Punjab Kings and Sunrisers Hyderabad met each other at the Dubai International Stadium in Dubai. KL Rahuls' Punjab Kings went on to win the match despite notching up a paltry total of 125 runs. With this, Punjab Kings stayed in the hunt for play-offs. Technically, Kane Williamson's team only had to blame themselves for the loss. In this article, we shall have a look at the stat highlights of the game but let's have a look at how the match panned out to be for the teams. IPL 2021 Points Table Updated: PBKS Remain in Hunt for Play-Offs After Win Against SRH.
After winning the toss, Kane Williamson's men chose to bat first. Aiden Markram was the one who contributed the highest with the bat. Markam scored 27 runs and ended 20 overs on a score of 125 runs. Coming to SRH, David Warners' horrific stint with the bat continued and he got out on the score of 2 runs. Wriddhiman Saha, Kane Williamson, Manish Pandey, Kedar Jadhav and Abdul Samad couldn't contribute enough. Jason Holder did try his level best to score runs but that wasn't enough to take them across the finishing line. Now, let's have a look at the stat highlights of the game.
#SRH registered the lowest score in power-play in IPL as they scored 20 runs.
#PBKS registered the lowest total batting first in IPL 2021 as they scored 125 runs.
#This is also the second time that PBKS defended the lowest targets.
#Jason Holder has now scored 118 runs in IPL.
Jason Holder was adjudged as the Man of the Match for his all-around show with the bat and ball. With this, Punjab Kings are now placed on number five of the IPL 2021 points table.