Mumbai Indians beat Chennai Super Kings by one run to clinch IPL title for fourth time

mumbai indians beat chennai super kings one run ipl 2019 final rohit sharma ms dhoni
Mumbai Indians created history in the 2019 Indian Premier League as they defeated Chennai Super Kings by one run to clinch the IPL title for the fourth time. They also defeated Chennai Super Kings for the fourth time in the season. (Photo: PTI)
mumbai indians beat chennai super kings one run ipl 2019 final rohit sharma ms dhoni
Mumbai Indians were in a precarious position at 102/5 in 15 overs during the IPL 2019 final against Chennai Super Kings at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Uppal. (Photo: PTI)
mumbai indians beat chennai super kings one run ipl 2019 final rohit sharma ms dhoni
ohit Sharma’s side was banking on Kieron Pollard and Hardik Pandya to deliver. These two had rescued Mumbai Indians with their brilliant batting in the death overs in previous games and they were given the task of doing it yet again in the final. (Photo: PTI)
mumbai indians beat chennai super kings one run ipl 2019 final rohit sharma ms dhoni
Pollard looked in fine touch, slicing Ravindra Jadeja over backward point for a boundary and then dispatching Imran Tahir, the leading wicket-taker in this tournament to the deep square leg fence for a big six. (Photo: PTI)
mumbai indians beat chennai super kings one run ipl 2019 final rohit sharma ms dhoni
The 18th over of the Mumbai Indians’ innings proved to be game-changing. Pollard blasted Shardul Thakur over deep midwicket for his second six while Hardik Pandya unveiled the helicopter shot to dispatch Thakur over deep midwicket as the bowler conceded 16 runs. (Photo: PTI)
mumbai indians beat chennai super kings one run ipl 2019 final rohit sharma ms dhoni
Shane Watson kept Chennai Super Kings in the hunt with a blazing 80 but Jasprit Bumrah and Rahul Chahar bowled brilliantly and Mumbai Indians secured a tense one-run win when Lasith Malinga trapped Thakur LBW to give Rohit’s side their fourth IPL title. (Photo: PTI)
mumbai indians beat chennai super kings one run ipl 2019 final rohit sharma ms dhoni
Mumbai Indians’ win in Hyderabad was also their fourth against Chennai Super Kings in IPL 2019 and it was also their third title by beating MS Dhoni’s franchise. (Photo: PTI)