IPL2021, MI vs KKR: Mumbai Indians Clinch the lost match from the jaw of Kolkata Knight Riders in the last few overs.
5th match of IPL2021 had been played between Mumbai Indians and Kolkata Knight Riders at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai.
However, KKR won the toss and choose to bowl first.
Mumbai Indians Innings:
Team MI just able to score 152 runs and got all-out in their 20 overs.
They did not get to a good start and lost the wicket of De Kock in just 10 runs.
After that, Captain Rohit Sharma and Suryakumar Yadav put up a good partnership for the team.
Rohit Sharma scores 43 runs off 32 balls with the help of 3 fours and 1 six.
Suryakumar Yadav scores 56 runs off 36 balls with the help of 7 fours and 2 sixes.
Hardik Pandya and Krunal Pandya players small cameos of 15 runs each in the innings.
For KKR, Andre Russell took a five-wicket haul in the innings. This is his first 5 wickets haul in his career.
he just bowls 2 overs gives 15 runs and took 5 wickets in the match.
Pat Cummins also took 2 wickets in the match.
Varun Chakravarthy, Shakib and Prasidh Krishna took 1 wicket each in the match.
So, Mumbai Indians gives that target of 153 runs to KKR to win the match.
Kolkata Knight Riders Innings:
Team KKR could not able to chase the target of 153 runs and fell short of just 10 runs in the match.
KKR got off to a good start and scores 45 runs in the first 6 overs of power-play.
Nitish Rana scores 57 runs off 47 balls with the help of 6 fours and 2 sixes.
Shubman Gill scores 33 runs off 24 balls with the help of 5 fours and 1 six.
After that, No batsman from KKR could score a double-digit figure in the innings.
They suddenly collapse from 104/2 to 140/7 in 20 overs.
Mumbai Indians bowlers bowl superbly in last overs.
For MI, Rahul Chahar took 4 wickets in the match.
Trent Boult took 2 wickets in the match and Krunal Pandya also bowls economically and took 1 wicket in the match.
So, Mumbai Indians beats Kolkata Knight Riders by 10 runs.
Rahul Chahar becomes the player of the match for his brilliant spell.