Match 24 Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals :
Rohit Sharma-led Mumbai Indians defeated Sanju Samson-led Rajasthan Royals by 7 wickets in 24th match of 14th tournament of IPL (2021) played at Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi on Thursday, 29th April 2021.
Venue of Match 24 Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals: Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi
Umpires of Match 24 Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals : Chris Gaffaney, K. Ananthapadmanabhan, Tapan Sharma and C. Shamshuddin.
Referee of Match 24 Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals: V. Narayanankutty
Mumbai Indians won the toss and took the decision of fielding first.
Rajasthan Royals Innings of Match 24 Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals
Jos Buttler has shown highly energetic performance smashing 41 runs in 32 balls.
Sanju Samson performed extremely well and smashed 42 runs in 27 balls.
Rahul Chahar was brilliant with ball and picked up 2 wickets giving away 33 runs in 4 overs.
Mumbai Indians Innings of Match 24 Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals :
After losing skipper Rohit Sharma early in the innings, Quinton de Kock comfortably steered the chase and scored his first half- century in 11 innings.
Mumbai Indians scored 172 runs in 18.3 overs, with 7 wickets remaining.
Important stats and numbers related to Match 24 Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals :
Rohit Sharma is now the sixth player and the fifth Indian player to complete his 500 runs against Rajasthan Royals in history of IPL.AB de Villiers, Suresh Raina, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli, and Dinesh Karthik are the players who have completed 500 runs.
In last four innings Jos Buttler scored runs at a strike rate of 170.93 and average of 98 against Mumbai Indians.
Since 2014 it happened for the first time when Mumbai Indians defeated Rajasthan Royals while chasing a target.
Since April 2011, it happened for the first time when Mumbai Indians registered victory while chasing the target at Delhi. They lost 5 matches while chasing.
Since 2019, Quinton de Kock made his 9th 50 + score in IPL, which is the most of any Mumbai Indians player. The second most is 7 fifty+ scores made by Suryakumar Yadav.
Mumbai Indians now have got victory in 12 matches and lost 12 matches against RR in IPL.
Last time Rajasthan Royals lost a match against Delhi Capitals at Delhi by 6 or more wickets, was during their first-ever IPL match, against in 2008.
Rohit Sharma made his lowest score in this IPL season. Chris Morris is now the first bowler to dismiss Rohit Sharma for less than 30 runs in IPL 2021. It happened for the first time Morris dismissed Rohit in IPL match since 2013.
Mumbai Indians have got victory in each of their last 7 matches while choosing to field first in IPL.
Also check Match 23.