IPL 2021: Faf du Plessis’ 50 took him to the second place within the listing of high scorers this season.© BCCI/IPL
Kieron Pollard performed an innings for the ages as he single-handedly carried Mumbai Indians to their highest successful chase in the IPL of 219 for six towards Chennai Super Kings in Delhi on Saturday. Studded with 6 fours and eight sixes, Pollard’s 87* off 34 was the game-changing innings in a match that see-sawed till the final ball. With two wanted to win off the ultimate supply, Pollard and Dhawal Kulkarni scampered for the second to seal the deal for Mumbai. The recreation had different excessive scorers too. Faf du Plessis, who made 50 off 28, made positive factors within the race to the Orange Cap. With this win, Mumbai are fourth on the desk with eight factors from seven matches whereas CSK nonetheless high the desk with 10 factors.
IPL 2021 Points Table
With CSK sitting fairly on the high of the desk with 10 factors and the best web run fee, Mumbai’s win did extra for themselves than dent CSK’s marketing campaign. Delhi Capitals (10 factors) and Royal Challengers (10 factors) are positioned second and third respectively.
SunRisers Hyderabad languish on the backside whereas Kolkata Knight Riders (sixth) and Rajasthan Royals (seventh) are tied on factors (four factors) however separated by web run fee. Punjab Kings are fifth with 6 factors.
Race For Orange Cap
KL Rahul nonetheless owns the Orange Cap with 331 runs from seven matches. Faf du Plessis narrowed the hole between himself and Rahul and he now sits second with 320 runs. Shikhar Dhawan (311 runs), Prithvi Shaw (269) and Rohit Sharma (250) make the highest 5.
Race For Purple Cap
Harshal Patel has the Purple Cap with 17 wickets from seven video games. Avesh Khan is second on the listing with 13 scalps and Rahul Chahar is positioned third with 11 wickets. Chris Morris is fourth with 11 wickets however a better economic system fee than Chahar and Rashid Khan is fifth with 9 wickets.
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