Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma almost picked up an harm whereas bowling in opposition to Kolkata Knight Riders on Tuesday (April 13) in Chennai. On a day when England all-rounder Ben Stokes from Rajasthan Royals was dominated out of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 after breaking a finger, defending champions Mumbai Indians nearly suffered an analogous destiny.
It occurred off his very first ball of the 14th over. He took a few steps and whereas about to ship the ball, he twisted his left ankle. Instantly, he was in ache as he known as for medical consideration. He was on the bottom and he took off his sneakers, with Hardik Pandya and Suryakumar Yadav enquiring the extent of the harm and ache.
Right here is strictly what occurred:
Rohit Sharma twisted his ankle simply as he was about to bowl his first supply. pic.twitter.com/sYG7R4oOZR
— Mufaddal Vohra (@mufaddal_vohra) April 13, 2021
Earlier, Rohit scored 43 off 32 balls on the high of the order to assist MI submit 152/7 after being despatched into bat by KKR. Fortunately Rohit Sharma was in a position to full his over whereas making a gift of 9 runs within the over which was a giant aid to his followers.
It was Rohit Sharma’s captaincy which turned issues round for the defending champions, who at one stage have been trying in severe risk of shedding their second successive sport in IPL 2021.
— ANSHUMAN (@AvengerReturns) April 13, 2021
Followers on Twitter praised Rohit Sharma’s sensible and courageous captaincy even when KKR wanted simply 30 runs to win in 26 balls by holding a slip and foolish level with Krunal Pandya bowling. Finally MI went on to win by 10 runs with leg-spinner Rahul Chahar selecting up 4/27, Krunal Pandya claiming 1/13 in Four overs and Trent Boult scalping 2/27.