Mumbai Indians stand-in skipper Kieron Pollard felt his wicket of AB de Villiers proved to be change the momentum of the game in favour of his side in the win over Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday.
“I am big on match-ups in a way. I also watch a lot of cricket. I took a punt and bowled at AB. I could have waited for the last over but if someone has to go for runs I thought I’d take it. The wicket changed the momentum for us,” said Pollard.
Suryakumar Yadav scored an unbeaten 79-runs off 43 balls to lead the side to a five-wicket win.
On his knock, Pollard said, “Imagine someone batting at that strike rate after two early wickets. Deep down inside he must be very, very disappointed to not have donned the blue for India. He just keeps getting better. Again as an individual if you keep staying consistent, you will be rewarded. Nothing happens before its…