Team Mumbai led by Rohit Sharma defeated Hyderabad led by Bhuvneshwar Kumar in the nineteenth match of the 12th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad on Saturday.
Here are the highlights:
# Mumbai win by 40 runs!
# 2 wickets in Joseph's final over as the youngster dismisses Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Siddharth Kaul off the fourth delivery of the over, to record the best figures ever recorded in IPL history!
# Alzarri Joseph to bowl his final over!
# Siddharth Kaul is the new man in!
# Wicket! Mohammad Nabi dismissed for 11 runs off 14 deliveries in a similar manner as Rashid Khan's dismissal, with Nabi edging a short delivery to Rohit Sharma who makes no mistakes. Hyderabad 90/8 (16.4 overs)
# Need 48 runs from 24 deliveries with Bumrah set to bowl his third over!
# Bhuvneshwar Kumar is the new man in!
# Wicket! 4 wickets for Alzarri Joseph as the Windies bowler delivers a short, fast delivery to Rashid Khan, with the all-rounder handing a return catch to the bowler.
# Rashid Khan is the new man in!
# Wicket! Hooda departs for 20 off 23 deliveries in an over which had yielded just four runs to the Hyderabad total. The batsman fails to negotiate a swinging delivery with the ball going on to hit the stumps off an inside edge. Hyderabad 88/6 (15.4 overs)
# Alzarri Joseph to bowl his third over of the innings with a required run rate of over 10!
# Six off the final delivery, Hyderabad 84/5 (15 overs)
# Two runs from four deliveries so far, with Mohammad Nabi on strike!
# Jasprit Bumrah to bowl his second over, with 61 runs needed off 36 deliveries!
# 7 runs and a wicket off the over, Hyderabad 68/5 (12 overs)
# Muhammad Nabi is the new batsman in!
# Wicket! Yusuf Pathan departs for a duck off 4 deliveries as the batsman attempts to go for a sweep shot, handing a catch to Ishan Kishan off a top-edge! Hyderabad 62/5 (11.2 overs)
# Rahul Chahar to bowl his third over of the innings!
# 2 runs and a wicket off the over, Hyderabad 61/4 (11 overs)
# Yusuf Pathan is the new batsman in!
# Wicket! Pandey departs for 16 runs off 21 deliveries as the batsman hits the ball straight into the hands of skipper Rohit Sharma at mid-wicket. Hyderabad 61/4 (10.3 overs)
# Jason Behendroff to bowl his third over!
# 5 runs from the over. Hyderabad 59/3 (10 overs)
# Krunal Pandya to bowl his second over!
# 7 runs off the over, with Hyderabad needing 83 runs in 66 deliveries!
# Hardik Pandya into the attack!
# 4 runs off the over as Hooda and Pandey continue to pick singles steadily. Hyderabad 47/3 (8 overs)
# Krunal Pandya into the attack!
# 4 runs and a wicket off the over, Hyderabad 43/3 (7 overs)
# Deepak Hooda is the new man in!
# Wicket! Vijay Shankar departs for 5 runs off 9 deliveries as he attempts to go for a pull shot, handing a top-edge to Hardik Pandya. Hyderabad 42/3 (6.5 overs)
# Joseph to bowl his second over!
# 6 runs off the over, marking the end of the powerplay as Pollard drops a top-edge from Manish Pandey. Hyderabad 39/2 (6 overs)
# Rahul Chahar to bowl his second over!
# Wicket maiden for Alzarri Joseph in his first ever over bowled in the IPL, who is further backed by some excellent fielding. Hyderabad 33/2 (5 overs)
# Manish Pandey is the new man in!
# Wicket! Joseph dismisses Warner off the first delivery of the over with a seaming delivery which goes on to hit the stumps off an inside edge. Hyderabad 33/2 (4.1 overs)
# Alzarri Joseph into the attack!
# Vijay Shankar is the new man in!
# Wicket! Rahul Chahar strikes with the dismissal of Bairstow who departs for a 10 ball 16 off the fifth delivery which turns, resulting in an edge to Jasprit Bumrah. Hyderabad 33/1 (3.4 overs)
# Warner smashes a boundary off the second delivery of the over, directing the ball between short fine leg and square leg.
