Mumbai Indians are still waiting for their first win in IPL 2022. A day earlier, they had to face defeat at the hands of Punjab Kings by 12 runs in a thrilling match. This was Mumbai’s fifth consecutive defeat this season. Captain Rohit after this defeat
Another blow to Rohit Sharma and the team
Nothing good is happening for Mumbai Indians in IPL 2022. Waiting for the team’s first win so far. Mumbai also had to face defeat in the match against Punjab Kings. This is the team’s fifth consecutive defeat in the current season. After this defeat, the captain Rohit Sharma and the team got another setback. Due to the slow over-rate in the match against Punjab Kings, Rohit as well as the entire team fined heavily.
Captain Rohit Sharma fined
This was the Mumbai Indians’ second offense of the season, related to the minimum over-rate offense under the IPL’s Code of Conduct. For this reason, team captain Rohit Sharma was fined Rs 24 lakh, and the rest of the playing XI was fined Rs 6 lakh or 25 percent of the match fee, whichever is less. Even before this, in his first match of IPL 2022, captain Rohit Sharma was fined Rs 12 lakh due to a slow over-rate against Delhi Capitals.
Punjab Kings got the victory
Talking about this match in Pune, Punjab Kings, batting first, scored 198 runs for the loss of 5 wickets in 20 overs. For Punjab, Shikhar Dhawan scored 70 off 50 balls and captain Mayank Agarwal scored 52 runs in 32 balls. Wicket-keeper batsman Jitesh Sharma also scored 30 runs in 15 balls at a strike rate of 200. In response, Mumbai Indians scored 186 runs in the stipulated 20 overs for the loss of 9 wickets and lost the match by 12 runs. Captain Rohit Sharma once again could not convert a good start into big innings and was dismiss after scoring 28 runs in 17 balls.
Brevis scored 49 runs
For Mumbai, Deviled Brevis scored 49 runs in 25 balls. Brevis hit 5 sixes and 4 fours in his innings. It took a while before Brevis would give victory to Mumbai. But Odin Smith, defending 22 runs in the last over, gave Punjab victory.