Dubai: Mumbai Indians (MI) won the 51st match of Indian Premier League (IPL) against Delhi Capitals (DC) by 9 wickets on Saturday at Dubai International Stadium.
After winning the toss, Mumbai Indians did a wonderful job with the ball as Boult eliminated DC opener Shikhar Dhawan for a duck. This was Dhawan’s second consecutive duck. Boult made it two in two overs as he eliminated Prithvi Shaw (10 off 11 balls) in the third over of the match.
Captain Shreyas Iyer piled on probably the most runs for the Capitals as he scored 25 off 29 balls. Bumrah was as soon as once more his deadly greatest as he eliminated each Rishabh Pant (21 off 24 balls) and Marcus Stoinis (2 off 3 balls) within the twelfth over. Delhi struggled to construct partnerships as Mumbai restricted them to a beneath par 110. The Capitals highest partnership got here between skipper Shreyas Iyer and Pant because the duo put up 35 off 44 deliveries. The stars with the balls for Mumbai Indians were Jasprit Bumrah and Trent Boult. The two picked picked up three pickets each.
In reply, MI chased down the goal with 34-balls to spare. The opening pair of Quinton de Kock (26 off 28 balls) and Kishan stitched collectively a partnership of 68 off 62 balls to set MI up for a simple win. Kishan scored an unbeaten 72 off 47 balls. The Delhi bowlers failed to limit MI as they notched up their ninth win of the season.