Mumbai Indians have registered their first win of the IPL 2023 with the help of brilliant performances from Piyush Chawla and skipper Rohit Sharma. MI bundled out DC for 172 runs in the first innings as skipper David Warner once again scored another fifty while all-rounder Axar Patel played an important role with the bat by scoring quick-fire 54 runs from just 25 balls.
MI had a brilliant opening partnership with Rohit Sharma and Ishan Kishan pair registering 71 runs for the team in 7.3 overs. Skipper Rohit Sharma proved his mettle with the bat after a long time by scoring 65 runs off 45 balls. Tilak Varma also played a beautiful role with the bat. Suryakumar Yadav, unfortunately, ended up being dismissed for a golden duck. Later MI chased down this target successfully in the last ball of the game with the help of the Tim David-Cameron Green pair.
Numbers and Stats from DC vs MI game:
6 - David Warner has lost all six games as captain of DC in the IPL.
David Warner as DC Captain in the IPL:
Lost to RCB by four runs in Delhi, 2013
Lost to CSK by thirty-three runs in Chennai, 2013
Lost to LSG by fifty runs in Lucknow, 2023
Lost to GT by six wickets in Delhi, 2023
Lost to RR by fifty-seven runs in Guwahati, 2023
Lost to MI by six wickets in Delhi, 2023
7 - For the seventh time, MI have won an IPL game in the last ball of the match.
Instances of MI winning an IPL game in the last ball:
vs PWI in Mumbai-WS, 2011
vs KKR in Kolkata, 2011
vs Deccan in Visakhapatnam, 2012
vs CSK in Mumbai-WS, 2012
vs PBKS in Mumbai-WS, 2019
vs CSK in Delhi, 2021
vs DC in Delhi, 2023
19 - Rohit Sharma has won the Man of the Match award for the 19th time in the IPL overall.
Players with the most MoM awards in the IPL:
AB de Villiers - 25
Chris Gayle - 22
Rohit Sharma - 19
David Warner - 18
MS Dhoni - 17
Among active players, Rohit Sharma has the most Man of the Match awards in IPL.
26 - Piyush Chawla has the most wickets against DC in the IPL now.
Most wickets vs DC in the IPL:
Piyush Chawla - 26
Harbhajan Singh / Ravichandran Ashwin - 24
Dwayne Bravo / Jasprit Bumrah - 23
73 - David Warner became the fastest to record 3000 runs as Captain in the IPL from just 73 innings.
Fastest to 3000 runs in the IPL as Captain by innings batted:
David Warner - 73
Virat Kohli - 81
Gautam Gambhir - 107
Rohit Sharma - 115
MS Dhoni - 117
161 - Piyush Chawla has equaled the tally (161) of Ravichandran Ashwin in IPL wickets overall.
Most wickets by a spin bowler in IPL overall:
Yuzvendra Chahal - 174
Amit Mishra - 169
Ravichandran Ashwin / Piyush Chawla - 161
Read More: Check out who has the most wickets in IPL history
977 - Rohit Sharma surpassed Virat Kohli for scoring the most runs against Delhi Capitals in T20 cricket.
Most runs vs DC in T20 cricket:
Rohit Sharma - 977
Virat Kohli - 949
Ajinkya Rahane - 792
Rohit Sharma smashed his first fifty of IPL in his last 25 innings.