# Rahul Chahar into the attack!
# Bairstow follows it up with a boundary off the fifth and final delivery of the over, smashing the short delivery over mid-wicket and long-off. Hyderabad 27/0 (3 overs)
# Boundary off the first delivery as Warner scores a boundary off a delivery bowled at the pads!
# Behendroff to bowl his second over!
# 6 runs off the over, Hyderabad 14/0 (2 overs)
# Jasprit Bumrah to bowl the second over!
# Jason Behendroff to bowl the opening over!
# Hyderabad openers David Warner and Jonny Bairstow have made their way down to the crease and are set to begin the chase!
# Hyderabad need 137 runs to win!
# Kieron Pollard finishes on 46 off 26 deliveries as the Windies batsman scores a boundary off the final delivery following a fielding error!
# Six off the fifth delivery of the over, as Muhammad Nabi spills a catch with the ball going over the ropes!
# Boundary off the first delivery as Pollard reaches 32 off 21 deliveries!
# Bhuvneshwar Kumar to bowl the final over of the innings!
# Single off the final delivery. Mumbai 117/7 (19 overs)
# Pollard smashes the third six of the over off the free-hit!
# No-ball called for the fourth delivery with a free hit coming up!
# 12 runs from the first three deliveries as Pollard smashes sixes off the first and third delivery!
# Siddharth Kaul to bowl his final over!
# Alzarri Joseph is the new man in!
# Wicket! Rahul Chahar departs for 10 runs off 7 deliveries, as the batsman attempts to go for a big hit, edging the ball to wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow.
# Boundary off the third delivery of the over as Chahar cuts the ball to third man off a slow delivery!
# Bhuvneshwar Kumar to bowl his third over of the innings!
# 12 runs from the over, Mumbai 92/6 (17 overs)
# Rahul Chahar is the new man in!
# Wicket! Hardik Pandya perishes in search of another big hit with the batsman handing a catch to Vijay Shankar on the boundary ropes off a turning delivery.
# Six off the first delivery as Hardik Pandya smashes the flighted delivery over long-on!
# Rashid Khan to bowl his final over!
# 3 runs from the remaining four deliveries as Sandeep Sharma deceives Pandya with a knuckle-ball! Mumbai 80/5 (16 overs)
# Singles off the first two deliveries as Pollard punches the ball down the ground!
# Singles off the final two deliveries as Pollard hits the ball to mid-wicket. Mumbai 75/5 (15 overs)
# Just a single off the first four deliveries as Rashid Khan deceives the batsmen with his variations!
# Rashid Khan to bowl his third over of the innings!
# Time for the second strategic timeout!
# Single off the fifth delivery and sixth deliveries, making it 5 runs from the over. Mumbai 72/5 (14 overs)
# 3 runs off the first three deliveries as Pandya and Pollard struggle to score off Kaul's seaming deliveries!
# Siddharth Kaul to bowl his third over of the innings!
# Hardik Pandya is the next batsman in!
# Dot ball and a wicket off the next two deliveries as Ishan Kishan and Kieron Pollard fail to communicate effectively, with the former walking back to the pavilion for a 21 ball 17.
# Single off the second delivery as Pollard takes a single to hand the strike back to Ishan Kishan!
# No runs off the first delivery as Pollard defends the ball back to the bowler!
# Rashid Khan to bowl his second over!
# 3 runs and a wicket off the over. Mumbai 64/4 (12 overs)
# Kieron Pollard is the new man in!
# Wicket! Krunal Pandya dismissed for 6 runs off 13 deliveries as the all-rounder hands a catch to wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow off a top-edge, following a sharp bouncer. Mumbai 63/4 (11.4 overs)
# Siddharth Kaul to bowl his second over!
# Mumbai 61/3 (11 overs) as Nabi concedes four runs off his final over, with Rashid Khan introduced into the attack. Rashid concedes 9 runs off his first over, following a boundary by Ishan Kishan off the final delivery.
# 6 runs and a wicket off the over, as Kishan smashes a boundary off the fifth delivery. Mumbai 48/3 (9 overs)
# Time for the strategic timeout!
# Wicket! Quinton de Kock dismissed for 19 runs off 18 deliveries as Deepak Hooda completes a second catch following an attempted big-hit by the batsman without proper timing. Mumbai 43/3 (8.2 overs)
# Siddharth Kaul to bowl his first over of the innings!
# 4 runs off the over as Kishan and de Kock pick singles, directing the ball towards short mid-wicket, deep backward square leg and behind square.
