"It was difficult for us to comeback strongly after losing the two games," said Raina at the post-match ceremony here.
Raina praised the debutant fast bowler Andrew Tye (5 wickets for 17 runs) who registered the second hattrick on a single day in the history of IPL.
"I think AJ (Tye) bowled brilliantly. He is a very smart cricketer who varies his pace, especially in the death overs," he said.
Raina was also full of praises for the opening duo of Dwayne Smith (47) and Brendon McCullum (49), who set the platform for a comfortable chase with a 94-run opening partnership.
Team Supergiant captain Steven Smith said that losing wickets in quick succession after a good start held his team back from posing a bigger score on the board for the opposition team, that too on a good batting wicket.
Andrew Tye, man-of-the-match, said that the slower deliveries worked wonders for him on Friday.
"It's a good format of cricket, but traditionally, I would still love to play Test cricket. The slower ball worked very well for me," said Tye.
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