IPL 2022: Updated Points Table, Orange Cap and Purple Cap lists after SRH vs GT

Kane Williamson and Abhishek Sharma. (Photo Source: IPL/BCCI)

Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) managed to stop the winning run of Gujarat Titans (GT), after beating them by eight wickets in a group stage of match of Indian Premier League (IPL), played at Dr DY Patil Sports Academy Stadium, Mumbai. Chasing 163, SRH, on the back on skipper Kane Williamson’s knock, ensured that Hardik Pandya’s men are given a reality check in toughest cricketing league of the world.

SRH after winning the toss and opting to bowl first against GT, restricted the new entrants for 162/7 in their 20 overs. Pacers Bhuvneshwar Kumar and T Natarajan were the pick of the bowlers for the Orange Army, scalping two wickets each. Skipper Hardik Pandya was the top-scorer for GT, remaining unbeaten on 50 runs. As a result, SRH required 163 runs to win their second consecutive match.

Chasing 163, SRH cruised to victory against GT

SRH openers, Abhishek Sharma (42 off 32 balls) and skipper Kane Williamson (57 off 46 balls) gave a slow start to them in the first four overs. However, as soon as they got their eyes in, both batters went all guns blazing against GT bowlers.

Abhishek Sharma was scalped by former SRH bowler, Rashid Khan. However, that did not stop SRH captain to continue his business with the bat. He was joined by Rahul Tripathi (17 off 11 balls), before he got retired hurt. Even after the fall of Williamson, wicketkeeper-batter Nicholas Pooran (34 off 18 balls) ensured that SRH did not stutter in their chase. He along with South African batter Aiden Markram (12 off 8 balls), ensured that the Orange Army won their second match on the trot.

SRH, after winning today’s match, now have four points under their belt. Meanwhile, the Titans are on the fifth spot after losing their first match. Rajasthan Royals, Kolkata Knight Riders, Royal Challengers Bangalore and Lucknow Super Giants complete the top-four teams in the points table.

Here’s the updated points table after SRH vs GT match:

TEAM MATCHES WON LOST PTS NRR
Rajasthan

Royals

4 3 1 6 +0.951
Kolkata

Knight Riders

5 3 2 6 +0.446

Royal Challengers Bangalore

4 3 1 6 +0.294
Lucknow

Super Giants

5 3 2 6 +0.174
Gujarat

Titans

4 3 1 6 +0.097
Delhi

Capitals

4 2 2 4 +0.476
Punjab

Kings

4 2 2 4 +0.152

Sunrisers Hyderabad

4 2 2 4 -0.501
Mumbai

Indians

4 0 4 0 -1.181
Chennai

Super Kings

4 0 4 0 -1.211

For Orange Cap list, click here

For Purple Cap list, click here

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