The host side Mumbai Indians (MI) beat Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in the one-over eliminator on Thursday (2nd May) night at Wankhede Stadium (Mumbai).
After the home team won the toss, they managed to put 162/5 (20 overs) on the board. In reply, SRH also scored 162/6 (20 overs) in the second innings. In the one-over eliminator, SRH scored 8/2 (0.4 overs) while MI scored 9/0 (0.3 overs).
Brief Scores: MI – 162/5 in 20 overs (Quinton de Kock 69*, Rohit Sharma 24; Khaleel Ahmed 3/42)
SRH – 162/6 in 20 overs (Manish Pandey 71*, Mohammad Nabi 31; Hardik Pandya 2/20)
Result – MI won this match in the one-over eliminator
Here are some of the statistical highlights of the match:
i) In the first innings of this match, MI scored 162/5 (20 overs). Only once, MI scored a higher total than this against SRH. On 13th May 2013, MI scored 184/3 (19.3 overs) against SRH at Mumbai.
ii) This victory was the second Super Over victory for MI. While it was their second Super Over contest, MI also secured a victory in their first Super Over experience (against now-defunct Gujarat Lions at Rajkot on 29th April 2017).
i) It was the second time when SRH played the one-over eliminator. Their maiden one-over eliminator experience was against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) at Hyderabad (Deccan) on 7th April 2013 and SRH won that match in the end.
i) The wicketkeeper-batsman and opener, Quinton de Kock, scored an unbeaten 69-run. It is the second highest individual score by an MI batsman against SRH. Kieron Pollard is the record holder with 78 runs at Dubai (DSC) on 30th April 2014.
ii) Quinton de Kock has scored 462 runs in the ongoing IPL season (IPL 2019). Among the left-handed MI batsmen, only Sanath Jayasuriya (514 runs in IPL 2008) scored more runs in an IPL season than Quinton de Kock. Meanwhile, Quinton de Kock has scored third most runs as an MI overseas cricketer in an IPL season. The top two records in this list are 540 runs by Lendl Simmons (2015) and 514 by Sanath Jayasuriya (2008).
i) The no.3 batsman Manish Pandey was not out on 71 runs off 47 balls. It is the fourth highest individual score by an SRH batsman against MI.