The Mumbai Indians put up an allround show to easily romp all over Kolkata with 7 wickets in hand. With the ball, Chahar and Bumrah were impressive and later de Kock seamlessly batted through to take Mumbai to the top of the points table.
Defending champions Mumbai Indians will have the definite edge when they take on an inconsistent Kolkata Knight Riders in match number 32 of IPL 2020 at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi. Mumbai have been excellent in the tournament so far with five wins in seven games. KKR, on the other hand, are at the fourth position with four wins and three losses. They go into Friday’s contest having been bulldozed by RCB by 82 runs in their previous encounter.
Suryakumar Yadav and Quinton de Kock made impressive fifties as Mumbai beat the high on confidence Delhi side to replace them at the top of the points table. Krunal Pandya picked up two wickets and also hit the winning runs as Mumbai won the match by five wickets.
Table-toppers Delhi Capitals and Mumbai Indians will clash in match number 27 of IPL 2020 at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi, in the evening encounter on Sunday. DC are currently at the top position in the points table with 10 points while defending champions Mumbai Indians are just behind them with eight points. It wouldn’t be wrong to say that Sunday’s clash would be a battle of equals.
The Mumbai Indians shone in all three departments of the game as they defeated the Rajasthan Royals comfortably by 57 runs. Suryakumar Yadav top scored for Mumbai with 79 and Bumrah picked up 4 wickets as Mumbai topped the points table with 4 wins in 6 matches.
A confident Mumbai Indians will face a floundering Rajasthan Royals in match 20 of IPL 2020 at Abu Dhabi on Tuesday. Rajasthan began their campaign in wonderful fashion, clinching the first two matches they played in Sharjah on the basis of their batting might. However, they haven’t been able to repeat their magic on slightly more challenging surfaces in Dubai and Abu Dhabi. In contrast, Mumbai Indians have recovered well following the Super Over heartbreak against RCB, and now find themselves in the top two of the points table.
Mumbai Indians will face Sunrisers Hyderabad in match number 17 of IPL 2020, the day game, at Sharjah on Sunday. Both MI and SRH are coming off victories in their previous matches. While Mumbai handed Kings XI Punjab their third defeat in the tournament, Hyderabad eked out a seven-run win against a lethargic Chennai Super Kings.
Mumbai Indians and Kings XI Punjab, both of whom are coming off heartbreaking losses in their previous games, will take on each other in match number 13 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) on Thursday at Abu Dhabi. Mumbai came tantalizingly close to chasing down 202 against Royal Challengers Bangalore, but ended up faltering in the Super Over. Kings XI Punjab, on the other hand, were at the receiving end of a record chase of 224 by Rajasthan Royals. Both teams would look to lift themselves on Thursday.