XtraTime Web Desk: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma lifted the IPL trophy for the fourth time defeating Chennai Super Kings by just 1 run. Rohit Sharma sang a victory rap for his team-mates and for entire Mumbai Indians family. Along with Rohit Sharma was Yuvraj Singh who also featured in the video.
Rohit Sharma sang a famous song from Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh’s movie ‘Gully Boy’. Rohit sang the entire song in just one go and showed his skills off the field. Official Twitter handle of Mumbai Indians shared the video on social media and captioned it, “Alsi Hitman se milaaye Hindustan ko.”
The final was a thrilling encounter between the arch rivals of the IPL. The match was truly of IPL standards as it went down to the last ball. Rohit Sharma’s Mumbai Indians came victorious at the end with Lasith Malinga taking a wicket off the last ball.
Batting first, Mumbai Indians posted 149 runs on board with the help of Quinton de Kock’s 29 and Kieron Pollard’s 41. Chennai Super Kings was looking good during the chase as Shane Watson single-handedly scored runs after Faf du Plessis was dismissed for 26 runs.
Shane Watson scored 80 runs before he became an unfortunate victim of a run-out in the 19th over. Shardul Thakur came in and took two runs but failed to take another two from the last ball as Malinga dismissed him lbw.