Qualifier one of Indian Premier League 2020 took place between Mumbai Indians vs Delhi Capitals. The match turned out to be totally one-sided. Mumbai Indians won the match by 57 runs and became the first team to be part of the IPL 2020 finals.
Being asked to bat first, Mumbai Indian posted a huge 200 runs on the board in mi vs dc ipl. Half-centuries from Suryakumar Yadav who scored 51 runs in 38 balls and Ishan Kishan who remained on strike till end and scored 55 runs in 30 balls added much thunder to Mumbai’s innings.
Jasprit Bumrah was named as the player of the match as he came up with an outstanding match-winning spell. Quinton de Kock added 40 runs from his side, and their end saw something magnificent when Hardik Pandya produced quickfire 37* runs of 14 balls.
After smashing 200 runs in the first innings, Mumbai Indian bowlers sent the Delhi Capitals’s batsmen packing in the powerplay itself as they were 3 wickets down at the score of 0 only. Some fight from Marcus Stoinis and Axar Patel gave Delhi Capitals a respite as they were staring down the barrel pretty early in their batting innings, but wasn’t enough as they fell short by 57 runs off the target in MI VS DC IPL match.
While the Mumbai team’s fans celebrated the win with memes and jokes, fans of Delhi Capitals spoke about the disappointment about their team missing out on an opportunity to reach the IPL final for the first time for the Mumbai Indians vs Delhi Capitals match. Delhi now has to try to win the next eliminator to make it to the finals.
Here are some of the reactions of the fans and the experts:
“Powerful performance by #MI, blowing aside #DC in batting and bowling. Any team to stop them from winning the title?”
“Bumrah 3/14, 3/17, 4/14 in the last three games.
Good luck to whoever meets MI in the finals.
#MI vs DC ipl 2020 #MIvDC”
“Jasprit Bumrah’s best T20 figures have come in a game that mattered most to Mumbai Indians they needed to be authoritative against the 2nd best team & they’ve done it thrice in a row vs Delhi Capitals. All one-sided.
This is domination at its best from the 4-time winners.”
“This Mumbai Indians side deserves to be in the final. What a team. Every box ticked. #Bumrah-#Boult blowing #DC away here. What a lethal duo. What a complete side #MI. One of the greatest T20 teams all over the world in T20 leagues. Probably the best. #DCvsMI #IPLinUAE #IPL2020”
“Bad thing: Mumbai Indians will play another IPL final.
Good thing: This time not against CSK. #IPL”
“Even if Mumbai Indians don’t win final. They have played like champions throughout the tournament. #Mumbai Indians vs Delhi Capitals match ipl”
“Such a strong unit this @mipaltan is #varchaclass”
“IPL is a tournament where 7 teams & their fans try to figure out how to beat Mumbai Indians.”