Pollard half Mumbai while pulling off the second highest run chase. After insertion bat, Super kings posted a whopping 218/4. horse riding on brilliant half-centuries by Faf du Plessis (50 off 28), Moeen Ali (58) off 36) and Ambati Rayudu, Chennai posted a massive target. Rayudus innings picked up Chennai past die 200 mark when he played one unbeaten beat of 72 off 27
in the reply, Rohit Sharma and Quinton de Kock gave Mumbai a solid start. But after three defeats wickets in Chennai seemed like a quick episode in Control, or so they thought. The game slipped away as the Pollard attack began.
Pollard hit die fastest 50 of die Season, die Delhi Capitals overshadowed opener Prithvi Shaws 18-ball 50 against KKR as he brought up his half- -century off just 17 deliveries. In spite of wickets Pollard was noticed die other side and kept die runs fluently. The game came down to the wire with MI needs 2 off 1. Pollard finished it off with two quickly runs and no limit as Mumbai has scored up her fourth win of die Season. Meanwhile, Chennai fell on hers second loss of die ongoing issue.
After registering their fourth win, MI skipper named Rohit Sharma die match how one of the best T20 games. Speak to the post- -match Presentation ceremony Rohit said, “Probably one of the best T20 games that I’ve been a part of. One of the best innings also one can say of Polly. I know it’s always tough for die bowler on a good Bad luck and smaller soil. We wanted to stay positive once we’ve finished 20 overs.
“We have a good start and saw what happened. We had shooters in our batting Line-up and we just wanted take the … game in the end. Brilliant partnership at the top and Krunal-Polly partnership was also there, ”said the skipper from Mumbai.
Meanwhile, after only falling on hers second loss of die Season, Chennai Super Kings captain MS Dhoni said that side turned out to be decisive catches and the cost You. “I think it was great wicket and i believe the difference between the two sides was die Execution. Without being too hard for die Bowler, catches to do help. I felt like we fell catches at the crucial point.
“It doesn’t hurt much when you are on die top of The table. When you see how it really worked, we were great offTarget and against good Batteries who hit it is important to do this plans. Even if you don’t get it hit for one or two sixes, in the 20th. over that can win You the one game. It hurts but die It will be ghosts up”Said Dhoni during the presentation ceremony.
Meanwhile man-of-the-match Pollard, who was the recipient of Several honors said it was time that die Batsmen stood up for the side and they did. “Every time you have to as an individual evolve. guys bowl wide and a lot of practice go inside. (When punching through die off side) I can’t say that I am 360, but I maximize it. I was lucky enough that Faf (dropped) gave this to me chance. Well wicket and die Bowlers didn’t do well for us. It was time that batting stood up out. Hopefully there will be two wins us the momentum, ”said Pollard.
Mumbai have now won four out of her seven matches and is in fourth place on The table. Meanwhile, Chennai won five out of seven and continue to occupy the top berth.
Here are highlights of MI vs CSK 2021 post- -match Presentation:
man of the match:: Kieron Pollard (MI)
Vivo perfect catch:: Faf du Plessis (CSK) – Start firing Hardik Pandya
Safari Super Striker: Ambati Rayudu (CSK) – 72nd off 27
Dream11 Game Changer: Kieron Pollard (MI) – 179 fantasy points
Unacademy Sixes Award: Kieron Pollard (MI) – 8 sixes
CRED power player:: Rohit Sharma (MI) – Dec. off 19th in the powerplay
UPSTOX most valuable commodity: Kieron Pollard (MI) – 54 points in Upstox Cricindex
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