David Warner said that he along with opener Wriddhiman Saha decided to attack Kagiso Rabada and Anrich Nortje upfront and that move paid dividends as Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Delhi Capitals by 88 runs to stay alive in IPL 2020.
Asked to bat first, Warner and Saha gave SRH a blazing start with both openers scoring match-winning fifties. Riding on the fine start, Sunrisers posted a mammoth 219/2 and then came back strongly with the ball to bowl out Delhi for 131.
SRH vs DC IPL 2020 Highlights
Warner made a 34-ball 66, while Saha nearly missed a century as he crafted a 45-ball 87.
“The game before, we were disappointed with that chase. We defended last game, and with two world-class bowlers in Nortje and Rabada we decided to go after it. I went a little 2009 and opened my front leg to take it on. I took a bit of responsibility at the top of the order, and take it to the bowlers. It’s…