IPL: 1st Super Over of the season as SRH tie score (Ld)

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Kane Williamson was unbeaten on 66 while debutant Jagadeesha Suchith smashed 15 runs in six balls as the SunRisers Hyderabad tied scores with Delhi Capitals at the M.A.Chidambaram Stadium here on Sunday to force the first Super Over of the 2021 IPL season.

Suchith hit the first ball he faced for four after Avesh Khan, Axar Patel and Amit Mishra put the breaks on the SRH chase. With SRH needing 12 to win off the last over, Williamson hit a four while Suchith hit a six off Rabada to get them to within four runs of their target of 160.

The batsmen ran three singles off the next three balls to finish the SRH innings on 159/7. Earlier, Prithvi Shaw’s (53) half century helped Delhi Capitals score 159/4.

Brief scores: Delhi Capitals 159/4 in 20 overs (Prithvi Shaw 53, Rishabh Pant 37; Siddharth Kaul 2/31) vs SunRisers Hyderabad 159/7 in 20 overs (Kane Williamson 66 not out, Jonny Bairstow 38; Avesh Khan 3/34)

–IANS

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