Picture Credit: BCCI/IPL

Picture Credit: BCCI/IPL

Mumbai Indians defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad by eight wickets and secured a spot for them in the IPL 2023 playoffs. Sunrisers Hyderabad posted 200/5 in the first innings with the help of a 140-run opening partnership between Mayank Agarwal and Vivrant Sharma. Among Mumbai bowlers only, Akash Madhwal looked impressive in the death overs, with a figure of 4/37 overall. 

Mumbai Indians chased down 201 runs with the help of a brilliant century from Cameron Green, and skipper Rohit Sharma also joined the party by smashing a half-century. Green scored a 47-ball hundred and stunned the opponent team with his brilliant stroke play. Among Hyderabad bowlers, only Bhuvneshwar Kumar bowled well, finishing with figures of 1/26, as all other bowlers went on to leak runs completely. 

Numbers and stats from MI vs SRH game:

1 -
Rohit Sharma became the first player to complete 5000 runs (5022) for Mumbai Indians in IPL.

Most runs by a batsman for an IPL franchise:
Virat Kohli - 7263 for RCB
Rohit Sharma - 5022 for MI
Suresh Raina - 4687 for CSK
MS Dhoni - 4507 for CSK
AB de Villiers - 4491 for RCB

4/37 - Akash Madhwal registered a bowling figure of 4/37 in this game.

Best bowling figure for Akash Madhwal in T20s:
4/25 vs Railways in Rajkot, SMAT 2022
4/37 vs SRH in Mumbai-WS, IPL 2023
3/16 vs Baroda in Vadodara, SMAT 2021
3/29 vs Andhra in Vizianagaram, SMAT 2019
3/31 vs GT in Mumbai-WS, IPL 2023

5 - Mumbai Indians became the only second team after PBKS to chase 200 (or) more successfully five times in IPL history overall.

Highest target chased down by MI in IPL:
219 vs CSK in Delhi, 2021
215 vs PBKS in Mohali, 2023
213 vs RR in Mumbai (Wankhede Stadium), 2023
201 vs SRH in Mumbai  (Wankhede Stadium) , 2023
200 vs RCB in Mumbai  (Wankhede Stadium) , 2023 

MI became the first team to chase down 200 (or) more successfully four times in the second innings of an IPL season.

6 - Cameron Green became the sixth batsman to smash a century for Mumbai Indians in IPL.

List of players to smash a century for MI in IPL:
Sanath Jayasuriya vs CSK in Mumbai  (Wankhede Stadium) , 2008
Sachin Tendulkar vs KTK in Mumbai  (Wankhede Stadium) , 2011
Rohit Sharma vs KKR in Kolkata, 2012
Lendl Simmons vs PBKS in Mohali, 2014
Suryakumar Yadav vs GT in Mumbai  (Wankhede Stadium) , 2023
Cameron Green vs SRH in Mumbai (Wankhede Stadium), 2023

Notably, this was Cameron Green's maiden century in T20 cricket.

8 - Since 2020, Mayank Agarwal's eight out of nine fifty-plus in IPL have ended in a losing cause unfortunately.

Mayank Agarwal's fifty-plus scores in IPL since 2020:
89(60) vs DC in Dubai, 2020 - Lost
106(50) vs RR in Sharjah, 2020 - Lost
56(39) vs KKR in Abu Dhabi, 2020 - Lost
69(36) vs DC in Mumbai  (Wankhede Stadium) , 2021 - Lost
99*(58) vs DC in Ahmedabad, 2021 - Lost
67(43) vs RR in Dubai, 2021 - Lost
57(42) vs RCB in Sharjah, 2021 - Lost
52(32) vs MI in Pune, 2022 - Won
83(46) vs MI in Mumbai (Wankhede Stadium), 2023 - Lost

10 - MI entered playoffs for the 10th time in IPL history overall.

MI entered the IPL playoffs in 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2019, 2020 & 2023.

23 - Cameron Green scored a century at a very young age of just 23 years and 352 days. 

Youngest overseas player to score a century in IPL:
Quinton de Kock - 23 years & 122 days
David Warner - 23 years & 153 days
David Miller - 23 years & 330 days
Cameron Green - 23 years & 352 days
Harry Brook - 24 years & 51 days

140 - Mayank Agarwal and Vivrant Sharma had a 140-run opening partnership between them. 

Highest opening partnership for SRH in IPL:
Jonny Bairstow-David Warner: 185 vs RCB in Hyderabad, 2019
Jonny Bairstow-David Warner: 160 vs PBKS in Dubai, 2020
Wriddhiman Saha-David Warner: 151* vs MI in Sharjah, 2020 
Mayank Agarwal-Vivrant Sharma: 140 vs MI in Mumbai (Wanhede Stadium), 2023
Shikhar Dhawan-David Warner: 139 vs KKR in Hyderabad, 2017

170 - Bhuvneshwar Kumar has picked up 170 wickets in IPL which is joint-most with Lasith Malinga.

Most wickets by a pace bowler in IPL:
Dwayne Bravo - 183
Lasith Malinga - 170
Bhuvneshwar Kumar - 170

11000 - Rohit Sharma completed 11000 runs (11016) in T20 cricket.

Most runs for a batsman in T20 cricket:
Chris Gayle - 14562
Shoaib Malik - 12528
Kieron Pollard - 12175
Virat Kohli - 11965
David Warner - 11695
Aaron Finch - 11392
Rohit Sharma - 11016