IPL 2019, MI vs CSK Highlights: Mumbai Indians handed Chennai Super Kings their first defeat in the season. Chasing 171, CSK fell short by 37 runs. The side got off to a poor start, losing out Ambati Rayudu in the first over. Shane Watson was dismissed in the next over. Suresh Raina, who scored brisk 16, was caught sensationally by Kieron Pollard. Hardik Pandya picked up three wickets later to slow down CSK’s momentum and help his side to a much-needed win.
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Indian Premier League, 2019Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai 18 September 2019
Mumbai Indians 170/5 (20.0)
Chennai Super Kings 133/8 (20.0)
Match Ended ( Day - Match 15 ) Mumbai Indians beat Chennai Super Kings by 37 runs
Mumbai Indians win by 37 runs
Mumbai Indians hand Chennai Super Kings by 37 runs. This is the first defeat for Chennai in the season. This is also Mumbai's 100th win in IPL. Mumbai pick up their second win.
WICKET! Hardik Pandya gets his 3rd wicket as Jasprit Bumrah takes a good catch at fine leg. Deepak Chahar is the man to go. Chennai Super Kings are eight wickets down.
WICKET! Dwayne Bravo slashes hard, but the yorker from Malinga gets an edge and travels to Quinton de Kock behind the stumps. CSK are 115/7
WICKET! Lasith Malinga strikes and Kedar Jadhav has been caught behind the stumps. Huge appeal from Malinga and the umpire raises his fingers. CSK 109/6
16 overs gone
Jasprit Bumrah has come into the attack and Chennai Super Kings are batting at 105/5. Dwayne Bravo and Kedar Jadhav are in the middle. Bumrah and Malinga in the death overs. This will not be an easy chase.
GONE! Hardik Pandya is doing it for Mumbai with the ball and how! Decked hard, Jadeja gave himself room and hit it hard. Gets a leading edge and a good catch from Quinton de Kock behind the stumps. CSK 89/5
GONE! MS Dhoni tries to go after Hardik Pandya, but mistimes a shot. Gives away an easy catch to Suryakumar Yadav. This is a HUGE WICKET. CSK 87/4
FOUR! Kedar Jadhav sits down and smashes hard. Slog sweep at its best. Krunal Pandya was hoping there will be a fielder to take the catch but nope.CSK need more of those.
4000 runs for MS Dhoni
MS Dhoni has crossed the 4,000-run mark in the IPL.
10 overs gone
We are half way down the mark and CSK are 66/3. MS Dhoni and Kedar Jadhav have a good partnership going on here and they would hope they can continue. Still 105 to win in next 10 overs.
9 overs gone
Kedar Jadhav and MS DHoni are building a partnership here. The duo have taken the total to 64/3 in 9 overs. Partnership is of 30 runs already.
Jasprit Bumrah has overstepped and it will be a free hit.
FREE HIT - Calm as a rain, Kedar Jadhav has smashed it hard and it has gone over the fielders inside the circle. and will race to the boundary.
CATCH OF THE SEASON!
GONE! Kieron Pollard has just done the impossible! Suresh Raina smashed it hard towards mid-off and Kieron Pollard jumps up in the air to pluck it. WHAT A CATCH! THis could turn the match on its head. CSK 33/3
FOUR! Edged and it just went past Quinton de Kock. The keeper dived to his left, but he was just not ready. The ball raced to the boundary. MI had no slipper and this is clever from Raina, who played it really late.
FOUR! Slashed hard and Suresh Raina is on the move as well. Goes over the fielders inside the circle and there was no one stopping that.
Same delivery, same direction. There was a fielder there this time, but it just went over him. This time it's a boundary. CSK are on the move. 4 overs gone, CSK are 25/2.
Kedar Jadhav opened up his scoring with a gorgerous six. Lasith Malinga rammed it into the pads and Jadhav just flicked it into the stands. Cleared the stands. There was no fielder there, and it was a safe shot from him.
WICKET! Lasith Malinga, what a comeback - a no ball, gets hit for a boundary by Shane Watson in the free hit and then gets a wicket. Pitched it outside off stump. Watson hammered it to Kieron Pollard at midwicket. CSK 6/2
WICKET! Behrendorff strikes in his first IPL over this season. Surprised Ambati Rayudu with a bouncer. The batsman tried to step away and let the ball go, but gets a leading edge. Easy catch for Quinto de Kock. CSK 1/1
CHASE IS ON!
