Mumbai Indians set a 195-run target for Rajasthan Royals in the 45th match of the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket last night. Rajasthan beat Mumbai by 8 wickets thanks to an unbeaten 107 by England all-rounder Ben Stokes.
Stokes made 60 off 14 fours and 3 sixes. This is the second time in the history of the IPL that Stokes has scored a century. No other batsman in the history of IPL has been able to do that.
Earlier, Stokes, who played for Pune Super Giants, scored an unbeaten 103 against Gujarat Lions in the 2016 IPL. Pune got the target of 162 runs in that match. Stokes came down to number five with 6 fours and 6 sixes.