Kolkata Knight Riders defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad in a super over in the 35th match of IPL 2020 played at Sheikh Zayed Stadium here on Sunday. Hyderabad scored two for two in the Super Opar, which Kolkata scored with two balls to spare.
Earlier, Kolkata lost the toss, batting first and scored 163 runs for five wickets and then restricted Hyderabad to 163 runs for six wickets and reached the match in the Super Over.
Even though Hyderabad lost this match, the team captain David Warner 5000 Runs took many big records in this match.
Warner scored an unbeaten 47-run knock in 33 balls with the help of 5 fours. He completed his 5000 runs in the IPL as soon as he completed his tenth run during this innings. With this, he became the first foreign cricketer to score 5000 runs in IPL. Before him, Virat Kohli, Suresh Raina and Rohit Sharma did this feat.
Fastest 5000 runs
Warner (5037 runs) has also made a record of making the Fastest 5000 Runs in IPL. He has achieved this position in 135 innings. In this case, he broke the record of Virat Kohli, who had completed 5000 IPL runs in 157th innings.
Let us know that Warner is one of the most successful batsmen in IPL history. He is the only player to score 50 or more runs in this tournament 50 times.