The 5th match of the Indian Premier League was played today between Kolkata Knight Riders and Mumbai Indians at Sheikh Zayed Stadium Abu Dhabi. In which Mumbai Indians defeated Kolkata Knight Riders by 49 runs.
Kolkata Knight Riders won the toss and invited Mumbai Indians to bat first, Rajasthan Royals batting first. and made a big score of 195 runs after losing 5 wickets in perfectible 20 over. Mumbai Indians started very well. Rohit Sharma played a brilliant half-century inning of 80 runs help out of 6 sixes and 3 boundaries in 54 balls, Steven Smith also played good, he scored 47 runs in 28 balls, Saurabh Tiwary scored 21 runs in 13 balls, Hardik Pandya 18 runs in 13 Ball, Kieron Pollard unbeaten 13 runs in just 7 balls, and Krunal Pandya unbeaten 1 run in 3 balls. In this way, Mumbai Indians batted first after lost the toss and scored 195 runs losing 5 wickets in a perfectible 20 over.
Kolkata Knight Riders ballers- Shivam Mavi got 2 wickets, Sunil Narine and Andre Russell got 1-1 wicket.
In the second inning Kolkata Knight Riders chasing 195 runs, Kolkata Knight Riders could manage only 146 runs after losing 9 wickets in perfectible 20 over and lost the match by a big margin of 46 runs. Kolkata Knight Riders started not very well, Shubman Gill and Sunil Narine came for the opening, but both are gone, lost 2 wickets score of 25 runs, Shubman Gill scored 7 runs in 11 balls, and Sunil Narine scored 9 runs in 10 balls after that Dinesh Karthik and Nitish Rana came for the batting and try to handle the inning, but unfortunately Dinesh Karthik out as the 3rd wicket in a score of 75 runs, he scored 30 runs in 23 balls, Nitish Rana scored 24 runs in 18 balls, Andre Russell also can't stay in the crease, he scored 11 runs in 11 balls, Pat Cummins scored very fastly 33 runs in just 12 balls, and Shivam Mavi 9 runs in 10 balls, In this way, Kolkata Knight Riders keep falling wickets one after another, and end of the result Kolkata Knight Riders could manage only 146 runs after losing 9 wickets in perfectible 20 over and lost the match a big margin of 46 runs.
Mumbai Indians ballers- Trent Boult, James Pattinson, Jasprit Bumrah, and Rahul Chahar got 2-2 wickets, and Kieron Pollard got 1 wicket.
Man of the Match- Rohit Sharma from Mumbai Indians selected for the man of the match, he played a brilliant half-century inning of 80 runs help out of 6 sixes and 3 boundaries in just 54 balls.