Jos Buttler’s Heroics Knock Take Rajasthan To Win Over MI – Match 47 – MI vs RR
Opener Jos Buttler played another magnificent knock and power Rajasthan Royals to an emphatic win against Mumbai Indians at Wankhede Stadium in the match no. 47 of IPL 2018. Wow, what a shot made by Jos Buttler in this run chase as he made unbeaten 94 runs and hitting his 5th consecutive fifty in the IPL, equaling Virendra Sehwag’s record. With this win, RR move to the fifth position on the VIVO IPL points table. To chase a target of 168, Butler was well supported by captain Ajinkya Rahane, who made 37 runs. After Rahane’s wicket, Sanju Samson supported Butler as well. By the last few overs, Royals had created a nail-biting moment for their fans, Samson was trying to make some positive impacts on the net run rate, but he had dismissed for 26. After that, Buttler hit a powerful shot of six as he goes big over cow corner and made great winning momentum over MI by 7 wickets.
On the other hand, Mumbai Indians were off to a good start as opener Evin Lewis and Suryakumar Yadav made the full use of powerplay and scored 51 runs. MI were 79-0 after 9, Rohit Sharma scored a golden duck once again. Evin Lewis scored a brilliant 60. Ishan Kishan and Krunal Pandya failed to impress. However, Hardik Pandya’s cameo of 36 helped MI put up 168-6 on the board. Rajasthan fielders did drop a few sitters in the field. Samson took a blinder of a catch. Archer bowled decently and took 2 wickets. Anyway, finally Royals made their day as perfect victory win over MI.
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Courtesy – IPLT20.com, BCCI