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Indian Premier League 2020 Final

Delhi Capitals 156/7 (20 ov)
Mumbai Indians 157/5 (18.4 ov)
Mumbai Indians won by 5 wickets
Player of the match: Trent Boult
Batting
R
B
4s
6s
SR
1
1
0
0
100
33
19
3
1
173.68
Bowling
OV
M
R
W
ECO
2.4
0
25
2
9.38
3
0
32
1
10.67
DC Inning - Innings
156 / 7 (20 ov.)
BATSMAN
R
B
4s
6s
SR
c Q de Kock b TA Boult
0
1
0
0
0
b J Yadav
15
13
3
0
115.38
c Q de Kock b TA Boult
2
4
0
0
50
Not out
65
50
6
2
130
c HH Pandya b NM Coulter-Nile
56
38
4
2
147.37
c NM Coulter-Nile b TA Boult
5
5
1
0
100
c (sub AS Roy) b NM Coulter-Nile
9
9
1
0
100
runout (NM Coulter-Nile / SA Yadav)
0
0
0
0
0
Extras
4 (b 0, lb 1, nb 0, w 3)
Total
156 (7 wickets, 20 overs)
DID NOT BAT
FALL OF WICKETS
0-1 (Marcus Stoinis, 0.1), 16-2 (Ajinkya Rahane, 2.4), 22-3 (Shikhar Dhawan, 3.3), 118-4 (Rishabh Pant, 14.6), 137-5 (Shimron Hetmyer, 17.2), 149-6 (Axar Patel, 19.2), 155-7 (Kagiso Rabada, 19.6)
BOWLER
OV
M
R
W
ECO
EXT
4
0
30
3
7.5
0
4
0
28
0
7
0
4
0
25
1
6.25
0
4
0
29
2
7.25
1
3
0
30
0
10
1
1
0
13
0
13
1
MI Inning - Innings
157 / 5 (18.4 ov.)
BATSMAN
R
B
4s
6s
SR
c (sub Lalit Yadav) b A Nortje
68
51
5
4
133.33
c RR Pant b MP Stoinis
20
12
3
1
166.67
runout (RR Pant / P Dubey)
19
20
1
1
95
Not out
33
19
3
1
173.68
b K Rabada
9
4
2
0
225
c AM Rahane b A Nortje
3
5
0
0
60
Not out
1
1
0
0
100
Extras
4 (b 0, lb 4, nb 0, w 0)
Total
157 (5 wickets, 18.4 overs)
FALL OF WICKETS
45-1 (Quinton de Kock, 4.1), 90-2 (Suryakumar Yadav, 10.5), 137-3 (Rohit Sharma, 16.2), 147-4 (Kieron Pollard, 17.1), 156-5 (Hardik Pandya, 18.3)
BOWLER
OV
M
R
W
ECO
EXT
4
0
28
0
7
0
3
0
32
1
10.67
0
2.4
0
25
2
9.38
0
2
0
23
1
11.5
0
4
0
16
0
4
0
Praveen Dubey
3
0
29
0
9.67
0
Commentary
That's that from us then. 60 matches, 53 days, 8 teams, 2 finalists, and just the one extremely deserving winner. As Mumbai celebrate long into the night, the time has come for me, Habil Ahmed, to sign off on behalf of my partner for today, Shashwat Kumar, and the rest of Team Sportskeeda. It has been an absolute pleasure for us to bring you all the action from the Middle East, and we hope you have enjoyed it quite as much as we have. 

We will be right here when IPL 2021 comes around, and we hope that you will be part of our journey once again. Until then, stay safe, wash your hands, and enjoy all the cricket that we will be bringing your way in the meantime. Cheers!
Trophy presentation time! Jay Shah and Sourav Ganguly hands the trophy over to Rohit Sharma, who takes it over to his teammates. And the MUMBAI INDIANS LIFT THE TROPHY! And no team has deserved it more for their performances throughout the season.

