The rivalry in the IPL 2023 is tight: Jason Behrendorff. Mumbai Indians defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore by six wickets, thanks to three wickets from Jason Behrendorff.
The Mumbai Indians (MI) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) met in the 54th match of the 2023 Indian Premier League (IPL) in Mumbai’s Wankhede Stadium on Tuesday, May 9. The five-time IPL champions won by six wickets In ICC’s new financing model, BCCI is expected to generate US$ 230 million each year. moved up to third place in the IPL 2023 points standings.
MI pacer Jason Behrendorff, who took three wickets against RCB, believes the current edition of the IPL is quite competitive. The Australian got MI off to a good start by dismissing Virat Kohli and Anuj Rawat before breaking a century-plus stand between Glenn Maxwell and Faf du Plessis. He noted that the win was critical for Mumbai and that they planned to keep the momentum going.
“The competition is fierce this year.” This was an extremely important victory for us. So hopefully all we have to do now is keep this momentum going. “We’ve got three big games coming up,” Behrendorff stated after the game.
He then discussed how MI shattered Maxwell and Du Plessis’s partnership, saying that they had a few different ideas and a number of things almost worked.
We’ve got SKY, who is at a different level: Behrendorff
The 33-year-old also lauded Suryakumar Yadav for his impressive performance in a 200-run chase, noting that he was operating at a higher level. Suryakumar hit 83 off 35 balls to help MI win with 21 balls to spare. The pacer went on to explain that MI’s batting lineup is strong, which is critical for them.
“It’s a testament to our batting lineup.” We have a really extensive batting lineup. We have SKY, who is on a completely different level. He’s been batting brilliantly. We’ve seen what Timmy David is capable of in the back end. Then there’s Nehal (Wadhera), who has really taken the game on in the last few games in particular. So, we have some excellent options, which is critical,” he said.