KL Rahul smashed an unbeaten half-century to take Punjab Kings (PBKS) defeat Mumbai Indians (MI) in Match 17 of the continuing Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 season, on the MA Chidambaram Stadium on Friday. PBKS received by 9 wickets, and in addition climbed to fifth place within the league standings. Chasing a goal of 132 runs, Rahul scored 60 off 52 runs to assist Punjab attain 132 for one in 17.4 overs. Rahul’s knock consisted of three fours and three sixes. He fashioned a match-winning partnership with Chris Gayle, who scored an unbeaten knock of 43 runs in 35 balls filled with 5 fours and two sixes. Spinner Rahul Chahar took a wicket for Mumbai, in an in any other case poor outing for his or her bowlers. Earlier, MI wrapped up their innings at 131 for six in 20 overs, with captain Rohit Sharma registering a half-century (63 off 52 balls). Suryakumar Yadav additionally made a noteworthy contribution with 33 runs off 27 balls. Ravi Bishnoi and Mohammed Shami had been in prime type for PBKS, taking two wickets every. In the meantime, Deepak Hooda and Arshdeep Singh registered a dismissal every. After the defeat, MI are only a place larger than PBKS stage on factors, however with a greater web run charge.
IPL 2021 Factors Desk
With eight factors from 4 video games, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) are on prime of the IPL 2021 Factors Desk, and are but to be overwhelmed. With MI in fourth place, Chennai Tremendous Kings (CSK) and Delhi Capitals (DC) are second and third positions respectively.
Earlier than their win over MI, PBKS had been in a three-match dropping streak. In fifth place with 4 factors from 5 video games, Punjab are adopted by SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) in sixth place after 4 fixtures. Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Rajasthan Royals (RR) are seventh and eighth respectively after 4 video games.
Race For Orange Cap
Having scored probably the most runs final 12 months, Rahul climbed to second place within the Orange Cap race, with 221 runs in 5 video games. Rohit Sharma, who additionally scored a half-century in Match 17, is in third place with 201 runs from 5 matches. Shikhar Dhawan remains to be in pole place with 231 runs from 4 fixtures.
Dashing RCB all-rounder Glenn Maxwell and SRH’s Jonny Bairstow occupy fourth and fifth positions respectively.
Race For Purple Cap
Rahul Chahar did not have a very good outing for MI in Match 17, however he ended the evening with a wicket. The India worldwide is in second place within the Purple Cap race with 9 wickets from 5 video games. Harshal Patel leads the pack with 12 wickets.
Deepak Chahar, Avesh Khan and Andre Russell are in third, fourth and fifth positions respectively.