Royal Challengers Bangalore were beaten by the Sun Risers Hyderabad on Sunday night after a Super Over finish. Sun Risers’ youngsters helped their team level with RCB’s 130 run total to bring up the 2013 Pepsi IPL's first tied game before their imported pros sealed the game in the Super Over.
Sun Risers Hyderabad vs Royal Challengers Bangalore 8PM
Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad
The erstwhile Deccan Chargers bowed out of IPL 5 as party poopers, derailing the campaigns of Kings XI Punjab and Royal Challengers Bangalore on their way out. Their replacements the Sun Risers Hyderabad began IPL 6 with a victory in a similar mould.
He has lead the team on previous occasions when Daniel Vettori was injured. Ahead of his first season as full time skipper, Kohli was more involved, sharing ideas on the kind of players RCB should target at the 2013 IPL player auction.
On the eve of their first match, against Mumbai Indians on their home ground, Kohli answered a few questions.
Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja ran rings around the Australian batsmen on Tuesday morning to lead India to a win by an innings and 135 runs on Day 4 of the second Test at Hyderabad. The win puts India 2-0 up in the 4 match Border-Gavaskar Series.
Michael Clarke made 91 to rescue Australia from a collapse before springing a surprise declaration to end their innings on 237/9d on Day 1 at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad on Saturday.
Moises Henriques became the first Australian since Bruce Laird in 1979/80 to score two fifties on Test debut, hitting 75* on Day 4 of the first Test at Chennai to help Australia avoid an innings defeat.
Homeboy R Ashwin took 6/88 but Michael Clarke and debutant Moises Henriques put Australia on top with a 151 run partnership for the 6th wicket on Day 1 of the Chennai Test on Friday. Australia finished the day on 316/7 with Clarke unbeaten on 103.
Royal Challengers Bangalore went all out on pace at the IPL 2013 auction in Chennai on Sunday, buying RP Singh, Jaydev Unadkat, Pankaj Singh, West Indians Ravi Rampaul and Chris Barnwell and Australian all rounders Moises Henriques and Dan Christian.