5-time IPL title champions Mumbai Indians were all set to compete Punjab kings led by young captain K L Rahul yesterday.
MI’s didn’t change their Playing XI, Considering the last nail-biting win against KKR.
SRH, who were struggling to open their winning account this season were all boosted up.
Let’s Review yesterday match of SRH vs MI
MI VS SRH Match Highlights:
Venue : MA Chidambaram Stadium
Sunrisers Hyderabad: Wriddhiman Saha(w), David Warner(c), Manish Pandey, Jonny Bairstow, Abdul Samad, Vijay Shankar, Jason Holder, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Shahbaz Nadeem, T Natarajan, Kane Williamson, Shreevats Goswami, Siddarth Kaul, Kedar Jadhav, Mohammad Nabi, Jason Roy, Sandeep Sharma, Virat Singh, Basil Thampi, Jagadeesha Suchith, Khaleel Ahmed, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Abhishek Sharma, Priyam Garg
Mumbai Indians: Rohit Sharma(c), Quinton de Kock(w), Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Marco Jansen, Rahul Chahar, Jasprit Bumrah, Trent Boult, Piyush Chawla, Dhawal Kulkarni, Saurabh Tiwary, Aditya Tare, Adam Milne, Chris Lynn, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Jayant Yadav, James Neesham, Anmolpreet Singh, Anukul Roy, Mohsin Khan, Arjun Tendulkar, Yudhvir Singh
Toss: Mumbai Indians won the toss & chose to bat.
Mumbai Indian’s Innings
de Kock and Sharma opened for MI’s and gave a decent start to the 1st Innings.
Their brilliant partnership completed 50 runs in 6 overs.
Rohit sharma surpasses M S dhoni record of most sixes in IPL by an Indian Player.
In 7th Over of Shankar , Rohit sharma was catch out by Virat singh at 32(25).
With new attacking batsmen Surya Kumar Yadav on crease , Mumbai Indian’s were looking for good Projected score.
and his long -off Six was proving the above statement ,until Shankar strikes again and catches his own slow ball.
With 2 Important strikers gone , MI’s Score was 71/2 in 8.3 overs.
Mumbai Indian’s were slowed down in 10th spell of SRH by Rashid Khan giving only 3 runs.
Stable batsmen Quinton de Kock was sent back by Mujeeb, an easy catch by Suchith. His 40(39) helped MI to reach 98/3.
Kieron Pollard comes as a savior and scores 35 run off 21 deliveries with 4 boundaries in total. Ishan Kishan and Hardik Pandya failed to convert.
Mumbai Indian’s Total score in the end of 1st innings was 150/5
SRH had easy target of 151 runs.
Both Openers , Skipper David and Jonny started off very well for SRH.
Jonny Shows attacking innings when he destroyed MI’s 3rd over of Trent’s, Three 4’s and one 6.
Powerplay ends in 6 Overs and SRH holds the strong position with 57/0.
Jonny gets dismissed by hit-wicket in 8th over of Krunal Pandya. SRH is at 67 for the loss of 1 wicket.
Manish Pandey follows Jonny in the very Next over of Rahul Chahar.
In 12th Over, Hardik Pandya’s Direct hit run-outs Captain David who was in good form. SRH at 90/3.
Rahul Chahar shows his incredible bowling skills and digs out 2 wickets of Virat Singh and Abhishek Sharma in the 15th over. SRH score was 104/5
SRH wickets are trembling and restricted the score.
Just when MI thought they are back in game, Vijay shankar hits 2 consecutive 6.
SRH needed 22 runs of 16 balls with 5 wickets in hand.
Hardik Pandya does it again , Samad who was in action got run out by Hardik.
From here things got difficult for SRH.
Trent boult in the 18th over lbw’s Rashid khan, who was playing his 1st ball of the innings.
Vijay shankar , the only hope for SRH in death over was taken out by MI’s main bowler Bumrah.
SRH needed 16 runs in 6 balls.
1st ball of last over, Trent takes 2nd wicket of Bhuvneshwar Kumar. SRH at 135/9.
3rd last bowl and boom , Khaleel Ahmed bowled out. by Trent.
Mumbai Indian’s defended their score of 150/runs and won by 13 runs against SRH.
Man of the Match: Kieron Pollard
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