The second qualifier match of IPL 2023 is being played between Gujarat Titans and Mumbai Indians. It has been organized at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. Gujarat had lost to Chennai Super Kings in the first qualifier. So she reached the second qualifier. On the other hand, Mumbai defeated Lucknow Super Giants in the Eliminator match. Now the team that wins the second qualifier will reach the final. In this match, a tough competition can be seen between both the teams.
Mumbai won the toss and bowled against Gujarat
Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma won the toss against Gujarat Titans. They have decided to bowl first. Mumbai has included Kumar Karthikeyan in the team in place of Hrithik Shokin. Gujarat captain Hardik Pandya has included Joshua Little and B Sai Sudarshan in the team. Dasun Shanaka and Darshan Nalkande have been dropped.
Gujarat Titans innings:
205/2 (over 18): Gujarat have completed Pata’s 200 runs in the 18th over, Sai Sudarshan playing 43 runs in 29 balls. Hardik Pandya scored 7 runs.
198/2 (over 17): Gujarat Titans have got a big blow. Shubman Gill got out after scoring 129 runs in 60 balls. Akash Madhwal showed him the way to the pavilion. Gill hit 10 sixes and 7 fours in his innings.
183/1 (over 16): Gujarat Titans have scored 183 runs at the loss of 1 wicket in 16 overs. Shubman Gill is playing after scoring 123 runs in 56 balls. Sai Sudarshan is playing after scoring 36 runs.
166/1 (over 15): Shubman Gill scored a stormy century for Gujarat Titans. He has scored 100 runs in 49 balls. Gujarat has scored 166 runs in 15 overs.
147/1 (over 14): Gujarat has scored 147 runs for 1 wicket in 14 overs, Shubman Gill is playing 99 runs, Sai Sudarshan has scored 27 runs.
139/1 (over 13): Piyush Chawla’s over proved costly, 20 runs came from two sixes and a four, Shubman Gill is batting brilliantly and is just 2 runs away from his century.
119/1 (over 12): Gujarat Titans score 100 runs, Akash Madhwal’s over proved costly for Mumbai, 21 runs in this over
98/1 (over 11): Gujarat Titans have scored 98 runs for the loss of 1 wicket in 11 overs, in which Shubman Gill has scored 59 runs and Sudarshan has scored 18 runs.
91/1 (over 10): Shubman Gill is standing like a wall against Mumbai. He has scored his 5th half-century this season. Due to this innings of Gill, the team has crossed the 90-run mark in 10 overs.
80/1 (9 overs): Shubman Gill reaches his half-century. He is playing after scoring 48 runs in 30 balls. Sai Sudarshan is playing after scoring 12 runs. Gujarat has scored 80 runs after losing one wicket after 9 overs.
64/1 (over 8): Gujarat have scored 64 runs in 8 overs at an average of 8, losing a wicket in the process.
59/1 (over 7): Gujarat’s first wicket fell in the form of Wriddhiman Saha. He got out after scoring 18 runs. Piyush Chawla showed him the way to the pavilion. Gujarat has scored 59 runs in 7 overs.
50/0 (over 6): Gujarat Titans reach the 50-run mark. The team has scored 50 runs in 6 overs. Shubman Gill is playing after scoring 31 runs in 20 balls. Saha is playing after scoring 18 runs in 16 balls. There has been a half-century partnership between the two.
38/0 (5 overs): Gujarat scored 38 runs without loss after 5 overs. Shubman Gill is playing after scoring 20 runs in 15 balls. Saha scored 18 runs in 15 balls.
27/0 (over 4): Gujarat Titans scored 27 runs in 4 overs. Shubman Gill is playing after scoring 14 runs in 11 balls. Saha scored 13 runs in 13 balls. Akash Madhwal bowled an over. He has given 7 runs.
20/0 (over 3): Good start for Gujarat, 20 runs without taking a wicket in 3 overs, Gill and Saha at the crease.
13/0 (2 overs): Gujarat scored 13 runs in 2 overs. Gill scored 9 runs in 4 balls with the help of fours. Wriddhiman Saha is playing after scoring 4 runs. Cameron Green bowled the second over for Mumbai. He gave away 10 runs.
3/0 (over 1): Gujarat Titans scored 3 runs in the first over. Saha is playing after scoring 2 runs in 5 balls. Shubman Gill is present at the crease after scoring 1 run. Behrendorff gets Mumbai off to a good start. He gave only 3 runs.
The Qualifier 2 match of GT vs MI is taking place at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad today, during which rain clouds started covering the match. But now there is a relief news for the viewers. The umpires have fixed the new time for the toss after looking at the ground conditions. The toss will take place at 7:45 PM and the match will start at 8:00 PM.
heavy rain before the match
It is raining heavily in Ahmedabad ahead of the match between Gujarat Titans and Mumbai Indians. In such a situation, speculations are being made that the toss will be delayed. Earlier, Gujarat’s match against RCB in Bengaluru was also washed out due to rain.
Playing XI of both the teams-
Gujarat Titans: Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Shubman Gill, Sai Sudarshan, Vijay Shankar, Hardik Pandya (c), David Miller, Rahul Tewatia, Rashid Khan, Mohit Sharma, Noor Ahmed, Mohammed Shami
Mumbai Indians: Ishan Kishan (wk), Rohit Sharma (c), Cameron Green, Suryakumar Yadav, Tilak Verma, Tim David, Chris Jordan, Piyush Chawla, Jason Behrendorff, Kumar Kartikeya, Akash Madhwal