- MI woes don’t end at their 5 losing streak, their skipper, Rohit Sharma, has been fined ₹ 24 lakh for having a slow over rate in this match
- Punjab Kings Win By 12 Runs
- Mumbai Indians lost to Punjab Kings in Pune on Wednesday and lost by another defeat.
Mumbai Indians gave it their all to clinch their first win in the TATA IPL 2022 and thanks to some powerful hitting even came very, however, Punjab Kings defeated Mumbai Indians by 12 runs sliding the team in blue to their fifth defeat on Wednesday.
The goal of 199 seemed to be attractive when Dewald Bravis (49 at 25 balls) and Tilak Varma (36 in 20 deliveries) were on the crease but Punjab bowlers restricted MI to 186 for 9 at the end of 20 overs.
Odean Smith, was able to redeem himself after the horror of being hit for 2 sixes in the last two balls against Gujarat Titans as he sent 3 Mumbai Indians batsmen back to the dressing room in the final over of the match.
After being limited by Punjab’s bowlers, however, Dewald Brevis changed gears when he hit Rahul Chahar for 29 runs in his first over, hitting 4 maximums. Chahar remained wicketless in the game and gave away 44 runs in his 4 spells.
Dewald Brevis, who hit 5 maximums and 4 boundaries in the innings remained 1 run short to becoming the youngest player in Tata IPL 2022 to score a 50. He was caught by Arshdeep Singh on the very next ball Brevis was dropped at the boundary line.
Things did not go well for MI for too long as two run-out dismissed Tilak Varma and Kieron Pollard. Suryakumar Yadav, however, continued his fine form who scored 43 from 30 balls.