Sunrisers Hyderabad registered only their third win of the season on Wednesday.© IPL
Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) registered only their third win this season after beating Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) by four runs in the clash of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday. SRH posted a total of 141/7 in their 20 overs, with Jason Roy scoring 44 and skipper Kane Williamson scoring 31 runs. Harshal Patel, who created a new record for most wickets by an Indian bowler in an IPL season. , ended with figures of 3/33. In response, SRH restricted RCB to 137/6, with pacer Umran Malik finishing with 1/21 and bowling the fastest delivery of the season.
IPL 2021 Points Table
Delhi Capitals remains on top with 20 points, followed by Chennai Super Kings in second (18). RCB are at the third position with 16 points.
Kolkata Knight Riders are fourth (12) and Mumbai Indians fifth (12). Punjab Kings (12) and Rajasthan Royals (12) are ranked sixth and seventh respectively. SRH are at the bottom with six points.
Each team has one game left to play.
KL Rahul continues to lead the Orange Cap race with 528 runs, followed by Ruturaj Gaikwad (521) at second and Shikhar Dhawan (501) at third.
Sanju Samson (483) is fourth and Faf du Plessis (470) is fifth.
Harshal Patel leads the Purple Cap race with 29 wickets, while Avesh Khan is second with 22 wickets.
Jasprit Bumrah is third with 19 wickets, Mohammed Shami is in third place with fourth (18) wickets.
Arshdeep Singh and Rashid Khan are both in fifth place with 16-16 wickets.
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