# Muhammad Nabi to bowl his third over!
# 6 runs and a wicket off the over, Mumbai 28/2 (5 overs)
# Ishan Kishan is the new batsman in!
# Wicket! Suryakumar Yadav dismissed for 7 runs off 8 deliveries as the batsmen misses the ball while looking to play a slog shot, resulting in a lbw decision.
# 2 runs off the next four deliveries as Sandeep Sharma makes steady variations in the line and length making it difficult for the Suryakumar Yadav to score freely.
# Boundary off the first delivery as Suryakumar Yadav smashes a boundary down the ground!
# Sandeep Sharma to bowl his second over of the innings!
# 3 runs and a wicket off the over, as Yadav hits the ball towards backward square leg for a single off the final delivery! Mumbai 22/1 (4 overs)
# Suryakumar Yadav is the new batsman in!
# Wicket! Rohit departs for 11 runs off 14 deliveries as the opener attempts to go for a big hit off the toe end of the bat, with Deepak Hooda completing the catch. Mumbai 21/1 (3.4 overs)
# 2 runs off the first three deliveries as the spinner generates turn off the wicket, making it difficult for the batsman to play their shots!
# Mohammad Nabi into the attack!
# 18 runs off the second and third over bowled by Sandeep Sharma and Bhuvneshwar Kumar. Sharma smashes the first six off the innings off the second delivery of the 2nd over, smashing the ball over deep square leg. De Kock further backs it up with a six off Kumar's second over making it 9 runs apiece off the two overs. Mumbai 19/0 (3 overs)
# A single off the opening over of the clash comprising of four consecutive dot deliveries. Bhuvneshwar Kumar goes for a review off the fifth delivery with the decision in favour of Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma. Siddharth Kaul further failed to complete a catch following a top-edge off the final delivery. Mumbai 1/0 (1 over)
# Bhuvneshwar Kumar will bowl the opening over of the clash!
# Mumbai openers Rohit Sharma and Quinton de Kock have made their way down to the pitch!
# Kane Williamson is set to miss out for Hyderabad with Bhuvneshwar Kumar set to lead the side in his absence!
# Alzarri Joseph is set to make his debut for Mumbai in the absence of Lasith Malinga!
# Ishan Kishan has been included in the Mumbai side in place of Yuvraj Singh!
# Team Hyderabad: David Warner, Jonny Bairstow(w), Vijay Shankar, Manish Pandey, Deepak Hooda, Yusuf Pathan, Mohammad Nabi, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar(c), Sandeep Sharma, Siddarth Kaul
# Team Mumbai: Quinton de Kock(w), Rohit Sharma(c), Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Jason Behrendorff, Rahul Chahar, Alzarri Joseph, Jasprit Bumrah
# Hyderabad have won the toss and opted to field!
# Mumbai will be missing out on the presence of Lasith Malinga!
# Just a few minutes to go for the toss!
# Team Hyderabad registered victory by a margin of five wickets against Delhi in their last game while Mumbai emerged victorious over defending champions Chennai!
Jonny Bairstow will be keen to continue his run riot and keep the Team Hyderabad juggernaut rolling against a Mumbai side that is getting into the groove after an up-and-down start, in their IPL match on Saturday.
Currently holding the top spot in the points table with three back-to-back victories, Hyderabad would not like to spare an inch against Mumbai, lying at sixth place, with two wins and as many losses from four outings.
However, Mumbai will take heart from the fact that they defeated defending champions Chennai, their first loss in four games, in the last match.
Hyderabad: David Warner, Jonny Bairstow, Manish Pandey, Deepak Hooda, Shakib Al Hasan, Vijay Shankar, Yusuf Pathan, Rashid Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Sandeep Sharma, Siddarth Kaul, Kane Williamson, Martin Guptill, Ricky Bhui, Shreevats Goswami, Wriddhiman Saha, Shahbaz Nadeem, Mohammad Nabi, Abhishek Sharma, Basil Thampi, Billy Stanlake.
Mumbai: Rohit Sharma (capt), Jasprit Bumrah, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Yuvraj Singh, Kieron Pollard, Lasith Malinga, Rahul Chahar, Ben Cutting, Pankaj Jaiswal, Ishan Kishan, Siddhesh Lad, Evin Lewis, Mayank Markande, Mitchell McClenaghan, Alzarri Joseph, Jason Behrendorff, Anukul Roy, Rasikh Salam, Anmolpreet Singh, Barinder Sran, Aditya Tare, Suryakumar Yadav, Jayant Yadav, Quinton de Kock.
(With PTI Inputs)