4 moments a Mumbai Indians fan will never forget
If anyone asks which is the most prominent and consistent team in the history of IPL, without a single doubt, it is Mumbai Indians.
They are record three-time champions of the IPL. It is a team which has been graced by the likes of Sachin Tendulkar, Sanath Jayasuriya, Harbhajan Singh, Ricky Ponting, Lasith Malinga among other greats of the game
Since the inception in 2008, the fans of Mumbai Indians have witnessed some memorable matches over the ten years. We have seen some thrilling matches, some nail-biting finishes, and some incredible performances.
Without further doing, let us take a look at the matches which a Mumbai Indians fan will never forget.
#4 Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians (Mumbai Indians won by 4 wickets)
Invited to bat first, Royal Challengers Bangalore made a decent effort to put-up a competitive total of 142 for loss of six wickets on a slow-Bangalore pitch. Virat Kohli top scored for Royal Challengers, scoring 62 runs from 47 balls.
Chasing a modest score of 143, Mumbai Indians lost their first wicket in the form of Parthiv Patel to Stuart Binny.
Then Samuel Badree decided step-up on his debut, bowled a sensational spell which included a hat-trick in the Powerplay.
Mumbai found themselves in trouble after being reduced to 33/5 in 8 overs.
However, the best was yet to come for Mumbai Indians. Keiron Pollard and Krunal Pandya batted sensibly and stitched a crucial partnership worth of 93 runs from 57 balls.
Both took the match to the end. Pollard was dismissed soon after his fifty, but he had taken Mumbai towards the safe shores.
Pandya brothers added the finishing touches and grabbed the victory for Mumbai.
A match to remember for ages for a Mumbai Indians fan.