Royal Challengers Bangalore to take on Sunrisers Hyderabad in Abu Dhabi
In Indian Premier League cricket, Royal Challengers Bangalore will take on Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Eliminator match to be played in Abu Dhabi this evening.
The winner of the Eliminator will meet Delhi Capitals in the second qualifier scheduled to be played at the same venue on Sunday.
Earlier, defending champions Mumbai Indians reached finals after thrashing Delhi Capitals by 57 runs in the first Qualifier in Dubai last night. Sent into bat first, Mumbai Indians made a massive total of 200 for five in 20 overs riding on Ishan Kishan’s 55 off 30, Suryakumar Yadav’s 51 off 38 and Hardik Pandya’s quick 37 runs in just 14 balls. For Delhi, Ravichandran Ashwin scalped three wickets.
In reply, Delhi finished on 143 for 8 in the alloted 20 overs with the help of Marcus Stoinis 65 off 46. For Mumbai, Jasprit Bumrah scalped four wickets for 14 while Trent Boult took two for nine runs.