Kieron Pollard is famend for hitting towering sixes and the Windies cricketer has already smashed the longest six within the ongoing version of the Indian Premier League. Within the 170 IPL matches the Mumbai Indians all-rounder has performed to date, Pollard has hit 203 sixes.
Nevertheless, in the course of the IPL conflict between Mumbai and Rajasthan Royals, a uncommon sight was witnessed as Pollard cheered for the ball to succeed in the boundary rope.
The incident befell in the course of the 18th over of the Mumbai innings, when a brief supply knocked Pollard’s helmet after which the ball rolled in the direction of the fine-leg boundary area.
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Pollard remained unbeaten on 16 off 8 balls as Mumbai accomplished the stiff 172-run chase in simply 18.3 overs. With this victory, Mumbai lastly returned to successful methods after going through two powerful defeats of their earlier encounters. Quniton de Kock was distinctive within the contest as he scored fashionable 50-ball 70 and stitched a vital 63-run stand with Krunal Pandya for the third wicket.
The Rohit Sharma-led unit at present stand fourth on the eight-team factors desk with three wins from six encounters. They’ll subsequent lock horns with MS Dhoni’s Chennai Tremendous Kings on the Arun Jaitley Stadium in New Delhi on Saturday.