The 5th match of the Indian Premier League 2021 played yesterday between Kolkata Knight Riders and Mumbai Indians, at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai. In which Mumbai Indians beats Kolkata Knight Riders by 10 runs.
Kolkata Knight Riders won the toss and invited Mumbai Indians to bat first, Mumbai Indians batted first scored 152 runs after losing all wickets in 20 overs. Mumbai Indians started not very well, Suryakumar Yadav played a brilliant half-century inning of 56 runs with the help of 2 sixes and 7 boundaries in just 36 balls, Rohit Sharma also played a brilliant inning of 43 runs with the help of 1 six and 3 boundaries in 32 balls, Hardik Pandya scored 15 runs in 17 balls, Krunal Pandya scored 15 runs in 9 balls, apart from this no batsman could touch the figure out of 10, Quinton de Kock 2 runs in 6 balls, Ishan Kishan 1 run in 3 balls, Kieron Pollard 5 runs in 8 balls, Rahul Chahar 8 runs in 7 balls, Marco Jansen and Jasprit Bumrah dismissed without scoring, and Trent Boult remains unbeaten without scoring. In this way, Kolkata Knight Riders batted first after losing the toss, scored just 152 runs after losing all wickets in 20 overs, and set a target of 153 runs in front of Kolkata Knight Riders.
Kolkata Knight Riders bowlers performed brilliantly, Andre Russell took 5 wickets just for 15 runs in 2 overs, Pat Cummins took 2 wickets, Varun Chakravarthy, Shakib Al Hasan, and Prasidh Krishna got 1-1 wicket.
Kolkata Knight Riders chasing 153 runs in the second, they could manage just 142 runs after losing 7 wickets in 20 overs and lost the match by 10 runs. Mumbai Indians bowlers performed brilliantly in death overs, Kolkata Knight Riders batsman couldn't make 31 runs in 30 balls, end of the result lost the match by 10 runs. Kolkata Knight Riders only opener batsman played well, Nitish Rana and Shubman Gill came to start the inning, Shubman Gill dismissed as a first wicket, after playing a brilliant inning of 33 runs with the help of 1 six and 5 boundaries in 24 balls, that time team score was 72 runs, the second also fell in 84 runs, Nitish Rana dismissed after playing a brilliant inning of 57 runs with the help of 2 sixes and 6 boundaries in 47 balls, wicket started falling from here, apart from Nitish Rana and Shubman Gill no batsman could touch figure out of 10, Rahul Tripathi dismissed just for 5 runs in 5 balls, Eoin Morgan 7 runs in 7 balls, Shakib Al Hasan 9 runs in 9 balls, Andre Russell 9 runs in 15 balls, Pat Cummins dismissed without scoring, Dinesh Karthik and Harbhajan Singh remain unbeaten, Dinesh Karthik 8 runs in 11 balls, and Harbhajan Singh 2 runs in 2 balls. In this way, Kolkata Knight Riders chasing 153 runs in the second, they could manage just 142 runs after losing 7 wickets in 20 overs and lost the match by just 10 runs.
Mumbai Indians bowlers also performed brilliantly, Rahul Chahar took 4 wickets for 27 runs, Trent Boult got 2 wickets, and Krunal Pandya got 1 wicket.
Mumbai Indians bowler Rahul Chahar selected for Man of the Match, he performed brilliantly took 4 wickets for 27 runs in his spell.