Learn about MI vs RCB 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 54 of IPL 2023 between Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore.
In a thrilling game of the 2023 Indian Premier League (IPL), Mumbai Indians (MI) beat Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB). This win helped them move up to the third spot in the league with a total of 12 points. The game, which was held at Wankhede Stadium, saw Suryakumar Yadav play really well, which helped MI win the game.
RCB batted first with their formidable opening pair, Virat Kohli and Faf du Plessis. However, Jason Behrendorff dismissed Kohli early on, and Anuj Rawat soon after. Glenn Maxwell and du Plessis then initiated a dramatic recovery, forging a 120-run partnership. Maxwell’s half-century and du Plessis’s 65-run contribution propelled RCB to 199/6.
In response, MI openers Ishan Kishan and Rohit Sharma gave a promising start, with Kishan attacking early. After their dismissals, Nehal Wadhera and Suryakumar Yadav took charge, demonstrating a blend of caution and aggression. Yadav, in particular, put on a memorable show, reaching his half-century in just 25 balls. His offensive against Hasaranga and Vijaykumar Vyshak was crucial in the run chase.
After Yadav’s dismissal, Wadhera ensured the victory, finishing the match with an unbeaten 52. MI won by six wickets with 21 balls remaining, securing a significant win over RCB.
MI vs RCB Score Summary:
- Mumbai Indians 200/4 (16.3 ov)
- Royal Challengers Bangalore 199/6 (20 ov)
- MI won by 6 wickets
Points Table Update after IPL MI vs RCB Match 54
Mumbai Indians have jumped to 3rd position at IPL points table today after beating Royal Challengers Bangalore by 6 wickets.
MI vs RCB Match 54 Award Winners at IPL 2023
- Player Of The Match: Suryakumar Yadav (MI)
- TIAGO.ev Electric Striker Of The Match: Suryakumar Yadav (MI) – SR: 237
- Herbalife Active Catch Of The Match: Cameron Green (MI)
- Visit Saudi Beyond The Boundaries Longest 6: Ishan Kishan (MI) – 102 metres
- RuPay On-The-Go 4s: Glenn Maxwell (RCB) – 8 Fours
- UPSTOX Most Valuable Asset Of The Match: Suryakumar Yadav (MI) – 38.5 MVA pts
- Dream11 Gamechanger Of The Match: Suryakumar Yadav (MI) – 120 Dream11 pts
Note: All the prizes carried a cash reward of Rs 1 lakh
Major Highlights for MI vs RCB Match Today
- Suryakumar Yadav’s memorable knock led MI to a crucial victory, securing the third spot in IPL 2023.
- Mumbai Indians chased down RCB’s target of 200 with six wickets in hand and 21 balls to spare.
- RCB’s Maxwell and du Plessis initiated a dramatic recovery with a 120-run partnership after early losses.
- MI opener Ishan Kishan’s aggressive start set the pace for the successful run chase.
- Nehal Wadhera finished the match unbeaten on 52, contributing significantly to MI’s victory.
- Jason Behrendorff’s early dismissals of Virat Kohli and Anuj Rawat set back RCB.
- Suryakumar Yadav reached his half-century in just 25 balls, dominating the RCB bowling attack.
- Despite losing their opening batters, MI showcased resilience and strategic play.
- Dinesh Karthik’s quick-fire 30 for RCB added crucial runs in the late overs.
- Mumbai Indians successfully restricted RCB from crossing the 200-run mark, ending their innings on 199/6.
- Faf du Plessis played a vital knock of 65 off 41 balls, contributing to RCB’s competitive total.
- Rohit Sharma and Ishan Kishan provided a strong start for MI, capitalizing on early overs.
- Suryakumar Yadav’s power-hitting, including two sixes off Hasaranga and two sixes and a four off Vyshak, was a turning point in the match.
- MI’s Nehal Wadhera and Suryakumar Yadav took control after the early dismissal of their openers, stabilizing the innings.
- Glenn Maxwell’s half-century was instrumental in boosting RCB’s score, despite his known struggles against spin.
- Jason Behrendorff’s three-wicket haul was pivotal in restricting RCB’s score.
- RCB’s Vijaykumar Vyshak managed to dismiss the dangerous Suryakumar Yadav, offering some respite for RCB.
- A significant 120-run partnership between Maxwell and du Plessis was the highlight of RCB’s innings.
- Despite a late surge from RCB, led by Dinesh Karthik, MI managed to keep the target within reach.
- MI’s comprehensive performance, both in bowling and batting, was instrumental in their six-wicket victory over RCB.