IPL 2024: Rohit Sharma's brilliant knock goes in vain as Pooran's sensational 28-ball 75 helps LSG quell MI by 18 runs

Nicholas Pooran's explosive 75 off 28 balls propelled Lucknow Super Giants to a 214-6 total, setting a challenging target for Mumbai Indians who, despite half-centuries from Rohit Sharma and Naman Dhir, fell short by 18 runs in an IPL 2024 match disrupted by rain at Wankhede Stadium.

LSG beat MI by 18 runs

Nicholas Pooran struck a sensational 28-ball 75 to help Lucknow Super Giants reach a challenging total before they came back after a 45-minute rain break to quell Mumbai Indians by 18 runs despite blazing half-centuries by Rohit Sharma and Naman Dhir in Match 67 of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 at the Wankhede Stadium here on Friday.

Pooran slammed a 19-ball half-century, hitting eight sixes as he became the highest six-hitter (36) in the IPL 2024, to lift LSG from 69/3 in 10 overs to help them cross 200.