Gujarat Titans beat Mumbai Indians by 55 runs (Image Credit:- Twitter)
Gujarat Titans all round show with both bat and ball gives them 55 runs comfortable win against Mumbai Indians. They restricted Mumbai Indians to 152/9 in 20 overs after setting them 208 run target. Abhinav Manohar named Player of the Match for his 42 runs from 21 balls knock.
Shubman Gill (56 runs from 34 balls) , David Miller (46 runs from 22 balls) , Abhinav Manohar (42 runs from 21 balls) and Rahul Tewatia (20* runs from 5 balls) helps them to score 207/6.
David Miller and Abhinav Manohar’s brisk partnership of 71 runs from 35 balls helps them to score heavily in final overs. D Milller along with R Tewatia also scored 33 runs from just 10 balls for the sixth wicket. Gujarat batters scored 77 runs in last 5 overs.
D Miller and A Manohar (Image Credit:- Twitter)
Arjun Tendulkar who opened the bowling again for Mumbai bowled two overs and picked the wicket of W Saha by giving 9 runs. Their experienced pace bowlers were expensive in their spell.
Piyush Chawla (2/34 in 4 overs) , Arjun Tendulkar (1/9 in 2 overs) , Jason Behrendorff (1/37 in 4 overs) and Riley Meredith (1/49 in 4 overs) are the wicket takers for Mumbai.
Hardik Pandya dismissed Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma (2 runs from 8 balls) early in the chase. Rashid Khan dismissed Ishan Kishan (13 runs from 21 balls) who struggled and Tilak Varma (2 runs from 3 balls) in the 8th over of innings and pushed them back.
Nehal Wadhera (40 runs from 21 balls) , Cameron Green (33 runs from 26 balls) and Suryakumar Yadhav (23 runs from 12 balls) are the top scorers for Mumbai.
Mohammed Shami (0/18 in 4 overs) bowled superbly but went wicketless. Afghan spinners Noor Ahmed (3/37 in 4 overs) and Rashid Khan (2/27 in 4 overs) bowled beautifully in the middle phase by picking 5 wickets together to halt the Mumbai chase.
Mohit Sharma (2/38 in 4 overs) and Hardik Pandya (1/10 in 2 overs) are the other wicket takers for Gujarat Titans.
With this 55 runs win Gujarat moved to second place in the table. They won 5 out of the 7 games played.
Impact Player (GT):- Josh Little in for Shubman Gill
Impact Player (MI):- Tilak Varma in for Kumar Karthikeya
Abhinav Manohar (Image Credit:- Twitter)
Player of the Match:- Abhinav Manohar (42 runs from 21 balls)
Next Match (26-04-2023):- Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight Riders (07:30 PM, IST)