Yesterday’s clash between RCB & Mumbai Indians took an interesting turn when the match went into a Super Over. Initially RCB almost lost the game with a poor performance as usual however it managed to get back in the chase in the Super Over, all thanks to the brilliance of Navdeep Saini.
Kohli’s team suffered a humiliated loss in the previous game against KXIP but in yesterday’s things were different for RCB. RCB were in full confidence about registering a clear cut win in yesterday’s match but were left sweating thanks to a brilliant partnership from Kieron Pollard & Ishan Kishan which brought Mumbai Indians back into the chase. By match going into a Super Over, AB De Villiers & Kohli came on field to take up their team’s responsibility & registering a win by achieving the target of 8 runs.
Bollywood Actress & Kohli’s Wife Anushka Sharma took to Instagram to express her happiness & relief after RCB’s exciting win saying that RCB vs. MI encounter was “too exciting game for a pregnant lady”. Anushka also shared a couple of split images in which Kohli & AB De Villiers were seen sharing a friendly hug after the Super Over win, both the teams congratulating each other & the RCB squad celebrating their second victory in three games played till now in the IPL 2020.
Super Over was truly a treat for cricket fans as RCB star bowler Navdeep Saini brilliant delivery grabbed Pollard’s wicket & restricted Mumbai Indians to just 7 runs. However RCB nailed the Super Over by hitting a four in the fourth delivery against Jasprit Bumrah. In the last delivery Kohli hit a four to register victory for his team. RCB finished the Super Over at 11 runs with no defeat.
Mumbai Indians will next face KXIP on October 1 while RCB will face Rajasthan Royals on October 3.