Dubai: In the IPL match played against Mumbai Indians on Sunday, Chennai Super Kings (CSK) batsman Dwayne Bravo rained sixes indiscriminately as soon as he arrived. Seeing the fast batting of Dwayne Bravo, the bowlers of Mumbai Indians could not understand anything and the match slipped from their eyes. Mumbai Indians bowlers were seen saving themselves from Dwayne Bravo’s spit.
Dwayne Bravo hits six sixes
Dwayne Bravo scored 23 runs in 8 balls with the help of 3 sixes and changed the whole picture of the match. At one point CSK’s 4 wickets fell for 24 runs, but after that Ravindra Jadeja and Rituraj Gaikwad took over the innings. Jadeja played an innings of 26 runs off 33 balls and later Dwayne Bravo blasted again. Bravo played an important role in taking the team’s score beyond 150 runs by scoring 23 runs in just 8 balls. Gaikwad and Bravo batted stormy in the last minute, which stunned the Mumbai bowlers.
Mumbai bowlers were seen escaping from Bravo’s hut
Bravo and Gaikwad scored 24 runs in Trent Boult’s over in the 19th over of the innings, in which Bravo hit two sixes and Gaikwad hit one six. After this, Bravo was out in the 20th over but Gaikwad continued to score runs fast. CSK scored 15 runs in the last over. Especially on the last ball of Bumrah, the way Rituraj Gaikwad hit a six on the leg side by hitting a sweep, he won the hearts of the fans.
Bravo took Chennai out of trouble
Dhoni’s team initially looked helpless in front of Mumbai’s sharp bowling and for a moment it seemed as if CSK would not be able to bat for the entire 20 overs. However, opener Rituraj Gaikwad remained at one end and kept trying to cross the sinking ship of CSK. After the dismissal of Ravindra Jadeja, CSK’s score was 105 for 5 in 16.4 overs. Then Dwayne Bravo of West Indies came out to bat and whatever happened after that Mumbai Indians captain Kieron Pollard would like to forget. Dwayne Bravo gave life to CSK’s batting by hitting 3 consecutive sixes one after the other.
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Bravo created a ruckus
Bravo hit 1 six off Adam Milne’s ball and 2 consecutive sixes off Trent Boult’s balls. CSK team won the toss and decided to bat first. Batting first, CSK scored 156 runs for the loss of 6 wickets thanks to Rituraj Gaikwad’s unbeaten 88. Let us tell you that Mumbai captain Rohit Sharma was not playing in this match. In place of Rohit Sharma, Mumbai is being captained by West Indies captain Kieron Pollard. Apart from Rohit Sharma, all-rounder Hardik Pandya was also not playing in this match.
Chennai won the match
Chennai Super Kings scored 156 for six in 20 overs on the back of Gaikwad’s unbeaten 88. Chasing the target, Mumbai’s team could manage only 136 runs for eight wickets in 20 overs despite Saurabh Tiwary’s unbeaten 50 runs off 40 balls with the help of five fours. For Chennai, Dwayne Bravo took three wickets and Deepak Chahar took two wickets while Josh Hazlewood and Shardul Thakur took one wicket each.