Lately marks the tenth anniversary of Mumbai Indians’ (MI) first-ever IPL trophy win. The Rohit Sharma-led aspect beat Chennai Tremendous Kings (CSK) within the ultimate of IPL 2013 by means of 23 runs at Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Would possibly 26, 2013, to raise their maiden IPL trophy.
CSK crowned the IPL 2023 issues desk within the league segment by means of successful 11 in their 14 video games. MI additionally clinched the similar selection of wins however bagged the second one spot because of a reasonably decrease net-run fee than their arch-rivals.
The MS Dhoni-led aspect then beat them by means of 48 runs within the Qualifier 1 to advance to the finals. MI registered a hard-fought win towards Rajasthan Royals (RR) in Qualifier 2 to make it to the summit conflict.
MI batted first within the ultimate and reached 148/9 in 20 overs. Their top-order crumbled within the force contest because the aspect had been diminished to 16/3 in 2.2 overs. Dinesh Karthik (21) and Ambati Rayudu (37) then performed sedate knocks to stabilize the innings after a turbulent get started. Then again, each gamers may just no longer convert their begins.
Kieron Pollard (60 off 32 balls) performed a blinder in a crunch scenario to take MI to a good overall. Dwayne Bravo scalped 4 wickets for CSK, whilst Albie Morkel picked up two wickets within the powerplay.
Lasith Malinga then gave MI a sensational get started by means of brushing aside Michael Hussey and Suresh Raina in the first actual over. CSK may just by no means in point of fact get better after shedding their two premiere batters within the first over.
MI bowlers had been too sizzling to maintain at the day, as they diminished CSK to 39/6 in 7.3 overs. MS Dhoni (63* off 45 balls) batted via until the overall ball however may just no longer take his aspect house as Chennai Tremendous Kings may just simplest arrange a complete of 125/9.
You’ll watch the highlights of the fit within the video underneath:
MI will face GT in Qualifier 2 of IPL 2023 for an opportunity to stand CSK within the ultimate
Mumbai Indians completed the crowd degree within the fourth place and complicated to the playoffs this season after completing ultimate in 2022. They defeated Lucknow Tremendous Giants comprehensively within the Eliminator on Wednesday. MI will now lock horns with Gujarat Titans this night (Would possibly 26) in the second one qualifier.