After practicing it in nets, Hardik Pandya pulls off MS Dhoni’s helicopter shot on the field against Chennai Super Kings. Pandya hit Dwayne Bravo at deep square leg and cleared the rope with ease. Hardik Pandya was seen practising the shot in the nets before the Indian Premier League started.
Watch Hardik Pandya hitting a helicopter shot with a ease against MS Dhoni’s Chennai Super Kings:
Mumbai Indians’ top-order was demolished by Chennai’s bowling order after Quinton de Kock was dismissed by Deepak Chahar. Rohit Sharma too couldn’t score big as he was sent back to pavilion by Ravindra Jadeja.
Suryakumar Yadav looked good as he scored an amazing half-century before he was dismissed by Dwayne Bravo for 59 off 43. Krunal Pandya was also looking good as he scored 42 off 32 before he was dismissed by Mohit Sharma.
Hardik Pandya and Kieron Pollard finished it for Mumbai as Pandya scored 25 off just 8 balls, while Pollard hit 17 off 7. Pandya’s 25 run knock included 3 sixes and 1 four, while Pollard hit two sixes. Mumbai finished their innings at 170-5 in 20 overs.
In the second innings, Chennai Super Kings were 3 wickets down before the first power-play was over. Jason Behrendorff bowled beautifully taking two wickets in his debut match, while Lasith Malinga took one to his name.