IPL 2020 Highlights, MI VS RR, Oct 06 : Yadav as Man of the Match with 79Sakthi Venkat (Author) Published Date : Oct 07, 2020 12:35 IST
Yesterday Match made fans nearly jump out of their skin for each wicket down by MI. Bowling and excellent Feilding is a crucial reason for MI's victory. They won the match with a high margin of 57 runs by four wickets.
MI won the toss and opted to bat. Rohit and De Kock got off with a perfect start in the powerplay. End of the 5th over, Kartik Tyagi removed QDK in his very first over in the IPL. Suryakumar Yadav stood steep with not beaten 79.
He scored 68 runs with Hardik's partnership posted 193 by the end of the overs. RR needed 194 runs in 120 balls, a fair target, but the first three overs were a real bummer for RR. The very first ball dismissed opener Jaiswal with no runs. The second and third wickets were down subsequently, end of 4th over, RR scored 12 runs by 3 wickets down.
Somewhat people predicted, MI would win the match, and it was confirmed with the excellent fielding. Jos Buttler tried to pull out his team from dead, scored 70 runs in 44 balls, and removed by Pollard's mentionable catch in 14th. After 15th over, MI kept chipped away RR batmans. All wickets down by the 18th over and MI won by 57 runs.
Thus MI regained its first place in the IPL table. Today's battle between CSK and KKR. Let's see whether CSK will retain fans' hope from the last match.