Shiraz takes Sunrisers Hyderabad team to play off position

Vastavam web: Sunrisers Hyderabad team defeated Gujarat lions in their Homeland and confirmed its play off​ berth. Gujarat, which saw its 10th defeat was eliminated from the tournament. On Saturday, it was only a one sided play. Gujarat went for batting and initially impressed by getting a good score of 110/0. Hyderabad team to get a place in playoff has to win the match. In the middle over, game turned. Gujarat openers Ishan Kishan (61,40 balls, 5 fours and 4 sixes), Dwayne Smith (54:33 balls, 7 fours and 2 sixes), played a thunderous game but in the 11th over Rashid Khan took Smith wicket as he was caught right in front of the wickets. Later in Siraj bowling Ishan Kishan and captain Raina(2)  became out in one over. Immediately after him in Rashid bowling Karthik (0), Finch (2) went to pavilion.Gujarat got collapsed, then once again Siraz showed his form and made For(8), Songwan(0), out in consecutive balls. In all, Siraj bowled 4 hours and gave 32 runs took 4 wickets without giving any extra run. For his bowling Gujarat made 154 runs in 19.2 overs. Hyderabad in chasing the set target of 155 runs showed an excellent performance. David Warner (69 not out, 52 balls,9fours), Vijay Shankar (63 not out, 44 balls, 9×4), got half centuries and with 8 wicket difference it won the match very easily. Siraj got man of the match award.