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Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma has praised striker Tilak Varma for his undefeated shot which helped his team to a win against Chennai Super Kings.
The crucial partnership between Tilak Varma and Hrithik Shokeen and a quick unbeaten 16 from Tim David helped Mumbai Indians register a third win against Chennai Super Kings here at Wankhede Stadium on Thursday.
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“Watching how the pitch was playing and losing wickets up front, there were some tense moments in the middle. It was just about keeping calm and getting the job done. After losing those wickets early on, we We were kinda calm and got the job done at the end. We’ve played a lot of cricket here. On so many occasions we’ve had pitches like this. It’s good to have bowlers in the bowl sometimes. game also. plus, it was good to see bouncing and swinging from both sides, which was good to watch. We keep an eye (on the future), “said Rohit Sharma during a presentation after -match.
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“He (Tilak) has been brilliant, playing for the first year, having such a calm head is never easy. I feel he will soon be an all-format player for India. He has the technique and the temperament . A lot of things are looking bright for him. And there’s also hunger,” he added.
For CSK, Dhoni (36*) was the lone warrior for his side, as a brutal paced attack from the fast bowlers of Mumbai Indians knocked out the men in yellow for 97. Daniel Sams was the bowlers’ choice for MI, with 3/16 in their four overs. Meredith (2/28) and Kartikeya (2/22) also played well. Bumrah and Ramandeep Singh each got a wicket. With this victory, MI are currently at the bottom of the points table with six points. CSK is in ninth position with 8 points.
(With ANI entries)