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In Pics: Sunrisers Hyderabad Clinch Their Maiden IPL Title

Cricketnext Staff | Updated: May 30, 2016, 12:34 PM IST
Owned by Kalanithi Maran of the Chennai-based Sun television network, Sunrisers replaced Deccan Chargers, whose franchise was terminated by IPL in 2012. (Photo Credit: BCCI)
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Owned by Kalanithi Maran of the Chennai-based Sun television network, Sunrisers replaced Deccan Chargers, whose franchise was terminated by IPL in 2012. (Photo Credit: BCCI)

Yuvraj Singh dances in joy after Sunrisers Hyderbad lift their IPL Trophy. (Photo Credit: BCCI)
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Yuvraj Singh dances in joy after Sunrisers Hyderbad lift their IPL Trophy. (Photo Credit: BCCI)

Meanwhile, Sunrisers coach Tom Moody lauded Warner for his
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Meanwhile, Sunrisers coach Tom Moody lauded Warner for his

Interestingly, David Warner is the third Australian to lift the IPL trophy after Shane Warne and Adam Gilchrist. (Photo Credit: BCCI)
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Interestingly, David Warner is the third Australian to lift the IPL trophy after Shane Warne and Adam Gilchrist. (Photo Credit: BCCI)

Sunrisers Hyderabad kept their nerves to beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 8 runs to lift their maiden IPL title on Sunday at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru.
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Sunrisers Hyderabad kept their nerves to beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 8 runs to lift their maiden IPL title on Sunday at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru.

Gayle's blistering knock had put RCB in a commanding position but Hyderabad fought back brilliantly. (BCCI)
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Gayle's blistering knock had put RCB in a commanding position but Hyderabad fought back brilliantly. (BCCI)

Hyderabad skipper David Warner scored a blistering 38-ball 69 to give his team a flying start. (BCCI)
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Hyderabad skipper David Warner scored a blistering 38-ball 69 to give his team a flying start. (BCCI)

Shikhar Dhawan made 28 runs before falling to Yuzvendra Chahal. (BCCI)
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Shikhar Dhawan made 28 runs before falling to Yuzvendra Chahal. (BCCI)

RCB cheerleaders posing with IPL 2016 trophy before the start of the final. (BCCI)
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RCB cheerleaders posing with IPL 2016 trophy before the start of the final. (BCCI)

Chris Jordan was the pick of the bowlers with three wickets but he gave away 45 runs in 4 overs. (BCCI)
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Chris Jordan was the pick of the bowlers with three wickets but he gave away 45 runs in 4 overs. (BCCI)

Yuvraj Singh made a quick-fire 38 and had a crucial stand with Warner to put Hyderabad on top. (BCCI)
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Yuvraj Singh made a quick-fire 38 and had a crucial stand with Warner to put Hyderabad on top. (BCCI)

Chahal picked up just one wicket in his quota of four overs. (BCCI)
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Chahal picked up just one wicket in his quota of four overs. (BCCI)

Ben Cutting scored a 15-ball 39 to power his team to a massive total of 208/7. (BCCI)
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Ben Cutting scored a 15-ball 39 to power his team to a massive total of 208/7. (BCCI)

Chris Gayle scored 76 from 38 balls to give Bangalore a flying start in a big chase. (BCCI)
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Chris Gayle scored 76 from 38 balls to give Bangalore a flying start in a big chase. (BCCI)

RCB skipper Virat Kohli made 54 runs but failed to complete his 1, 000 runs in the season. (BCCI)
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RCB skipper Virat Kohli made 54 runs but failed to complete his 1, 000 runs in the season. (BCCI)

Gayle had a 114-run opening stand with Kohli and at one stage RCB were in complete control of the match. (BCCI)
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Gayle had a 114-run opening stand with Kohli and at one stage RCB were in complete control of the match. (BCCI)

Sunrisers Hyderabad made a stunning comeback with quick wickets and restricted Bangalore to 200/7 in 20 overs. (BCCI)
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Sunrisers Hyderabad made a stunning comeback with quick wickets and restricted Bangalore to 200/7 in 20 overs. (BCCI)

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RankTeamPointsRating
1 India 4493 125
2 South Africa 3395 110
3 England 4497 105
4 New Zealand 3114 97
5 Australia 3294 97
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