Shreyas Iyer, Jason Roy, DD, MI, IPL 2018
Shreyas Iyer and Jason Roy celebrate win against Mumbai Indians AFP

Mumbai Indians(MI) faced their third consecutive defeat in the Vivo IPL 2018 as they lost to Delhi Daredevils (DD) by seven wickets in the Match 9 of the tournament at Wankhede Stadium. Mumbai had a power start to their innings after being put to bat. They were 87 for no loss end of Powerplay. Evin Lewis and Suryakumar Yadav added a 100-run stand to the opening wicket (first for MI). It was the death bowling that did well for DD. The DD bowlers only conceded 36 runs and picked 5 wickets in the last five overs. Mumbai who were once cruising for a total of 220 finished for 194.

Jason Roy,who was playing his first game for DD, replaced Colin Munro. He immediately impressed and won the match for his team with his impressive innings of 91*. MI took three wickets in pursuit of defending the total but allowed partnerships to flourish. However, they took the game till the last ball as Mustafizur Rahman bowled a hat-trick of dot balls when DD needed 1 run and took the equation to 1 from 1. Roy smashed the ball in the air through covers and won it for DD. Delhi registered a win in Mumbai after six years.

Here is how individual player scored marks out of 10.

Player Performance Marks out of 10
Suryakumar Yadav 53(32) 8/10
Evin Lewis 48(28) 7/10
Ishan Kishan 44(23) 7/10
Krunal Pandya 11(10), 3-0-21-2 7/10
Mustafizur Rahman 4-0-25-1 7/10
Jasprit Bumrah 4-0-27-0 6.5/10
Rohit Sharma 18(15), 1c 4/10
Akila Dananjaya 4-0-47-0 1/10
Hardik Pandya 2(3),2-0-32-0,1c 1/10
Kieron Pollard 0(1), 1c 1/10
Mayank Markande 3-0-42-0 1/10

MI team average: 4.59

Player Performance Marks out of 10
Jason Roy 91*(53), 2c 9/10
Rishabh Pant 47(25) 8/10
Rahul Tewatia 4-0-36-2, 1c 7/10
Shreyas Iyer 27*(20), 1c 7/10
Trent Boult 4-0-39-2 5.5/10
Daniel Chritian 3-0-35-2 4.5/10
Glenn Maxwell 13(6), 3-0-21-0 6/10
Mohammed Shami 4-0-36-1 2/10
Shahbaz Nadeem 2-0-22-0 2/10
Gautam Gambhir 15(16) 2/10

Vijay Shankar did not bat or ball, nor did he take any catch

DD team average: 4.82

Brief scores:

Mumbai Indians 194 for 3 in 20 overs (Suryakumar Yadav 53, Evin Lewis 48; Rahul Tewatia 4-0-36-2, Daniel Christian 3-0-35-2) vs Delhi Daredevils 195 for 3 in 20 overs (Jason Roy 91*, Rishabh Pant 47; Krunal Pandya 3-0-21-2) by 7 wickets with 0 ball to spare.

Player of the Match: Jason Roy.