Mumbai Indians (MI) took on Gujarat Titans (MI) in Match 57 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 on the Wankhede Stadium on Friday the place the hosts registered a powerful triumph.
Put in to bat, Mumbai acquired off to an ideal begin, with their opening duo of Rohit Sharma and Ishan Kishan including 61 runs within the first six overs. Nevertheless, Rashid Khan eliminated each the batters to scale back MI to 78/2.
Earlier than GT might capitalise additional, Suryakumar Yadav, got here up with a counter assault and demolished GT’s bowling unit. Surya took GT bowlers to the cleaners en path to his first century within the cash-rich league. The precise-handed batter performed a powerful innings of 103 off simply 49 balls, which included 11 fours and 6 sixes. Mumbai ultimately completed at 218/5 in 20 overs.
In response, the Titans acquired off to a poor begin, shedding their opening batsman Wriddhiman Saha early. Shubman Gill and Hardik Pandya additionally didn’t make an affect, leaving Gujarat Titans struggling at 21/3. Vijay Shankar and David Miller steadied the innings with a 60-run partnership, but it surely wasn’t sufficient because the required run charge saved climbing.
Rashid, nonetheless, saved GT within the sport and performed a splendid knock of 79 runs off simply 32 balls, hitting 3 fours and 10 sixes. Nevertheless, it was too little too late as Gujarat fell in need of the goal by 27 runs. For Mumbai, Akash Madhwal was the choose of the bowlers, taking 3 wickets for 31 runs in his 4 overs. Piyush Chawla and Kumar Kartikeya additionally picked up 2 wickets every.
Right here is how Twitter reacted:
— Yuzvendra Chahal (@yuzi_chahal) Could 12, 2023
He by no means ceases to amaze me! @surya_14kumar hits these boundaries & you begin questioning how he manages to tug off these mind-boggling strokes. That sliced six over the third-man area was so particular! A genius batter at his greatest, a Supreme knock from Suryakumar! 👏#MIvGT… pic.twitter.com/RQVk4Ut8qr
— Mithali Raj (@M_Raj03) Could 12, 2023
— Jhulan Goswami (@JhulanG10) Could 12, 2023
— Aaron Finch (@AaronFinch5) Could 12, 2023
— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) Could 12, 2023
By no means seen a batter like him. What a participant and what an excellent 💯 by SKY. Nobody can match his pictures. Take a bow champ🙇♂️ @surya_14kumar #GTvMI #SuryakumarYadav #IPL2023 pic.twitter.com/X6L7ASAkJu
— Vinay Kumar R (@Vinay_Kumar_R) Could 12, 2023
Properly bowled @rashidkhan_19 however @surya_14kumar batting on a unique planet ! Unbelievable hitting ! Jahan dil Kare wahan 👏 what a 💯 however sport on !! Not simple to defend at wankhade stadium #GTvMI
— Yuvraj Singh (@YUVSTRONG12) Could 12, 2023
— Munaf Patel (@munafpa99881129) Could 12, 2023
— S.Badrinath (@s_badrinath) Could 12, 2023
Bowler’s nightmare #sky
— Irfan Pathan (@IrfanPathan) Could 12, 2023
— Lasith Malinga (@malinga_ninety9) Could 12, 2023
Centurions for MI in IPL:
— Bharath Seervi (@SeerviBharath) Could 12, 2023
Take a bow, @surya_14kumar ! His maiden IPL ton, and in simply 49 balls – an absolute masterclass in batting. MI has set a aggressive 218. Can they defend this towards a charged up GT? #IPL2023 #MIvGT
— Yusuf Pathan (@iamyusufpathan) Could 12, 2023
MUMBAI INDIANS MOVES TO THIRD IN THE POINTS TABLE.
MI ARE CLOSE TO THE PLAY-OFFS. pic.twitter.com/INGyK6BtC3
— Johns. (@CricCrazyJohns) Could 12, 2023
— CricketTimes.com (@CricketTimesHQ) Could 12, 2023
TAKE A BOW, RASHID KHAN…!!
A determine of 4/30 within the first innings when the crew scored 218.
79* (32) with 3 fours and 10 sixes when most of his teammates struggled to attain runs.
– That is merely loopy! One of many biggest performances in a shedding trigger. pic.twitter.com/XFEOEMDmz1
— Mufaddal Vohra (@mufaddal_vohra) Could 12, 2023
🤌🏽🔥🤌🏽🔥 Surya is solely sublime- one other stage altogether! @surya_14kumar .
Delighted to see the OG @piyushchawla making clutch contributions all through this event! ☝🏽
Younger weapons having their say & the Mumbai Indians are motoring! ✊🏽
Crew effort from…
— Ranveer Singh (@RanveerOfficial) Could 12, 2023
— Vinesh Prabhu (@vlp1994) Could 12, 2023
🛐❤️🔥💥🔥SURYA BHAI 🔥💥❤️🔥🛐
— Rõy 🌶️ (@dark_fantasy7) Could 12, 2023
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