With an emphatic 26-run victory over Kings XI Punjab, Sunrisers Hyderabad moved to the third spot in the IPL 10 points table. It was their 5th win this season, while KXIP suffered their 5th loss.
SRH posted 207/3 in 20 overs. Warner 51, Shikhar Dhawan 77 and Kane Williamson 54* were the top scorers. Glenn Maxwell took two wickets for KXIP.
Kings XI Punjab tried their best, but managed to score 181/9 in 20 overs. Shaun Marsh was the top scorer with 84. Ashish Nehra and Siddharth Kaul took three wickets each. Bhuvneshwar Kumar took two wickets.
Rashid Khan was adjudged ‘Player of the Match’ for his figure – 16/1 in 4 overs.