MI New York has defeated the Washington Freedom in the Eliminator. In this way, the journey of Washington Freedom has come to an end. At the same time, MI has reached the round of the New York Challenger. MI New York will take on the Texas Super Kings in the Challenger. The Challenger game between the two teams will be played on Saturday. However, in the Eliminator match, MI New York defeated the Washington Freedom by 16 runs. However, Kieron Pollard, the regular captain of MI New York, did not play in this match. Nicholas Pooran took the captaincy in place of Kieron Pollard.
MI New York, electing to bat first, scored 141 runs for 7 wickets in 20 overs. In this way, the Washington Freedom had a target of 142 runs to win. But the Washington Freedom side were able to score just 125 runs for 9 wickets in 20 overs. In this way MI New York won the match by 16 runs. Dewald Brewis scored the most runs for MI New York. Dewald Brewis scored a 41-ball 57-run innings. He hit 4 fours and 3 sixes in his innings. Saurabh Netrawalkar took the most of 2 wickets for Washington Freedom.
In response to MI New York’s 141 runs, the Washington Freedom did not get off to a good start. The Washington Freedom first struck with a 14-run score. After this, the Washington Freedom hitters kept coming out. Marco Jonsen scored the most runs for this team. Marco Jonsen played a 28-run innings off 18 balls. Speaking of MI New York bowlers, Trent Boult made a maximum of 4 bowlers the victim of him. While Notush Kenjige scored 2 hits. Apart from this, David VJ took 1 wicket for him.