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“It Was GT’s Game”- Twitter Reacts As Daniel Sams Defends 9 Runs In The Final Over To Win The Match For Mumbai Indians

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Mumbai Indians defeated table toppers Gujarat Titans by 5 runs in an thrilling encounter at Brabourne stadium in IPL 2022. Hardik Pandya was up against his former team Mumbai Indians who played a big role in his growth.

Mumbai Indians successfully defended the target of 178 runs with the impactful performances from Murugan Ashwin and Daniel Sams. Saha and Gill gave a great start to Gujarat in the powerplay. Titans managed to score 54 runs in the Powerplay. Bumrah gave away 26 runs in his two overs in the powerplay.

Both of them converted their great start into a 100 plus runs partnership. Gill kept on attacking spinners in middle overs to release the pressure. Later, Murugan Ashwin dismissed Saha and Gill in a single over to pull back things for MI. Gujarat needed 48 runs in the last 5 overs to win. Hardik’s wicket turned the match towards Mumbai.

In the last over, Gujarat needed 9 runs to win with Daniel Sams bowling the last over. Sams kept his calm in the last over. He bowled smartly and kept it away from the arc of Miller and Tewatia. All the MI fans were delighted with the hard fought victory.

Here are some of top twitter reactions from this match :




Tim David’s finishing touch propels MI to 177 runs

After being invited to bat first, Mumbai Indians got an amazing start in powerplay. Mumbai scored 63 runs in first six overs without losing a wicket. Cricket fans today witnessed vintage Rohit Sharma. Hitman scored 43 runs in 28 balls. Ishan Kishan too chipped in with a  knock of 45 runs in 29 balls. However both of them failed to convert their innings into big ones.

Suryakumar and Pollard were dismissed cheaply which put MI in trouble. In the end , Singaporean batsman Tim David showed his explosiveness to take Mumbai Indians total above 175. He smoked some long sixes on the bowling of Shami. Rashid Khan was the most impactful bowler for Gujarat Titans.

Written by Harsh Gupta

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