IPL 2022: MI are the primary group within the match’s historical past to lose its first 7 matches.© BCCI/IPL
Mumbai Indians have gained the Indian Premier League (IPL) title a document 5 occasions, however discover themselves staring down the barrel after dropping seven consecutive matches in IPL 2022. In truth, Rohit Sharma’s group is the primary to lose its first seven matches in historical past of the match. Their newest defeat got here on Thursday as MI went right down to Chennai Super Kings in a last-ball thriller on the Dr DY Patil Sports Academy in Mumbai. Following the loss, former India captain Sunil Gavaskar stated stated the group “will be down in the dumps” after one more loss.
“They will be down in the dumps. They are a champions team, they have won this trophy five times. So, obviously they will all be very upset,” Gavaskar stated on Star Sports.
The former India opener can be of the opinion that Mumbai are actually out of the playoffs reckoning.
“To lose seven in a row, means that they are out of the tournament, really. With this kind of record what are they going to do in the next seven. They will have to play out of this world cricket to win the next seven. And their confident seems low.”
Mumbai have a had a torrid time in IPL 2022, and their winless streak this season signifies that they’re all-time low of the 10-team IPL factors desk.
CSK, who like MI have additionally struggled in IPL 2022, acquired off to a nightmare begin, dropping Ruturaj Gaikwad on the primary ball. However, stable knocks from Robin Uthappa and Ambati Rayudu stored CSK within the hunt.
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