Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) defeated Mumbai Indians (MI) in an exciting double Super Over motion within the IPL 2020 on Sunday (October 18) on the Dubai International Stadium.
For the primary time, the world witnessed a double tremendous over within the historical past of the Indian Premier League (IPL).
In the primary tremendous over, Jaspirt Bumrah bowled excellently as KXIP posted 5/2 from their 6 balls. However, Rohit Sharma and Quinton De Kock didn’t win it for MI and solely managed to tie the rating on 5/1 because the match went right into a second tremendous over in Dubai.
Kieron Pollard and Hardik Pandya got the accountability to set the rating for MI within the 2nd tremendous over. The West Indian allrounder performed well and helped MI to 11/1 within the 6 balls. On the chase goal rating of 12 runs, KXIP despatched in Chris Gayle and Mayank Agarwal.
Trent Boult bought hit for a six off the primary ball by Gayle as Agarwal sealed the win ultimately with two back-to-back boundaries with two balls let ultimately.
In chase of a goal rating of 177 earlier within the day, KXIP bought off to a good begin however Jasprit Bumrah struck for MI and dismissed Mayank Agarwal (11) within the third over.
Chris Gayle then walked in and shaped a cheap stand with KL Rahul and prolled KXIP in direction of the goal rating.
Gayle performed a 24-run knock for his aspect earlier than spinner Rahul Chahar despatched the veteran West Indian batsman again to the dressing room.
Nicholas Pooran got here in subsequent and performed a quickfire knock of 24 runs off 12 balls earlier than Bumrah struck once more for the Mumbai Indians. Glenn Maxwell’s keep on the crease was additionally quick because the misfiring Australian left for a duck.
However, KL Rahul stored on going on the other finish as he accomplished his well-deserved half-century. But his preventing knock of 77 runs quickly got here to an finish after Jasprit Bumrah cleaned up his stumps with a wonderful size ball.
Randeep Hooda (23*) and Chris Jordan (13) ultimately performed a key knock and helped KXIP tie the rating ultimately because the match went into an excellent over.
After opting to bat first, Mumbai had the worst attainable begin as they misplaced two wickets early. Rohit Sharma (9) and Suryakumar Yadav (0) failed to attain huge runs on the scoreboard. Arshdeep scalped Rohit while Mohammed Shami claimed Yadav. Ishan Kishan joined Quinton de Kock within the center however didn’t get going. Kishan (7) was eliminated by Arshdeep within the sixth over.
Krunal Pandya and De Kock performed cautiously and stitched a 58-run partnership for the fourth wicket earlier than the previous was dismissed by Ravi Bishnoi within the 14th over. Krunal performed a knock of 34 runs. Hardik Pandya scored eight off 4 balls however didn’t get going as he was scalped by Shami within the sixteenth over.
Meanwhile, De Kock accomplished his fourth half-century of the season. Chris Jordan removed De Kock within the seventeenth over. He accrued 53 runs together with three sixes and as many fours.
Kieron Pollard and Nathan Coulter-Nile’s late onslaught added 54-run within the final three over. The duo added a 57-run partnership for the seventh wicket. Pollard scored 34 off 12 while Coulter-Nile remained unbeaten on 24. Mumbai Indians posted a goal of 177 towards Punjab.
For Punjab, Mohammed Shami and Arshdeep Singh bagged two wickets every.