Kings XI Punjab batting coach Wasim Jaffer got here up with a hilarious congratulatory message for Mumbai Indians as they marched to their fifth Indian Premier League (IPL) trophy. Trent Boult took three wickets and Rohit Sharma hit a high-quality half-century as Mumbai Indians beat Delhi Capitals within the remaining of IPL 2020 to raise a record-extending fifth trophy. “Congratulations @mipaltan! Now go take a few years off, you have earned it,” former India batsman Jaffer tweeted with a wink emoji.
Congratulations poured in for Mumbai Indians after their historic win.
“Mumbai Mumbai,” legendary batsman and former MI captain Sachin Tendulkar tweeted, with a trophy emoji. “Well done @mipaltan!” he added. He additionally shared a GIF of him celebrating the second Mumbai received the trophy.
“Ab to aadat si hai sabko aise dhone ki. One of the best T 20 franchisee on the planet and the perfect captain within the format. Deserving winners , Mumbai Indians, koi shak,” tweeted former India batsman Virender Sehwag. “Amazingly nicely organised match regardless of varied challenges,” he added.
“Congrats @mipaltan @ImRo45 and staff.. dominated on this years @IPL,” tweeted former South Africa and Mumbai Indians participant JP Duminy.
“#Mi is not simply the perfect team within the #IPL, they’re the perfect staff on the planet. Head and shoulders above the remaining. Profitable the crown is difficult…defending it’s even more durable. Solely the second staff to do so within the IPL,” tweeted former India opener, Aakash Chopra.
Delhi Capitals opted to bat after winning the toss but it was Mumbai Indians who got off to a dream begin in the remaining, with Trent Boult dismissing in-form Marcus Stoinis on the very first supply. MI got two extra early wickets earlier than Shreyas Iyer and Rishabh Pant hit half-centuries to assist Delhi post 156/7.
Mumbai Indians seemed in control all through the chase, with Rohit Sharma main the best way with a 51-ball 68. MI chased down the goal with eight balls to spare to seal their fifth IPL title.