Defending champions Mumbai Indians beat Chennai Super Kings by 8 wickets at the MCA Stadium in Pune and registered their second win of this IPL season and on the other hand Chennai Super Kings suffered their second loss of IPL 2018.
Chennai Super Kings with the help of Suresh Raina's 75 not out posted a total of 169 runs for the loss of 5 wickets in 20 overs. In the chase Suryakumar Yadav (44) and Evin Lewis (47) gave a good start to their team and added 69 runs for the first wicket and in the end captain Rohit Sharma's 56* runs helped to chase down the target with two balls to spare.
All the stats and facts from the twenty seventh match of IPL 2018 between Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians in Pune:
8 - Mumbai Indians's 8th wicket win is their joint second biggest win in terms of wickets against Mumbai Indians in the IPL.
Biggest wins for MI against CSK in IPL (By wickets )-
9 wickets at Mumbai, 2008
8 wickets at Pune, 2018
8 wickets at Chennai, 2012
16 - Number of Man of the Match awards for Rohit Sharma in the IPL, only Chris Gayle (20) has more Man of the Match awards than him.
Most Man of the Match awards in IPL -
Chris Gayle - 20
Rohit Sharma - 16
AB de Villiers - 16
Yusuf Pathan - 16
David Warner - 15
35 - Rohit Sharma scored his 35th score of 50 or more runs in the IPL, Raina also scored his 34th score of 50 plus runs.
Most 50 plus scores in IPL -
David Warner - 39
Virat Kohli - 36
Gautam Gambhir - 36
Rohit Sharma - 35
Suresh Raina - 34
100 - Number of wickets Dwayne Bravo took for Chennai Super Kings - he became the second player to take 100 wickets for Chennai Super Kings in T20 cricket after R Ashwin (120).
150 - MS Dhoni became the first player to captain in 150 matches in the Indian Premier League.
Most matches as captain in IPL -
MS Dhoni - 150
Gautam Gambhir - 129
Virat Kohli - 88
Rohit Sharma - 82
Adam Gilchrist - 74
329 - Runs Ambati Rayudu scored in this IPl season so far - the most by any player and also the first player to score 300 runs in IPL 2018.
787 - Runs scored by Suresh Raina at an average of 35.77 in 28 innings with 7 fifties against Mumbai Indians in the IPL - the most runs for him against a team in the IPL.