Dubai: Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Chennai Super Kings by seven runs in their IPL match here today. Youngsters Priyam Garg and Abhishek Sharma lifted Hyderabad to 164/5. Their top guns not contributing much, Garg (51 not out) and Abhishek (31) raised a 77-run stand for the fifth wicket as SRH collected 53 runs in the last four overs. SRH then restricted Chennai to 157/5. Ravindra Jadeja scored 50 off 35, while captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni scored 47 off 36.
Brief scores: SRH: 164/5 (Garg 51*, Sharma 31; Chahar 2/31); CSK: 157/5 (Jadeja 50, Dhoni 47*; Natarajan 2/43)
Dhoni today became the most-capped player in IPL with his 194th appearance, surpassing Suresh Raina. Dhoni is into his 11th season with CSK. He played two seasons for Rising Pune Supergiants. PTI
Faf du Plessis took a brilliant catch to dismiss David Warner. Du Plessis jumped high to catch the ball just inside the boundary. He lost his balance, but before he went over the boundary, the South African threw the ball up into the air before returning into the field to complete the catch. PTI