3.5

Sidebottom to Sharma, 1 run, back of length ball on the pads, nudged behind square leg for a single

Mumbai Indians 27/1   RG Sharma 1* (1b)

4.4

Patterson to Sharma, no run, Rohit gets forward and pushes in the air, he does that early in his innings at times, on the bounce to mid off

4.5

Patterson to Sharma, 1 run, angled in, good length, worked square on the leg side

Mumbai Indians 34/1   RG Sharma 2* (3b)

5.1

Ashraf to Sharma, 2 runs, moves forward and nudges in the air behind square leg, two taken

5.2

Ashraf to Sharma, no run, tries to lift a length ball down the ground, ends up swinging inside the line

5.3

Ashraf to Sharma, 2 runs, eased elegantly from the crease, point takes pace off it with a dive, covers fields

5.4

Lyth to Sharma, 2 runs, tosses up an offspinner from round the stumps, it is pushed crisply past extra cover

5.5

Lyth to Sharma, 1 run, full, pushed down to long on

Mumbai Indians 41/1   RG Sharma 9* (8b)

6.2

Azeem Rafiq to Sharma, no run, pushed back to the bowler

6.3

Azeem Rafiq to Sharma, no run, walks out, he shortens the length, worked to midwicket

6.4

Azeem Rafiq to Sharma, 1 run, driven to wide long off for a single

6.6

Azeem Rafiq to Sharma, no run, comes down the track, too close to the pitch and knocks it back to the bowler

Mumbai Indians 47/1   RG Sharma 10* (12b)

8.3

Azeem Rafiq to Sharma, no run, full and outside off, guided to backward point

8.4

Azeem Rafiq to Sharma, FOUR, drops it a bit short, that's enough for Rohit, he gets on the back foot and slices it behind point for four, doesn't look to power it, just making sure the placement is right

8.5

Azeem Rafiq to Sharma, no run

8.6

Azeem Rafiq to Sharma, 1 run, length ball outside off, driven towards extra cover

Mumbai Indians 65/2   RG Sharma 15* (16b 1x4)

9.1

Lyth to Sharma, no run, on the pads, helped behind square leg

9.2

Lyth to Sharma, no run, big wind-up, Rohit looks to thrash that but ends up driving it back towards the bowler

9.3

Lyth to Sharma, 1 run, length ball is thumped towards deep midwicket, lands a couple of paces before the fielder there

Mumbai Indians 66/2   RG Sharma 16* (19b 1x4)

10.2

Azeem Rafiq to Sharma, 2 runs, length ball is thumped towards sweeper cover for a couple

10.3

Azeem Rafiq to Sharma, 1 run, looks to work that to the leg side, edges it back towards the bowler

10.5

Azeem Rafiq to Sharma, SIX, bang! Rohit Sharma shimmies down the track and pummels that over midwicket for six

10.6

Azeem Rafiq to Sharma, OUT, full ball on the stumps, Rohit is cramped even as he tries to make room, can't get his bat in line with that yorker from Rafiq, and that thuds into the base of leg stump

RG Sharma b Azeem Rafiq 25 (31m 23b 1x4 1x6) SR: 108.69

Mumbai Indians 86/3   RG Sharma 25 (23b 1x4 1x6)
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