New Delhi: Five-time champions Mumbai Indians defeated Rajasthan Royals (MI vs RR) by 7 wickets in the 24th match of IPL 2021. In this match, Rajasthan batted first and scored 171 runs, losing 4 wickets. With this, he scored the same score in the first innings of the third consecutive match.
Strange coincidence showing for the first time
A strange coincidence has been seen in the three matches of this season of IPL. In fact, the teams have scored 171 runs in the first innings of the last three matches of the IPL. Let me tell you that on Tuesday, RCB scored 171 runs while batting first against Delhi Capitals (RCB vs DC). In response, Delhi’s innings scored 170 runs and lost the match by one run.
Something similar was also seen in the match played between CSK and Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) on Wednesday. Batting first in this match, Hyderabad scored 171 runs after losing 3 wickets. In response, CSK scored 172 runs comfortably losing 3 wickets.
Not only this, in the match played between Mumbai and Rajasthan (MI vs RR) today, Rajasthan had scored 171 runs after losing 4 wickets while batting first. Mumbai also comfortably achieved this goal by losing 3 wickets. This coincidence has been seen for the first time in any major tournament, where the same score has been scored in three consecutive matches.
Mumbai won its third match
Talking about the match, Rajasthan batted first and scored 171 runs after losing 4 wickets. In reply, Mumbai comfortably won the match in 18.3 overs losing 3 wickets thanks to an unbeaten 70 from Quinton de Kock and 39 runs from Krunal Pandya. Mumbai now have 6 points from 6 matches and are ranked fourth in the league table.