Indian Premier League Match 19
Mumbai Indians vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
Toss : Sunrisers Hyderabad won the toss and decided to bowl first
After sending to bat by Bhunveshwar Kumar, Mumbai Indians batsmen struggled throughout. Rohit Sharma, Quinton De Kock, Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya they all fail to fire and were not looking at all to the crease. Ishan Kishan also very disappointed and was not up to the mark at all.
Kieron Pollard was the only batsmen who were playing for their cause and guided them to some respectable total in the end. He scored 46 unbeaten runs on 26 deliveries. His knock includes 4 huge sixes as well. Due to the courtesy of Kieron Pollard MI reach 130 mark and finishes on 136 runs. The afghani off-spinner Muhammad Nabi was the biggest threat for the Mumbai Indians as he gave 13 runs in his 4 overs and made it difficult for the star lineup of MI.
Mumbai Indians Score : 136-7 in 20 overs.
In reply to MI 136 runs, Sunrisers Hyderabad had the good start as Jonny Bairstow and David Warner gathered 33 runs in a low scoring match for them. Rahul Chahar provided MI their first breakthrough in the form of David Warner wicket. Then it was “Alzarri Joseph” show.
Alzarri Joseph first victim was Jonny Bairstow, Bairstow scored 16 runs off 10 balls. Vijay Shankar also made an early exit on 5. Manish Pandey however showed some resistance before he was dismissed on 16 off 21 balls. After that Alzarri Joseph just demolished the batting of Sunrisers Hyderabad in the modest total of 136 runs. Alzarri Joseph was looking to keep it simple and do the basis well. He took 6 wickets in 3.4 overs and Mumbai demolished Hyderabad defending the modest total.