Sachin Tendulkar congratulates Mumbai Indians (MI) by a celebrating post on his social media account. MI defeated Delhi Capitals (DC) by five wickets to clinch record 5th IPL title. Mumbai chased down the target of 157 runs in 18.4, to become a champion second time in a row. Sachin Tendulkar was part of Mumbai Indians camp till IPL 2013. MI has now won IPL title in the year 2013, 2015,2017, 2019 and 2020. The Little Master has even worked as a mentor for Mumbai Indians team and is indeed delighted with Mumbai's victory over Delhi in Dream11 IPL 2020 final which took place at Dubai International Cricket Stadium. MI vs DC Stat Highlights IPL 2020 Final: Trent Boult Creates Exclusive IPL Record As Mumbai Indians Beat Delhi Capitals by 5 Wickets to Clinch Record Fifth IPL Title.
Sachin Tendulkar has played 78 IPL matches in which he has made 2334 runs with a strike rate of 119.82. Mumbai Indians after losing the toss did well to restrict Delhi Capitals to 156/7 in 20 overs. Trent Boult bowled well to dismiss Marcus Stoinis and Ajinkya Rahane. From Delhi side skipper Shreyas Iyer scored a half-century where he played a fine knock of unbeaten 65 runs from 50 balls. MI skipper Rohit Sharma stepped in on the big day to score a half-century in which he made 68 runs from 51 balls. Sachin Tendulkar who was part of MI's campaign during their 1st IPL trophy victory seems to be delighted with the Mumbai's record 5th title victory. Netizens Hail Rohit Sharma For Leading Mumbai Indians to Win IPL 2020 Finals Against Delhi Capitals.
Sachin Tendulkar Cheers up After Mumbai Indians Victory
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Sachin Tendulkar played his last IPL match against Sunrisers Hyderabad on May 13, 2013, at Wankhede Stadium. The Master Blaster has been a big support for the Mumbai Indians franchise even after his retirement and after Mumbai's victory in MI vs DC Dream11 IPL 2020 final he has all reasons to smile.
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