Mumbai Indians pulled off an inconceivable win over Kolkata Knight Riders on Tuesday night time, their first victory of IPL 2021. KKR appeared to be coasting of their chase of Mumbai’s 152, however it all went downhill shortly with MI eking out a 10-run win on the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. There have been many star performers on the day for Mumbai Indians amongst them — Suryakumar Yadav and Trent Boult. After the match, the duo determined to have a enjoyable chat in entrance of the digital camera with Suryakumar even testing Boult’s ‘Hindi’.
Watch how he fared:
When SKY meets Thunder Boult
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Suryakumar Yadav was the standout for Mumbai Indians with the bat. The trendy right-hander scored 56 off simply 36 balls, together with a monster six off Pat Cummins.
Captain Rohit Sharma was the one different MI batsman to attain greater than 15 runs, dismissed for a 32-ball 43.
Within the context of the sport, Suryakumar and Rohit’s knocks proved essential to MI’s trigger because the crew solely managed to attain 38 runs within the final 5 overs, dropping seven wickets within the course of.
Nitish Rana and Shubman Gill’s 72-run stand for the opening wicket put KKR utterly in cost. Rana went on to attain his second consecutive half-century as KKR cruised in direction of MI’s complete.
Regardless of dropping Rahul Tripathi and Eoin Morgan cheaply, KKR nonetheless had been favourites, needing 31 off the final 5 overs. Nevertheless, panic appeared to set in after as Rana and Shakib fell on the identical rating.
On the dying, Andre Russell and Dinesh Karthik simply could not get going. Karthik remained unbeaten on eight off 11 balls whereas Russell was dismissed within the final over by Boult after huffing and puffing his strategy to 9 off 15 balls.
KKR can be kicking themselves after dropping the match from a profitable place whereas MI, regardless of profitable their first recreation of the season, have some tinkering to do with regard to their batting.
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