Kings XI Punjab suffered a humiliating 48-run defeat against Mumbai Indians in today’s IPL match.
Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma, who scored 70 against Punjab, hit a record 5,000 runs in IPL. Suresh Raina and RCB captain Virat Kohli have achieved this feat.
Mumbai, with a 48-run win over Kings XI Punjab, topped the Points list. Mumbai, with 4 wins, 2 wins, 2 losses, 4 points.
Mayank Agarwal, who scored 25 off 18 balls against Mumbai, has won the Orange Cap. Ndiro Mayank has scored 246 runs in four matches this season, including a century.
Rohit Sharma’s wicket for Mohammed Shami, who won the Purple Cap yesterday. Shami has taken 8 wickets in 4 matches. Kagiso Rabada is still in second place.
The 25-run victory over Punjab was largely due to the defeat. K. Gautam’s 25 in the 20th over, along with 4 sixes, put a lot of pressure on the team. This led to the defeat of the Punjab.
DRS was also responsible for the Mumbai Indians taking Gerano to Keran Pollard. Pollard LB in the last delivery of Mohammed Shami’s 17th over. Audrey, it was notout when DRS went.
Skipper Rohit Sharma said Mumbai were not off to a good start in the match against Punjab. Power play had to be run out. Rohit added that Audrey, Pollard and Hardik have done away with hardship.
Captain KL Rahul has said that the defeat against Mumbai has been really boring. We have been defeated by many mistakes. “We will make mistakes in the next game,” Rahul said.