Rajasthan Royals outplay Mumbai Indians; Hardik Pandya hits hat-trick of sixes

MI vs RR

Rajasthan Royals defeated Mumbai Indians by eight wickets in the match no. 45 of Indian Premier League 2020 on Sunday and climb to sixth position in the IPL 2020 points table.

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Chasing a challenging 196-runs target, RR rode on a brilliant unbeaten century by Ben Stokes and an unbeaten half-century by Sanju Samson to cross the finishing line in just 18.2 overs.

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On the other hand, Making his presence felt in match, Mumbai Indians (MI) batsman Hardik Pandya dismantled the Rajasthan Royals (RR) bowling attack.

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He provided a late onslaught to make sure the Pollard-led side impose a challenging total. Taking the RR bowlers to the cleaners, Pandya went on a six-hitting spree in the death overs and notched up a quick-fire half-century.

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During his entertaining knock, Pandya also took a knee in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement.

educareHowever, Mumbai Indians are still leading the chart having accumulated 14 points so far in 11 games, while the second spot is occupied by Delhi Capitals, who also have 14 points to their name.

-PTC News