Kolkata, Noida, Gurgaon, Thank you for subscribing to our daily newsletter. Lasith Malinga produced an incredible last over to defend nine runs as Mumbai Indians (MI) claimed undisputed supremacy in the Indian Premier League (IPL) by securing their fourth title with a one-run win over Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in a pulsating 2019 final at Hyderabad on Sunday. Separamadu Lasith Malinga (Sinhala: සෙපරමාදු ලසිත් මාලිංග; born 28 August 1983) is an former Sri Lankan cricketer and current T20 international captain of Sri Lanka. He won the IPL trophy for his franchise on the last ball of the final over, with a yorker, with the opposition needing just a single to take the match to the Super Over. "Last year, Lasith was injured and not in great form. 11; 02:22 Final: MI vs DC – Man of the Match – Trent Boult ... Lasith Malinga’s extraordinary final over. That heart-stopping final over! The stage is all set for another mad season of the Indian Premier League. Lasith Malinga has been a part of MI Paltan since 2008. He captained the Sri Lankan 2014 T20 World Cup winning side. Then, Malinga wrapped up the match by trapping Thakur LBW with a slow off-cutter. He joined the franchise as the star bowler and was the bowling coach during the 2018 season. In the next ball, Malinga bowled a brilliant wide yorker as Watson got run out while trying to steal a second run. From bowling consultant in 2018 to the hero of the IPL final in 2019, Malinga's reinvention was complete. IPL 2020: Unacademy Lets Crack It Sixes of the Season – Ishan Kishan. Deepak Chahar was the pick of the bowlers with figures of 3/26. Mumbai Indians pacer Lasith Malinga had overstepped by quite a few centimeters in the last ball but umpire S Ravi didn't pick it. The IPL has not begun yet and a disappointing news came for MI. Copyright © HT Media Limited All rights reserved. Earlier, the Chennai Super Kings bowled extremely well to restrict the Mumbai Indians to 149/8 in 20 overs. The World Cup came with its own set of challenges for the Sri Lankan veteran. Lasith Malinga, who was cleared last week by Sri Lanka Cricket to play the entire IPL for the Mumbai Indians, will be heading home on Wednesday to feature in the Super Provincial One Day Tournament. - FILE PHOTO/ K. MURALI KUMAR . https://www.hindustantimes.com/cricket/ipl-2019-final-mi-vs-csk-turning-point-lasith-malinga-defends-9-runs-in-last-over/story-34haEjOuVLe9lIIJWImcfM.html, MI vs CSK – Turning Point: Lasith Malinga defends 9 runs in last over, https://www.hindustantimes.com/cricket/india-vs-australia-in-david-warner-s-absence-he-could-provide-some-experience-darren-lehmann-says-aussies-should-stick-with-joe-burns/story-qKUP1nIR81hkCMcfSMCS1H.html, ‘Burns can provide experience in Warner’s absence’: Lehmann, https://www.hindustantimes.com/cricket/suresh-raina-set-to-return-to-cricket-will-play-for-up-in-syed-mushtaq-ali-trophy/story-maBJngJHy9MmFFgX06MsfJ.html, Raina set to return to cricket, will play in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, https://www.hindustantimes.com/cricket/babar-azam-s-absence-should-not-affect-pakistan-s-chances-in-t20i-series-against-nz-miandad/story-MTsvOLCVrwnaVy3IkFYRcN.html, Babar absence should not affect Pakistan’s chances in T20I series: Miandad, https://www.hindustantimes.com/cricket/tom-moody-returns-to-sunrisers-hyderabad-camp-this-time-as-director-of-cricket/story-SnNVH4ta5xVKUjZrauqkhP.html, Tom Moody returns to SRH camp, this time as Director of Cricket, IPL 2019 Final, MI vs CSK – Turning Point: Lasith Malinga defends 9 runs in last over. Lasith Malinga defended nine runs off the last over as Mumbai Indians edged Chennai Super Kings by one run to lift their fourth IPL title. Lasith Malinga enjoyed a successful campaign this year to return with 16 wickets in 12 matches at an average of 27.37. But Malinga, who has bowled many pressure overs in his career, took up the challenge. The heart-stopping finish came after a disciplined bowling performance from CSK who restricted Mumbai Indians to 149 for eight. The moment we have all been waiting for, Slinga Malinga is back with his One Family for the IPL 2019. IPL 2019: Lasith Malinga To Miss First Six-Seven Matches For MI . Indore, Jaipur, Views 63 . The ball ran away for four byes and the Chennai Super Kings were left with a gettable equation of 9 runs from 6 balls. Delhi, Mumbai, IPL 12 Watch: When Lasith Malinga’s genius helped Mumbai Indians beat Chennai Super Kings and win IPL 2019 Rohit Sharma and Co defeated Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s men to … Rohit Sharma threw the ball to Lasith Malinga, who had conceded 42 runs in three overs and hadn’t picked up wicket until then. However, Lasith Malinga, who could not play for the Mumbai Indians in IPL 2020 for personal reasons, wanted Bumrah to win the … Or was it? In 2019 Malinga returned as a bowler and … IPL 2019 Final, MI Vs CSK: Watch Lasith Malinga's Heart-Stopping Last Over Against Chennai Super Kings – VIDEO CSK needed nine runs off the last over but MI legend Lasith Malinga … Three-time winners, Mumbai Indians suffered a major blow as the legendary Sri Lankan pacer Lasith Malinga ruled himself out of at least the first six IPL matches in order to make the Sri Lankan squad for the upcoming 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup. Lasith malinga out from IPL 2019? LASITH MALINGA will not feature for Mumbai Indians today against Delhi Capitals and Express Sport reveals why. Share Post share on facebook share on Twitter. 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