KXIP registers win over MI  in historic second Super Over
Sports

KXIP registers win over MI in historic second Super Over

October 19, 2020

Dubai: Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) defeated Mumbai Indians (MI) in Match 36 of IPL 2020, at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, on virtue of a triumph in the second super over with the match tied.

Both the teams finished with the same score of 5 runs at the end of the first over, with MI losing 1 wicket and KXIP being 2 down. This forced the match into a historic second super over, where KXIP chased down a target of 12 runs following some excellent batting by Chris Gayle and Mayank Agarwal.

Earlier, KXIP finished with a score of 176/6, following a sublime 77 from skipper K.L. Rahul, after being handed a target of 177 runs, forcing the tie into the first super over. Jasprit Bumrah delivered a terrific performance, picking three wickets. 

MI posted a total of 176 runs for loss of 6 wickets in 20 overs, after skipper Rohit Sharma won the toss and opted to bat. Quinton de Kock was the highest run-scorer, smashing 53 runs off 43 deliveries in an innings comprising of three boundaries and as many sixes. De Kock enjoyed quality support from Krunal Pandya, Kieron Pollard and Nathan Coulter-Nile who chipped in with valuable knocks. Mohammed Shami and Arshdeep Singh accounted for two wickets apiece, with English pacer Chris Jordan completing one dismissal.

KKR beat SRH

Lockie Ferguson’s brilliant bowling display, first in the regulation play and then in the Super Over, guided Kolkata Knight Riders (KRR) to a thrilling win over Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in Abu Dhabi yesterday.

Brief Scores

MI: 176/6 (Quinton de Kock 53, Kieron Pollard 34*; Mohammad Shami 2/30) tied KXIP: 176/6 (K.L. Rahul 77, Nicholas Pooran 24; Jasprit Bumrah 3/24); Super Over 1: KXIP 5/2 tied MI 5/1; Super Over 2: KXIP 15/0 beat MI 11/1

READ ALSO  Mumbai looks to retain Skipper Rohit Sharma, Pandya Brothers

KKR: 163/5 (Shubman Gill 36, Eoin Morgan 34; T. Natarajan 2/40) tied SRH: 163/6 (David Warner 47*, Kane Williamson 36; Lockie Ferguson 3/15); Super Over: KKR 3/0 beat SRH 2/2.

IPL SCHEDULE

Today’s Match (Oct. 19)

CSK Vs RR – Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi, 7.30 pm (IST)

Tomorrow’s Match (Oct. 20)

KXIP Vs DC – Dubai Intl. Cricket Stadium, Dubai, 7.30 pm (IST)

Yesterday’s Results

KKR 163/5 & 3/0 beat (in Super Over) SRH 163/6 & 2/2

MI 176/6; 5/1 & 11/1 lose to (in 2nd Super Over) KXIP 176/6; 5/2 & 15/0

Catch live actions on Star Sports and  Star Gold

ABOUT

Mysuru’s favorite and largest circulated English evening daily has kept the citizens of Mysuru informed and entertained since 1978. Over the past 41 years, Star of Mysore has been the newspaper that Mysureans reach for every evening to know about the happenings in Mysuru city. The newspaper has feature rich articles and dedicated pages targeted at readers across the demographic spectrum of Mysuru city. With a readership of over 2,50,000 Star of Mysore has been the best connection between it’s readers and their leaders; between advertisers and customers; between Mysuru and Mysureans.

CONTACT

Academy News Papers Private Limited, Publishers, Star of Mysore & Mysuru Mithra, 15-C, Industrial ‘A’ Layout, Bannimantap, Mysuru-570015. Phone no. – 0821 249 6520

To advertise on Star of Mysore, email us at

Online Edition: [email protected]
Print Editon: [email protected]
For News/Press Release: [email protected]