Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals, Dr. DY Patil Stadium, Mumbai: The first encounter between both the teams in IPL 2022 where Rajasthan took over Mumbai and won the match by 23 runs and it is now the second win for the Rajasthan franchise in this IPL 2022 season.
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Jos Buttler smashed a century in the match against MI where he fully dominated the MI bowlers. His 100 becomes one of the reasons behind the win of RR in this match. Mumbai also shows their match-winning spirit but fell short against the Royals.
Jos Buttler slams 100 against MI
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MI vs RR is always a delight for the fans as both the teams show their full potential to encounter each other. As per this fact, today’s match is also an entertainer where England’s star batter and a match-winner for RR Jos Buttler slams a 100 against MI. This is the second IPL 100 for Jos Butler and it was interesting that both these 100 are against the MI franchise which has one of the hardest bowling attacks.
Jos Buttler scores this 100 in 67 balls including 11 fours and 5 massive sixes. This is also the first century in this IPL season of 2022. This century takes place where RR needed this most MI bowling attack creating the pressure and none other than Buttler succeed to score runs and with this help of the knock, RR gets a respectable total of 193 which MI batsmen failed to chase and as a result RR won the match.
As with this 100, Jos Buttler is now the current orange cap holder with 135 runs in 2 matches.
“Feels fantastic to contribute to a win. Was a bit nervous at the halfway mark, wondering if the innings will result in a win or not. The last few months have been wonderful, so just carrying on from there”, said man of the match Jos Buttler.
OH MI GOD, JOS BUTTLER! YOU CANNOT DO THAT!
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RR standing on top of the table
These two wins in the row claim RR at the top of the table with 4 points and a positive net run rate. As it is only the start of the season but the Rajasthan Royals showing a different approach this season may they will be on the track as fans are expecting more from this franchise. According to experts RR franchise is also in the race to qualify for the playoffs.
Jos Buttler the current Orange Cap holder of IPL 2022 with 135 runs. pic.twitter.com/i6WJ0Vkn8X
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