In the fifth match of IPL 2020, Mumbai Indians made a great comeback in the tournament by defeating Kolkata Knight Riders by 49 runs. Batting first after losing the toss, Mumbai scored 195 runs at the loss of 5 wickets. In response, KKR’s team could manage only 146 runs after losing 9 wickets in 20 overs.
Mumbai Indians did not start well. In the second over, wicket-keeper batsman returned to the pavilion after scoring only 1 run. Shivam Mavi made D Kok his victim.
Batting first after losing the toss against KKR, Mumbai Indians scored 196 runs at the loss of 5 wickets. Captain Rohit Sharma scored the highest 80 runs for Mumbai. Rohit faced 50 balls during his innings, scoring 3 fours and 6 sixes. Apart from Rohit Sharma, Suryakumar Yadav scored 47 runs in 28 balls with the help of 6 fours and a six. Saurabh Tiwary scored 21 runs in 13 balls with the help of 1 four and a six. Hardik Pandya scored 18 runs in 13 balls with the help of 2 fours and sixes.
KKR’s team started off chasing Mumbai Indians target of 196 runs did not start well. In the third over of the second innings, Shubman Gill fell to Bolt for only 7 runs. At this time KKR’s score was 18 runs in 3 overs at the loss of one wicket. The team has received a third setback as captain Dinesh Karthik. Karthik scored 30 runs in 23 balls with the help of 5 fours before being dismissed. At this time KKR’s score was 72 for three in 11 overs.
KKR’s team has got the fourth blow after chasing the huge target of 196 runs by Mumbai Indians. After Karthik’s dismissal, Nitish Rana was also out for 24 off 18 balls with the help of two fours and a six off Pollard. Earlier, Karthik scored 30 runs in 23 balls with the help of 5 fours. At this time, KKR’s score is 79 for 4 wickets in 12 overs.
KKR’s team received the 7th blow. Nikhil Naik became the victim of Bolt after scoring 1 run. At this time, KKR’s score is 118 for 7 wickets in 17 overs. And after this team was not able to chase the score and got defeated by Mumbai Indians.
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