LIVE IPL 2021, MI vs RR: rajasthan set a target of 172 runs to win against Mumbai
Mumbai Indians face Rajasthan Royals in the 24th match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021. The match is being played at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi. Batting first after losing the toss, Rajasthan Royals have scored 171 runs for the loss of 4 wickets in 20 overs. Mumbai will have to score 172 runs to win this match. Bombay Indians beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by thirteen runs. For the team, captain Sanju Samson played a brilliant innings of 42 and Jos Buttler 41 runs. In bowling, Rahul Chahar took two wickets for Mumbai, while Jasprit Bumrah and Trent Boult took one wicket each.
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5:10 PM: In 20 overs, Rajasthan Royals have scored 171 runs, losing 4 wickets. Mumbai will have to score 172 runs to win this match. Miller and Ryan Parag shared 12 runs from Nathan Coulter Nile’s last over. 171 can be called a respectable score.
5:02 PM: In 18.5 overs, Shivam Dubey catches Jaspreet Bumrah back in his bowling. Shivam Dubey was out after scoring 35 runs.
4:58 PM: Rajasthan score 155/3 after 18 overs, David Miller 1 and Shivam Dubey are playing for 34 runs. Bolt took one wicket for 37 runs in his four overs.
4:56 PM: Sanju Samson bowled by Trent Boult in 17.4 overs. Captain Samson smashed 42 runs in 27 balls. Mumbai have got wickets at the right time.IPL 2021
4:53 PM: Rajasthan score 145/2 after 17 overs, Shivam Dubey 26 and Sanju Samson scoring 41 runs. Rajasthan should look to score at least 30 or more runs in the next three overs. Samson and Dubey can accomplish this feat well.
4:48 PM: After 14 overs, Rajasthan Royals are scoring 140/2, Shivam Dubey 24 and Sanju Samson scoring 39 runs. Samson scored a total of 14 runs in Bolt’s third over, including two fours.
4:43 PM: After 15 overs, Rajasthan score 126/2, Sanju Samson 26 and Shivam Dubey are playing 23 runs. Today is not the day of Jayant Yadav, he gave 13 runs in his third over and so far he has taken 37 runs without taking any wickets in three overs.
4:36 PM: After 14 overs, Rajasthan score 113/2, Sanju Samson 23 and Shivam Dubey are playing for 15 runs. Rahul Chahar took two big wickets for 33 runs in his four overs. Samson and Dubey now need to step up the pace from here.
4:32 PM: After 13 overs, Rajasthan Royals are scoring 109/2, Shivam Dubey 13 and Sanju Samson scoring 21 runs. The good thing Dubey and Samson are doing is putting a boundary in each over and comfortably scoring 8 or 9 runs from the over.
4:26 PM: After 12 overs, Rajasthan score 100/2, Shivam Dubey 6 and Sanju Samson are scoring 19 runs. Rahul Chahar spent 8 runs in his third over.
4:23 PM: After 11 overs, Rajasthan score 92/2, Sanju Samson 17 and Shivam Dubey are playing without opening an account. Nathan Coulter Nile conceded just 1 in his second over. In terms of Rajasthan, it is very important for captain Sanju to stay at the crease and the team will be expecting a big innings from Shivam today.
4:17 PM: In 9.4 overs, Yashasvi Jaiswal catches Rahul Chahar back in his bowling. Yashswi was out after playing an innings of 32 runs in 20 balls. Rahul’s two overs have returned Mumbai to this match. New batsman Shivam Dubey has come to the crease., PBKS vs MI: Rahul vie captainship innings
4:14 PM: After 9 overs, Rajasthan Royals are scoring 83/1, captain Sanju Samson 15 and Yashwasi 25 are playing. Sanju seems to be in a very good rhythm and has hit three fours in his innings of 15 runs so far.
4:07 PM: Jos Buttler gets stumped in a big shot off Rahul Chahar in 7.4 Ouvar. Butler returned after playing a brilliant innings of 41 runs after facing 32 balls. Butler had a superb six on the last ball and there was no need to play such a shot.
4:04 PM: After 7 overs, Rajasthan score 58/0, Jos Buttler is playing 34 and Yashasvi is scoring 22 runs. Butler is openly playing shots against Jayant Yadav and from his second over, Butler scored 11 runs.
3:57 PM: After 6 overs, Rajasthan score 47/0, Yashwasi 20 and Jos Buttler are playing 26 runs. Yashaswi took an aggressive stand in the first over of Nathan Coulter Nile, scoring a total of 14 runs, including a four and a six. Rajasthan have improved the runrate by scoring 27 runs in the last two overs.
3:52 PM: Rajasthan Royals score 33/0 after 5 overs, Jos Buttler 25 and Yashasvi are playing 8 runs. In the first over of Jayant Yadav, Butler hit a four and a long six, scoring a total of 13 runs.
3:47 PM: After 4 overs Rajasthan score 20/0, Jos Buttler 12 and Yashasvi Jaiswal are playing 8 runs. The Mumbai bowlers have not given much opportunity for both Rajasthan openers to open their hands.
3:43 PM: After 3 overs, Rajasthan score 19/0, Jos Buttler 11 and Yashasvi Jaiswal are playing for 8 runs. From the second over of Bolt, Yashasvi scored a total of 8 runs including a four.
3:39 PM: After 2 overs Rajasthan Royals score 11/0, Butler 10 and Yashasvi Jaiswal are playing for 1 run. Jasprit Bumrah conceded just 6 runs in his first over. It is very important from Rajasthan’s point of view that a big innings came out with Butler’s bat today.
3:35 PM: Rajasthan score 5/0 after the first over, Jos Buttler 5 and Yashasvi Jaiswal playing without opening an account. Buttler hit a brilliant four off Bolt on the very first ball of the match.
3:31 PM: The opening pair of Jos Buttler and Yashaswi Jaiswal descended on the field to open the innings for Rajasthan. Trent Bolt is throwing the first over from Mumbai.
3:02 PM: Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma has decided to bowl first after winning the toss.
Mumbai Indians playing XI: Quinton Dickock, Rohit Sharma (captain), Suryakumar Yadav, Kieron Pollard, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Nathan Coulter Nile Jayant Yadav, Rahul Chahar, Jaspreet Bumrah, Trent Boult.
Rajasthan Royals playing XI: Jos Buttler, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Sanju Samson (captain), Shivam Dubey, David Miller, Ryan Parag, Rahul Tewatia, Chris Maurice, Jaydev Unadkat, Mustafizur Rahman, Chetan Sakaria.