Today’s match in the IPL was literally Super Sunday. The match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunrisers Hyderabad went into a super over. Both the teams scored 163 runs in 20 overs. Hyderabad then scored just two runs in the super over. So KKR needed 3 runs to win. Dinesh Karthik and skipper Eoin Morgan from Kolkata won the Super Over.
Sunrisers Hyderabad skipper David Warner has set a new record in today’s match. Because in setting this record, Warner has seen both Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma lag behind.
In the match against KKR, Warner has completed 5,000 runs in the IPL. He is the first foreign player to score 5,000 runs in the IPL so far. But at the same time, Warner has overtaken Kohli and Rohit in scoring 5,000 runs.
Warner has scored 5,000 runs in 135 matches. Warner is credited with the fastest 5,000 runs in the IPL so far. Because when Virat completed 5,000 runs, he had 157 matches to his name. Besides, when Rohit scored 5,000 runs, he had 187 matches to his name. So Warner holds the record for the fastest 5,000 runs in the IPL.