RCB vs MI Highlights: Bangalore’s resounding win over Mumbai, entered the finals of WPL 2024 by defeating them by 5 runs in the eliminator!

In the eliminator match of WPL 2024, Royal Challengers Bangalore entered the finals by defeating Mumbai Indians by 5 runs in a thrilling match.

RCB vs MI Highlights:

The eliminator match of Women’s Premier League 2024 (WPL 2024) was played between Royal Challengers Bangalore Women and Mumbai Indians Women between Gujarat Giants and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB vs MI) on 15 March 2024 at the Arun Jaitley Ground in Delhi.

In which Royal Challengers Bangalore has reached the final of the Women’s Premier League 2024 by defeating Mumbai Indians by 5 runs in a thrilling match. Where it will face Delhi Capitals on March 17. Earlier, the Royal Challengers Bangalore team won the toss and decided to bat first.

Batting first, the Royal Challengers Bangalore team scored 135 runs at the loss of 6 wickets in 20 overs and gave the Mumbai team a target of 136 runs to win.

Mumbai Indians batsmen disappointed :

Opening batsmen Yestika Bhatia and Haley Mathews started the Mumbai Indians team to chase the target. Who made a partnership of 27 runs in 23 balls for the first wicket.

The first wicket of Mumbai Indians fell for 27 runs in the fourth over of the innings in the form of opener Hayley Mathews (15 runs with the help of three fours in 14 balls). After this, Nat Cyber Brunt, who came to the crease, along with Yestika Bhatia, scored 25 runs in 25 balls. Made an important partnership of 23 runs and helped in taking the innings forward.

Mumbai lost its second wicket at the score of 50 runs in the form of wicketkeeper Yestika Bhatia (19 runs with the help of three fours in 27 balls). Whereas the third wicket fell in the form of Nat Cyber Brunt (23 runs with the help of four fours in 17 balls) on the score of 68 runs.

After this, Mumbai Indians captain Harmanpreet Kaur (33 runs with the help of four fours in 30 balls) took the batting lead along with Amelia Kerr (27 not out with the help of two fours in 25 seconds) and scored 44 balls for the fourth wicket. Played an important half-century partnership of 52 runs and helped in taking the team closer to the target.

But as soon as Harmanpreet Kaur was out, the fall of wickets for the Mumbai Indians team continued. In the same sequence, S Sanjana (1 run in three balls) lost her wicket on the score of 123 runs in 18.5 overs while Pooja Vastrakar (4 runs in four balls) lost her wicket on the score of 128 runs in 19.4 overs.

Mumbai Indians needed 12 runs to win in the last over, but Bengaluru bowler Asha Sobhana gave only 6 runs while bowling tightly.
Thus, in the eliminator match of Women’s Premier League 2024, Royal Challengers Bangalore defeated Mumbai Indians by 5 runs and entered the final.

In bowling, Shreyanka Patil from Bangalore took the maximum of 2 wickets by giving 16 runs in 4 overs. While Ellyse Perry, Sophie Moulinex, Georgia Wareham and Asha Sobhana got 1 wicket each.

Alice Perry saved the sinking boat of Bangalore :

Royal Challengers Bangalore, who came to bat first after winning the toss, did not have a good start and within 49 runs, four of their important batsmen had returned to the pavilion.

Which includes opener and captain Smriti Mandanna (10 runs), Sophie Divine (10 runs), Disha Kassot (0 runs) and Richa Ghosh (14 runs). After this, Ellyse Perry, who came to the crease, saved the sinking ship of the team by making partnerships. Helped to cross.
Ellyse Perry along with Richa Ghosh made a partnership of 26 runs in 33 balls for the fourth wicket.

After this, she made a partnership of 35 runs in 35 balls for the fifth wicket with Sophie Moulinex (11 runs), while making a partnership of 42 runs in 26 balls with Georgia Wareham (18 not out) for the sixth wicket, the team got a respectable score. Provided an important role in taking it forward.

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Ellyse Perry played an amazing inning and scored 66 runs in 50 balls with the help of eight fours and one six. Due to this brilliant innings, the Royal Challengers Bangalore team was successful in reaching the target of 135 runs.

In bowling, for Mumbai Indians, Haley Mathews took two wickets for 18 runs in four overs, Nat Cyber Brunt took two wickets for 18 runs in four overs and Saika Ishaq took two wickets for 27 runs in three overs.

In the eliminator match for the Women’s Premier League 2024 played between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Mumbai Indians (RCB vs MI), Bangalore has made it to the final by defeating the last time champion Mumbai by 5 runs.

In the final, Royal Challengers Bangalore will face Delhi Capitals on 17 March 2024 at the Arun Jaitley Ground in Delhi.

Player of the Match – RCB vs MI

Ellyse Perry was chosen Player of the Match for her excellent performance in the eliminator match played between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Mumbai Indians (RCB vs MI). Who played a decisive role in helping the team win by playing a half-century of 66 runs with the help of 8 fours and 1 six, facing 50 balls.

Playing 11 – RCB vs MI :

Royal Challengers Bangalore 

Smriti Mandhana (captain), Sophie Devine, Sophie Moulinex, Ellyse Perry, Richa Ghosh (wicketkeeper), Georgia Wareham, Disha Kutt, Shreyanka Patil, Asha Sobhana, Shraddha Pokharkar, Renuka Thakur Singh.

Mumbai Indians  

Hayley Mathews, Yestika Bhatia (wk), Nat Cyber Brunt, Harmanpreet Kaur (captain), Amelia Kerr, Amanjot Kaur, Pooja Vastrakar, S Sanjana, Humaira Qazi, Shabnim Ismail, Saika Ishaq.

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