Match-14 : MI vs RCB Post Match Report
April 20, 2016
14th Match of IPLt20 2016 has been played between Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai on 20th April 2016. Putting into bat first by Mumbai, Bangalore put god totals of 170 runs in 20 overs. TM Head 37 runs were top score from Bangalore. Mumbai in reply chased the given target in 18 overs and won the match by 6 wickets margin. RG Sharma leading from front and made 62 runs, he daclared man of the match.
Earlier, Mumbai Indians won the toss and elected to field first. Bangalore without CH Gayle started inning woth KL Rahul and V Kohli. Having got good start RCB lost KL Rahul first scoring 23 runs. AB de Villiers played well and made good partnership with V Kohli in middle overs. Both gone in over scoring 29 and 33 runs and RCB were in trouble. TM Head 37 and SN Khan 28 runs played good cricket in later overs and put 170 runs in 20 overs for Mumbai to achieved.
Following target of 171 runs, Mumbai could not batter start and lost PA Patel early scoring 5 runs. AT Rayudu joined with skipper RG Sharma and took the charge in hand for Mumbai. He made well 31 runs before left the field. RG Sharma stood in maddle and contributed well 62 runs of 44 balls. In later overs JC Buttler with 28 of 14 and KA Pollard 40 of just 19 balls gave Mumbai welcome win over Bangalore by 6 wickets in 18 overs.
Player of the match - RG Sharma (Mumbai Indians)
Points - Mumbai Indians 2, Royal Challengers Bangalore 0