Mumbai registered their first victory on this 12 months’s Indian Premier League (IPL), with Suryakumar Yadav’s half-century (51 off 39 balls) serving to the group finish an eight-match dropping run.
Mumbai (161/5) beat Rajasthan (158/6) by means of 5 wickets on the DY Patil Stadium.
Batting first, RR captain Sanju Samson, who got here in at No. 3, was once pushed aside after a cameo of 7-ball 16. However Jos Buttler (67 off 52 balls) performed some other good knock to take his group to 158/6. Ravichandran Ashwin (21 off 9) equipped the flourish in spite of everything.
The RR skipper stated that they might have scored extra runs, however for the dew issue.
“I feel we will have scored a couple of extra runs. The dew got here in and it was once exhausting to bowl. The ball was once getting rainy, that is why they modified the ball,” stated Samson on the post-match presentation.
He added, “Other venues are enjoying in numerous techniques. Right here, batting first was once slightly harder. The ball was once slightly two-paced. I feel batting 2nd was once significantly better. It is determined by the wicket you’re enjoying on.”
That is the 3rd defeat of Rajasthan Royals in IPL 2022, however they continue to be 2nd at the issues desk, in the back of Gujarat Titans.