Dubai:Unbeaten knocks from Riyan Parag (42*) and Rahul Tewatia (45*) guided Rajasthan Royals to a five wicket win over Sunrisers Hyderabad in the 26th match of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020.
Batting first, Sunrisers Hyderabad posted a total of 158/4 in 20 overs courtesy fighting knocks by Manish Pandey ( 54 off 44) and captain David Warner (48 off 38). Kane Williamson remained unbeaten on 22.
In reply, RR scored 163/5 after 19.5 overs, winning the match by 5 wickets with just a ball to spare at the Dubai International Stadium on Sunday.
SRH bowlers, Rashid Khan and Mohammed Khaleel, picked up two wicket apiece but failed to restrict Riyan and Tewatia from chasing down the target in death overs.
With this win, RR ended their four-match losing streak and are now at 6th spot in the points table.(UNI)