Chennai Vs Mumbai Match 44 Result IPL 2019
Chennai Super Kings won the toss and opted to bowl first in the 44th match of IPL 2019.
Rohit Sharma hit his first IPL fifty of IPL 2019. The Mumbai Indians won the match against Chennai Super Kings by 38 runs. Chennai missed the MS Dhoni and Ravindra Jadeja due to illness, failing to reach their target of 156. Shane Watson came out early after facing only five balls while Chennai dropped to 109 in 17.4. It was the first defeat of Chennai at the Chepauk Stadium since May 2015, when Mumbai had also established itself.
Rohit Sharma anchored the sleeves of his team while the veteran player from Sri Lanka, Lasith Malinga, took 4 wickets for giving 37 runs. Spinner Krunal Pandya also brilliantly played. Mumbai, after a mediocre start to the season, is now second in the picture and, like Chennai, only needs a win in three games to qualify for the playoffs.
Man of The Match:
Rohit Sharma was declared as the man of the match for his amazing batting performance.