In the 12th season of Indian premier league, Mumbai Indian teams win 100th matches. Before this, no other team is able to reach this landmark and it is tough to reach this landmark.
With their 100th win, they also win the second match of this season against the top team of this year. Mumbai Indians start the journey with losing momentum but after few matches, they change the gear of winning. Overall, a record for Mumbai Indian at home ground is so high any other team. With the last match win against Chennai super kings, they are the first to enter in 100 win club in Indian Premier League.
Mumbai Indians brings Jason Behrendorff in playing 11 with replacing Mglenghan and Rahul Chahar in place of Mayank Markande it was a tough match for Mumbai Indians to win against Chennai super kings as Chennai was at top ranking in points table this year so far. I was a dilemma when seeing the batting of Suryakumar, krunal Pandya and Hardik Pandya as from this they have a good total on the board.
Chennai super kings are at a second position with winning 93 matches in 10 years. Because of 2 years banned they had not played a single match and so they are in the second position. If they are able to play that season then surely they were the match to cross this landmark of most wins in IPL history. By the way, Mumbai is no less than Chennai because every Mumbai fans want their team to win against Chennai because Chennai always remains in the top of the table throughout the season.
Mumbai Indians once again top order and middle order collapsed and the pressure comes to the finisher. Moreover, Mumbai Indians lose 3 wickets inside 50 runs. Later on Krunal Pandya and Suryakumar Yadav both played a brilliant inning and both together added 63 runs for the fourth wicket. But at last Hardik Pandya and Kieron Pollard do a finisher job for the team and so they able to cross 170 runs. In the last over of bravo, Hardik Pandya and Kieron Pollard scored 29 which was the turning point for the team to have a decent total on the board.
Chennai super kings opener once again fail to score runs on the board and both opener Shane Watson and Ambati Raydu depart inside powerplay. Dhoni will change opening pair in next game. Chennai super kings lose the match by 37 with high margin and so they come to the 2nd position in point table. All round performance of Hardik Pandya with batting as well as in balling gives him a man of the match award. By the way, Mumbai Indians finally win the second match of this season and so they come to the 6th position in point table.