Gulf Times (Qatar) – Mumbai Indians cricketer Alzarri Joseph (R) in action against Sunrisers Hyderabad and Mumbai Indians at The Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium in Hyderabad yesterday.

Summary

  • Mumbai Indians cricketer Alzarri Joseph (R) in action against Sunrisers Hyderabad and Mumbai Indians at The Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium in Hyderabad yesterday.
  • The 22-year-old Joseph’s six wickets for 12 runs proved the best bowling figures in IPL history as Mumbai Indians defended a paltry total of 137 at the Rajiv Gandhi International Staidum.
  • However, Rahul Chahar started the proceedings for Mumbai after bagging the wicket of Jonny Bairstow (16 off 10) before David Warner (15 off 13) became a victim of Joseph with just 33 runs on board.
  • With Hyderabad’s score reading 88/7, Joseph utilised the opportunity to rock the hosts’ lower order as he dismissed Mohamed Nabi (11), Bhuvneshwar Kumar (2) and Siddarth Kaul (0) in quick succession to help Mumbai register an emphatic victory.
  • Brief Scores:Mumbai Indians: 136/7 in 20 overs (Kieron Pollard 46 not out, Quinton de Kock 19; Siddharth Kaul 2/34) beat Sunrisers Hyderabad 96 all out in 17.4 overs (Deepak Hooda 20, Jonny Bairstow 16; Alzarri Joseph 6/12) by 40 runs.

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