DC vs MI, IPL 2020: Trent's jolt and Bumrah's spark led Mumbai Indians to a magnificent win over Delhi Capitals by 57 runs at Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Thursday. Trent Boult and Jasprit Bumrah bowled an exceptional opening spell and claimed three wickets in two overs. With this, the MI Paltan has reached IPL 2020 Final.
Delhi Capitals won the toss and elected to bowl first. While Ravichandran Ashwin trapped skipper Rohit Sharma (0) in his first over, Quinton De Kock and Suryakumar Yadav played their natural game.
De Kock scored 40 runs off 25 balls including a six and 5 boundaries while Suryakumar Yadav, the leading run scorer at number 3 since IPL 2019, smashed 51 runs off 38 balls including 6 boundaries and 2 sixes.
Meanwhile, Ishan Kishan played a cameo as he hammered 55 runs off just 30 balls including 4 boundaries and 3 sixes. Also, he is the only batsman to hit highest number of sixes in IPL 2020.
Apart from Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya played monsterous inning of 37 runs off 14 balls including 5 sixes.
Chasing 201 runs, Delhi Capitals lost three wickets in the beginning. Trent Boult and Jasprit Bumrah demolished the top order of Delhi Capitals.
In the first over of second innings during DC vs MI, Trent Boult dismissed Prithvi Shaw and Ajinkya Rahane for duck. Likewise, in the second over Jasprit Bumrah bowled out Shikhar Dhawan for duck.
Shyreyas Iyer scored 12 runs before getting caught by Rohit Sharma while Marcus Stoinis scored 65 runs off 46 balls.
While Rishabh Pant was failed as he scored just 3 runs, Axar Patel scored 42 runs off 33 balls.
Now, Delhi Capitals will play the Qualifier 2 where it will face the winner of Eliminator (Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Royal Challengers Bangalore). Meanwhile, Rohit Sharma led Mumbai Indians have been settled in IPL 2020 Final and will play the winner of Qualifier 2.
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