Abhishek Sharma: The 17th match of the 15th season of the Indian Premier League at the Dr. D.Y. Patil Stadium in Mumbai. Chennai Super Kings and Sunrisers Hyderabad played in between. In this match, Hyderabad won the toss and invited Super Kings to bat first.
After which Chennai Super Kings, batting first, gave a target of 155 runs to Hyderabad. Hyderabad completed the target given by Chennai with 8 wickets. Abhishek Sharma was instrumental in helping Sunrisers Hyderabad win the first win of IPL 2022, after which he was awarded the title of Man of the Match.
Abhishek Sharma leads Hyderabad to its first win of IPL 2022
Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Chennai Super Kings to win their first IPL 2022 win. Batting first after losing the toss, Chennai Super Kings did not start well at all. The team’s opener walked off the crease in the blink of an eye. After which Chennai set Sunrisers Hyderabad a target of 155 runs.
Chasing the given target, Sunrisers Hyderabad’s team started very well. Team captain Kane Williamson and young batsman Abhishek Sharma shared an 89-run partnership. Abhishek Sharma has played an important role in making Hyderabad taste the first victory. He has pushed the team to victory by playing an innings of 75 runs for the team.
I am very lucky-Abhishek Sharma
Abhishek Sharma has been awarded the Man of the Match award after Sunrisers Hyderabad won their first win of IPL 2022. After becoming the match of the match, Abhishek Sharma said in his statement in the match presentation that he is very happy to be a part of Sunrisers Hyderabad.
“It was a pressure game for the whole team and me as well as we didn’t do well in the first two games. I am very lucky to have found a team like SRH as they have supported a lot in this journey. I was just waiting for this kind of innings. It is a good start for me and I am looking forward to make more such innings. (Message from the dressing room) They wanted me to bat my natural game and just go with my specialty.”
“I wanted to play this kind of innings for my team. 100%, I am looking forward to my bowling. Whenever I get the situation, I am ready for it. I am working with Murali sir and Tom. Brian sir is now present with the bat. They have been very supportive, they are really taking care of me which is helping me a lot.”