Sunrisers Hyderabad win first Indian Premier League title after tense final

• Sunrisers Hyderabad 208-7; Royal Challengers Bangalore 200-7
• David Warner plays captain’s role in Hyderabad’s eight-run win

David Warner led Sunrisers Hyderabad to a maiden Indian Premier League title on Sunday after the bowlers derailed Royal Challengers Bangalore’s chase to fashion an eight-run victory.

Warner (69) led from the front, top-scoring for his side to steer Hyderabad to 208 for seven after opting to bat at Bangalore’s M Chinnaswamy Stadium. The Australian then returned to marshal his bowlers, who staged a stunning comeback after Chris Gayle (76) and Virat Kohli (54) had threatened to take the game away.

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