In the 63rd match of IPL 2023, Mumbai Indians are facing Lucknow Super Giants. Batting first after losing the toss, Lucknow scored 177 runs on the score board losing 3 wickets, but Mumbai couldn’t able to chase this target and lost the game by 5 runs.
During the innings of Lucknow, a bad news had emerged for Rohit’s paltan. Actually, Tim David, who is considered to be the new Pollard of the team, had been badly injured during fielding.
In fact, Marcus Stoinis played the last ball of the 20th over of the Lucknow Super Giants’ innings towards long-on. Fielding there, Tim David tried to stop the ball going for six by jumping in the air. However, Tim David failed to stop the six and got himself injured.
When Tim David fell down after jumping in the air, his head hit the ground very hard, The star batsman from Mumbai lay on the ground for a long time and was also seen in pain.
Tim David has emerged as the new finisher of Mumbai Indians in IPL 2023. He has been able to single-handedly win the team in many matches this season. In the match played against Rajasthan Royals, Tim David gave the team a resounding victory by hitting three sixes in three consecutive balls in the last over. In 12 matches played this season, David has scored 184 runs at an unmatched strike rate of 165.