KKR captain Eoin Morgan was unhappy that his team did not play “adventure cricket” in the final 10 overs.
Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma praised his team for the “great fight” against Kolkata Knight Riders, saying no one gets to see such tantalizingly close games.
The Mumbai Indians bounced back strongly against KKR in the last 10 overs of the match to defend a total of 152 runs, scoring only 20 runs in the last five overs.
Rohit said in the post match presentation ceremony, “It was a great fight by every one of them. You don’t see this kind of game very often. We will take a lot of confidence from this game.”
MI’s captain called the victory the effort of the entire team on a difficult track.
KKR batted brilliantly in Powerplay. Rahul (Chahar) came and we got important wickets in the middle. Krunal (Pandya) bowled those overs in the end.
He said, “It was the effort of the entire team and its credit to all the bowlers. As batsmen, you need to move forward. Chennai’s tendency is that you can’t play with one ball. You have to plan before going to bat.” Have to make. We were 15. -20 runs short, “he said.
The losing captain Eoin Morgan was unhappy that his team did not play “adventure cricket” in the final 10 overs.
“Yes, disappointing (to lose). We played some really good cricket for most parts of the game, we looked comfortable in the chase, but they are a strong team, came back well and sadly it’s our But it didn’t work, “he said.
Morgan said, “We made some mistakes and needed to overcome them. An ideal game needs to be made an adventure, it was what we had to spend in the last 10 overs of the game.”