Be it the batting performances of Quinton de Kock, Ishan Kishan and Suryakumar Yadav, or the bowling performances of Jasprit Bumrah, Trent Boult and Rahul Chahar, the Mumbai Indians have been miles ahead of the competition. After months of hard work leading up to the tournament, it is time for Rohit Sharma and his team to celebrate. And celebrate they will, long into the night as well. 
Rohit Sharma picks up the Mumbai Indians' winners cheque from Sourav Ganguly and Jay Shah. The MI skipper credits the work that goes on behind the scenes, and the backroom staff for the win. He also speaks of the importance of finding the right balance with players when it comes to bringing out the best in them.
Shreyas Iyer picks up the Delhi Capitals' runners-up cheque. The DC skipper credits Ricky Ponting for his contributions to the squad this season before promising to make it back to another final and win the trophy next time around. 
The Most Valuable Player award is won by Jofra Archer this time around. A season that has been all about the numbers for him, having picked up 20 wickets, bowling 175 dot balls, and hitting 10 huge maximums over the course of the tournament.
Kagiso Rabada goes home with the Purple Cap this season with 30 wickets in his 17 games. The Orange Cap goes to KL Rahul for his 670 runs in 14 games with a century and five fifties at the tournament.
The Fairplay Award for the season is awarded to the Mumbai Indians, and skipper Rohit Sharma picks up the trophy.
Devdutt Padikkal is named the Emerging Player of the Season. The southpaw has scored 473 runs in what has been his debut season. Ishan Kishan collects the award on his behalf.
Trent Boult has been named the Man of the Match and quite deservedly too. Got Mumbai off to the perfect start with a wicket of the first ball, and went on to register figures of 3 for 30 in four overs.
"Dwayne Bravo you're behind now and I'm in front of you, just had to say it on camera." - Kieron Pollard.

Top banter between the West Indians there, and can you blame Pollard? This has been as good a performance as any. Deserving of good banter, surely. 
Krunal Pandya believes the team's hunger is key to their performance. He also said that everyone knew their roles a month before the tournament and they were all in shape for the tournament. He also feels that Ishan Kishan deserves credit for the way he is ready to listen and learn, and his comeback in the tournament.
Kieron Pollard credits his team's preparation and planning, and the behind-the-scenes work, for the win. This is Pollard's fifth IPL win with the franchise as well, having been around for 11 years.
Jasprit Bumrah, whose role with the ball in this IPL win cannot be denied, believes it was the Super Over against the Royal Challengers Bangalore that helped him find the missing piece of the puzzle when it came to his bowling.
Ishan Kishan has credited the Pandya brothers for a conversation he had with them before working on his fitness and his offside play coming into this tournament.
Five-star performance for a fifth IPL title!
Just like they have all season, the Mumbai Indians have put on quite a show at IPL 2020 once again. Nothing has gone Delhi's way today except maybe the toss. Skipper Rohit Sharma said this was a toss he was okay with losing, and who wouldn't be, if you've got a team as good as MI do.

Quinton de Kock set the tone for this chase when he smashed countryman Kagiso Rabada all around the park in just the second over. And there was no looking back from there on. While MI may have lost a few wickets along the way, this game was always theirs to lose. The star of the show, unusually in an IPL final, was Rohit Sharma of course. By the time he was dismissed by a fantastic catch in the deep from Lalit Yadav, Rohit had already scored 68 off 50 and taken the game well away from the Shreyas Iyer-led Delhi Capitals.

You could say that someone like Axar Patel could feel hard done by to be on the losing side after a spell like his but MI simply were the better team. They had their plans in place, and executed them like only they can. With that, the Mumbai Indians have become the first team to win five IPL trophies, and the second to win the tournament as champions.

At the end of the day, another one-sided win for the Mumbai Indians over the Delhi Capitals in IPL 2020. Some things never change eh? A five-wicket victory to take MI home for a fifth IPL trophy then. We seem to be seeing the number five everywhere today. And can you blame us when we've seen a team performance that can only be described as five-star?
That's that then! MUMBAI INDIANS HAVE REACHED THE PROMISED LAND! Five IPL wins for a team that has, without a doubt, been the best in the tournament throughout. Deserved winners, if we've ever had one!
18.4 Anrich Nortje to Krunal Pandya, MUMBAI ARE CHAMPIONS! AGAIN! FULLY DESERVED! Excellent yorker just outside off stump. Krunal gets his bat down in time and squeezes it out into the off side before scampering across to the other end! 
Something of an anti-climax then. Pandya lobs one up to Stoinis, who takes a dolly. Krunal Pandya is the next man in!
18.3 Anrich Nortje to Hardik Pandya, OUT! ANTI CLIMAX! Dug into the track at the batsman on off stump and Hardik looks to finish things off in style. However, the ball just gets a little too big on him and Hardik ends up splicing it straight to Rahane at short mid wicket!
18.2 Anrich Nortje to Ishan Kishan, full toss just outside off stump. Kishan gets onto the front foot and powers it down the ground towards long on for a single. Scores level now!
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