Mumbai Indians’ performance in the current season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) was inferior, and they could not even reach the playoffs. Rohit Sharma’s team may have performed poorly, but the team’s fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah bowled brilliantly throughout the season. On Saturday, Bumrah’s performance was also seen in Mumbai’s last league match against Delhi Capitals (DC).
In the match against Delhi, Bumrah took three wickets for 25 runs in four overs. Bumrah first got Mitchell Marsh (0 runs) caught by Rohit Sharma during his spell. Then Prithvi Shaw (24 runs) also went to the pavilion on a dangerous bouncer from Bumrah. Later, Bumrah took his third wicket by dismissing Rovman Powell (43 runs), who was batting dangerously.
Jasprit Bumrah featured in all 14 matches for Mumbai in IPL 2022. This right-arm fast bowler took 15 wickets at an average of 25.53. In the current season of IPL, Bumrah’s best performance was five wickets for ten runs, which he got against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR).
Jasprit Bumrah took most wickets for Mumbai
Jasprit Bumrah was the highest wicket-taker for Mumbai Indians in IPL 2022. Bumrah has taken 15 or more wickets in the seventh consecutive IPL season. Bumrah has equalled his former teammate Lasith Malinga in this matter. Malinga took 15 or more wickets in seven consecutive IPL seasons for Mumbai Indians.
Mumbai had a target of 158
After losing the toss, Delhi Capitals scored 157 for seven in 20 overs. Rovman Powell scored 43 runs with the help of four sixes and one four. Rishabh Pant scored 39, and Prithvi Shaw scored 24 runs. Jasprit Bumrah got three, and Ramandeep Singh got two successes for Mumbai Indians.