Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings Match Highlights: Chennai Super Kings tasted their first defeat in the season as Mumbai Indians defeated the defending champions by 37 runs. Chasing 171 at Mumbai’s Wankhede stadium on Wednesday, CSK was restricted on 133/8. This is Mumbai Indians 100th IPL victory. Like Mumbai Indians, CSK too get off to a poor start and lost out Ambati Rayudu in the first over, followed by Shane Watson in the next over. Kieron Pollard’s sensational catch removed Suresh Raina, who scored brisk 16. Towards the end, Hardik Pandya picked up three wickets and Lasith Malinga took two wickets to help Mumbai Indians register a much-needed win.
Sent to bat, Mumbai Indians smashed 29 runs in the final over to set the target of 171 runs for Chennai Super Kings to win the 15th match of the IPL. Suryakumar Yadav hit a useful half-century to lay the foundation for Mumbai Indians to set the competitive total. Yadav hit eight fours and a six in his knock. He also put on a half-century partnership with Krunal Pandya (42 in 32 balls) to help Mumbai Indians put a fighting total on board. Pandya and Kieron Pollard (17 of 7) hit a couple of big hits to remain unbeaten till the end.
Mumbai Indians: Rohit Sharma (C), Quinton de Kock (W), Suryakumar Yadav, Yuvraj Singh, Kieron Pollard, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Jason Behrendorff, Rahul Chahar, Jasprit Bumrah, Lasith Malinga
Chennai Super Kings: Ambati Rayudu, Shane Watson, Suresh Raina, Kedar Jadhav, MS Dhoni (C) (W), Dwayne Bravo, Ravindra Jadeja, Deepak Chahar, Shardul Thakur, Mohit Sharma, Imran Tahir