IPL10: Bumrah bombs Gujarat in super over, Mumbai tame Lions

Rajkot: It was a thriller that climaxed with bomb of an over by Jasprit Bumrah of Mumbai Indians. Gujarat Lions seemed to have done well to restrict Mumbai to just 11 runs in the super over, but the Bumrah super over tamed the Lions into submission.

 Mumbai Indians recorded their seventh victory defeating Gujarat Lions via Super Over in a closely contested encounter in the Indian Premier League, here on  late  Saturday night.

Batting first Lions scored 153 for 9 in their allotted 20 overs, and then bowled well to get Mumbai Indians all out for 153 in 20 overs. After ending in tie, the match went into first super over of IPL 10.

In the One Over Eliminator, MI scored 11 and then Jasprit Bumrah bowled a brilliant over to restrict Lions to 6 runs only.

Earlier, Gujarat Lions were restricted to 153 for 9 with Ishan Kishan contributing 48 off 35 balls. Ravindra Jadeja (28), Andrew Tye (25) and James Faulkner (21) were the other contributors.

Krunal Pandya (3/14 in 4 overs) was the pick of the bowlers while Lasith Malinga (2/33) and Harbhajan Singh (1/23) also bowled brilliantly.

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