SRH opening pair David Warner and Jonny Bairstow made the 3rd consecutive 100+ partnership for their team in today’s match. In first match of IPL 2019 they made 118 runs against KKR in 12.5 overs. In second match they made 110 runs against RR in 9.4 overs. Now, in the third match they have made 185 runs partnership against RCB in just 16.2 overs.
David Warner continued his outstanding performance in his 3rd match of IPL and scored a century in just 54 balls. He has performed fabulously in all matches of IPL 2019. In first match he scored 85 runs in 53 balls and in second match he has scored 69 runs in just 37 balls.
His opening partner Jonny Bairstow also scored a century. It was his first hundred in IPL. He scored 114 runs in just 56 balls which included 12 fours and 7 sixes. It was only second time that any 2 players have scored centuries in same inning of IPL. Before it only the combination of Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers has achieved this feat.
SRH has set a target of 232 runs for RCB. Here are some of the reactions on social media after the fabulous performance of david warner and jonny bairstow:-
— Baljit (@baljit346) March 31, 2019
David unstoppable Warner ✊
Yusuf Pathan also deserves a late credit but Warner was playing another format today.#IPL2019
— The Dreamer ✌ (@CzanB) March 31, 2019
Highest opening p'ship in IPL:
185 D Warner – J Bairstow SRH v RCB, Hyderabad, 2019
184*G Gambhir – C Lynn KKR v GL, Rajkot, 2017
167 C Gayle – T Dilshan RCB v PWI, Bengaluru, 2013
163*S Tendulkar – D Smith v RR, Jaipur, 2012#SRHvRCB #IPL2019
— #IPL2019 #IPL2019 IPL 2019 #IPL2019 IPL 2019 #IPL (@IPL2019_12) March 31, 2019
AB de Villiers and Virat Kohli were involved the last time two 100s in the same innings of an IPL game.
— Suneer (@suneerchowdhary) March 31, 2019
— ABHISHEK PANDEY (@anupandey29) March 31, 2019
#IPL2019 #RCBvSRH #RCBvsSRH #SRHvRCB #SRHvsRCB #AskStar
This IPL season we could have 11 more opportunities to get 30% extra additional cash back on @ZomatoIN. Always order on @RCBTweets match days and predict the oppostion's win !
— SRB (@iamsrbekal) March 31, 2019
Jonny Bairstow and David Warner must be one of the best opening pairs I've ever seen in #IPL history, and I'm not just saying it because they've done well over a span of 3 matches.#SRHvRCB #IPL2019 @SunRisers
— Umang Mohnot (@umangmohnot) March 31, 2019
— Karthik (@onenonlykarthik) March 31, 2019