A scintillating century from Suryakumar Yadav adopted by a superb bowling show from bowlers helped Mumbai Indians edge over Gujarat Titans by 27 runs, regardless of Rashid Khan’s one-man present in match quantity 57 of Indian Premier League 2023 at Wankhede Stadium.
The guests gained the toss as Hardik & Co. opted to discipline first. MI openers bought off to a flier because the duo of Rohit Sharma and Ishan Kishan toyed with potent GT bowlers within the powerplay, with the scorecard studying 61/0 in 6 overs. Rashid Khan struck twice simply after the powerplay as each the set batters, Rohit and Ishan, departed for 29 and 31 respectively.
Nehal Wadhera quickly departed after a brief 7-ball-15 runs cameo, courtesy of yet one more splendid supply from Rashid Khan. Thereon, MI’s innings was all about Suryakumar Yadavwho went bonkers in opposition to the GT bowlers, smacking them throughout the bottom to deliver up what was a powerful maiden IPL century for the 32-year-old batter from Mumbai.
Suryakumar Yadav remained unbeaten on 103 runs scored off 49 balls, which included 17 boundaries. He was ably supported by Vishnu Vinod, who too contributed with 30 runs amassed over 20 deliveries, to assist MI submit an enormous complete of 218/5 in 20 overs. For GT, Rashid Khan was the choose of bowlers for his spell of 4/30 in 4 overs.
Chasing an enormous 219, the GT prime order didn’t dwell as much as the expectations, as MI bowlers ran by means of the batting unit proper from the powerplay. Quickly after, GT had been left groggy at 26/3 within the fourth over. Vijay Shankar confirmed intent with a couple of glorious-looking pictures, however Piyush Chawla ended his little cameo with a magnificence in his very first ball. Quickly, Kumar Kartikeya cleaned up Abhinav Manohar in his first ball and GT had been left in serious trouble at 55/5 within the 8th over.
David Miller and Rahul Tewatia stored the chase going by including 45 runs for the sixth wicket, however Akash Madhwal stopped the good-going partnership by trapping Miller in entrance to select up his third wicket. Rashid Khan’s sensational energy hitting on the finish helped GT scale back the margin of defeat as MI finally emerged victorious by a margin of 27 runs. Akash Madhwal was the choose of the bowlers for MI, with a spell of three/31 in 4 overs.
In the meantime, allow us to have a look at the stats and numbers from the sport between MI and GT:
218 -MI scored 218 in opposition to GT, which is the best complete in IPL in opposition to GT, surpassing KKR’s complete of 207 at Ahmedabad.
5 -MI have scored 200 or extra for the fifth time this season, which is essentially the most 200+ totals by any crew in an IPL season.
2 -Rohit Sharma has hit 252 sixes in IPL to develop into the second main six-hitter in IPL, surpassing AB de Villiers’ tally of 251. Chris Gayle tops the record with 357 sixes.
5 -Suryakumar Yadav grew to become the fifth participant to attain a century for MI in IPL.
4 -Rashid Khan grew to become the fourth abroad participant together with Kieron Pollard, JP Duminy and Mitchell Marsh to realize the feat of 4 wickets and 50 runs in the identical sport in IPL.
1 MI grew to become the primary crew to defeat GT twice in IPL.
3 – This was solely the third event the place GT misplaced a sport chasing, out of 16 cases.
1 Rashid Khan registered his 15th four-wicket haul in T20s and he now has the joint most variety of four-wicket hauls in T20s together with Lasith Malinga and Shakib Al Hasan.
201 Rohit Sharma completes 200 sixes for MI.
551 -Rashid Khan completes 550 wickets in T20s, changing into simply the second participant to take action. Dwayne Bravo was the primary participant to realize this feat.
79* Rashid Khan smashed his highest rating in T20 cricket.
10 – Rashid additionally hit essentially the most sixes in an innings in IPL 2023.
4 Rashid Khan grew to become the fourth participant, together with Pat Cummins, Chris Morris and Harbhajan Singh, to attain a fifty whereas enjoying at quantity 8 or under.
1 -Rashid Khan smashed ten sixes in his innings, to realize the feat of hitting essentially the most sixes for GT in an IPL innings, surpassing Shubman Gill’s tally of seven.
2 -Rashid Khan (10) has smashed the second-joint highest variety of sixes in an IPL run chase, together with Adam Gilchrist and Kieron Pollard. Sanath Jayasuriya tops the record with 11 sixes.
8.22 -Shubman Gill has a mean of 8.22 at Wankhede Stadium.
Shubman Gill in Indian Premier League at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai:
74 – Run
8.22 – Common
22 – HS
0 – 50s
1 Rashid Khan registered his maiden IPL fifty.
150 -Jason Behrendorff accomplished 150 wickets in T20s.
19 -Piyush Chawla has picked 19 wickets this season, which is the second most by an MI spinner in IPL. Harbhajan Singh tops the record with 24 wickets, picked in 2013.
1 -Suryakumar Yadav (103*) grew to become the primary participant to attain a century in opposition to GT in IPL.
103 -Suryakumar Yadav remained unbeaten on 103 and registered his highest IPL rating, bettering his earlier better of 83 in opposition to RCB within the earlier sport.