Delhi spinner Axar Patel performed amazingly, taking 3 wickets for just 21 runs in 4 overs. (AFP)
MI vs DC: On the small ground of Sharjah, the team of Mumbai Indians could only manage 129 runs for 8 wickets in 20 overs and Delhi got a target of 130 runs to win. Suryukmar Yadav scored the most runs for Mumbai, who contributed 33 runs in 26 balls with 2 fours and 2 sixes. Delhi spinner Axar Patel took 3 wickets.
New Delhi. Record 5-time champion Mumbai Indians batsmen could not do anything special against Delhi Capitals in IPL-2021 and the team could only score 129 runs for 8 wickets at Sharjah ground. Suryukmar Yadav scored the most runs for Mumbai, who contributed 33 runs in 26 balls with 2 fours and 2 sixes. At the same time, Delhi spinner Axar Patel took 3 wickets for 21 runs.
Delhi captain Rishabh Pant won the toss and decided to bowl first. Mumbai got the initial blow in the second over of the innings and captain Rohit Sharma (7) was caught by Avesh Khan at the hands of Kagiso Rabada. Quinton de Kock (19) hit 1 four and 1 six in 18 balls, which was made a victim by Axar Patel. Akshar then sent Suryukmar Yadav and Saurabh Tiwari to the pavilion as well. Mumbai got the fifth blow on the team score of 87 in the form of Kieran Pollard, who was bowled by Enrique Norkhia.