Akash Madhwal finishes with 5/5 as MI defeat LSG in Eliminator

Akash Madhwal took 5 wickets for as many runs to guide Mumbai Indians to a crushing 81-run win within the second IPL playoff recreation and knock Lucknow Tremendous Giants out of the match on Wednesday.

Cameron Inexperienced (41) and Suryakumar Yadav (33) placed on 66 to assist information five-time champions Mumbai to 182-8 after they elected to bat first within the knockout contest in Chennai.

Madhwal then returned figures of 5-5 in 3.3 overs to dismiss Lucknow for 101 as Mumbai booked a gathering with holders Gujarat Titans within the subsequent play-off encounter on Friday.

The winners of that conflict will meet Chennai Tremendous Kings within the ultimate in Ahmedabad on Sunday.

Lucknow’s innings imploded as they collapsed from 69-2 to be bowled out in 16.3 overs, shedding three key wickets to run outs.

Greatest bowling figures in IPL

Participant Ov BBI Towards Venue Match Date
Alzarri Joseph (MI) 3.4 12/6 SRH Rajiv Gandhi Intl. Cricket Stadium 06 April 2019
Sohail Tanvir (RR) 4 14/6 CSK Sawai Mansingh Stadium 04 Might 2008
Adam Zampa (RPS) 4 19/6 SRH ACA-VDCA Stadium 10 Might 2016
Anil Kumble (RCB) 3.1 5/5 RR Newlands 18 April 2009
Akash Madhwal (MI) 3.3 5/5 LSG MA Chidambaram Stadium 24 Might 2023

Listed here are some reactions to the beautiful bowling effort:

Inexperienced, who hit his maiden T20 century in Mumbai’s earlier win, regarded in management throughout his 23-ball knock till his departure.

Naveen-ul-Haq, who took 4 wickets for Lucknow, despatched again Suryakumar and Inexperienced, bowled by a slower off-cutter from the Afghanistan tempo bowler, within the house of three deliveries to push Mumbai onto the again foot.

Tilak Varma hit again with a quickfire 26 and a 43-run stand with Tim David, who was out caught for 13 after unsuccessfully reviewing a full toss for being over waist-height.

Naveen completed with 4-38 and Yash Thakur took three wickets however regardless of their efforts Mumbai’s impression sub Nehal Wadhera boosted the overall along with his 12-ball 23.

Lucknow misplaced their openers early together with impression participant Kyle Mayers for 18 earlier than Australia’s Marcus Stoinis tried to drag the chase collectively in his 27-ball 40.

However Madhwal struck with successive balls, together with getting the harmful Nicholas Pooran caught behind for a golden duck.

Stoinis, who crossed 400 runs this season to be his staff’s standout performer, was run out after a mid-pitch collision with non-striker Deepak Hooda with each batters watching the ball.

The innings fell additional aside with two extra run outs sending again Krishnappa Gowtham and Hooda.

Lucknow, who made their IPL debut final season with Gujarat because the league grew to 10 groups, fell on the similar hurdle within the earlier version.

With AFP inputs

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