In the double header Sunday, the second match of the day was played between Mumbai Indians and Kolkata Knight Riders.
Today’s Match: Mumbai Indians vs Kolkata Knight Riders
It was a disappointing day for Kolkata knight Riders as they failed to perform in the all important match against Mumbai Indians. After winning the toss, Mumbai chose to field first and their decision turned out to be accurate because they were able to restrict Kolkata on just 133. Only Chris Lynn and Uthappa could perform well for the team scoring 41 and 40 runs respectively.
Mumbai Indians had an easy target to chase and they did it with perfection. Rohit Sharma and Yadav batted till the very end and ensured a comprehensive win for the team.
- Shubman Gill out on 9
- Lynn scores 41 runs
- Malinga takes 3 wickets
- Kolkata’s middle order fails
- Partnership between Rohit Sharma and Yadav
Turning Point of the Game
Collapse of Kolkata’s middle order was the turning point of the game.
Mumbai Indians won the match by 9 wickets.
Man of the Match
Malinga won Man of the Match award.