Daniel Sams
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The five-time IPL winners suffered one of their worst campaigns in the history of the tournament losing the first eight matches on the trot.

Rohit Sharma and his men became the first team that bowed out of IPL 2022 owing to their dismal performance.

MI outplayed rivals CSK by five wickets to end their hopes of making the cut for the playoffs.

Senior players like skipper Rohit Sharma and all-rounder Kieron Pollard being out of form was the biggest concern for MI this season, where they had plenty of youngsters coming in.

Jasprit was also under fire in the major part of the tournament, picking just five wickets in the first 10 matches. 

Let us look at the three best clashes of Mumbai Indians in the IPL 2022.

IPL 2022: 3 Most Memorable Encounters Of The Season For Mumbai Indians (MI)

MI vs RR (April 2, Navi Mumbai)

Mumbai Indians won their first game of the season after registering a victory against Rajasthan Royals by five wickets in the second leg.

Suryakumar Yadav and Tilak Varma led the charge with the bat and rescued MI out of trouble as they successfully chased down the target of 159.

Suryakumar Yadav, N Tilak Varma
Suryakumar Yadav, N Tilak Varma. (Photo: IPL)

Chasing 159, MI were 22/0 in two overs before skipper Rohit Sharma’s top-edge was caught by Daryl Mitchell, off Ravi Ashwin’s bowling.

Ishan Kishan put pressure on the bowlers with his aggressive blows but the opener mistimed a pull-shot, which was caught by Samson. MI were 41-2 at the end of 6 overs.

Suryakumar Yadav counter-attacked and struck three fours to get going. Tilak Varma was also off the mark with a six straight down the ground.

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