IPL 2021: Rahul Chahar, Boult shine as Mumbai Indians beat SRH by 13 runs

IPL 2021: Rahul Chahar, Boult shine as Mumbai Indians beat SRH by 13 runs

Chennai: Pacer Trent Boult and spinner Rahul Chahar each picked three wickets every as Mumbai Indians registered a simple win over Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) within the Indian Premier League (IPL) match on the MA Chidambaram Stadium on Saturday.

Quinton de Kock and Rohit Sharma performed knocks of 40 and 32, however SRH managed to keep up a stranglehold as Mumbai Indians have been restricted to 150/5. In response, SRH was bundled out for 137 regardless of a flying begin given by Jonny Bairstow. SRH wanted 47 runs within the final 5 overs and Vijay Shankar whacked again to again sixes in Krunal Pandya’s third over to scale back the hole. However SRH was once more placed on the again foot once they misplaced two wickets within the 18th over and the staff’s hopes have been lastly down when Jasprit Bumrah dismissed Shankar with 17 required off seven balls.

SRH collapsed from 129/5 to 137 in 9 balls as Boult and Jasprit Bumrah denied the batsmen any probability of slogging within the dying overs.

Chasing 151, SRH had an honest begin however opening batsman Jonny Bairstow took the cost and smashed 18 runs within the third over. The English batsman did not cease and continued his onslaught as he whacked two consecutive six within the fourth.

Whereas David Warner performed a sluggish knock, Bairstow was in prime type as he hammered Mumbai Indians bowlers throughout the park to take SRH over the 50-run mark earlier than completion of the fifth over.

Nevertheless, the England opener introduced his personal innings to an finish as he disturbed the stumps whereas trying to hit the ball in direction of the fantastic leg.

Manish Pandey failed to go away a mark as he hardly timed the slog down the bottom and Kieron Pollard made no mistake. Warner modified gears within the second half of the SRH’s innings however a sensational direct hit from Hardik Pandya ended his stint leaving SRH reeling at 90/3.

The wicket of Warner triggered a middle-order collapse as SRH misplaced two fast wickets. Rahul Chahar, who had dismissed Manish, despatched each Virat Singh and Abhishek Sharma again within the hut to pile additional distress on SRH.

Shankar tried his finest to take SRH over the road however was dismissed within the penultimate over by Bumrah. Ultimately, Boult cleaned up SRH’s tail handy Mumbai Indians their second win of the season

Earlier, opting to bat first, Mumbai Indians bought off to a superb begin as openers Rohit Sharma and Quinton de Kock placed on 53 runs inside the primary six overs.

SRH bought the much-needed breakthrough within the seventh over as Vijay dismissed Rohit (32). Suryakumar Yadav (10) performed two beautiful photographs however that was what he managed to do in totality as he was dismissed by Shankar within the ninth over, decreasing Mumbai to 71/2.

Ishan Kishan (12) did not get going with the bat and at no level, he regarded comfy in his 21-ball knock.

Within the last two overs, Hardik Pandya (7), Pollard, and Krunal Pandya tried their finest to register massive strikes, however SRH managed to maintain them in test. Within the last over, Pollard hit two sixes and as a outcome, he registered his 200th sixth within the IPL.

Temporary Scores: Mumbai Indians 150/5 (Quinton de Kock 40, Kieron Pollard 35*, Vijay Shankar 2-19); SRH 137 (Jonny Bairstow 43, David Warner 36; Rahul Chahar 3-19)