Welcome to the post match presentation news of match between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kolkata Knight Riders. SRH was looking to win to be in the playoffs and they did the same. RCB was disappointed themselves for not making the the playoffs. KKR was no way near to a win on the Hyderabad's home ground.
Kolkata Knight Riders won the toss and elected to bat first. It was not a good decision because they were not able to make that count as well. They were loosing wickets and not making runs. The run rate was about near to 6 rpo and it was no enough. Bisla made 15 and Gambhir 10. Kallis was able to score 24 runs but it was not good enough. He took 29 balls to make 24 in 20-20 match. Y Pathan was good again. He made 49 runs of 29 balls with 3 fours and 3 sixes. It was a good bowling performance by SRH when it needed most. D Steyn and A Mishra was economical again and others supported as well. KKR able to score just 130 runs.
Sunrisers Hyderabad was superb with the bowl and it was a time to go and bat and they did the same. S Dhawan and P Patel managed to do so. Both were awesome with their shots again. Dhawan was slow to pick up but when he did it was superbly done by him. He scored 42 runs of 35 balls. P Patel is always impressive with his shots and today too he proved himself. He scored 47 runs of 37 balls. Other batsmen came and give a winning touch to it and it was a nice win for them because they got a chance to appear in the playoffs and got the 4th spot with a superb win over KKR. They will play an Eliminator match against Rajasthan Royals on 22nd of May.