Mumbai Indians lost to Kings XI Punjab. However, the match was exciting and the best team won the fight.
kings XI Punjab came batting first and they thrashed around the bowlers of Mumbai. They scored 177 by the end of their 20 overs. Almost all the top order batsman got run and they only lost 5 wickets to get there. The skipper Bailey scored a magnificent knock of 61 by only 32 balls. The most successful bowler of Mumbai Indians is Harbhajan Singh who got 2 wickets by 20 runs in his 4 overs.
Mumbai Indians got the worst start they could hope in this match. They lost 5 wickets before they were even 50. Some started to think that they couldn’t even pass 100 today but the reason they got so close is once again Harbhajan Sigh. Coming at number 8, he played a little tornado. He scored 64 runs from 24 balls and took Mumbai much closer than they could hope for after the early wicket loss. Mitchell Johnson took 2 wickets by 23 runs in his 4 overs.
Match of – Kings XI Punjab VS Mumbai Indians
Kings XI Punjab – 177/5
Mumbai Indians – 159/7
Result – Kings XI Punjab wins by 18 runs
Man of the match – George Bailey