Master Editor | May 7, 2017 | 0
IPL 2017 Qualifier 1- MI vs RPS Match Highlights
Undoubtedly M S Dhoni stole the show but one can not undermine Rahane and Manoj Tiwari’s effort in an Emphatic win. Rising Pune Supergiant now entered into the VIVO IPL 2017 Final after they defeated Mumbai Indians by 20 runs on Tuesday night. In a clash between the top two teams – Qualifier 1 – played at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai, RPS posted a competitive 162-4 and then restricted the hosts to 142-9.
Rising Pune Supergiant: 162-4 (Manoj Tiwary 58, Ajinkya Rahane 56, MS Dhoni 40*) beat Mumbai Indians: 142-9 (Parthiv Patel 52, Washington Sundar 3-16, Shardul Thakur 3-37) by 20 runs.
Man of the Match: Washington Sundar
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3 Mumbai Indians lost all three matches against Rising Pune Supergiant. This was only the second time that they lost three games to the same opponent in the same season. Chennai Super Kings were the other side to inflict three defeats on Mumbai Indians in one season (2014). 7 Number of times a team with MS Dhoni has reached the IPL final (out of a total of 10). The previous six instances for Dhoni came for Chennai Super Kings.
Legendary Dhoni is back in Action that is hitting superb sixes. Dhoni was at best at merciless hitting yet producing awesome sixes in Qualifier 1 – played at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. Rising Pune Supergiant charged into the VIVO IPL 2017 Final after they defeated favourites Mumbai Indians by 20 runs on Tuesday night.