After opting to bat, Hyderabad posted 197 for six in their 20 overs and in their response Delhi finished on 188 for six in their 20 overs.
Earlier, Abhishek Sharma held the innings together as an opener. He shared crucial stands with Mayank Agarwal, Rahul Tripathi and skipper Aiden Markram. However, after a 39 run third wicket stand between Markram and Sharma the innings suffered a collapse. Hyderabad slipped from 83 for two to 83 for four. Sharma carried on as he finished on 67 off 36 balls with 12 boundaries and a six. Then towards the end, Hyderabad's score swelled thanks to a 53 run sixth wicket stand between Heinrich Klaasen and Abdul Samad. Klaasen finished unbeaten on 53 off 27 balls with two boundaries and four sixes. Hyderabad finished on 197 for six in their 20 overs. For Delhi the best bowler was Mitchell Marsh (4-27).
In their response Delhi's innings was well served by a 112 run stand between Phil Salt and Marsh. Salt finished on 59 off 35 balls with nine boundaries. Marsh made 63 off 39 balls with one boundary and six sixes. After Salt fell, the innings slipped from 112 for one to 125 for four. Then after Salt and Marsh the innings slipped further. Delhi kept losing wickets at regular intervals. Towards the end Axar Patel tried to use the long handle to good effect. In the end Delhi finished on 188 for six in their 20 overs. For Hyderabad the best bowler was Mayank Markande (2-20).
Sunrisers Hyderabad: 197-6 (20)
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Mayank Agarwal-2.3 ov), 2-44 (Rahul Tripathi-4.4 ov), 3-83 (Aiden Markram-9.2 ov), 4-83 (Harry Brook-9.4 ov), 5-109 (Abhishek Sharma-11.3 ov), 6-162 (Abdul Samad-16.6 ov)
Delhi Capitals: 188-6 (20)
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (David Warner-0.2 ov), 2-112 (Phil Salt-11.2 ov), 3-115 (Manish Pandey-12.3 ov), 4-125 (Mitchell Marsh-13.2 ov), 5-140 (Priyam Garg-15.4 ov), 6-148 (Sarfaraz Khan-16.5 ov)
Sunrisers Hyderabad Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Mayank Agarwal - 2.3 ov), 2-44 (Rahul Tripathi - 4.4 ov), 3-83 (Aiden Markram - 9.2 ov), 4-83 (Harry Brook - 9.4 ov), 5-109 (Abhishek Sharma - 11.3 ov), 6-162 (Abdul Samad - 16.6 ov)
Sunrisers Hyderabad: Mayank Agarwal, Abhishek Sharma, Rahul Tripathi, Aiden Markram (captain), Heinrich Klaasen (wicket-keeper), Harry Brook, Abdul Samad, Mayank Markande, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Akeal Hosein, Umran Malik; Subs: Vivrant Sharma, Marco Jansen, Glenn Phillips, Mayank Dagar, T Natarajan
Delhi Capitals: David Warner (captain), Phil Salt (wicket-keeper), Mitchell Marsh, Manish Pandey, Axar Patel, Priyam Garg, Ripan Patel, Kuldeep Yadav, Anrich Nortje, Ishant Sharma, Mukesh Kumar; Subs: Lalit Yadav, Abishek Porel, Khaleel Ahmed, Praveen Dubey, Sarfaraz Khan
Toss: Sunrisers Hyderabad, elected to bat
Venue: Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi
Start time: 1400 hrs GMT
Match officials: Michael Gough, Navdeep Singh (On-field Umpires); Saidharshan Kumar (TV Umpire); Parashar Joshi (Reserve Umpire); Narayanan Kutty (Match-referee)