Abdul Samad hit a six off the final delivery to pull off a four-wicket win for Sunrisers Hyderabad against Rajasthan Royals on Sunday.
Sunrisers Hyderabad rose to the ninth place in the standings, ahead of Delhi Capitals on net run rate. The Royals remained in the fourth place with 10 points but are now winless in their last three games.
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Earlier in the day, Gujarat Titans consolidated its top position in the IPL 2023 points table after beating Lucknow Super Giants by 56 runs at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad on Sunday.
With 16 points in 11 matches, Titans now have one foot in the playoffs. Meanwhile, Super Giants are now winless in the last three games and in the fourth spot in the standings.
Here is the updated points table after the RR vs SRH match:
|2||Chennai Super Kings||11||6||4||13||+0.409|
|3||Lucknow Super Giants||11||5||5||11||+0.294|
|5||Royal Challengers Bangalore||10||5||5||10||-0.209|
|8||Kolkata Knight Riders||10||4||6||8||-0.103|
(Updated till the RR vs SRH match on May 7)
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