IPL 2020 RR vs MI: Cricket fraternity heaps praise on Ben Stokes for his match-winning century against Mumbai Indians

Ben Stokes smashed a match-winning unbeaten hundred to propel Rajasthan Royals to a stunning eight-wicket win over Mumbai Indians on Sunday in the match no. 45 of Indian Premier League 2020.

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Stokes remained unbeaten on 107 off 60 balls and stitched a 152-runs partnership with Sanju Samson (54*) to help the Royals chase down a mammoth target of 196 that too with 10 balls to spare.

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The England all-rounder plundered three sixes and 14 fours during his stay in the middle and made sure that RR win the game in order to remain alive in the playoffs race as they now have 10 points from 12 games and are currently on the sixth position in the IPL 2020 points table.

Meanwhile, cricketing world heaped praise on Stokes for his masterful knock.