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Hardik Pandya raises his bat …

The 47th match of the 12th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) was played at the Eden Gardens Stadium between Kolkata Knight Riders and Mumbai Indians. In this match, Kolkata beat Mumbai by 34 runs and kept their hopes of reaching the playoffs alive. Another side, Mumbai Indians will have to win their next match to reach the playoffs.

Kolkata Knight Riders scored 232 for 2 wickets in 20 overs, batting first after losing the toss in the match. For Kolkata, Andre Russell scored an unbeaten 80 off 40 balls, Shulman Gill scored 76 runs in 45 balls and Chris Lynn scored 54 off 29 balls. Rahul Chahar and Hardik Pandya’s took 1-1 for Mumbai Indians.


In reply, Mumbai Indians were not played a good at the start and they lost 5 wickets for 121 runs. But After this, Hardik Pandya played such a stormy inning, that time the match was towards Mumbai. But with the dismissal of Hardik, the hopes of Mumbai Indians were also broken. Hardik Pandya scored 91 runs in just 34 balls with 6 fours and 9 sixes.

He completed his fifty in 17 balls with the help of 7 sixes and 1 four, which is the fastest fiftieth in the 12th season of the IPL. Prior to Hardik, Rishabh Pant had the fifties in 18 balls. Apart from Hardik, no other batsman from Mumbai Indians could play better for a team.


Captain Rohit Sharma 12 and Quinton de Kock were out on zero. Evin Lewis (15), Suryakumar Yadav (26), Kieron Pollard (20) and Kieron Pollard (24) Chasing 233 runs, Mumbai Indians could score only 198 runs for 7 wickets in 20 overs. Barinder Sran and Rahul Chahar remained unbeaten on 3 and 1 respectively.

Sunil Narine, Harry Gurney, and Andre Russell took 2-2 wickets for Kolkata Knight Riders. Piyush Chawla’s got 1 wicket. Now Mumbai Indians had to face 7 wins and 5 losses in 12 matches of this IPL season and it is third in the table with 14 points. Kolkata Knight Riders got 5 wins and 7 losses in 12 matches of this IPL season.


Mumbai Indians stand-in captain Kieron Pollard’s sensational 83-run knock included three fours and 10 sixes

After a lot of controversy against KL Rahul. On Wednesday, he provided more evidence, on which he was moving as he put his head down and hit with a bat for playing a flawless inning so that Kings XI Punjab got an unbeaten 100 in 64 balls at 197/4.

The game was going through unexpected things because, on the pitch of the Wankhede stadium, stand-in captain Kieron Pollard started to hit everywhere, 83 runs in 31 balls with 10 sixes to win over opponents and put eclipse on the effort of Rahul.

When Pollard was out then match had on victory boundary, Mumbai needed four runs on four balls. Along with Rahul Chahar at the other end, Alzari Joseph succeeded to win the match and complete unexpected chase target.

Alzari support to Pollard for winning this match

Alzari was standing at the other end to help Kieron Pollard and for the 7th wicket, 54 runs in 3.4 overs for both of them. This partnership became the main turning point for the victory of Mumbai Indians. In the last two overs, Mumbai Indians needed 32 runs.

In the 19th over, Kieron Pollard hit two sixes and one four and scored 17 runs. After that, Mumbai was to score 15 runs in the last six balls. Kieron Pollard pulls the bat and hit six on the first ball of the last over and by chance, this ball was no ball. After this miracle, now Mumbai needed 8 runs in 6 balls to win.

After that, Pollard hit again the first ball for four. On the second ball, he was caught out at a boundary. Mumbai needed 4 runs in the last 4 balls to win. The third ball no run, Furth ball 1 run, fifth ball 1 run, last ball 2 runs. And this way, Mumbai Indians won the match.

IPL 2019, CSK V/S RR: Dhoni’s Glorious Innings, Cricket Legend Gave The Salute

Chennai Super Kings skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni (MS Dhoni) played an excellent inning of 75 not out in 46 balls against Rajasthan Royals bowling at the difficult pitch of Chepauk. Thanks to this innings of Dhoni, in the IPL match (IPL 2019), Chennai Super Kings defeated Rajasthan Royals by eight runs and won the third consecutive win.

Mahendra Singh Dhoni once again played the role of a troubleshooter and brought the team to 175 for five wickets. In reply, the Royals’ team could only score 167 runs in eight wickets, and it was their third consecutive defeat.

Here was a turning pitch in the last match, but in this match, it proved to be a different challenge for the batsman. In the beginning, this helped the fast bowlers

Dhoni’s spectacular inning:-

Mahendra Singh Dhoni scored 28 runs in the last over of Jaydev Unadkat, which was the third most expensive over of the history of the IPL. Chennai scored 60 runs in the last three overs. Dhoni hit four fours and four sixes in his innings and all sixes in the last over of Unadkat. Earlier, Suresh Raina (36) and Dhoni shared 61 runs for the fourth wicket. Dhoni also added 56 runs with West Indies Dwayne Bravo.

