David Warner © IANS
David Warner © IANS

Sunrisers Hyderabad were 49 for one after five overs in their Indian Premier League (IPL) 2015 match against Rajasthan Royals at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai on Thursday. LIVE CRICKET BLOG: RR vs SRH IPL 2015 Match 41

Deepak Hooda was asked to bowl the first over and Sunrisers did well to score 12 runs off the part-time spinner who did not get any turn with the new ball. While Shikhar Dhawan struck one through covers, David Warner got two, with the final one being hit past point. LIVE CRICKET SCORES: RR vs SRH IPL 2015 Match 41 at Mumbai

Warner fell on the third ball of the fifth over after scoring 24 off 18 balls, studded with five boundaries. At the crease were Shikhar Dhawan on 15 not out and Moises Henriques.

The second over from Chris Morris got Sunrisers yet another four when the first ball was sprayed on the leg side and it went for four, via leg byes. Dhawal Kulkarni was called up for the third over, but Warner slapped the second delivery for four, and then Dhawan ended the over with another lovely cover drive.

Earlier, Rajasthan Royals captain Shane Watson won the toss and elected to field. Rajasthan brought in Chris Morris and Pravin Tambe in place of Tim Southee and Rajat Bhatia. On the other hand, Sunrisers Hyderabad brought in Ishant Sharma for Bipul Sharma and Ravi Bopara for Dale Steyn.