SRH vs CSK: Superman Sandeep gets full marks for stunning show

By: Sports Desk |

October 13, 2020 10:08:44 pm

Sandeep Sharma of Sunrisers Hyderabad fielding throughout match between the Sunrisers Hyderabad and the Chennai Super Kings in Dubai. (BCCI/IPL)

Sandeep Sharma was the standout bowler for Sunrisers Hyderabad in opposition to Chennai Super Kings in Dubai on Tuesday. In his four-over spell, Sharma returned with figures of two/19 which included the vital wickets of Sam Curran and Faf du Plessis.

Right from the primary over, the right-arm medium pacer was on the money and correct with the brand new ball giving nothing away.

He drew first blood for the Sunrisers, eradicating du Plessis in the beginning of the third over with a ball that sneaked in.

Sam Curran, who was despatched up the order, raced to 31 off 21-balls however his keep on the crease was delivered to an finish by Sharma, who went across the wicket to bowl an excellent size supply angled into the leg stump.

But what was equally spectacular was his dedication and energy when he got here again for his last spell within the seventeenth over of CSK’s innings.

Sharma bowled a supply to CSK skipper MS Dhoni which pitched on the short-length and didn’t come on to the bat. Dhoni, who tried to work it throughout the road, managed to get a vanguard which was fairly large of Sandeep.
But the right-armer dived full-length to his left, in supermanseque type and virtually pulled off one of many best catches of all time however sadly the ball simply didn’t stick.

As he landed a bit awkwardly within the course of and he misplaced management of the ball and damage his left rib-cage.

Meanwhile, with Sharma accounting for each openers within the Powerplay, Watson and Rayudu stitched a helpful 81-run partnership. The duo initially stored the rating board ticking with occasional boundaries on a dry however weary floor however upped the ante within the fifteenth over, hitting Rashid Khan for a six every.

However, Hyderabad did properly to limit Chennai Super Kings to 167/6.

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