If two Super Overs in a day wasn’t enough to fill the IPL fans’ appetite, an outstanding exhibition of toe-crushing yorkers by Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Shami meant the Mumbai Indians and Kings XI Punjab created a first: that of a second Super Over after the first one was tied with both teams scoring five runs each.

And since the rules prescribed the batsmen dismissed in the first Super Over along with the bowlers who bowled were ineligible, it put Mumbai Indians in the drivers’ seat as Kieron Pollard and Hardik Pandya walked out to bat in the second over.

However, Chris Jordan, who had leaked 20 runs to Pollard and Nathan Coulter-Nile in the 20th over of the regulation time resulting in Mumbai Indians’ total swelling to 176 for six, conceded just 11 runs. Jordan had Mayank Agarwal to thank for saving four runs with a leap of glory off the last ball of the over.

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