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Patna : Mumbai Indians (MI) pace troika of Nathan Coulter-Nile (NCN), James Neesham, and Jasprit Bumrah demolished the Rajasthan Royals (RR) batting lineup restricting them to just 90/9 in 20 overs in the 51st match of IPL at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah, UAE, on October 5, 2021, night. NCN took 4/14 in 4 overs while Neesham took 3/12 in 4 overs. Bumrah took 2/14 in 4 overs.
Opener Evin Lewis was the top scorer for RR with 24 runs in 19 balls hitting 3 fours and 1 six off spinner Jayant Yadav in 2nd over. Lewis fell to Bumrah. All-rounder David Miller scored 15 runs in 23 balls while spinner Rahul Tewatia made 12 runs in 20 balls. fast bowler Mustafizur Rahman remained unbeaten on 8 runs in 7 balls including a six off Trent Boult in last over.
Captain Sanju Samson (wk) fell to Neesham for 3 runs. Shivam Dube also fell to Neesham for 3 runs. Opener Yashasvi Jaiswal fell to Nathan Coulter-Nile for 12 runs in 9balls with 3 fours. David Miller, Glenn Phillips, and fast medium bowler Chetan Sakaria also fell to NCN. RR were 50/5 after 10 overs.