Australia batsman David Warner scored 85 in his Indian Head Association rebound, however couldn’t avert Sunrisers Hyderabad losing their opening match against Kolkata Knight Riders.
The previous Australia bad habit skipper scored 85 off 53 balls to guide Sunrisers to an aggregate of 181-3.
He put on 118 for the main wicket with Britain’s Jonny Bairstow.
Be that as it may, Andre Russell’s dazzling 49 off 19 balls drove the hosts to triumph.
Nitish Rana scored 68 at the highest point of the request for Kolkata, who lost to Sunrisers in the last eliminator – and along these lines passed up a spot in the last – a year ago.
Warner did not play in the 2018 release of the 20-over establishment competition after coordinators banned him as far as concerns him in a ball-altering embarrassment.
His one-year restriction from universal cricket closes in the not so distant future and the 32-year-old opener is relied upon to make Australia’s Reality Container squad and play in this present summer’s Cinders arrangement in Britain.
Amid his boycott, he has additionally played T20 establishment cricket in Canada, Bangladesh and the Caribbean, and grade cricket in Australia.
In Sunday’s later diversion, Delhi Capitals beat Mumbai Indians by 37 runs, making 213-6 on account of India wicketkeeper Rishabh Gasp’s unbeaten 78 from 27 balls.
Mumbai could just gather 176-9 in the answer as the Capitals won their first diversion since changing their name from Delhi Thrill seekers in December.