The age is Mumbai is starting to be visible. The team that had the poorest start of all the teams are now capable of defeating the best team of this season. Yes, Chennai Super Kings were defeated by Mumbai Indians and they won the match in style.
Batting first Chennai got a good stat thanks to McCullum. he got to his 23 in 11 balls but the other opener struggled tonight and although he scored 27 but he took 34 balls to get there. in the back end of the session, Dhoni and Negi took Chennai to a fighting total. Dhoni got to his 39 in 32 balls and Negi got his 36 in only 17 balls. That took Chennai to a healthy total. Suchith took 1 wicket by wq runs in his 4 overs and managed to restrict Chennai.
The score was not too big but the task at hand for Mumbai was huge. They didn’t have a great start and thus loosing was not an option. They showed their class in this match. the openers brought them a flying start Patel scoring 45 in 32 balls and Simmons getting to 38 in 31 balls. That literary took the game away from Chennai but the fought back with 4 quick wickets. At one stage everything was a possibility. But Raydu and Pandya assured the victory for Mumbai very fast. Rayudu got to his 34 in only 19 balls and Pandya scored 21 of 8 balls. Ashwin got 2 wickets in his 4 overs by giving 17 runs.
match of – Chennai Super kings VS Mumbai Indians
CSK – 158/5
MI – 159/4
result – Mumbai won the match by 6 wickets and 4 balls remaining.