In the Eliminator match of IPL 2023, Mumbai Indians defeated Lucknow Super Giants by 81 runs. Rohit Sharma won the toss and decided to bat first at the MS Chidambaram Stadium. Even after Mumbai’s poor start, Mumbai scored 182 runs. In reply Akash Medhwal On the basis of 5 wickets, Mumbai got Lucknow all out for 101 runs in the 17th over. The entire team of Lucknow came down to earth in front of Akash. At the same time, on the basis of his strong performance, he has defeated veterans like Jasprit Bumrah and Lasith Malinga.
Akash sent pavilion to half the Lucknow team
In the Eliminator match of IPL 2023 against Lucknow Super Giants, Akash Medwal wreaked havoc with his bowling. He bowled brilliantly in the match and took 5 wickets in his name. He took the first wicket as opener Prerak Mankad. After this, he showed the way to the pavilion to young star batsman Ayush Badoni. After Badoni, he also showed the path of pavilion to the most dangerous batsman of Lucknow, Nicholas Pooran on the score of zero. Akash did not stop here, after this he showed the way to the pavilion by bowling Ravi Bishnoi for 3 runs and Mohsin Khan for zero.
Rohit Sharma praised fiercely
After winning the match, Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma heaped praises on Akash Madhwal. He said that Akash was part of the team last year as an assistant bowler and once Jofra Archer was gone, then I knew he had the skills to do the job for us. Over the years, we have seen many people coming from Mumbai Indians and playing for India. Let us tell you that Mumbai Indians have reached Qualifier 2 of IPL. Mumbai now has to play the next match against Gujarat. The team that wins Qualifier 2 will play the final against Chennai.