Chennai Super Kings beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by 4 runs in a high scoring thrilling match at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium in Hyderabad and registered their fourth win of this IPL season and Sunrisers Hyderabad suffered their second successive loss.
SRH asked CSK to bat first and CSK lost both the openers cheaply and at one stage they were 37/2 in 8 overs, but Ambati Rayudu's 79 runs off 37 balls and Suresh Raina's 54* off 43 balls helped CSK post a huge total of 182/3 in 20 overs.
In the chase, SRH also started poorly with the bat and lost three wickets in the powerplay, captain Kane Williamson 84 runs off 51 balls and Yusuf Pathan 45 runs off 27 balls brought SRH back in the game, but in the end team fell short of four runs.
All the stats and facts from the twentieth match of IPL 2018 between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Chennai Super Kings in Hyderabad -
3 - Kane Williamson has now scored 3 consecutive fifties and became the second player to score 3 consecutive 50+ scores in this IPL season after Chris Gayle.
Kane Williamson last 3 IPL innings -
84 (51) vs CSK at Hyderabad
54 (41) vs KXIP at Mohali
50 (44) vs KKR at Kolkata
5 - Chennai Super Kings's fifth win in seven matches over Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Indian Premier League.
33 - Suresh Raina scored his 33rd 50+ score of Indian Premier League.
Most 50+ scores in IPL -
David Warner - 39
Virat Kohli - 36
Gautam Gambhir - 36
Rohit Sharma - 34
Suresh Raina - 33
40.71 - Ambati Rayudu's batting average against SRH in the IPL - the best for him against a team in the IPL, he has scored 285 runs in 8 innings with 3 fifties against SRH
49 - Runs conceded by Rashid Khan in his four overs spell - back to back two most expensive spells for him in the Indian Premier League.
Most expensive spells for Rashid Khan in IPL -
4-0-55-1 vs KXIP at Mohali, 2018
4-0-49-1 vs CSK at Hyderabad, 2018
4-0-42-2 vs KXIP at Hyderabad, 2017
73 - Shikhar Dhawan missed his first match for SRH after playing 73 consecutive matches in the IPL , the last time he missed a match for SRH against KXIP in IPL 2013.
84 - Kane Williamson's 84 is the highest individual score for Sunrisers Hyderabad in a losing cause, the previous highest was 79* by Naman Ojha against KXIP at Hyderabad in IPL 2014.
100 - Karn Sharma completed 100 T20 wickets in the 115th game of T20 career.
151 - Number of sixes Yusuf Pathan hit in the IPL, he became the 8th player to hit 150 IPL sixes.