MI vs GT Live Score: Mumbai Indians registered their second consecutive win after beating Gujarat by 5 runs on Friday at Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai. Mumbai Indians batted first and notched a formidable score of 177 runs at the end of the first innings. Ishan Kishan and Rohit Sharma gave the team a brilliant start as they added 74 runs for the opening wicket. However, neither of them could make big scores.
Ishan Kishan made 45 runs in 29 balls, including 5 fours and 1 six. Rohit Sharma, on the other hand, amassed 43 runs in 28 balls. Mumbai lost the momentum in between as the likes of Suryakumar Yadav, Tilak Varma, and Pollard failed to hit the straps. However, Tim David then scored an unbeaten score of 44 runs in 21 balls to help the team reach 177 runs at the end of the first innings.
For Gujarat, Rashid Khan picked the vital wickets of Rohit Sharma and Kieron Pollard and gave only 24 runs in 4 overs. In pursuit of the score, Gujarat Titans made an outstanding start. Wriddhiman Saha and Shubman Gill notched an outstanding opening partnership.
Saha and Gill added 106 runs for the opening wicket. Saha scored 55 runs in 40 balls, while Gill managed to score 52 runs in 36 balls. However, Murugan Ashwin removed both the batters in the 13th over to bring Mumbai back to the hut. Sai Sudharshan then got hit wicket after scoring 14 runs in 11 balls in the 16th over, while Hardik Pandya got run-out in the 18th over.
In the end, the equation came down to 8 runs needed in the last 6 deliveries. Daniel Sams then produced a brilliant last over to help the team win the game by 5 runs. His over went for only 3 runs and sealed 2nd victory for MI in IPL 2022.