MI won the toss and choose to give his bowler an opportunity to bowl first. MI want to give a gift to Sachin Tandulkar on his Birthday. SRH start brilliantly, skipper Kane Williamson and shikar dhawan open for SRH and Kane Williamson hit 2 boundaries in first over of Jasprit Bumrah and score 10 runs in first over. Mcclenagan was call for bowling 2nd over of the inning for MI. He got 2 wicket in the over. First he got Shikhar Dhawa and next W Saha on the same score of 20.
Manesh Pandey come in and he was looking set batsman and playing good shot around the ground. Now the responsibility is on Skipper and Pandey to get the team on a good total. But Hardik pandya came into the attack and got the wicket of Manesh Pandey when he give a dolly catch straight into the hands of captain Rohit Sharma and SRH was 44-3.
SRH lose Shakib ul hassan iin 6th over as result of run out and after 6 overs SRH 51-4. There is not much more about SRH batting to write. After 10 overs SRH score was 82 with the loss of 5 wickets while yousuf pathan a hope was there for SRH fans. 100 runs completed in 14th over and they lose 7 wickets till now. Now the mind set was clear that they have to play 20 over and forget the tension about run rate and high scoring match. SRh unable to play 20 over and they just manage 118 score all out.
MI have to chase 119 runs in 20 overs. Sandeep open bowling for SRH while Suryakumar yadav and evin lewis open for MI. Sandeep sharma got first success in 3rd over when he got ewin lewis and MI 12-1. Mi lose Ishan Kishan on 17 runs of the total and Mohammad Nabi got his first of IPL 2018. Then skipper Rohit Sharma came in. Rohit sharma lose his wicket on the total of 21 and MI were in deep trouble.
Mi were also in problem in chasing that low total. MI score was 37-3 after overs. And this is the 2nd day in IPL 2018 where team making low total bu making tough for the chasing side. MI complete 5 runs in 9 overs. SRH got a successfull review and Mi lose 4th wicket on 61.
Big man K Pollard came in a hit a huge six over bowlers head. Rashid Khan got big fish Keiron Pollard in 14th over and MI lose 5th on 73. Hardik Pandya came in next batsman. Twist in the match when Suryakumar Yadav gone after scoring 34 runs and MI 77-6. MI lose their hopes when Kaul dismiss Haardik Pandya and MI 81-9. And all out on 87 runs. SRH won the match by 31 runs.