MI vs CSK: Ambati Rayudu gives Bumrah beating of his life, scores 3rd fastest fifty of IPL 2021

MI vs CSK: Ambati Rayudu gives Jasprit Bumrah beating of his life, scores 3rd fastest 50 of IPL 2021; Rayudu 3rd fastest IPL 2021 fifty
MI vs CSK: Ambati Rayudu gives Jasprit Bumrah beating of his life, scores 3rd fastest 50 of IPL 2021; Rayudu 3rd fastest IPL 2021 fifty

MI vs CSK: Ambati Rayudu Scores 72 of 27 Balls, gives Jasprit Bumrah beating of his life: Chennai Super Kings batsman Ambati Rayudu played one of the best knock of his IPL career on Saturday. The underrated CSK batsman scored 72 of just 27 balls and notched second-fastest fifty of IPL 2021. He brought up his fifty off just 20 balls which included 3 fours and 6 sixes. It was the 4th joint-fastest fifty with Deepak Hooda of Punjab Kings. The fastest fifty of IPL is scored by Kieron Pollard (17 balls).

IPL 2021 Fastest Fifty: Ambati Rayudu- 3rd fastest fifty of IPL 2021 

Ambati Rayudu vs Bumrah in IPL 2021: In his innings, he went after the bowling of Jasprit Bumrah right from the word go, smashing 13 runs in 4 balls. In the over, he smashed him for a six, followed by a boundary off the next delivery. Bumrah’s 3rd over which was also the 17th over of the match yielded as many as 21 runs.

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IPL 2021 fastest fifty: Ambati Rayudu- 3rd fastest fifty of IPL 2021

Rayudu went on to score 72 runs off just 27 balls as CSK posted their highest total against MI in the history of IPL. His top performance helped CSK post 218/4 in the allotted 20 overs.

 

MI vs CSK: Ambati Rayudu gives Bumrah beating of his life

In his four overs, Jasprit Bumrah went on to give 56 runs in his quota of 4 overs- His worst spell in his IPL career. He had previously hammered away for 55 runs by Delhi Capitals in 2015.

Jasprit Bumrah vs CSK

1st over: 8 runs

2nd over: 17 runs [du Plessis + Moeen Ali at strike]

3rd over: 21 runs [Jadeja + Raydu at strike]

4th over: 10 runs

MI vs CSK: Ambati Rayudu gives Bumrah beating of his life

Most runs conceded by Bumrah in an IPL match:

56 vs CSK Delhi 2021 *
55 vs DC Delhi 2015
52 vs RCB Mumbai WS 2015
45 vs GL Mumbai WS 2017

In the match, CSK registered most sixes against MI in an IPL match.

MI vs CSK: Ambati Rayudu gives Bumrah beating of his life, scores 3rd fastest 50 of IPL 2021

Check out Ambati Rayudu records:

IPL 2021 fastest fifty

POS PLAYER Against Venue Match Date BF 6s 4s Runs
1
CSK Arun Jaitley Stadium 01 May 2021 17 8 6 87
2 KKR Narendra Modi Stadium 29 April 2021 18 3 11 82
3 MI Arun Jaitley Stadium 01 May 2021 20 7 4 72
4 RR Wankhede Stadium 12 April 2021 20 6 4 64

 

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For Ambati Rayudu, it was also the 3rd fastest fifty for CSK

Fastest 50s for CSK by balls faced:

16 S Raina v PBKS Mumbai WS 2014
20 MS Dhoni v MI Bengaluru 2012
20 A RAYUDU v MI Delhi 2021 *
21 S Billings v KKR Chennai 2018

MI vs CSK: Ambati Rayudu scores 3rd fastest 50 of IPL 2021, gives Bumrah beating of his life

Former India swashbuckling opener Virender Sehwag was highly impressed by his innings. “Absolutely brilliant hitting from Rayudu,” he wrote on Twitter.

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