Learn about LSG vs MI match result along with key match highlights, IPL points table update, man of the match, full list of award winners list and everything else you need to know today about Match 63 of IPL 2023 between Lucknow Super Giants and Mumbai Indians.
Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) clinched a thrilling 5-run victory over Mumbai Indians (MI) in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 match courtesy an undefeated innings of 89(47)* by Marcus Stoinis and effective bowling spells from the LSG side. The win pushes LSG closer to a playoff spot, just behind Chennai Super Kings. Yash Dayal’s excellent bowling in the final over, defending 11 runs, sealed the victory for the home team.
MI, chasing 178, had a quick start with Ishan Kishan hitting impressive shots off Krunal Pandya and Mohsin Khan. The opening partnership of Kishan and Rohit Sharma, which produced 90 runs, was broken by Ravi Bishnoi, who dismissed Rohit. Bishnoi struck again, claiming Kishan’s wicket, leading LSG’s comeback into the game.
LSG’s Yash Thakur made an impactful contribution by dismissing Suryakumar Yadav, further denting MI’s chase. Amid the pressure, MI’s Nehal Wadhera and Vishnu Vinod lost their wickets, leaving MI needing 39 runs from 18 balls. Despite some big hits from David, Thakur and Mohsin Khan’s economical bowling restricted MI to fall short of the target by 5 runs.
Earlier in the game, MI’s Jason Behrendorff made early breakthroughs, dismissing LSG’s Deepak Hooda and Prerak Mankad. Piyush Chawla followed suit, claiming Quinton de Kock’s wicket, leaving LSG at 35/2 after the powerplay.
LSG’s Marcus Stoinis and Krunal Pandya then built a slow but steady partnership, stabilizing their innings. An unfortunate injury saw Pandya retire, ending the partnership at 82 runs, the highest for LSG this season. Nicholas Pooran replaced Pandya, while Stoinis switched gears to take on the finishing role.
Stoinis displayed an aggressive batting spree against Chris Jordan, smashing 24 runs in the 18th over. He maintained the momentum, scoring heavily in the final overs, including 15 off the penultimate over. His final six in the last ball of the innings took LSG to 177/3 in 20 overs, setting a challenging target for MI, which they eventually fell short of, leading to a well-earned victory for LSG.
LSG vs MI Score Summary:
- Lucknow Super Giants 177/3 (20 ov)
- Mumbai Indians 172/5 (20 ov)
- LSG won by 5 runs.
Points Table Update after IPL LSG vs MI Match 63
Lucknow Super Giants earned two important points today after beating Mumbai Indians by 5 runs. After today’s win, LSG climb one position at number three followed by Mumbai Indians (with same number of points) on the IPL points table.
LSG vs MI Match 63 Award Winners at IPL 2023
- Player Of The Match: Marcus Stoinis (LSG)
- TIAGO.ev Electric Striker Of The Match: Marcus Stoinis (LSG) – SR: 189.4
- Herbalife Active Catch Of The Match: Nicholas Pooran (LSG)
- Visit Saudi Beyond The Boundaries Longest 6: Rohit Sharma (MI) – 92 metres
- RuPay On-The-Go 4s: Ishan Kishan (MI) – 8 Fours
- UPSTOX Most Valuable Asset Of The Match: Marcus Stoinis (LSG) – 38 MVA pts
- Dream11 Gamechanger Of The Match: Marcus Stoinis (LSG) – 127 Dream11 pts
Note: All the prizes carried a cash reward of Rs 1 lakh
Major Highlights for LSG vs MI Match Today
- Marcus Stoinis played a brilliant unbeaten knock of 89 runs off just 47 balls, powering LSG to a competitive total.
- Yash Dayal displayed nerves of steel in the final over, defending 11 runs and securing a nail-biting win for Lucknow Super Giants.
- Mumbai Indians got off to a strong start with Ishan Kishan and Rohit Sharma playing aggressive shots and scoring boundaries.
- Ravi Bishnoi provided a crucial breakthrough by dismissing Rohit Sharma, ending the 90-run opening stand.
- Ishan Kishan reached his fifty off 34 balls, but Bishnoi struck again and had him caught at deep square leg.
- Yash Thakur created a crucial moment by getting Suryakumar Yadav to drag one onto the stumps while attempting a scoop shot.
- Mohsin Khan dismissed Nehal Wadhera, who was in good form, to further dent Mumbai Indians’ chase.
- Vishnu Vinod, introduced as the Impact Player, was caught at deep square leg by Yash Thakur off an excellent delivery.
- David played some aggressive shots, including two big sixes, but Lucknow Super Giants managed to contain the scoring rate.
- Yash Thakur bowled a fantastic over, picking up the wicket of Vishnu Vinod and conceding only nine runs.
- David hammered a six and a four in Naveen’s over, which also included a waist-high no ball that ran away for four.
- Mohsin Khan showed nerves of steel in the last over, delivering accurate yorkers and conceding only five runs to seal the victory for LSG.
- Jason Behrendorff made an ideal start for Mumbai Indians, picking up two wickets in two balls in the third over.
- Krunal Pandya and Marcus Stoinis built a crucial partnership to stabilize LSG’s innings after losing early wickets.
- Stoinis accelerated the innings in the latter overs, smashing two sixes and three fours off Chris Jordan in the 18th over.
- Stoinis continued his onslaught, hitting two consecutive sixes in the 19th over to boost LSG’s score.
- Stoinis finished the innings with a bang, hitting a six on the final ball to take LSG’s total to 177/3 in 20 overs.
- Lucknow Super Giants’ victory brings them closer to clinching a playoff spot, as they trail behind Chennai Super Kings in the standings.
- Yash Dayal’s exceptional performance in the last over and Marcus Stoinis’s match-winning knock earned them the Man of the Match awards.
- The match showcased intense competition and thrilling moments, making it a memorable contest in the IPL 2023 season.
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