Mumbai Indians Thrash Kolkata Knight Riders By 8 Wickets.
At the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, First batting KKR made a decent total of 148-5 with maiden half-century by Pat Cummins who hit a 36-ball 53 with five fours and two sixes. Eoin Morgan, Captain of KKR Morgan scored 39 off 29 with two sixes, combining an 87 run partnership. No other batsman could help much as MI bowlers performed so well.
Rahul Chahar, Right-arm leg-break bowler spell 2 wickets conceding 18 runs in 4 overs. Boult gave an early wicket of Rahul Tripathy, Bumrah taking the large wicket of Russell and Counter-Nile getting wicket of Nitish Rana.
For Mumbai Indians, Captain Rohit sharma scored 35 runs in 36 balls and was caught by skipper Karthik bowl by Shivam Mavi. It was other Opener De- kock who thrased all bowlers scoring an unbeaten 78 off 44 deliveries hitting 3 sixes and 9 fours. And Hardik joined the party hitting 21 runs in 11 balls after yadav dismissal by Varun Chakravarthy to gain victory in just 16.2 overs.
This victory gets MI into the top of the table and Sunrisers Hyderabad, Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals who have six points in the board with just run rate separating the three sides were benefitted.