Super Sunday in IPL 2020 was not for the faint-hearted. For the primary time within the historical past of the Indian Premier League, in the future noticed three Super Overs being performed to find out the results of the match. The first match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunrisers Hyderabad noticed the match being taken into the Super Over due to a powerful show of bowling by Lockie Ferguson. In the second match on the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Mumbai Indians and Kings XI Punjab’s match additionally went into the Super Over. The drama didn’t finish there. Kings XI Punjab scored solely 5 runs within the Super Over bowled by Jasprit Bumrah however Mohammed Shami responded brilliantly and restricted Mumbai Indians to simply 5 runs. A second Super Over was performed to find out the outcome and Kings XI Punjab, boosted by an epic six from Chris Gayle and Mayank Agarwal lastly received an epic, pulsating match.
This was the primary time in historical past that two Super Overs had been wanted to find out the result of the match. This is the fifth Super Over in IPL 2020 and already, this version as had essentially the most variety of ties within the Indian Premier League. The first tied sport was between Delhi Capitals and Kings XI Punjab in Dubai and it was Delhi Capitals who received the sport once they bowled Kings XI Punjab out for 2 runs. This was the 13th tie within the historical past of the IPL.
The second tie was between Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore in Abu Dhabi as each groups managed to notch up scores of 200. Ishan Kishan of Mumbai Indians was dismissed for 99 however within the Super Over, Navdeep Saini restricted Mumbai Indians to seven runs and regardless of the very best efforts by Jasprit Bumrah, Royal Challengers Bangalore had been boosted by AB de Villiers and Virat Kohli
The first match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunrisers Hyderabad noticed a tense match. Kolkata Knight Riders managed to attain 163/5 due to blazing cameos in direction of the top by Eoin Morgan and Dinesh Karthik. Sunrisers Hyderabad began nicely with Jonny Bairstow and Kane Williamson opening the batting however Lockie Ferguson ran by way of the center order to complete with 3/15. David Warner struck three boundaries within the ultimate over however he might solely tie the sport. In the Super Over, Lockie Ferguson dismissed each Warner and Abdul Samad cheaply as Sunrisers Hyderabad had been bowled out for two, the joint-lowest rating in a Super Over with Kings XI Punjab. Kolkata Knight Riders managed to win with simply two balls to spare.
In the second sport, Mumbai Indians had been boosted by a superb knock from Kieron Pollard who blasted 34 off 12 balls because the four-time champions reached 176/6. KL Rahul smashed 77 however Deepak Hooda and Chris Jordan, regardless of putting some clear blows, didn’t get Kings XI Punjab over the road. In the Super Over, Bumrah was at his greatest as Kings XI Punjab managed simply 5 runs. However, Shami reciprocated brilliantly as he additionally conceded simply 5 runs and Quinton de Kock was run-out of the final ball.
The guidelines in keeping with the Super Over said that the identical batsmen and bowler couldn’t bowl or bat within the first Super Over and two new batsmen and bowler from each groups needed to bowl the second Super Over. There was some controversy when Kieron Pollard got here out to bat within the second tremendous over because the MCC guidelines said that, “Any batsman dismissed in a Super-Over can’t take part in the next.”
In the second Super Over, Kieron Pollard and Hardik Pandya got here onto bat and Chris Jordan was tasked in bowling the second Super Over. There was some extra confusion as to why Rohit Sharma was not allowed to bat as he was not dismissed within the Super Over. Pollard and Pandya managed 12 runs within the second tremendous bowled by Chris Jordan however Gayle hit a six off Trent Boult and Mayank Agarwal completed the match in model with two fours
Mumbai Indians and Kings XI Punjab are the one groups to have been concerned in two Super Overs on this version of the event, with Mumbai Indians dropping each tied video games. In extra methods than one, October 18 ought to now be remembered as Super Over day in IPL.