Mumbai Indians poor run in IPL 2022 is continuing further as Lucknow Super Giants beat them by 36 runs to hand 8th consecutive loss. KL Rahul scored his second century of IPL 2023 and Krunal Pandya took 3 wickets in LSG big victory.
Chasing a target of 169 runs MI could reach only 132/8 and lost the match by 36 runs. Rohit Sharma’s poor form continued as he scored 39 runs off 31 deliveries. Ishan Kishan failed once again miserably as he scored 8 runs off 20 balls. Tilak Varma was the lone warrior in middle order as he scored 38 runs while Kieron Pollard scored 19 runs.
Krunal Pandya ex-MI allrounder took 3 wickets for just 19 runs from his 4 overs while Chameera, Holder, Bishnoi & Badoni took 1 wickets each.
Earlier, after winning the toss, MI skipper Rohit Sharma invited LSG to bat first. MI made no changes to the playing 11 while LSG bring Mohsin Khan in place of Avesh Khan. KL Rahul once again anchored the LSG batting lineup throughout the innings.
Jasprit Bumrah dismissed Quinton de Kock early on but Manish Pandey scored 22 runs off 22 balls. KL Rahul reached his half-century off 37 balls as LSG kept losing wickets at the other end. After Manish Pandey, Marcus Stoinis & Krunal Pandya were also dismissed in quick succession.
KL Rahul kept going strong at the other end with good support from Deepak Hooda & Ayush Badoni. Rahul reached his 2nd century of IPL 2022 in 61 balls as LSG posted a total of 168/6.
With the victory Lucknow Super Giants jumped to 4th place in IPL Points table with 10 points from 8 matches. Mumbai Indians are reeling at the bottom of the points table with 8 consecutive losses in as many matches.
KL Rahul was declared as Player of the Match for his incredible century knock which helped his team post a competitive total.
IPL 2022 – Match 37 – MI vs LSG Scorecard
|Match 37 – MI vs LSG|
|1||Lucknow Super Giants (LSG)||168/6 (20 Overs)|
|2||Mumbai Indians (MI)||132/8 (20 Overs)|
|Result||Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) won by 36 runs|
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