Shane Watson and Ambati Rayudu out to open the innings for CSK. Jason Behrendorff will start off with the new ball for Mumbai Indians. CHASE IS ON!
WOW! What a shot! Pitched it fuller and Hardik Pandya has flicked it 91 meres into the stands. He jumps up in delight. 19 runs already in the over. Two balls to go.
FOUR! He follows it up with a boundary!
SIX! And then another six! 29 runs in the final over. Mumbai Indians are 170/5 in 20 overs.
NO BALL SIX!
WOW! How far did that go! Full toss above the waist from Dwayne Bravo and Kieron Pollard has smashed it miles onto the grounds. It will be a FREE HIT next.
FREE HIT - Bouncer and Pollard pulled it hard and it has been dropped by Deepak Chahar in the deep. 3 runs taken. MS Dhoni is not pleased.
BIGGGIEE! Kieron Pollard smashes a short delivery from Shardul Thakur to long-on. Expensive over. Mumbai Indians are 141/5. One over to go. How far can they reach?
MASSSSIIIIVVVEEEE! Hardik Pandya goes big and the ball travels miles into the stands. Fantastic, powerful shot and Hardik Pandya has been unleashed.
GONE! Suryakumar Yadav tries to for a straight six but he has holed out to Ravindra Jadeja in the deep. Easy catch and a sensational innings comes to an end. He departs for 59. MI 125/5
Suryakumar Yadav in IPL
2012 to 2017: 42 inns - 1 fifty
2018 to 2019: 18 inns - 5 fifties
BANG! SIX! Powerful shot from SK Yadav and he brings up his 6th IPL half century in style. Sweet sound off the bat and the ball screams through the air and deep into the square leg stands.
WICKET! An attempt to hit a six has ended Krunal Pandya's innings. He tried to smash it straight, but mistimed on a slower delivery. The ball got an edge and it went straight into Ravindra Jadeja's hands. Krunal departs for 42. Mumbai 112/4
FOUR! FOUR! Krunal Pandya is starting to find his groove. He has hammered a couple of consecutive boundaries in Mohit Sharma's over and he enters the 40s.
100 up for Mumbai
100 up for Mumbai - Krunal Pandya and SK Yadav has taken the total past the 100-run mark. It also brings up a 50-run partnership between the two players. MI 102/3
FOUR! Dwayne Bravo has been hammered for a boundary by Krunal Pandya. Fuller delivery and Pandya felt it was in his area, so naturally he went after it. This partnership has been too good for Mumbai.
BIGGIE! Krunal Pandya goes after Imran Tahir. He overpitched and Krunal smashes it straight into the pavillion. Mumbai need more of those in the final few overs.
This is the second time this season that an innings has gone to 14 overs without a six. The last game it happened was just yesterday, during RCB's innings.
DRS TO THE RESCUE!
GONE! Straight on the pads and Krunal Pandya has been trapped by Shardul Thakur. This seemed to be hitting leg stumps. Mumbai will take the review though.
First check - Not a NO ball
Second check - There is a soft nick off the bat.
DRS SAVES KRUNAL AGAIN!
WOW! Dwayne Bravo is frustrated. Krunal Pandya hit it straight to Mohit Sharma at mid-off and he has let it go. How costly will that prove to be!
Mohit Sharma replaces Ravindra Jadeja. Krunal Pandya providing support to Surya, hits a couple towards the fence! Score stands at 74/3 after 12 overs.
Not looking at all like the batting paradise it was expected to be. #MI need a strong finish here but have lost too many wickets— Harsha Bhogle (@bhogleharsha) April 3, 2019
Suryakumar gets down on one knee and puts the ball past the square-leg fence. MI are 64/3 after 11 overs
FOUR! Ravindra Jadeja pitches it straight, Krunal Pandya reverses his bat and pushes it towards backward square leg. The ball raced to the boundary.
TIME TO SEE IMRAN TAHIR'S CELEBRATIONS ONCE AGAIN! WOW! Yuvraj Singh slams a delivery straight at long-on. Ambati Rayudu takes a catch near to the boundary ropes. It looks like he has taken it cleanly. Yeah, he has. MI 50/3
WICKET! Skipper Rohit Sharma has edged a delivery to MS Dhoni. The umpire raises his fingers, and the skipper Rohit Sharma has to walk back, oh wait, is that a no ball? Has Ravindra Jadeja overstepped? No, it's look fine. MI 45/2