SRH got their 3rd win IPL 2021 by defeating RCB by a margin of 4 runs. Initially, SRH managed to post a total of 141/7 with the help of Jason Roy and Kane Williamson's crucial 70 run partnership. Dan Christian ended up picking 2 crucial wickets of Priyam Garg and Jason Roy in the same over while purple cap holder Harshal Patel ended up picking 3 wickets in that game which shifted momentum towards RCB in the end.
SRH's 4 fast bowlers ensured RCB batsmen didn't get any easy runs with their tight bowling attack and only Maxwell batted fluently. Bhuvneshwar Kumar took the wicket of Bangalore skipper Kohli in the 1st over itself while Dan Christian was once again dismissed for a low score of 1. Padikkal was struggling with the bat and ended up scoring 41 runs off 52 balls, while AB de Villiers was sent lower down the order which meant he didn't have too many balls to play in the end.
Numbers and Stats from RCB vs SRH game:
4 - SRH have defeated RCB by a narrow margin of 4 runs in the game.
Lowest margin of win (By runs) for SRH in IPL:
4 runs vs DC in Dubai (2014)
4 runs vs RPS in Vizag (2016)
4 runs vs RCB in Abu Dhabi (2021)
5 - Kane Williamson won MoM award for the 5th time in IPL. Notably, his last 3 MoM awards in IPL came against RCB and he has a batting average of 58.5 vs RCB.
Most MoM awards for SRH in IPL:
David Warner - 12
Rashid Khan - 8
Kane Williamson / Bhuvneshwar Kumar - 5
Jonny Bairstow / Amit Mishra - 4
152.95 - Umran Malik bowled the fastest delivery of IPL 2021 season.
29 - Harshal Patel now has 29 wickets in IPL 2021.
Most wickets in a single IPL season:
Dwayne Bravo - 32 in 2013
Kagiso Rabada - 30 in 2020
Harshal Patel - 29 in 2021
1 - Daniel Christian got out for a score of 1 run yesterday for the 4th time IPL 2021. He has a batting average of 1 in this IPL season and his highest score in IPL 2021 also is 1.
25 - AB de Villiers completed 250 sixes in IPL overall. He has smashed 25 sixes against SRH alone in IPL.