Indian Premier League 2018 match 16th between Kings XI Punjab and Sunrisers Hyderabad result Kings XI Punjab beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by 15 runs. Chris Gayle bags the first century of the season at Mohali. SRH loose their first match this season against KXIP. Have a look at KXIP vs SRH 16th Match IPL 2018 highlights here.
KXIP vs SRH 16th Match IPL 2018 Highlights
IPL 2018 Match 16 Analysis : KXIP vs SRH, 16th Match
Toss : Kings XI Punjab won the toss and opted to bat
Man of the Match : Chris Gayle
Match Number : 16
|Match||Date||KXIP Inns||SRH Inns||Result||MoM|
|KXIP vs SRH||Thursday, April 19, 2018||193-3(20)||178-4(20)||Kings XI Punjab won by 15 runs||Chris Gayle|
That’s why he is called Universe Boss, watching him batting is like you are watching highlights. Coming to the match as expected again Chris Gayle did some power hitting against best bowling line up of Sunrisers Hyderabad. Chris Gayle hit 4 sixes against Rashid Khan in a over, we don’t see that each day against Afghan leg spinner Rashid Khan. He brings up his 50 runs in 40 balls and next 50 runs in 18 balls only to reach the first century of the ipl season in 58 balls. Chris Gayle inning featured 11 sixes and only 1 four.
In the chase SRH batsment couldn’t build early partnerships as Saha got out early and Shikhar Dhawan got injured(retired hurt). Sunrisers Hyderabad captain played sensible inning of 54 runs with Manish Pandey who also scored 57 runs. But it was not enough as KXIP beat SRH by 15 runs at Mohali.
KXIP Inns : Chris Gayle – 104(63), Karun Nair – 31(21), Bhuvneshwar Kumar 4-25-1, Siddarth Kaul – 4-33-1
SRH Inns : Kane Williamson – 54(41), Manish Pandey – 57(42), Mohit Sharma – 4-51-2, Andrew Tye – 4-23-2
See the latest change in the points table of IPL 2018.