List of Milestones and Records made during Match 14 – Mumbai Indians vs UP Warriorz

In the 14th match of the Women’s Premier League (WPL) 2024 between the UP Warriorz and the Mumbai Indians at the Arun Jaitley Stadium, the latter had a clinical victory over the Warriorz.

List of Milestones and Records made during Match 14 - Mumbai Indians vs UP Warriorz
List of Milestones and Records made during Match 14 – Mumbai Indians vs UP Warriorz

After winning the toss for the 4th consecutive occasion, Harmanpreet Kaur opted to bat for the 1st time in WPL. After a slow early start in the powerplay by the Mumbai Indians, captain Harmanpreet Kaur and her deputy Nat Sciver-Brunt stabilized the innings, stitching a 50-run partnership. Eventually, Saima Thakor got the better of Harmanpreet Kaur (33) with her maiden WPL wicket.

Top partnerships between Harmanpreet Kaur and Nat Sciver-Brunt in the WPL

106* VS UPW 2023

72 VS DC 2023

59 VS UPW 2024

At the end of 20 overs, Mumbai Indians scored 160 runs at the loss of 6 wickets against UP Warriorz with contributions from Amelia Kerr (39) and Sajeevan Sajana (22*)

In reply, the Warriorz didn’t have the desired start, losing 3 wickets in the powerplay for just 17 runs.

Lowest ever powerplay scores in WPL

17-4 GG VS MI 2023

17-3 UPW VS MI 2024

19-3 MI VS DC 2023

Notably, both the lowest and highest scores of UPW in the powerplay in the WPL came in the last 5 matches and against Mumbai.

21-3 VS DC 2024

61-0 VS MI 2024

59-2 VS GG 2024

56-1 VS RCB 2024

17-3 VS MI 2024

It was to the credit of Shabnim Ismail that Mumbai once again had a great outing as she finished her quota of 4 overs, giving away only 6 runs, including a crucial wicket of Alyssa Healy. With 19 dot balls in her spell, she leads the list for having bowled the most dot balls in an innings in the WPL.

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Grace Harris came in the powerplay and could not consolidate much earlier and went on to play 14 dot balls before getting a run on the scoreboard, becoming the player to face the most number of balls before getting off the mark in the WPL. She could only score 15 runs in 23 balls before getting out.

After the powerplay, UP Warriorz looked nowhere in the chase with a steep chase ahead. In the last over of the match when Sajana came to bowl as the 8th bowling option, Mumbai Indians became the team to use the most bowlers to bowl in an innings in WPL, and Deepti Sharma was able to complete her consolation maiden WPL fifty on the final ball of the match. Mumbai Indians went on to win the match by 42 runs, which is also the largest win in terms of runs in WPL 2024.

Orange cap list

Smriti Mandhana – 6 matches 243 runs

Meg Lanning – 5 matches 201 runs

Amelia Kerr – 6 matches 174 runs

Grace Harris – 6 matches 173 runs

Sabbhineni Meghana – 6 matches 168 runs

Purple cap list

Jess Jonassen – 3 matches 9 wickets

Radha Yadav – 5 matches 8 wickets

Marizanne Kapp – 4 matches 8 wickets

Sophie Ecclestone – 6 matches 7 wickets

Sophie Molineux – 6 matches 7 wickets

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