:24 hrs IST: Short and wide from Bhuvneshwar Kumar and it was dispatched by Manoj Tiwary to the boundary. RPS 116/5
17:22 hrs IST: A top edge from MS Dhoni, but the ball falls in a no-man’s land! RPS 111/5
17:18 hrs IST: OUT! Another wicket for Kaul as Dan Christian is caught for 4. RPS 105/5
17:16 hrs IST: Dan Christian is the new batsman for RPS and he opens his account with a boundary. RPS 105/4
17:13 hrs IST: OUT! Siddharth Kaul has provided a huge wicket for Sunrisers Hyderabad as Steve Smith offers a straightforward catch to his right. RPS 101/4
17:09 hrs IST: Stokes was lucky to avoid a dismissal on the last ball as the umpire did not see a clear edge. But, this time, there was not doubt as Stokes missed the ball completely and was castled! RPS 101/3
17:08 hrs IST: OUT! Rashid Khan gets the wicket for SRH as Ben Stokes is clean bowled for 39. RPS 99/3
17:06 hrs IST: It has been a good turnaround by Rising Pune Supergiant as they had a very bad start to the game.
17:02 hrs IST: First boundary of the match comes in the 13th over as Ben Stokes hits the ball through the third-man region! RPS 93/2
17:00 hrs IST: The average run rate in the last ten overs of the first innings at this venue is about 9.90 this season. So Rising Pune will need to score better than that to get to 160.
16:58 hrs IST: Third six of the match for Ben Stokes! RPS 83/2
16:55 hrs IST: Steve Smith (29*) and Ben Stokes (19*) have steadied the innings and they will be very important if RPS want to post a big total. RPS 74/2
16:53 hrs IST: 11 overs gone. Rising Pune Supergiant are 68 for two.
16:50 hrs IST: Ben Stokes skips down the field and hits Bipul Sharma for a huge six! RPS 64/2
16:49 hrs IST: 10 overs gone. Rising Pune Supergiant are 51 for the loss of 2 wickets.
16:44 hrs IST: Ben Stokes strikes at around 8.40 per over during the middle overs of a T20 innings. Rising Pune need a lift and Stokes could be the man to give them one between overs 6 and 15. RPS 50/2
16:41 hrs IST: Bipul Sharma is not giving any pace to the batsman and that has worked out quite well for the Indian spinner. RPS 48/2 after 9 overs.
16:37 hrs IST: Ben Stokes is the new batsman and he will surely be the key for RPS in this game. RPS 44/2
16:35 hrs IST: Rahane went for a slog sweep but was caught in the deep by Yuvraj Singh. RPS 40/2
16:32 hrs IST: OUT! Bipul Sharma gets the second breakthrough for SRH as Ajinkya Rahane is caught in the deep for 22. RPS 39/2
16:30 hrs IST: After 6 overs, Rising Pune Supergiant are 35 for the loss of one wicket.
16:27 hrs IST: SIX! Finally a show of intent as Ajinkya Rahane hits Moises Henriques over the long-on boundary. RPS 32/1
16:24 hrs IST: The performance of the SRH bowlers can be gauged from the fact that there has not been a single boundary in the game till now. RPS 26/1
16:21 hrs IST: Rashid Khan has been the find of the season for Sunrisers Hyderabad and his tidy bowling is just adding to the pressure when it comes to the RPS batters. RPS 23/1
16:20 hrs IST: 4 overs gone. Rising Pune Supergiant are 19/1
16:18 hrs IST: The hero turns into the villain! It was an easy chance for Bipul Sharma but he makes a mess of the catch and it is a huge lifeline for Steve Smith. RPS 15/1
16:16 hrs IST: After 3 overs, Rising Pune Supergiant are 12 for the loss of one wicket.
16:14 hrs IST: It has been a brilliant start by the SRH bowlers as the Rising Pune Supergiant batsmen have struggled to score runs against them till now. RPS 11/1
16:10 hrs IST: IT was a good piece of fielding from Bipul Sharma in short fine-leg as his direct hit gave Sunrisers Hyderabad the much-needed breakthrough. SRH 6/1 after 2 overs.
16:08 hrs IST: OUT! A wrong call by Rahul Tripathi and it turned out to be his downfall as he was run out for 1. SRH 6/1
16:05 hrs IST: Ashish Nehra to bowl the second over for Sunrisers Hyderabad. SRH 5/0
16:03 hrs IST: Good start by SRH as RPS are 3/0 after the first over.
16:02 hrs IST: Good start by Bhuvneshwar Kumar as he has already started to generate movement from the wicket. RPS 1/0
16:00 hrs IST: The match is underway!
15:59 hrs IST: Ajinkya Rahane and Rahul Tripathi to open the batting for Rising Pune Supergiant while Bhuvneshwar Kumar will be bowling the first over. RPS 0/0
15:58 hrs IST: A special wish for David Warner ahead of the game -
15:54 hrs IST: The conditions are quite overcast in Hyderabad and according to reports, there are chances of rain causing disruption in this game.
15:50 hrs IST: On the other hand, Steve Smith needs 15 runs to become the 13th Australian and 99th batsman overall to score 3000 runs in Twenty-20 cricket.
15:45 hrs IST: David Warner, who scored 489 runs at an average of 61.12 and a strike rate of 150.46, needs just 11 runs to become first batsman to score over 500 runs in this edition of IPL.
15:41 hrs IST: This is how Sunrisers Hyderabad will be lining up in this game - Warner, Dhawan, Williamson, Yuvi, Henriques, Ojha, Bipul, Bhuvi, Rashid, Kaul, Nehra .
15:38 hrs IST: A look at the Rising Pune Supergiant XI - A Rahane, R Tripathi, S Smith, M Tiwary, B Stokes, MS Dhoni, D Christian, W Sundar, S Thakur, I Tahir, J Unadkat.
15:35 hrs IST: Rising Pune Supergiant have gone with an unchanged side for this encounter.
15:32 hrs IST: Ashish Nehra and Bipul Sharma replace Mohammed Siraj and Deepak Hooda for the Sunrisers.
15:30 hrs IST: Sunrisers Hyderabad have won the toss and they will field first against Rising Pune Supergiant.
15:28 hrs IST: Rising Pune Supergiant lead 2-1 against Sunrisers Hyderabad when it comes to their head-to-head record.
15:25 hrs IST: It will be a crucial match in the tournament as both RPS and SRH can move closer to a play-off spot with a victory.
15:20 hrs IST: Welcome to the IPL 2017 encounter between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Rising Pune Supergiant!
SRH will bank on their home record of winning all the five matches so far, to set their house in order as the tournament progresses to its business end.
Sunrisers Hyderabad failed to defend their massive total of 185/3 against a young Delhi Daredevils side, who rode on a collective batting effort to hand SRH a six-wicket loss at the Feroz Shah Kotla on Tuesday. (RESULTS)
SRH will bank on a brisk start from skipper David Warner and Shikhar Dhawan before the middle order comprising New Zealand’s Kane Williamson, Yuvraj Singh and Moises Henriques takes on the RPS bowlers.
Rising Pune Supergiant, meanwhile, will aim to carry on their winning momentum.
Young opening batsman Rahul Tripathi, whose 52-ball 93, single-handedly took RPS to a four-wicket win against KKR on Wednesday, has emerged as the find of the tournament for the Pune side.