Mumbai Indians brushed apart Delhi Capitals by 5 wickets to win their record-extending fifth IPL crown. This was additionally their second successive title victory.
Following the win, former star Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh left no stone unturned in his appreciation for Mumbai Indians however he reserved some particular phrases for one explicit participant – terming him as “very special.”
The participant he was speaking about is none other than Ishan Kishan – a left-handed batsman identical to Yuvraj. Ishan Kishan was one of many highlights of this season and completed because the fifth highest-run getter within the match with 516 runs from simply 13 innings.
Yuvraj took to Twitter, where he wrote that Kishan was a really particular participant within the making.
Congratulations @mipaltan by far one of the best crew within the #ipl @ImRo45 captains knock within the last ! Heart goes out for @DelhiCapitals had an excellent match! @ishankishan51 particular very particular participant within the making . #IPL2020
— Yuvraj Singh (@YUVSTRONG12) November 10, 2020
The 22-year-old got here off his age on this version, taking part in some gritty knocks in addition to hitting these lusty blows on the dying. In truth, in what could come as a shock to many, Kishan scored probably the most variety of sixes within the match. He hit 30 maximums from simply 13 innings – thus overshadowing a number of so referred to as big-hitters.
Kishan was additionally the very best run-scorer for his facet. The truth that he scored greater than stalwarts like Rohit Sharma, Quinton de Kock and the in-form Suryakumar Yadav is a nice shock. The southpaw’s runs got here at a powerful common of 57.33 while his strike-rate of 145.76 is true on par with the easiest.
In the IPL 2020 Final on Tuesday (November 10), Delhi Capitals have been restricted to simply 156/7 from their 20 overs regardless of Shreyas Iyer and Rishabh Pant each scoring half-centuries. Trent Boult took three wickets in opposition to his former facet (3/30).
In reply, Mumbai by no means appeared doubtful with their skipper Rohit Sharma main them from the entrance -scoring 68 (off 51 balls). Ishan Kishan (33 off 19) noticed the facet dwelling, Mumbai successful the sport by 5-wickets.