At the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday (September 29), Rashid claimed glorious figures of three for 14 from his stipulated quota of 4 overs as SRH, who made 162 for 4 after being put into bat, restricted DC to 147 for seven to register their win win of IPL 2020.

The Afghanistan worldwide’s spell included 13 dot balls and he conceded only a solitary boundary, in addition to claiming three essential top-order wickets.

Rashid, Bairstow shine as Sunrisers safe first win of season

Explaining if he felt strain when issues don’t go his method, the 22-year-old mentioned, “I don’t put pressure on myself that I’ve to create an impact. I just keep myself calm and composed and focus on what I can do. I just go out there and do the basics right and enjoy the game.”

Rashid, who was later adjudged man of the match, was candid whereas admitting that he misses his mother and father who handed away within the final yr and a half.

“Tough one and a half years for me, first my dad expired and then my mom three-fours months ago. And it took a bit of time for me to come back. My mom was my biggest fan, especially in the IPL and when I was the MoM, she would always talk to me through the night.”

IPL 2020: Miss my mom, she was my greatest fan, says Sunrisers Hyderabad’s Rashid Khan

Introduced within the eighth over, Rashid received into the act straightaway, dismissing DC skipper Shreyas Iyer along with his second ball after which returned to take away swashbuckling left-handed opener Shikhar Dhawan with a flawed’un within the 12th over.

However, the leg-spinner could not have dismissed opener Dhawan had it not been for wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow’s alertness.


The England worldwide was the one one to strongly enchantment for a catch behind and whereas initially given not out on the sphere, the unique choice needed to be overturned following a overview.

He later removed the danegrous wanting wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant to place his staff on the right track to victory.

SRH subsequent tackle Chennai Super Kings on Friday (October 2) in Dubai whereas DC will lock horns with Kolkata Knight Riders in Sharjah a day later.

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