XI Players of Mumbai Indians:
Parthiv Patel(wk), Jos Buttler, Rohit Sharma(c), Nitish Rana, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Hardik Pandya, Harbhajan Singh, Lasith Malinga, Mitchell McClenaghan, Jasprit Bumrah
XI Players of Gujarat Lions:
Dwayne Smith, Brendon McCullum, Jason Roy, Suresh Raina(c), Dinesh Karthik(wk), Ishan Kishan, Ravindra Jadeja, Praveen Kumar, Andrew Tye, Basil Thampi, Munaf Patel
Both the teams were having changes in their players, Mumbai Indians replaced Tim Southee by Lasith Malinga. Jason Roy and Munaf Patel were in on the other hand Aaron Finch and Shadab Jakati were out for today’s match from Gujarat Lions side.
Over to the Match:-
MI vs GL, Mumbai Indians fourth victory in Vivo IPL 2017– Highlights
Mumbai Indians won the toss and chose to field first.
Mumbai Indians showed good performance in today’s match. Skipper Rohit Sharma had decided to start the innings with pacer for a change and it was a perfect decision.
Mumbai Indians took four wickets from which two wickets were in account of Mitchell McClenaghan, Harbhajan Singh and Lasith Malinga took one wicket each.
Although McCullum struggled in the initial stage of the match but he played for 44 balls and made 64 runs for Gujarat Lions. Dwanye Smith doesn’t had a good day, he was out in the second ball of McClenaghan with zero runs.
Dinesh Karthik and Jason Roy’s innings brought the scoreboard to 176 runs.
Target for Mumbai Indains was 177 runs.
Nitish Rana this young sensation again made to his half century and by this innings, he achieved orange cap.
For Gujarat Lions Tay and Munaf Patel took wicket. Tay took two major wickets of Nitish Rana and Keiron Pollard whereas Munaf patel took wicket of Jos Butler.
After the wicket of Pollard whole match turned towards Gujarat Lions but by the entry of Hardik Pandya again the match turned towards the side of Mumbai Indians.
Rohit Sharma (Mumbai Indians skipper) had not showed better performances in previous matches, but today he was till end of the match and made 40 runs.
Mumbai Indians to their straight fourth win in Ipl’s 10th Edition.