IPL-2022, Match 44, RR vs MI Highlights: Mumbai Indians defeat Rajasthan Royals by 5 wickets with 4 balls to spare at Dr. DY Patil Sports Academy, Navi Mumbai in the 44th match of the TATA IPL 2022 season.
Rajasthan Royal’s batting innings were led by the orange cap holder Jos Buttler scoring 67 runs in 52 deliveries guiding Rajasthan to a score of 158/6 in 20 overs, other than Jos, Ravi Ashwin played a small cameo scoring 21 runs in 9 balls. Riley Meredith picked up 2 wickets in 4 overs.
While chasing the target of 159 runs, Mumbai Indians easily chased down the target to stamp their first victory of the season thanks to their most consistent batter of the season- Suryakumar Yadav who top-scored for Mumbai with his brilliant half-century scoring 51 in 39 deliveries. Tilak Verma also scored 35 runs in 30 deliveries which also played a crucial role in the successful run chase. Ravi Ashwin was the most economical bowler for Rajasthan as he picked up 1 wicket by giving away 21 runs in his 4-over spell.
Brief Scores: RR: 158/6 (Jos Buttler 67; Riley Meredith 2/24) lost to MI: 161/5 (Suryakumar Yadav 51; Ravi Ashwin 1/21) by 5 wickets.