IPL 10, GL vs MI: Twitter goes 'Boom Raaaah' seeing Jasprit Bumrah's brilliant Super Over performance

Death overs's specialist Jasprit Bumrah produced one of the finest displays with the ball in the Indian Premier League history as Mumbai Indians nearly committed harakiri before edging out Gujarat Lions in a thrilling Super Over finish on Satuday.

By Zee Media Bureau | Updated: Apr 30, 2017, 10:41 AM IST
IPL 10, GL vs MI: Twitter goes 'Boom Raaaah' seeing Jasprit Bumrah's brilliant Super Over performance
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New Delhi: Death overs's specialist Jasprit Bumrah produced one of the finest displays with the ball in the Indian Premier League history as Mumbai Indians nearly committed harakiri before edging out Gujarat Lions in a thrilling Super Over finish on Satuday.

Witnessing Bumrah's heroics in a thrilling contest between Rohit Sharma-led Mumbai and Suresh Raina's Gujarat, Twitter went in a total meltdown after the game went down to last-over eliminator. ( GL vs MI - Match Report | As it happened)

Chasing a modest target of 154, Mumbai Indians were cruising along at 104 for 2 in 13 overs and then 127 for 4 in 16 overs. An inspired spell by James Faulkner (2/34) and Basil Thampi (3/29) coupled with Ravindra Jadeja's brilliance in the field saw Mumbai Indians nearly pull off a defeat from the jaws of victory, sending the match to a super over eliminator.

(With PTI inputs)