Sunrisers Hyderabad skipper David Warner connected Sunday said that Jonny Bairstow and Manish Pandey got SRH to a bully presumption with a coagulated 92-run basal for the 3rd wicket but Kolkata Knight Riders adapted truly good to marque a comeback and registry a 10-run triumph successful Chennai.
Manish Pandey's unbeaten 61 disconnected 44 deliveries went successful vain arsenic Kolkata Knight Riders defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad. Defending a people of 188 for victory, KKR restricted SRH to 177 for 5 successful 20 overs to triumph the lucifer and cod 2 important points from their run opener successful Chennai.
Warner acknowledged that Sunrisers Hyderabad would person liked to kick-start IPL 2021 with a win, but their bowlers did not execute the program well.
"I didn't deliberation determination were that galore runs connected this wicket. They adapted truly well, had a bully partnership. We failed to execute the archetypal shot of astir overs and past conceded a batch astatine the end. We mislaid aboriginal wickets, and Jonny and Manish got america successful a bully position, truthful we had our chances," SRH skipper David Warner said successful the post-match presumption ceremony.
"The dew made a difference. If the bowlers implicit pitched, it was casual to deed it, and with the tallness successful their team, and with the cross-seam, it stopped a small spot connected us. We would similar to person won the archetypal game, but we person 4 much games astatine this venue and hopefully, we volition get utilized to the quadrate and the dimensions of this ground," Warner added.