Mumbai Indians beat Chennai Super Kings by five wickets and officially knocked out Yellow Army from the 2022 edition IPL on Thursday.
Batting first, CSK were reduced to 32/5 after six overs. He lost wickets at regular intervals and was dismissed for 97 in 16 overs which was his second lowest score in IPL history.
Incidentally, he was dismissed for 79 against Mumbai Indians at the Wankhede Stadium in 2013. History talks about repeating itself. Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni was the only batsman who showed some resistance and scored an unbeaten 36 off 33 balls.
For Mumbai, Daniel Sams took three wickets for 16 runs, while Riley Meredith and Kumar Karthikeya took two wickets each. In reply, MI lost very quickly to Rohit, Ishaan, Sams and debutant Tristan Stubbs.
Hrithik Shokin in partnership with Tilak Verma stabilized the ship for MI as the team completed the task with 31 balls to spare.
Chennai Super Kings: 97 all out in 16 overs (Mahendra Singh Dhoni 36 not out, Daniel Sams 3/16).
Mumbai Indians: 103/5 in 14.5 overs (Tilak Verma 34 not out, Mukesh Chaudhary 3/23)
(Inputs from PTI)