Mumbai Indians defeated Delhi Capitals of their Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 conflict on Sunday (October 11) to attain the highest place on the IPL factors desk. An elated Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma referred to as it a “perfect day” for his group.
For Mumbai, batsmen Quinton de Kock and Suryakumar Yadav have been the celebrities of the match as each scored half-century to assist MI register a convincing five-wicket win over Delhi Capitals. Yadav and de Kock each scored 53 runs, serving to MI chase 163 runs with none hassle.
“The kind of cricket we are playing gives us a lot of confidence. It`s important to have momentum with us, and it was a perfect day for us, getting those crucial two points,” Sharma stated throughout the post-match presentation.
“150th @IPL appearance for Hitman in #MI colours,” Mumbai Indians had tweeted earlier than the match.
Though Mumbai are on high of the IPL 2020 factors desk, skipper Rohit Sharma stated that there’s nonetheless scope for enchancment.”We did everything right, but there are still some things we can improve on. We were good with the ball and restricted them to 160-odd. Clinical with the bat, but not so much towards the end,” he stated.
“We need one set batsman to finish off the game in general, and some set batsmen got out today, but I don`t want to point fingers because chasing has been difficult in this tournament,” Sharma added.
Mumbai Indians now have 10 factors from seven matches and can face Kolkata Knight Riders of their subsequent match on October 16.