Indian Premier League Match 27
Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals
Toss : Rajasthan Royals won the toss and decided to bowl first
What a crazy ride of a match at Wankhede Stadium today. The Mumbai Indians posted a respectable aggregate on the back of commitments from Quinton de Kock, Rohit Sharma and Hardik Pandya subsequent to being sent into bat.
Quinton de Kock scored 81 for Mumbai to control them to 187/7 out of 20 overs. Rohit Sharma and Hardik Pandya likewise made helpful commitments with the bat for the home side. Jofra Archer was the pick of the bowlers for RR as he finished with a three-wicket pull.
Mumbai Indians Score : 187-5 in 20 overs.
In answer, Ajinkya Rahane endures an early drop catch and lbw yell right off the bat in his innings before he let free. After the captain withdrew it was the turn of Jos Buttler to take on the bowling and he did it in some style. He crushed 7 sixes including 28-keep running over off the bowling of young seamer Alzarri Joseph in his innings. Anyway, the Englishman was not ready to agree with his stance over the line and lost his wicket for 89 with the guests in a grandiose position.
However, as we have seen on numerous occasions in this challenge it’s not exactly over until the notorious fat woman sings. Buttler’s rejection would see the Royals lose 5 wickets for only 27 keeps running before Gopal hit the triumphant keeps running with only 3 balls to save.