IPL 2022: Sunrisers Hyderabad register first points of the season with win over Chennai Super Kings

Written By: Wion Web Desk | Updated: Apr 09, 2022, 08:00 PM IST

Sunrisers Hyderabad defeated Chennai Super Kings for their maiden win in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 with Abhishek Sharma scoring a brilliant half century to guide them to victory.

Chennai Super Kings | Photo: IPL |

Chennai Super Kings did not start well as Robin Uthappa and Ruturaj Gaikwad both failed to score big against Sunrisers Hyderabad.


Natarajan | Photo: IPL |

T Natarajan and Washington Sundar took two wickets each as Chennai Super Kings struggled to score runs and kept losing wickets at regular intervals.


Moeen Ali | Photo: IPL |

Moeen Ali was the top scorer for Chennai Super Kings with 48 off 35 balls as Chennai Super Kings managed to reach 154/7 in 20 overs.


Abhishek Sharma | Photo: IPL |

Abhishek Sharma scored a brilliant half century and 30-plus scores from Kane Williamson and Rahul Tripathi was enough to guide Sunrisers Hyderabad to victory.


Sunrisers Hyderabad | Photo: IPL |

This was the first win of the tournament for Sunrisers Hyderabad while Chennai Super Kings extended their losing run to four matches.