There was a lot of reactions from the Cricket world on the glorious innings of Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Cricket legends gave Dhoni a salute in his own style.

Match reversed after first inning’s 10th over

Let’s say that the trio of fast bowlers of Rajasthan Royals, Jofra Archer, Dhawal Kulkarni, and Ben Stokes have disciplined bowling. They dismissed Chennai’s top three batsmen with just 29 runs in the Powerplay. After this, Dhoni and Raina came to the crease. Both of them kept moving ahead with good runs.

Chennai’s score was just 55 runs in 10 overs and seven were hit. After that Suresh Raina and Mahendra Singh Dhoni opened their hands and pulled the team out of the crisis.

Imran Tahir, Purple Cap Holder: I am feeling great, I am very proud. There was dew in the ground; I tried to use my experience but the ball was really wet. I am very happy this is always the nerves. In the First match, I dropped a catch, so I did not want to repeat the mistake. Every catch is a difficult one. This is my passion and respect for the game. I do not want to take anything. Whenever I am playing, I try to contribute to my team.


IPL 2019: Delhi Capitals’ Win Over Kolkata Knight Riders

The match of Saturday, which was played between Delhi Capitals and Kolkata Knight Riders in Delhi on March 30, was very interesting. Delhi Capitals beat Knight Riders in Super Over. There was a lot of discussion of the batting of Prithvi Shaw and Andre Russell and the bowling of Kagiso Rabada and Kuldeep Yadav in the match.

Kolkata Knight Riders made a score of 61/5 in 9.1 overs against Delhi capitals on Saturday evening, reaching 185/8 in the 20th over. That’s probably not an unknown attempt in the world of T20 cricket. At one place of 43 balls and 95 runs, Russell and Captain Dinesh Karthik broke many myths about batting in T20 cricket.

Super over Match: – It Happened

Prithvi  Shaw, Shreyas Iyer, and Rishabh Pant, the next generation of Indian batting, which was prepared in the Delhi franchise, the performances of both Kartik and Russell were almost identical, which attacked the last end of the inning at the end of the match. After finishing at Delhi 185/6, to save 10 runs in Super Over, Much to the home team’s joy, Kagiso Rabada played in the right yorker.

When Kagiso Rabada was handed over to the super-overs by the Delhi capitals, his mind had a simple plan – to bowl six yorkers to prevent 10 runs.

Even though he did not succeed in his first delivery, due to which Andre Russell had sent out the first ball, he took the other five deliveries to the target, as a result, Kolkata Knight Riders stopped at 1 and 7 and Delhi won the match.

Prithvi Shaw Missed A Century In The Youngest Of The IPL With 1 Run

Prithvi Shaw missed out on making history on Saturday because he was out of the match at the score of 99 in the Ferozeshah Kotla against Kolkata Knight Riders. Chasing a challenging target of 186, Prithvi Shaw played 99 runs in 55 balls.

After Shreyas Iyer’s wicket fell, Shaw got off to bat in Super Over but did not face any ball.

If Prithvi Shaw became involved in its first IPL century, then in 19 years and 142 days, in the history of the league, the youngest player to become a hundred. Sunrisers Hyderabad batsman Manish Pandey has the youngest record of putting the century in 19 years and 25 days in IPL.

In 19 over, It was a heart-breaking moment for Delhi’s capitals because Shaw missed a century from one run.


During the ninth match of the ongoing 12th season of the Indian Premier League between Kings XI Punjab and Mumbai Indians in Mohali, Kings XI Punjab defeated Mumbai Indians and won their second IPL match in 2019.

Punjab’s openers Lokesh Rahul and Chris Gayle (40) for chasing the target of 177 runs, gave their team a positive start by playing in an innings of 53 runs. While Gayle played quick but fire inning, after the wicket of Gayle it was Rahul who chased the target and played a complete inning of Punjab.

While not out until the end, Rahul scored 71 * (57) and scored with the help of six fours and a six. Due to the low strike rate, the right-handed batsman got a lot of shock in the beginning. Mayank Agarwal scored 43 runs in 21 balls before he handed a catch to Krunal Pandya in his own over. This is Punjab’s second win.

Earlier, Mumbai Indians finished at 176/7 in their 20 over quota. At one time, Mumbai was looking closer to 200. But due to falling wickets at regular intervals, the run rate had slowed down and they ended at less than their expectations. Quinton de Kock remained the star of the visitors because he made his first half-century for Mumbai and the seventh overall. Left-handed batsman out for 60 runs

After Gayle’s dismissal, KXIP were in pressure or not?

Gayle got out to give his team a good score. For which, Rohit gave a lucky chance to the Krunal. Mayank came at number three and played a gem game.

At that time, Rahul was struggling, but Mayank ensured that there was no pressure on his partner. And when Mayank was dismissed, Rahul took complete control after these proceedings. He stayed till the end and gave Punjab his second win.