The Sunrisers Hyderabad made to sure to keep their Indian Premier League season alive on Wednesday when they beat the Kolkata Knight Riders by 22 runs to advance to the second Eliminator.
All indications are that this deck is tough to bat on, especially against pace and the new ball, but a batsman with enough patience can do well.
A superb rescue act from batsman AB de Villiers catapulted the Royal Challengers Bangalore into Sunday's Indian Premier League final, after a remarkable four-wicket victory over the Gujarat Lions at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium on Tuesday.
Virat Kohli once again proved the Royal Challengers Bangalore's saviour as his half century led them to a six-wicket win over the Delhi Daredevils on Sunday, knocking them out of the IPL.
The Kolkata Knight Riders secured their place in the IPL play offs by beating the Sunrisers Hyderabad by 22 runs on Sunday, with Sunil Narine proving pivotal with the ball during the chase.