Sunrisers Hyderabad defeated Rajasthan Royals by 7 wickets in the 40th match of the 14th season of the Indian Premier League. In this match played at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad achieved the target of 165 runs from Rajasthan, losing three wickets with nine balls to spare. Jason Roy, playing his first match for Hyderabad, played the highest innings of 60 runs. Apart from him, captain Kane Williamson scored an unbeaten 51 and Abhishek Sharma scored an unbeaten 21. At the same time, Wriddhiman Saha contributed 18 runs. Mustafizur Rahman, Mahipal Lomror and Chekan Sakariya took one success each for Rajasthan. Rajasthan have suffered a setback in the points table after the loss to Hyderabad. After the completion of 40 matches in IPL 2021, let us know which team is standing in which place.
Check here the latest point table of IPL 2021
|Team||match game||live||losers||Tie||no result||run rate||Points|
|Chennai Super Kings||10||8||2||0||0||+1.069||16|
|Royal Challengers Bangalore||10||6||4||0||0||-0.359||12|
|Kolkata Knight Riders||10||4||6||0||0||+0.322||8|
After the defeat against Hyderabad, the road to the playoffs has become very difficult for Rajasthan. Rajasthan has suffered its sixth defeat in 10 matches. The team has 8 points in its account and is at number six. If Rajasthan had won this match, then it would have had a chance to reach the top-5, but after this defeat, the team remains at number six. At the same time, Hyderabad has nothing left to lose as the team is almost out of the race for the playoffs. However, after this victory, Hyderabad has definitely made the road ahead for Rajasthan difficult.
Chennai Super Kings are on top with 16 points from 10 matches with eight wins. Delhi Capitals also have so many points from the same number of matches. But due to better net run rate, Chennai’s team is on top ahead of Delhi. Royal Challengers Bangalore team is at number three with 12 points from 10 matches with six wins. Kolkata Knight Riders are fourth with eight points from 10 matches with four wins and Punjab Kings at number five. The condition of the current champion Mumbai Indians is very bad and the team is at number seven.