Kolkata Knight Riders won the match by 7 wickets in the 34th Match of the IPL.
The 34th Match of the Indian Premier League 2021 was played yesterday between Mumbai Indians and Kolkata Knight Riders at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi, in which Kolkata Knight Riders won the match by 7 wickets.
Kolkata Knight Riders won the toss and invited Mumbai Indians to bat first, Mumbai Indians batted first scored 155 runs after losing 6 wickets in predictable 20 overs, Mumbai Indians started the inning very brilliantly, Rohit Sharma and Quinton de Kock came to start the inning and gave a brilliant start with half-century partnership of 78 runs, the first wicket has gone for 78 runs, Rohit Sharma dismissed after scoring 33 runs in 30 balls, next batsman Suryakumar Yadav came to bat, and he dismissed very quickly just for 5 runs, followed by Ishan Kishan came to bat, after few moments the the third wicket has also gone for 106 runs, Quinton de Kock dismissed after playing a brillant half-century inning of 55 runs with the help of 3 sixes and 4 boundaries in 42 balls, next batsman Kieron Pollard came to bat, after few moments the fourth wicket has also gone in 119 runs, Ishan Kishan dismissed after scoring 14 runs in 13 balls, followed by Krunal Pandya came to bat, and played well with Kieron Pollard, the fifth wicket has gone for 149 runs, Kieron Pollard dismissed after scoring 21 runs in 15 balls, next batsman Saurabh Tiwary came to bat, meanwhile the sixth wicket has also gone in 149 runs, Krunal Pandya dismissed for 12 runs in 9 balls, after that Adam Milne came to bat, and he remains unbeaten for 1 run with Saurabh Tiwary, and Saurabh Tiwary also remains unbeaten for 5 runs in 2 balls, in this way, Mumbai Indians batted first after losing the toss scored 155 runs for the loss of 6 wickets in predectable 20 overs and set a target of 156 runs for Kolkata Knight Riders.
Kolkata Knight Riders bowlers performed very brilliantly, Lockie Ferguson and Prasidh Krishna took 2-2 wickets, and Sunil Narine got 1 wicket just for 20 runs.
Kolkata Knight Riders chasing 156 runs in the second inning achieved the target very easily by losing just 3 wickets in first ball of the 16th over, Kolkata Knight Riders also started the inning very brilliantly, Shubman Gill and Venkatesh Iyer came to bat, and gave a brilliant start with partnership of 40 runs, the first wicket has gone for 40 runs, Shubman Gill dismissed after scoring 13 runs in 9 balls, next batsman Rahul Tripathi came to bat, handled the inning and played a brilliant half-century partnership of 88 runs with Venkatesh Iyer, the second wicket has gone in 128 runs, Venkatesh Iyer dismissed after playing a brilliant quick half-century inning of 53 runs with the help of 3 sixes and 4 boundaries in just 30 balls, followed by Eoin Morgan came to bat, and he good strtke rotate with Rahul Tripathi, the third wicket has gone in 147 runs, Eoin Morgan dismissed just for 7 runs in 8 balls, followed by Nitish Rana came to bat, and he remains unbeaten for 5 runs with Rahul Tripathi, and Rahul Tripathi played a brilliant unbeaten quick half-century and victory inning of 74 runs with the help of 3 sixes and 8 boundaries in just 42 balls. In this way, Kolkata Knight Riders chasing 156 runs in the second inning achieved the target very easily by losing just 3 wickets in 15.1 overs and won the match by 7 wickets.
Mumbai Indians bowler Jasprit Bumrah took all 3 wickets for 43 runs in his spell.
Kolkata Knight Riders bowler Sunil Narine was selected as the Best Player of the Match, he performed very brilliant balling, took 1 wicket just for 20 runs in his spell.